Wed., December 4, 2013 12:00pm
The nation’s rate of maternal mortality has been steadily rising, and nowhere is that increase more evident than in Georgia. Georgia has the highest...
Wed., November 27, 2013 3:14pm
Flu activity in Georgia is low right now. But after a spike in illnesses last year after Thanksgiving, state public health workers are on alert. They...
Fri., September 13, 2013 5:40am
Organizers of Georgia’s first-ever Farm to Preschool Summit Friday and Saturday hope to help educators bring local fruits and vegetables into the...
Mon., August 26, 2013 4:00am
Public health officials in Georgia are seeking public input on spending.
Thu., June 27, 2013 8:00am
Thursday is National HIV Testing Day. The state Department of Public Health is teaming up with its national partner, Greater than AIDS, and health...
Tue., June 11, 2013 11:00am
Georgia health and emergency officials are using social media to educate the public about preparing for an emergency. The Georgia Department of...
Thu., May 30, 2013 10:00am
Health officials in Georgia are warning people to be cautious when participating in health-related phone surveys. The state Department of Public...
Fri., March 22, 2013 1:04pm
State officials are taking aim at childhood obesity by getting kids more physical activity in the classroom. Department of Public Health Commissioner...
Tue., January 15, 2013 11:20am
State health officials say the number of people hospitalized with flu symptoms in metro Atlanta has soared in recent weeks, the latest sign of a...
Wed., December 5, 2012 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Public Health says the flu is hitting the state harder and earlier than in previous years. They say the early arrival of...