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...
Sat., December 1, 2012 11:00am
Georgia health officials plan to host a HIV and AIDS Twitter chat to mark World AIDS Day today.
Fri., November 9, 2012 8:48am
The Governor's Office of Highway Safety has given the Georgia Department of Public Health $817,500. The projects are meant to offer technical...
Wed., October 3, 2012 8:00am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is giving $2.5 million to the Georgia Department of Public Health to identify HIV-positive patients...
Tue., October 2, 2012 7:00am
The Georgia Association of School Nurses and the Georgia Department of Public Health are working together to boost immunization among the state'...
Wed., June 6, 2012 12:09pm
Georgia hospitals may be required to test all newborns for congenital heart defects.
Fri., February 10, 2012 3:00pm
Residents of Monroe County are being asked to take a survey on radon. Many residents have levels considered unsafe. Uranium also making its way into...
Mon., January 2, 2012 1:44pm
Federal funding cuts mean the state likely will have to reduce the number of HIV/AIDS prevention workers this month. The state is losing nearly $4...
Mon., August 22, 2011 3:00pm
The Georgia Department of Public Health is conducting a survey of people who fish. Health officials say they've found PCB's in some fish in...