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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
November 08, 2019 - 9:27 am
Dr. Rashad Richey sits down with Kathy Walker, CEO and owner of TK H2O IV Hydration and Wellness to discuss the benefits of using IV Hydration and if it may be right for you. TK H2O IV Hydration & Wellness is a Hydration Drip Service that offers a variety of IV hydration and vitamin therapy...
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This Lung Cancer Awareness Month the 5K Breathe Easy Run/Walk that is being held on November 16 at Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center South in East Point
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Maria Boynton
November 06, 2019 - 12:36 pm
The Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other health agencies, are investigating the multi-state outbreak of injury to lungs associated with vaping, or e-cigarette products. As of October 31, the federal agency had identified 1,888 cases of lung injury in 49 states,...
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WAOK On Air
October 16, 2019 - 3:03 pm
Join WAOK and host Juandolyn Stokes for a special three-hour program in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. News & Talk 1380 WAOK Goes Pink - Breast Cancer Awareness Show kicks off this Monday, October 21st from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Special guests will include the following women of influence:...
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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
October 16, 2019 - 11:09 am
The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter had special guest, COO Founder and Program Director, Jo Ann Farmer-Young and Co-Owner, Barnetta J. Young on to promote their business, One Step Counseling Center. Both women met each other during their college years attending Clark Atlanta University and...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
October 16, 2019 - 9:54 am
Dr. Rashad Richey sits down with Monica Bey, a holistic approach healer to discuss the benefits of spiritual healing and her journey in healing herself and others through her practices. Monica decided to build on her innate talents by furthering her studies into energy and metaphysics and...
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Amanda Cooper
October 09, 2019 - 5:25 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A new report says more than one-third of women in four low-income countries in Africa and Asia were slapped, mocked, forcibly treated or otherwise abused during childbirth in health centers and suggests that such mistreatment occurs worldwide. The study published Wednesday in...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
September 24, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Piedmont Healthcare has hired Jo Anne Sims Hill to serve as its first executive director of diversity and inclusion. Hill speaks with Lericia Harris about the numerous opportunities available with the healthcare organization. For more information visit piedmontcareers.org/
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Lericia Harris
September 24, 2019 - 12:48 pm
“I’m responsible for ensuring Piedmont’s commitment to create a more diverse, inclusive, and engaging workforce,” stated Jo Anne Sims Hill - the first executive director of diversity and inclusion for Piedmont Healthcare . Just months into her new role, Hill is seeking to grow and expand Piedmont...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
September 24, 2019 - 12:27 pm
Dr. Rashad Richey sits down with Imara Canady, the National Director, Communications & Community Engagement and, Nicole Roebuck, the Exectuive Director of AID Atlanta to discuss upcoming AIDS Walk Atlanta & Music Festival. AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run is the Southeast’s largest community...
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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
September 17, 2019 - 1:14 pm
As we all know the brothers and sisters of the Bahamas are in crisis after the damages that Hurricane Dorian left behind. The Bahamian people are in desperate need of help. So The Movement open its studio and its heart to the people of the Bahamas. DJ Chigga, Imani Marley-Husbands, and Anastasia...
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