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
Wed., November 25, 2009 7:08pm
U.S. health officials say there’s no evidence the swine flu vaccine is caus
Tue., November 24, 2009 9:03am
A lawsuit filed against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention by a