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Study: Stress, Depression Increase Risk Of Early Death

Stress and depression can be dangerous for people with heart problems, a new study finds.

03/10/2015

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Study: Daylight Saving Time Hard For Unhealthy People

The transition to daylight saving time may be harder for unhealthy people, a new study finds.

03/09/2015

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Study: Alcohol Intake Peaks At 25

Alcohol intake peaks in early adulthood, a new study finds.

03/09/2015

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CDC: Heroin Deaths Shifting To Young, White Midwest Users

The people who die from heroin-related overdoses in the U.S. now tend to be young, white and live in the Midwest, according to a government report.

03/04/2015

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Study: People Look More Attractive After 1 Drink, But Not 2

People look good after a drink but not two, a new study finds.

03/03/2015

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Study: Peanut Eaters May Live Longer

Peanuts may help people live longer, a new study finds.

03/02/2015

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Man Having Heart Attack Claims He Was Saved By TV News Report

A Montgomery man was experiencing some fatigue and back pain at home when a news anchor told a personal story of his surprise heart disease diagnosis during his broadcast.

02/28/2015

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Millions Of Georgians Impacted By Insurance Company Data Breach

Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens says that the recent data breach and cyber-attack of Anthem Inc.’s computer system has potentially impacted more than 3.7 million Georgians who may have had their personal information compromised. Anthem […]

WAOK-AM–02/27/2015

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Cannabis Oil: “It Will Help With The Pain And Make Life A Little More Bearable”

State Representative Gloria Frazier (D-Hephzibah) is being credited with pushing to get Sickle cell anemia placed back in Georgia’s medical marijuana bill. Sickle cell would be among the 9 qualifying illnesses that are included in […]

02/27/2015

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Study: Binge Drinkers ‘Less Intelligent’

People who binge drink tend to lack intelligence, a new study finds.

02/24/2015