Hospital

Too Much Truth Exclusive: Senior Living in Friendship Tower Hospitalized

On Too Much Truth, we were saddened and disheartened to learn that Issac Brooks, a resident of Friendship Towers, was rushed to the hospital today. If you have not been following the story, Friendship Towers […]

WAOK-AM–05/15/2015

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Study: Ebola May Live On Hospital Surfaces For Days

The Ebola virus may live on hospital surfaces for up to two weeks, a new study finds.

05/06/2015

Courtesy:Northeast Georgia Health Systems

Hospital Plans To Deliver New Obstetrics Unit In Braselton

BRASELTON, GA (WAOK)-Expectant moms living in the South Hall and Braselton areas will have another option when it comes time to deliver. Gainesville-based Northeast Georgia Health System has received a certificate of need from the […]

WAOK-AM–02/03/2015

File photo of Bobbi Kristina and Whitney Houston. (Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Whitney Houston’s Daughter ‘Fighting For Her Life’

Bobbi Kristina Houston wanted to sing, act and dance like her megastar parents, Whitney Houston and R&B artist Bobby Brown.

02/03/2015

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2 Arrested After Hospital Garage Attack

Police in Savannah have arrested two suspects in an attack on a man in a hospital parking garage.

12/13/2014

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Former Hospital Employee Convicted Of Stealing Half A Million Dollars

A former payroll director for the Grady Memorial Hospital Corp. has been convicted of stealing nearly half a million dollars from the hospital.

12/09/2014

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Police: Woman Attacked By Lynx In Buckhead

Atlanta police say a woman who was attacked by a Siberian lynx in the city’s Buckhead neighborhood has been hospitalized.

12/02/2014

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Study: Hospice Patients Less Likely To Die In Hospitals

People who enroll in hospice care are five times less likely to die in hospitals and nursing homes than people who do not choose hospice, according to a new study by local researchers.

11/26/2014

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6-Year-Old Wounded After Drive-By Shooting

Atlanta police are investigating a drive-by shooting that left a 6-year-old boy hospitalized and several other people injured.

10/13/2014

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Police: Woman Was Not Trying To Shoplift When Child Was Hurt

Athens police say a woman was not trying to shoplift when she dropped her newborn son on his head in a grocery store.

10/04/2014

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