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Study: Young Girls More Likely To Become Obese If They Are Being Called ‘Fat’

According to a new study, girls who are told they are too fat by either a parent, sibling, friend, classmate, or teacher are more likely to be obese by the time they hit age 19.

04/29/2014

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Study: High-Fat Diet Sharply Increases Breast Cancer Risk

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – According to a recent study, a diet high in fat increases the risk of breast cancer. Adding foods that are high with saturated fat raises the risk of getting breast cancer […]

04/10/2014

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Is This What We Should Continue To Expect?

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about the first African American Florida Lieutenant governor, Jennifer Carroll, resigning amind allegations of criminal activity. Also, Dekalb Board of Education appointed and the make-up is the […]

WAOK-AM–03/14/2013

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Too Much Truth Recap: Black Women Are Fat Because They Want To Be

What a great discussion today!! In a recent article from Eurweb.com, *Alice Randall has written and interesting essay/article for the NY Times on fat black women. Randall notes that FOUR out of five black women […]

WAOK-AM–05/08/2012

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