Tue., January 29, 2013 9:02am
The Fulton County Department of Health and Wellness has investigated several outbreaks of the gastrointestinal disease associated with food service establishments in the county, which is home to Atlanta.
Fri., January 25, 2013 4:03pm
In his final state of the university speech Thursday, University of Georgia President Michael Adams called for creating a College of Fine Arts and a School of Marine Science. He also said Georgia needs to expand doctor training and biomedical research by the state’s public universities.
Sat., January 19, 2013 12:00pm
Emory University's cancer center has received $10 million in gifts to fund a center for breast cancer research and treatment.
Thu., January 17, 2013 8:41am
Leading Georgia Senate officials say they expect the Senate to pass Gov. Nathan Deal's proposal for a new Medicaid financing scheme that will spare lawmakers from voting directly on a tax. Senators are expected to debate it Thursday after Deal addresses a joint session of the General Assembly.
Sat., January 5, 2013 3:00pm
Hospital officials in Savannah are restricting visitation because of a rise in the number of flu cases in the area.
Tue., December 25, 2012 3:00pm
University of Georgia researchers are developing a method to use a virus linked to illnesses in dogs to deliver vaccines to humans.
Tue., December 25, 2012 10:00am
A state judge has temporarily suspended a Georgia law banning abortions for women who are beyond 20 weeks pregnant.
Tue., December 18, 2012 11:00am
Piedmont Healthcare and WellStar Health System have announced plans to launch a variety of insurance products in 2014 for Piedmont and WellStar employees and their relatives. The health systems will operate their new insurance company as a joint venture for-profit enterprise.
Thu., December 13, 2012 1:00pm
Health officials say students at an east Georgia high school will continue to be tested for tuberculosis after the holidays as a precaution.
Thu., December 13, 2012 8:53am
Georgia Health Sciences Health System officials announced Wednesday that visitation has been restricted to friends and family over the age of 17. In a release, hospital officials cite a rise in flu cases among school-aged children as a reason behind the age restriction.