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January 28, 2015 News Headlines​

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Patients struggle to sort out networks and affiliations in a post-UPMC-Highmark world
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 28, 2015
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC

Shoveling snow in 'Blizzard of 15': Protect your rotator cuff, back
Source: Today.com
January 27, 2015
Dr. Jon Rittenberger
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Sitting Less Vs. Exercising More is Focus of New Pitt Study
Source: WESA-FM
January 27, 2015
Dr. Andrea Kriska
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Flu activity downgraded, but Pa. not out of woods yet
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
January 27, 2015
Dr. Donald Yealy
UPMC

UPMC plans changes for Presbyterian Hospital, demolition of former Children's Hospital facility
Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
January 27, 2015
Douglas Spies
UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Commission clears way for Station Square housing deal
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 28, 2015
UPMC
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian

Allegheny County Council committee recommends tax break for developer in Bakery Square
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 27, 2015
UPMC Technology Development Center

Storm Has Passed, But Winter Woes Not Behind Us
Source: KDKA-TV
January 27, 2015
Dr. Jon Rittenberger
UPMC Presbyterian

Steelers Brett Keisel open to a return in 2015
Source: Behind the Steel Curtain
January 28, 2015
UPMC Cancer Centers
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Cuddle in the huddle: 'City of Champions' by Chloe T. Barlow
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 27, 2015
UPMC

Despite some concerns, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto gets high marks for freshman year
Source: Pittsburgh City Paper
January 28, 2015
Christoria Hughes
UPMC

Concert to benefit pastor who needs liver transplant
Source: Washington Observer-Reporter
January 28, 2015
UPMC

Why This Year’s Measles Outbreak Is Concerning and May Break Records
Source: Epoch Times
January 27, 2015
Dr. Amesh Adalja
UPMC Center for Health Security

Brain Tumors Removed Through The Eye Socket In Revolutionary Operation
Source: Medical Daily
January 27, 2015
Dr. S. Tonya Stefko
UPMC

Anophthalmia Leaves Newborn With No Eyes, But Transplant Advancements May Make Seeing Possible 
Source: Medical Daily
January 27, 2015
Dr. Vijay Gorantla
University of Pittsburgh

Rabies Vaccine Fails in Rare Death
Source: Live Science
January 27, 2015
Dr. Amesh Adalja
University of Pittsburgh

Stroke Rounds: Are Loop Recorders Helpful Post MAZE?
Source: MedPage Today 
January 27, 2015
Dr. Vinay Badhwar
University of Pittsburgh

Pneumonia Raises Heart Disease Risk for Years: Study
Source: Jewish Voice
January 28, 2015
Dr. Sachin Yende

University of Pittsburgh Statins may stop spread of cancer
Source: Independent Online
January 28, 2015
Dr. Zoltan Oltvai
University of Pittsburgh

HealthPrize Technologies Forms New Board of Advisors With Five Thought Leaders From Diverse Fields
Providence Journal
January 27, 2015
Dr. Walid Gellad
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
University of Pittsburgh Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing

Flu cases decline in Erie County
Source: Erie Times-News
January 28, 2015
Dr. David Hutzel
UPMC Hamot

The Next Big Thing
Source: ACR Bulletin
January 2015
Dr. Rasu Shrestha
UPMC Technology Development Center

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