Health

(Photo Courtesy of Shanti Das)
Maria Boynton
September 13, 2018 - 1:57 pm
Shanti Das appeared to have it all. She was a music industry executive accustomed to meetings with celebrities and endless red carpets. But, what many didn't know was that Shanti was struggling with issues far deeper that singer/muscian contracts. Her father had committed suicide. Her best friend...
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July 30, 2018 - 2:39 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — U.S. Rep. John Lewis, the 78-year-old civil rights icon and veteran congressman from Georgia, was released from the hospital Sunday evening after his weekend admission for an undisclosed reason. Lewis' spokeswoman, Brenda Jones, said in an emailed statement that Lewis left the...
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Amanda Cooper
July 13, 2018 - 3:06 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a popular Kellogg’s cereal has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people in 33 states. The CDC announced Thursday that customers should avoid Honey Smacks, tweeting, “Do not eat this cereal.” The agency says...
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Too Much Truth With Derrick Boazman
June 11, 2018 - 6:58 pm
Today on Too Much Truth Derrick Boazman interviewed Taura White the Director of CareSource. What is CareSource , How can you benefit from it ? Job Fair is coming up
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Maria Boynton
June 11, 2018 - 2:06 pm
Former Ambassador and Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young is out of the hospital and resting. According to Sonjia Young, wife of the former mayor's brother, Dr. Walter Young, "He's doing much better. God is good. He's healing much better." The former ambassador fell ill last month during a visit to...
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June 08, 2018 - 4:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The past flu season was the deadliest for U.S. children in nearly a decade, health officials said Friday. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials saidthey had received reports of 172 pediatric flu deaths since October. That surpasses the 2012-2013 flu season, when there...
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Amanda Cooper
June 07, 2018 - 7:46 pm
The Georgia Medical Composite Board has suspended the medical license of local dermatologist Dr. Windell Davis-Boutte; also known as “The Dancing Doctor.” Attorney Susan Witt is representing Boutte’s former patients, says that The medical board has had evidence of allegations against Boutte for...
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Amanda Cooper
June 06, 2018 - 11:00 am
Summertime is known for friends, family, grilling and lots of outdoor fun and unfortunately, fire and sickness if precautions are not taken to prevent the later. Dekalb County Fire Captain Eric Jackson was a guest on Atlanta Up Close and provided excellent information on how to enjoy a safe and fun...
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