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GPB Hosts Dinosaur Train Family Screening For Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month and GPB helped spread the word with a special Dinosaur Train screening on April 10. “Junior Conductors Academy” is a new episode in which Buddy and his...

April 18, 2016

Dinosaur Train Covers Autism With Two Special Episodes

On Wednesday, April 6th and Thursday, April 7th, two special back-to-back episodes will air at 11:30 a.m., titled Junior Conductor’s Academy: Part One and Junior Conductor’s Academy: Part...

April 4, 2016

Your Questions About The Ebola Virus Answered

We asked you to submit your questions about the Ebola virus on-air and online and we said we would get them answered by an expert from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . GPB News...

October 14, 2014

The CDC Launches New FREE Program in Atlanta!

According to a national survey conducted by CareerBuilder.com, 37% of workers in South say they've put on weight at their current job. So, what is the solution that could not only make your employees...

April 30, 2014

Snowmageddon 2014 2.0? Be Prepared

The Internet is a great source of information… accurate or otherwise. I follow a couple of news outlets around town (including our own GPB Facebook page). This afternoon on my lunch break, I...

January 31, 2014

Baby Steps In the Fight Against Childhood Obesity

The CDC just released the nation’s latest report card on childhood obesity. For several decades, obesity rates in pre-schoolers rose. Then, from 2003-2008, there seemed to be a plateau. Now, for the...

August 9, 2013

CDC Junior Disease Detective Camp

What are your students doing this summer? (Yes I realize we’re still in the throes of winter, but now is the time to make those summer plans.) What if your students could spend some summer days...

March 8, 2013

Dr. Sandy says: Immunizations are not just for kids: Adults need them, too.

Immunizations are not just for kids: adults need them, too. Here’s why. Each year, more than 50,000 adults die from vaccine preventable diseases in the United States, proof that adults also need...

February 14, 2013

The Future Files

This month, GPB aired an original production highlighting STEM advancements around the state, The Future Files. This exciting, new series looks at the future of science, technology and medicine in a...

November 30, 2012

Steps to Prevent West Nile Virus

Ticks aren’t the only parasite to benefit from an unusually mild winter. Mosquitos are abundant this year and so is one disease in particular that they carry, West Nile. It is already the worst...

September 7, 2012

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