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U.S. health officials say middle-aged women are the fastest-growing group of people dying from drug overdoses. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

CDC: Female Drug Overdose Deaths Increased 400 Percent In Decade

U.S. health officials say middle-aged women are the fastest-growing group of people dying from drug overdoses.

07/02/2013

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The Georgia Association Of Black Women Attorneys Will Honor Founders Awards

Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys will be honoring the winners of its Founders Awards on Saturday, July 20 at GABWA’s annual fundraiser, the Glitter Gala and Auction. GABWA is focused on the enrichment and […]

WAOK-AM–06/10/2013

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Study: Women 40 Percent More Likely To Develop Mental Illness Than Men

There is a gender gap for mental illness, with females being up to 40 percent more likely to develop some type of mental health condition than their male counterparts.

05/23/2013

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Study: Women Could Live Longer Than Men Due To Better Immune System

A new study indicates that the immune systems of women may help them live longer than men do.

05/15/2013

Georgia Will Face Cal For Spot in Women’s Final Four

  SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Stanford and California were expected to settle the Spokane Regional. Nobody told Georgia. “Georgia basketball has a lot of pride within it and a lot of history behind it,” Georgia guard Jasmine James said. […]

04/01/2013

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In The Trenches…Women On The Front Line And The Dome Debate

Today on Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White, we talked about women on the front line and had the debate about the proposed new stadium for the Atlanta Falcons. Councilman Ivory Lee Young Jr. and […]

WAOK-AM–01/24/2013

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Too Much Truth Recap: Should Women Serve in Combat?

According to CBSNEWS.com, (CBS News) The U.S. Military is making one of the biggest policy changes in its history. CBS News learned Tuesday the Defense Department is lifting its ban on women serving in combat. […]

WAOK-AM–01/23/2013

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Power To Mostly White Women?

This is how Obama defines diversity! “So if you think about my first four years, the person who probably had the most influence on my foreign policy was a woman. The people who were in […]

WAOK-AM–01/15/2013

The Mo Ivory Show…The Role Of Women – 1/10

Today on The Mo Ivory Show, Mo addressed the role of woman in The White House  after Mike Huckabee’s comments that there was a lack of female representation in President Obama’s Cabinet; And on televsion, following […]

WAOK-AM–01/10/2013

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. So in honor of the cause, Larry Tinsley thought it would be appropriate to spotlight this disease that affects so many women and t heir families. So today on […]

WAOK-AM–10/21/2012

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