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Study: Elephants Comfort Each Other In Distress

A new study has found that elephants comfort each other in moment of distress.

02/20/2014

Study suggests a child's risk for obesity starts much earlier than previously believed. (Getty Images)

Study: Child Obesity Risk Starts Before School Age

Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.

01/30/2014

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Emory University Offers Counseling Service To Expectant Mothers

Emory University’s medical school has announced a new counseling service to provide information about pregnancy and early motherhood.

11/19/2013

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Best College Productions To See This Year In Atlanta

You don’t have to spend a lot of money to get a little culture and enjoy a night out at the theater in Atlanta. We have selected a few of the best college productions coming up this fall.

10/14/2013

Fewer male infants in the U.S. are being circumcised, and new research finds that nearly half of all uncircumcised males will contract a medical ailment related to their foreskin. (Getty)

Study: Men With Smaller Testicles Are Better Fathers

A new study from Emory University finds that men who tend to be a loving parent also have smaller testicles.

09/10/2013

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Study: More C-Sections Taking Place Closer To Mother’s Due Date

Not only has the nation’s high level of C-sections finally stopped rising, but more of the operations are taking place closer to the mother’s due date, a new government report found.

06/27/2013

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Emory Faculty Vote On President’s Leadership

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A faculty group at Emory University plans a vote on whether they think the school president is able to provide effective leadership after a controversial essay he wrote. Officials say faculty members […]

WAOK-AM–04/08/2013

Emory Students Upset About Possible Cuts

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC) – More than a hundred Emory University students are protesting proposed cuts, that will eliminate staff and some programs. They occupied the university’s administration building on Tuesday, until a meeting was arranged […]

WAOK-AM–12/04/2012

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Emory To Help Effort To Find Vaccine For HIV/AIDS

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) - Emory University is set to get about $7 million for its part in an intensive national effort to develop a vaccine against HIV and AIDS. The seven-year initiative is funded by the National […]

WAOK-AM–07/17/2012

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Emory Acquires Vast African American Photo Collection

ATLANTA -A rare collection of more than 10,000 photographs depicting African American life from the late 19th and early 20th centuries has been acquired by Emory University’s Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library (MARBL) from […]

WAOK-AM–06/05/2012

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