Fri., July 25, 2014 6:30am (EDT)

  • Wed., May 30, 2012 2:59pm
    New to Georgia-- the Lone Star tick, common in the state of Texas which carries a flu-like infection -- and more sightings of The Gulf Coast tick...
  • Thu., April 5, 2012 12:10pm
    Four people in Georgia have been sickened by an outbreak of salmonella which is suspected of causing illnesses in 19 states. WSB Radio reported the...
  • Fri., September 9, 2011 12:00pm
    Fewer Americans are lighting up according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control. But the south and Midwest still lead the nation in the...
  • Thu., August 18, 2011 5:10pm
    A brain-destroying amoeba is being blamed for three recent deaths in southern states. But health officials say infections are rare – and it’s been...
  • Wed., July 13, 2011 2:00pm
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta has found a drug with a 63 percent success rate in preventing the HIV virus among...
  • Fri., December 31, 2010 9:58am
    Georgia is among four southern states -- and five nationwide -- showing widespread outbreaks of the flu. But officials say so far, this season’s...
  • Mon., November 29, 2010 3:36pm
    Health officials are urging people around infants to get a whooping cough vaccine. They say the disease is not prevalent is Georgia, but there have...
  • Fri., October 1, 2010 9:00am
    Influenza season begins today. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is encouraging all people over six months of age to get vaccinated....
  • Tue., September 14, 2010 5:26pm
    So far, Georgia has accepted $163 million in stimulus funds for improving broadband internet.
  • Tue., March 30, 2010 7:00am
    There’s been an upswing in people hospitalized for swine flu in Georgia. B