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  • DeKalb teen's dream-come-true: new high-tech leg helps her walk effortlessly

    DeKalb teen's dream-come-true: new high-tech leg helps her walk effortlessly

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:57:22 GMT
    In a lot of ways, Jasmine Holliday is a pretty typical 15-year old, hanging out in her Ellenwood bedroom with her pocket pit bull terrier and best friend Coco.
    In a lot of ways, Jasmine Holliday is a pretty typical 15-year old, hanging out in her Ellenwood bedroom with her pocket pit bull terrier and best friend Coco.
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    Is it safe to kiss your pet?

    Is it safe to kiss your pet?

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:24:46 GMT
    If you’re a pet owner, you’ve probably been there. You lean down to say hello and, before you know it, your dog has planted a big wet one right on your mouth.But a UGA Vet says that “kiss” may come with a downside.
    If you’re a pet owner, you’ve probably been there. You lean down to say hello and, before you know it, your dog has planted a big wet one right on your mouth.But a UGA Vet says that “kiss” may come with a downside.
  • Sandy Springs woman struggles with Alzheimer's diagnosis at 55

    Sandy Springs woman struggles with Alzheimer's diagnosis at 55

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:42 AM EDT2014-07-24 12:42:55 GMT
    The Alzheimer’s Association estimates about 200,000 Americans are living with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, diagnosed before their 65th birthday.
    The Alzheimer’s Association estimates about 200,000 Americans are living with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, diagnosed before their 65th birthday.
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    Easy 'fat burning' recipes

    Easy 'fat burning' recipes

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:40 AM EDT2014-07-24 11:40:05 GMT
    Here are the recipes from Nancy Waldeck of the Cancer Wellness Center of Piedmont Hospital.
    Here are the recipes from Nancy Waldeck of the Cancer Wellness Center of Piedmont Hospital.
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    5 fat-burning foods you should try

    5 fat-burning foods you should try

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:19 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:19:49 GMT
    Tired of working out with no payoff, or counting calories and still not losing weight? Healthy chef Nancy Waldeck at the Family Wellness Center at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital pulled together five fat-burning foods you need to discover!
    Tired of working out with no payoff, or counting calories and still not losing weight? Healthy chef Nancy Waldeck at the Family Wellness Center at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital pulled together five fat-burning foods you need to discover!
  • Patients urged to 'partner' with caregivers & doctor

    Patients urged to 'partner' with caregivers & doctor

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-07-23 13:59:23 GMT
    One woman teamed up with her doctors and got some answers to her health problems.
    One woman teamed up with her doctors and got some answers to her health problems.
  • Doctors: read to babies early, often

    Doctors: read to babies early, often

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:08 AM EDT2014-07-17 15:08:53 GMT
    The country’s largest pediatricians group is telling parents to get reading. The American Academy of Pediatrics says reading should be an everyday ritual, beginning when your child is just a baby.
    The country’s largest pediatricians group is telling parents to get reading. The American Academy of Pediatrics says reading should be an everyday ritual, beginning when your child is just a baby.
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    New vaccines required for local middle schoolers

    New vaccines required for local middle schoolers

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 8:54 AM EDT2014-07-15 12:54:36 GMT
    Children's infectious disease specialist Dr. Andi Shane says if she could tell parents anything, it would be not to treat vaccinations like punishment, or tease kids about getting their shots.
    Children's infectious disease specialist Dr. Andi Shane says if she could tell parents anything, it would be not to treat vaccinations like punishment, or tease kids about getting their shots.
  • New moms turn to each other for support

    New moms turn to each other for support

    Monday, July 14 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-07-14 23:27:46 GMT
    Some new moms are finding help and support from each other.
    Some new moms are finding help and support from each other.
  • Peachtree runner 'unstoppable' after losing 130 pounds

    Peachtree runner 'unstoppable' after losing 130 pounds

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-07-02 21:53:16 GMT
    At 44, Tina Tait feels like she's just warming up for her new life. Nothing about her is half-way. She's all-in. She says, "I suddenly feel like I am an athlete. I never thought I could say that, but I am, and it feels great."
    At 44, Tina Tait feels like she's just warming up for her new life. Nothing about her is half-way. She's all-in. She says, "I suddenly feel like I am an athlete. I never thought I could say that, but I am, and it feels great."
  • What's staining your smile?

    What's staining your smile?

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 3:44 PM EDT2014-07-01 19:44:51 GMT
    A lot of us spend the day sipping on a cup of coffee or soda, but that habit may do a number on our smile.
    A lot of us spend the day sipping on a cup of coffee or soda, but that habit may do a number on our smile.
  • Spotting skin cancer

    Spotting skin cancer

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-07-01 19:01:55 GMT
    "The earlier you can catch it, the better off you are. Melanoma is one of the only cancers where a millimeter of disease can be fatal," says Dr. Keith Delman, a melanoma specialist at the Winship Cancer Institute.
    "The earlier you can catch it, the better off you are. Melanoma is one of the only cancers where a millimeter of disease can be fatal," says Dr. Keith Delman, a melanoma specialist at the Winship Cancer Institute.
  • Free HIV testing on Saturday

    Free HIV testing on Saturday

    Friday, June 27 2014 7:07 PM EDT2014-06-27 23:07:07 GMT
    Several locations are participating in National HIV Testing Day and will be open to the public on Saturday.
    Several locations are participating in National HIV Testing Day and will be open to the public on Saturday.
  • Patients fight cancers with heated chemotherapy

    Patients fight cancers with heated chemotherapy

    Friday, June 27 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-06-27 21:43:52 GMT
    Cancers in the abdominal cavity can be difficult to treat. But, a new form of heated chemotherapy may help patients like Venus Lopez.
    Cancers in the abdominal cavity can be difficult to treat. But, a new form of heated chemotherapy may help patients like Venus Lopez.
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    Burned: Teen shares cooking dangers

    Burned: Teen shares cooking dangers

    Monday, June 23 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-06-23 21:52:13 GMT
    Lauren Davis is 14, a competitive cheerleader, and a smart kid, who learned a very tough lesson. Wearing a black compression glove that covers her badly burned left hand, she says, “I learned to never leave the kitchen while you're cooking. It happened very fast."
    Lauren Davis is 14, a competitive cheerleader, and a smart kid, who learned a very tough lesson. Wearing a black compression glove that covers her badly burned left hand, she says, “I learned to never leave the kitchen while you're cooking. It happened very fast."
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    Exploring research studies and clinical trials

    Exploring research studies and clinical trials

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-06-18 22:58:48 GMT
    A couple of years ago, when her cancer drugs stopped working as well as they had been, her doctor mentioned a clinical trial for a then-experimental medication, called Pomalidomide.
    A couple of years ago, when her cancer drugs stopped working as well as they had been, her doctor mentioned a clinical trial for a then-experimental medication, called Pomalidomide.
  • Crowdfunding fertility treatments

    Crowdfunding fertility treatments

    Monday, June 16 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-06-16 22:15:06 GMT
    Couples are turning to an online “village” for help paying for expensive fertility treatments.
    .Couples are turning to an online “village” for help paying for expensive fertility treatments.
  • Father and son make long journey to find healing

    Father and son make long journey to find healing

    Friday, June 13 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-06-14 01:00:12 GMT
    It's become so familiar, this father-son ritual. Russell Teasley has been bringing 11-month-old "RJ" to the AFLAC Cancer Center at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta once a week for six months now.
    It's become so familiar, this father-son ritual. Russell Teasley has been bringing 11-month-old "RJ" to the AFLAC Cancer Center at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta once a week for six months now.

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    Are you taking too many pills?

    Are you taking too many pills?

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 8:13 AM EDT2014-06-10 12:13:00 GMT
    A recent study founding nearly half of Americans have taken at least one prescription drug in the 30 days, and that includes 1 in 4 kids.
    A recent study founding nearly half of Americans have taken at least one prescription drug in the 30 days, and that includes 1 in 4 kids.
  • Gainesville girl gets 'second' second chance with double transplant

    Gainesville girl gets 'second' second chance with double transplant

    Monday, June 9 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-06-09 22:52:18 GMT
    Two years after her transplanted heart began to fail, doctors have finally found 23-year old Kayla Montiel a new heart.
    Two years after her transplanted heart began to fail, doctors have finally found 23-year old Kayla Montiel a new heart.
  • Young people miss signs of stroke

    Young people miss signs of stroke

    Monday, June 9 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-06-09 18:31:30 GMT
    At 41, Prince Quire looks like a very healthy guy. So, what happened after a pickup game of basketball caught him off guard.
    At 41, Prince Quire looks like a very healthy guy. So, what happened after a pickup game of basketball caught him off guard.
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    Toddlers and Tablets

    Toddlers and Tablets

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 7:40 AM EDT2014-06-03 11:40:47 GMT
    With a few swipes, Dr. Julie Pace's son is playing his favorite computer game, on a tablet so intuitive, nobody had to show him how it works.
    With a few swipes, Dr. Julie Pace's son is playing his favorite computer game, on a tablet so intuitive, nobody had to show him how it works.
  • Mother of drowned boy warns parents: Never assume child is being watched

    Mother of drowned boy warns parents: Never assume child is being watched

    Monday, June 2 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-06-02 22:15:32 GMT
    A Gainesville mother is sharing her story of heartbreak and loss after her young son drowns.
    A Gainesville mother is sharing her story of heartbreak and loss after her young son drowns.
  • Fox News anchor shares his son's heart journey in new book

    Fox News anchor shares his son's heart journey in new book

    Friday, May 30 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-05-30 22:25:15 GMT
    When Fox News anchor Bret Baier and his wife Amy welcomed their first child into the world, they found themselves facing so much uncertainty. Their son has a series of complicated heart problems, and would face years of surgeries, if he survived.
    When Fox News anchor Bret Baier and his wife Amy welcomed their first child into the world, they found themselves facing so much uncertainty. Their son has a series of complicated heart problems, and would face years of surgeries, if he survived.
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    Protect your eyes in the summer sun

    Protect your eyes in the summer sun

    Thursday, May 29 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-05-29 18:04:36 GMT
    Will Underwood has spent years out in the sun, watching Buckhead baseball, coaching his sons' teams,growing up along the ocean.
    Will Underwood has spent years out in the sun, watching Buckhead baseball, coaching his sons' teams,growing up along the ocean.
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    Tackling Sibling Rivalry

    Tackling Sibling Rivalry

    Thursday, May 29 2014 9:42 AM EDT2014-05-29 13:42:39 GMT
    Are you all grown up and still competing with your siblings? You’re not alone! But – even if you’ve been feuding for years, it is possible to make peace.
    Are you all grown up and still competing with your siblings? You’re not alone! But – even if you’ve been feuding for years, it is possible to make peace.
  • Expert: Many myths, misconceptions about infertility

    Expert: Many myths, misconceptions about infertility

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 9:53 AM EDT2014-05-27 13:53:06 GMT
    You've heard the advice: stop worrying about getting pregnant, just relax, be patient, take a vacation. But fertility specialist Dr. Desiree McCarthy-Keith of Georgia Reproductive Specialists says infertility isn't a waiting game, it's a medical problem.
    You've heard the advice: stop worrying about getting pregnant, just relax, be patient, take a vacation. But fertility specialist Dr. Desiree McCarthy-Keith of Georgia Reproductive Specialists says infertility isn't a waiting game, it's a medical problem.
  • Tennessee boy with Autism communicates with yard sale play mat

    Tennessee boy with Autism communicates with yard sale play mat

    Monday, May 26 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-05-26 21:03:26 GMT
    Imagine a boy, not yet three years old, who is able to speak and do math, but he’s never said a word. This is the case of Rylan Kirksey, a Tennessee boy diagnosed with severe low-functioning Autism.
    Imagine a boy, not yet three years old, who is able to speak and do math, but he’s never said a word. This is the case of Rylan Kirksey, a Tennessee boy diagnosed with severe low-functioning Autism.

  • To lose weight, lose your skinny jeans!

    To lose weight, lose your skinny jeans!

    Friday, May 23 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-05-23 22:09:42 GMT
    Cece Olisa, 30, has struggled with her weight her entire life. She says, “I was probably 12 when the idea of dieting and losing weight came into the picture."
    Cece Olisa, 30, has struggled with her weight her entire life. She says, “I was probably 12 when the idea of dieting and losing weight came into the picture."
  • Helping pregnant women cope with anxiety

    Helping pregnant women cope with anxiety

    Wednesday, May 21 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-05-21 22:27:20 GMT
    Pregnancy can be an anxious time for women. For Carey Lamphier, who was diagnosed as a child with an anxiety disorder, it was especially tough.
    Pregnancy can be an anxious time for women. For Carey Lamphier, who was diagnosed as a child with an anxiety disorder, it was especially tough.
  • Stressed out teens

    Stressed out teens

    Tuesday, May 20 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-05-20 22:02:39 GMT
    You may think being a teen is easy, but the American Psychological Association says many teens are just as stressed as their parents.
    You may think being a teen is easy, but the American Psychological Association says many teens are just as stressed as their parents.
  • Dog bites: important warning signs

    Dog bites: important warning signs

    Monday, May 19 2014 7:16 PM EDT2014-05-19 23:16:10 GMT
    In 11 years of working with dogs, Kate Johnson has gotten very good at reading their body language. What she sees in a now viral home surveillance video of a dog attacking a young boy makes her skin crawl.
    In 11 years of working with dogs, Kate Johnson has gotten very good at reading their body language. What she sees in a now viral home surveillance video of a dog attacking a young boy makes her skin crawl.
  • Faith and fitness

    Faith and fitness

    Monday, May 19 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-05-19 22:23:15 GMT
    Drop by Peachtree Presbyterian on Sunday morning, and you're going to see a typical church: the choir, the congregation, and Senior Pastor Victor Pentz up in the pulpit. But drop by The Gym here, and you'll see the same pastor, sweating it out in a workout class.
    Drop by Peachtree Presbyterian on Sunday morning, and you're going to see a typical church: the choir, the congregation, and Senior Pastor Victor Pentz up in the pulpit. But drop by The Gym here, and you'll see the same pastor, sweating it out in a workout class.
  • 500 airline passengers possibly exposed to MERS

    500 airline passengers possibly exposed to MERS

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-05-14 20:55:17 GMT
    It is a major task: find and alert about 500 United States airline travelers from 34 different states they may have been exposed to a deadly new respiratory virus coming out of the Middle East, known as MERS.
    It is a major task: find and alert about 500 United States airline travelers from 34 different states they may have been exposed to a deadly new respiratory virus coming out of the Middle East, known as MERS.
  • Snake Bite Season Warming Up in Georgia

    Snake Bite Season Warming Up in Georgia

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 9:30 AM EDT2014-05-13 13:30:55 GMT
    It’s only mid-May, but the Georgia Poison Center is already getting calls about snake bites.
    It’s only mid-May, but the Georgia Poison Center is already getting calls about snake bites.
  • Kayla's journey on transplant list

    Kayla's journey on transplant list

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-05-07 23:09:12 GMT
    Kayla Montiel is 23, and in limbo. In the world of heart transplants, the Gainesville college student is what's known as a "1-A." She explains, “1A is the top of the transplant list." Her cardiologist Dr. Robert Cole says, “To be a 1-A you have to be sick enough to be in the intensive care unit."
    Kayla Montiel is 23, and in limbo. In the world of heart transplants, the Gainesville college student is what's known as a "1-A." She explains, “1A is the top of the transplant list." Her cardiologist Dr. Robert Cole says, “To be a 1-A you have to be sick enough to be in the intensive care unit."
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    Allergy Sufferers Give Themselves Shots At Home

    Allergy Sufferers Give Themselves Shots At Home

    Tuesday, May 6 2014 10:38 AM EDT2014-05-06 14:38:44 GMT
    While “do-it-yourself” allergy shots may be a lot more convenient, Peachtree Allergy and Asthma Clinic's Dr. Carol Wiggins says they're not safe.
    While “do-it-yourself” allergy shots may be a lot more convenient, Peachtree Allergy and Asthma Clinic's Dr. Carol Wiggins says they're not safe.
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    Special Olympics: The heart of Justin Jr

    Special Olympics: The heart of Justin Jr

    Monday, May 5 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-05-05 22:50:46 GMT
    Justin has earned at least 20 medals, many of the gold. But there is one award that stands out. He says, “I look back at that one race, I helped that kid."
    Justin has earned at least 20 medals, many of the gold. But there is one award that stands out. He says, “I look back at that one race, I helped that kid."
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    Eat for the Test!

    Eat for the Test!

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:48 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:48:58 GMT
    If you want your student to test well, Cheryl Williams, a registered dietitian with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta says breakfast is the most important meal.
    If you want your student to test well, Cheryl Williams, a registered dietitian with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta says breakfast is the most important meal.
  • Spinal cord injury won't slow this young ballerina

    Spinal cord injury won't slow this young ballerina

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:28 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:28:21 GMT
    The small dance classroom is filled with about a dozen eager children. And, right out of the gate, it's pretty obvious Jenna Proctor is no wallflower.
    The small dance classroom is filled with about a dozen eager children. And, right out of the gate, it's pretty obvious Jenna Proctor is no wallflower.
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    Helping teens when their college choice says "NO"

    Helping teens when their college choice says "NO"

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:17 AM EDT2014-04-15 14:17:59 GMT
    For many teens, the college application process is their first real taste of a the high-stakes, high pressure world of adulthood.
    For many teens, the college application process is their first real taste of a the high-stakes, high pressure world of adulthood.
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    New Calculator Estimates Your Hearts Real Age

    New Calculator Estimates Your Hearts Real Age

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:49 AM EDT2014-04-09 11:49:27 GMT
    You know how old you are, but how old is your heart? A new heart risk calculator created by the Joint British Societies may give you a wakeup call.
    You know how old you are, but how old is your heart? A new heart risk calculator created by the Joint British Societies may give you a wakeup call.
  • Baby Silas turns 1

    Baby Silas turns 1

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-04-08 15:52:44 GMT
    Four months ago today Silas Huffman received his new heart! What an incredible, powerful day at Children's Healthcare of Right now Silas is enjoying a little beach time in Florida with his sisters.
    Four months ago today Silas Huffman received his new heart! What an incredible, powerful day at Children's Healthcare of Right now Silas is enjoying a little beach time in Florida with his sisters.
  • Girl, 6, a 'pro' at managing her hard contact lenses

    Girl, 6, a 'pro' at managing her hard contact lenses

    Monday, March 31 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-03-31 23:02:37 GMT
    When Briana was four, she wanted to put in her contacts on her own. So, that's what she does.
    When Briana was four, she wanted to put in her contacts on her own. So, that's what she does.
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    Headed for a workout? Stretch before you sweat.

    Headed for a workout? Stretch before you sweat.

    Thursday, March 27 2014 10:30 AM EDT2014-03-27 14:30:18 GMT
    If you want to avoid an aching back and creaky knees, Dr. Amadeus Mason, Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at Emory Sports Medicine says stretch before you sweat.  
    If you want to avoid an aching back and creaky knees, Dr. Amadeus Mason, Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at Emory Sports Medicine says stretch before you sweat.  
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    Slimming down your Southern Cooking

    Slimming down your Southern Cooking

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-03-25 21:15:22 GMT
    We love our Southern cooking: fried chicken, mac and cheese, collard greens. You don't have to give up your Southern staples to get healthier.
    We love our Southern cooking: fried chicken, mac and cheese, collard greens. You don't have to give up your Southern staples to get healthier.
  • Injured drummer makes comeback with artificial arm

    Injured drummer makes comeback with artificial arm

    Monday, March 24 2014 9:39 PM EDT2014-03-25 01:39:39 GMT
    Jason Barnes has been playing drums for years, but this Kennesaw State University concert feels like a new beginning. He says, "It's almost like playing my first show again, you know?" That's because
    Jason Barnes was electrocuted, losing his right arm. But thanks to a scientific marvel and a determined spirit, Jason plays on to a packed house.
  • Understanding personalized medicine

    Understanding personalized medicine

    Friday, March 21 2014 9:55 AM EDT2014-03-21 13:55:19 GMT
    At 62, Chris Berrier considers herself pretty healthy, but the retired Lilburn nurse sometimes feels like she's looking over her shoulder.
    At 62, Chris Berrier considers herself pretty healthy, but the retired Lilburn nurse sometimes feels like she's looking over her shoulder.
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    Give your pantry a makeover

    Give your pantry a makeover

    Friday, March 21 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-03-21 13:52:30 GMT
    So what healthy staples should you have in your pantry? A registered dietitian with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta suggests a few basics.
    So what healthy staples should you have in your pantry? A registered dietitian with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta suggests a few basics.
  • Healing hands: the power of touch

    Healing hands: the power of touch

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-03-19 21:59:45 GMT
    Each year, thousands of Georgia babies born prematurely spend their first few months of life in a neonatal intensive care unit, or NICU.
    Each year, thousands of Georgia babies born prematurely spend their first few months of life in a neonatal intensive care unit, or NICU.
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    Shop Smarter

    Shop Smarter

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 9:24 AM EDT2014-03-18 13:24:19 GMT
    Monica Griffin, a registered dietitian with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, volunteered to share her grocery store secrets and help FOX 5 viewers "shop smarter."
    Monica Griffin, a registered dietitian with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, volunteered to share her grocery store secrets and help FOX 5 viewers "shop smarter."
  • Stuck at your desk? Get a workplace makeover!

    Stuck at your desk? Get a workplace makeover!

    Thursday, March 13 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-03-13 16:44:29 GMT
    Your job may be taking a hidden toll on your health. A recent report found sitting all day long is just as dangerous to your health as smoking cigarettes.
    Your job may be taking a hidden toll on your health. A recent report found sitting all day long is just as dangerous to your health as smoking cigarettes.
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    Don't Panic! Simple tips for calling 911

    Don't Panic! Simple tips for calling 911

    Tuesday, February 25 2014 9:07 AM EST2014-02-25 14:07:59 GMT
    "9-1-1: What's your emergency?" Is a simple question. But Cliveita Caesar knows, in the heat of the moment, answering isn't so easy.
    "9-1-1: What's your emergency?" Is a simple question. But Cliveita Caesar knows, in the heat of the moment, answering isn't so easy.
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    Baby saved by Therapeutic Hypothermia treatment

    Baby saved by Therapeutic Hypothermia treatment

    Friday, February 21 2014 6:34 PM EST2014-02-21 23:34:02 GMT
    It was a terrifying few minutes in a Texas delivery room. Taylar Nelson could see her baby, Genesis Davis, was showing no signs of life.
    It was a terrifying few minutes in a Texas delivery room. Taylar Nelson could see her baby, Genesis Davis, was showing no signs of life.
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    STUDY: Hair relaxers raise black women's risk of fibroids

    STUDY: Hair relaxers raise black women's risk of fibroids

    Tuesday, January 21 2014 9:10 AM EST2014-01-21 14:10:10 GMT
    At Hair Rox Salon in College Park, owner Dana Roxette has witnessed a kind of hair "revolution." Ten years ago, she says, 95% of her African-American clients chemically-relaxed their hair. Today, only
    At Hair Rox Salon in College Park, owner Dana Roxette has witnessed a kind of hair "revolution." Ten years ago, she says, 95% of her African-American clients chemically-relaxed their hair. Today, only
  • I-Team: Seniors more apt to see good, be victims of bad

    I-Team: Seniors more apt to see good, be victims of bad

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 6:43 AM EST2014-01-08 11:43:04 GMT
    It's unfortunate, but happens all too often. More and more, senior citizens find themselves of predatory scams. But, why?
    It's unfortunate, but happens all too often. More and more, senior citizens find themselves of predatory scams. But, why?
  • Gadgets and posture

    Gadgets and posture

    Tuesday, December 17 2013 8:05 AM EST2013-12-17 13:05:01 GMT
    You could call it "gadgetitis," we're spending hours every day on our cell phones and laptops.   Over time, that could lead to real pain in he neck says Emory Internist Dr. Sharon Horesh Bergquist.
    You could call it "gadgetitis," we're spending hours every day on our cell phones and laptops.   Over time, that could lead to real pain in he neck says Emory Internist Dr. Sharon Horesh Bergquist.
  • Hotline offers free advice to new mothers

    Hotline offers free advice to new mothers

    Monday, December 9 2013 4:34 PM EST2013-12-09 21:34:08 GMT
    A new, free-of-charge service gets you the answers you need to have stress-free pregnancy. The program is a service of the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Emory University.
    A new, free-of-charge service gets you the answers you need to have stress-free pregnancy. The program is a service of the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Emory University.
  • What Obamacare's 'individual mandate' means for you

    What Obamacare's 'individual mandate' means for you

    Opening of the Obamacare health insurance exchanges on October 1 marks the starting gun for the law's implementation, which is the biggest overhaul of the nation's health care system since Medicare in 1966.
    Opening of the Obamacare health insurance exchanges on October 1 marks the starting gun for the law's implementation, which is the biggest overhaul of the nation's health care system since Medicare in 1966.
  • CAFFEINE WITHDRAWAL: Symptoms classified as mental disorder

    CAFFEINE WITHDRAWAL: Symptoms classified as mental disorder

    Monday, June 3 2013 7:28 PM EDT2013-06-03 23:28:08 GMT
    Most people crave a pick-me-up every now and again, but the crash that can follow a an energy drink, soda or cup of coffee may be more harmful than previously thought.
    Most people crave a pick-me-up every now and again, but the crash that can follow a an energy drink, soda or cup of coffee may be more harmful than previously thought.
  • Study: Support system works best when trying to lose weight

    Study: Support system works best when trying to lose weight

    Friday, March 22 2013 6:42 AM EDT2013-03-22 10:42:07 GMT
    There are so many diet plan options out there that it's hard to know which ones work, and which ones don't.
    There are so many diet plan options out there that it's hard to know which ones work, and which ones don't. A new study, funded in part by the National Institutes for Health, looked at three different ways to diet. The winner – Weight Watchers -- surprised even them.
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