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Wellness

Everybody Walk! Kaiser Permanente Cop. Run-Walk and Fitness Prog.

Everybody Walk! Kaiser Permanente Cop. Run-Walk and Fitness Prog.Everybody Walk! Kaiser Permanente Cop. Run-Walk and Fitness Prog.
  • Wellness
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Life

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid - Feeding children this summer

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid - Feeding children this summerWith a demand of up to 400 lunches per day in some areas, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid depends on support from the community
  • Life
  • 6 months ago
Austell

Austell mayor wants to pay employees to exercise

Austell mayor wants to pay employees to exerciseAustell Mayor Joe Jerkins wants to pay city employees $5 for each day they exercise one hour at the city's 24-hour gym.
  • Austell
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
Health

Where to turn for help for sex trafficking victims

Where to turn for help for sex trafficking victimsWhile the two young girls rescued from that DeKalb County apartment are safe, they have a long road ahead of them. 11Alive’s Kaitlyn Ross looked into what comes next in getting them help they need.
  • Health
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
Health

Rare disease could turn boy into 'mannequin'

Rare disease could turn boy into 'mannequin'Three-year-old Jarvis Budd is one of just 13 people in Australia to suffer from a rare disease called fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, or "human mannequin disease."
  • Health
  • 1 week ago
Health

How long will you live? Try the Sitting Rising Test

How long will you live? Try the Sitting Rising TestNo time for exercise? Too busy to eat right? What kind of a toll is it all taking on your health?
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Surgeon: We could transplant human head in 2017

Surgeon: We could transplant human head in 2017Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero said in 2013 that surgery to transplant a human head would be possible soon.
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Test to help determine how long you'll live

Test to help determine how long you'll liveNo time for exercise? Too busy to eat right? What kind of a toll is it all taking on your health?
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Money

It's official: the mosquito wristband is a fraud

It's official: the mosquito wristband is a fraudThe Federal Trade Commission has charged the makers of a mosquito wristband with making deceptive, unsubstantiated claims.
  • Money
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Decatur

Vigil held for DeKalb County teen who died of meningococcemia

Vigil held for DeKalb County teen who died of meningococcemiaA Lane County public health official says a former standout athlete from DeKalb County died of meningococcemia.
  • Decatur
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Health

Peanut allergy warning: Traces found in ground spice, FDA says

Peanut allergy warning: Traces found in ground spice, FDA saysHundreds of products are being pulled from store shelves after traces of peanut were found in ground cumin spice — a life-threatening danger to some people with peanut allergies.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks ago
Education

Fight back against disappearing recess

Fight back against disappearing recessKids in Atlanta are only spending 3% of their day playing because school districts across Georgia have slashed recess time.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks ago
Health

Years after loss, mom urges parents to vaccinate kids

Years after loss, mom urges parents to vaccinate kidsAs the measles outbreak prompts renewed debate about the importance of vaccine requirements for children, one Seattle mom is sharing her story of losing her first-born son to a disease that's now preventable.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

Hidden heart disease a stroke risk for younger women

Hidden heart disease a stroke risk for younger womenPam Mace was a healthy nurse who enjoyed golfing, skydiving, and running twice a day, but when she developed stroke-like symptoms at only 37, she struggled to get medical answers for a year.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Health

Routine trip to dentist saves girl's life

Routine trip to dentist saves girl's lifeA routine dental checkup saved the life of a young Oklahoma girl when her hygienist spots something unusual.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks ago
Health

Werewolf Diet | Why it could actually work

Werewolf Diet | Why it could actually workIt's the newest celebrity diet, so we break down why the werewolf diet could work.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks ago
Moments

Couple married 74 years keeps love in their hearts

Couple married 74 years keeps love in their heartsThanks to an innovative heart procedure, Raymond and Mazie are keeping love alive well into their 90's.
  • Moments
  • 3 weeks ago
Mornings

Does the Werewolf Diet work?

Does the Werewolf Diet work?Celebrities are basing their dieting on the moon's cycle. So does this so-called Werewolf Diet actually shed pounds?
  • Mornings
  • 3 weeks ago
Health

Brotox: Growing number of men opting in for Botox

Brotox: Growing number of men opting in for BotoxIt's a twist on the popular cosmetic procedure: brotox, which is Botox for men.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Mornings

More men opting for 'Brotox'

More men opting for 'Brotox'A growing number of men are deciding to receive Botox injections.
  • Mornings
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

Panel could scrap advice on dietary cholesterol

Panel could scrap advice on dietary cholesterolLongstanding advice about avoiding cholesterol for heart health may be on the way out.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

DeKalb County checking schools for vaccine infractions

DeKalb County checking schools for vaccine infractionsDeKalb County health officials say they were unaware that a local elementary school was out of compliance when it comes to state vaccination records until 11Alive News reported state statistics Tuesday.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

DeKalb County checking schools for vaccine infractions

DeKalb County checking schools for vaccine infractionsDeKalb County health officials say they were unaware that a local elementary school was out of compliance when it comes to state vaccination records until 11Alive News reported state statistics Tuesday.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

Measles patient discharged from Atlanta hospital

Measles patient discharged from Atlanta hospitalState health officials are working to contain the measles to just one case in Georgia. The highly contagious disease has now hit 18 states.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

Report: Anthem customers should do 5 things following data breach

Report: Anthem customers should do 5 things following data breachThe massive data breach at Anthem, the parent company of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia, has sent scammers into high gear.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

Brotox Promo

Brotox PromoJennifer Leslie's Brotox report airs Thursday morning on Atlanta Alive at 5:45
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

New type of food allergy causing concern

New type of food allergy causing concernA new type of food allergy is showing up more and doctors don't yet know why.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago