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