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07/16/2018

Doctor’s Strength Stems from Bravery of Patients

07/16/2018

Doctor’s Strength Stems from Bravery of Patients

Dr. Maria Udrea is an OB/GYN with offices throughout the region, and her approach to patient care is unique to everyone.

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07/15/2018

Nurse Takes Charge of Her Struggle with Obesity

07/15/2018

Nurse Takes Charge of Her Struggle with Obesity

Laura Mae is a nurse at Jefferson Hospital who, over the past 15 years, had been steadily gaining weight. “Suddenly I realized woah, this is bad.

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07/14/2018

Foot surgery turns out to be worth the wait

07/14/2018

Foot surgery turns out to be worth the wait

Betsy had been doing her best to tolerate foot pain for years, but the discomfort had gotten to the point where walking comfortably or wearing shoes were get […]

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07/13/2018

Perseverance delivers a healthy baby girl

07/13/2018

Perseverance delivers a healthy baby girl

When Amie gave birth to Carlie at West Penn Hospital in May of this year, Amie fell in love instantly with her new baby girl.

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07/12/2018

Heart transplant means more time with great grandkids

07/12/2018

Heart transplant means more time with great grandkids

Bonnie Stapes is a mother, grandmother, and great grandmother to a large and tight knit family who go above and beyond for each other.

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07/11/2018

Tiny treasure takes on new job as big sister

07/11/2018

Tiny treasure takes on new job as big sister

When Bethany was 20 weeks into her second pregnancy, she and her husband received some surprising news.

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07/10/2018

Information is a powerful tool to manage celiac disease

07/10/2018

Information is a powerful tool to manage celiac disease

Julie was diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) over 20 years ago when she was in high school, and had always blamed her digestive issues on this con […]

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07/09/2018

Successful surgery leads to a great surprise

07/09/2018

Successful surgery leads to a great surprise

Amanda was referred to Allegheny Health Network by a friend after she began to experience symptoms similar to endometriosis, which she had surgery for 8 year […]

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07/08/2018

Research leads to dancing three weeks after surgery

07/08/2018

Research leads to dancing three weeks after surgery

Sherry has worked in the medical profession for her whole adult life.

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07/07/2018

Midwives offer natural birth in hospital setting

07/07/2018

Midwives offer natural birth in hospital setting

Luda had just delivered her baby daughter, Veronica, naturally.

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07/06/2018

Being at her best helps her help others

07/06/2018

Being at her best helps her help others

Joan was working as a clinical social worker when she realized her depression and anxiety were getting the best of her.

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07/05/2018

Pregnancy carries double the stress

07/05/2018

Pregnancy carries double the stress

When Maggie learned she was pregnant with twins, she was ecstatic. But she was also nervous.

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07/16/2018
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2570 Haymaker Road
Monroeville, PA 15146

Getting Ready For Breastfeeding
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07/18/2018
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4800 Friendship Avenue
Pittsburgh PA 15224

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07/18/2018
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07/20/2018
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2570 Haymaker Road
Monroeville, PA 15146