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File photo of a person looking at frozen foods in a grocery store. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC: 24 E. Coli Illnesses Linked To Frozen Foods

Health officials say at least 24 people have become sick from an outbreak of E. coli infections linked to frozen snack foods marketed to children.

03/29/2013

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Researchers: Kids Likely To Eat The Way Mothers Did During Pregnancy

A new study suggests that good eating habits start in the womb.

02/19/2013

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Study: First-Born Children At Greater Risk Of Developing Diabetes

Researchers at the University of Auckland in New Zealand have learned that first-born children are at greater risk of developing diabetes.

02/13/2013

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President Obama Expected To Visit Learning Center In Decatur

ATLANTA (AP) — A spokeswoman for a suburban Atlanta school system says excitement is building as President Obama plans to visit an early childhood learning center there. Decatur City Schools spokeswoman Courtney Burnett says Obama […]

WAOK-AM–02/11/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Do Kids Need Their Own Music?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: If you’ve ever seen a newborn in a onesie emblazoned with a […]

01/25/2013

In the past decade, more than 40 percent of children who died from the flu were previously healthy children.  (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC: Flu Kills Nearly 30 Kids So Far This Season

Nine more children or teens have died of the flu, bringing the nation’s total this flu season to 29, health officials reported Friday.

01/18/2013

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4 Children Dead After Fire Outside Atlanta

Authorities say four children, including an infant, are dead after a house fire in the Atlanta area.

01/09/2013

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Community Activists Meet To Stop Gang Violence

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) —Community activists met over the weekend to talk about ways to end gang violence. The meeting was held at Victory Outreach Church on Metropolitan Parkway and was spearheaded by WAOK Talk Show host […]

WAOK-AM–12/10/2012

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Survey: Sex Makes Adults Happier Than Having Children

When asked about what makes them happiest, a group of adults participating in a survey ranked sex at the top of the list.

11/21/2012

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Study: 5-Year-Old Children Think They Are Too Fat

A new study has found that elementary school children are concerned about their appearance in bathing suits.

11/04/2012

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