Healthcare

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What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?

With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?

09/18/2014

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A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic Violence

Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.

09/17/2014

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Is Your Handshake As Dangerous As Smoking?

A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it’s time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.

05/22/2014

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacteria that is resistant to many of the strongest antibiotics, and although recent prevalence has been limited to hospitals and nursing homes, a new study of 161 New York City residents who contracted the MRSA infections finds that the these people’s homes were “major reservoirs” for the bacteria strains. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Study: Antibiotic-Resistant MRSA ‘Superbug’ Found In US Homes

An anti-biotic resistant “superbug” that has long affected hospitals and other health-care locations around the world has now found a new “reservoir” location: inside U.S. homes.

04/22/2014

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Keepin’ It Real with Rev. Al Sharpton: Young Adults and Obamacare

On today’s show Reverend Al Sharpton picked up last week’s discussion on the Affordable Care Act also known as “Obamacare,” and strongly encouraged Americans to get registered. The March 31st deadline for open enrollment is […]

WAOK-AM–03/19/2014

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Sisters In Law w/Attorney Janice Mathis: Making The Moral And Economic Case For The Affordable Care Act

Today WAOK held a discussion on the Affordable Care Act deadline that’s quickly approaching. The Affordable Care Act – also know as Obamacare – is a piece of legislation that enables many American to secure […]

WAOK-AM–03/17/2014

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The Sidney Wood Show (Aired 12/28/2013): Listener Appreciation Saturday Edition

On today’s show, Sidney invited several dedicated listeners into the studio to discuss various topics of their own choice. This delightful conversation went from President Obama’s ‘letter grade’ to the role of the ‘black woman’. […]

WAOK-AM–01/01/2014

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The Biggest Radio Show On Radio – Three Mics, One Cause

Join us on Thursday, November 14, as CBS Radio talents from V-103, Atlanta SportsRadio 92-9 The Game and WAOK will broadcast live from Children’s Egleston in the cafeteria from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.!

92.9 The Game–11/07/2013

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Grady Health System: Videos

This content is provided and sponsored by: Grady Health System ____________________________________________________ Most Atlantans know Grady for its trauma and emergency services. You’ve seen Grady ambulances on scene and Grady surgeons on television during local disasters. […]

10/11/2013

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The Sidney Wood Show: The Hip Hop Doc Joins Us In The Studio

Congratulations President Obama! Today Americans can apply online for Obamacare, but today is also the day the government shutdown for the first time in 17 years! The Hip Hop Doc, Dr. M.J. Collier, joined us in […]

WAOK-AM–10/01/2013

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