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Doctor Claims That Dogs Understand What Humans Say To Them

Dr. Greg Berns of Emory University wants to prove that a dog really does understand what its owner is saying to them.

07/22/2014

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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

The baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.  (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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