Fri., March 8, 2013 1:29am
Thursday was a relatively quiet day at the state capitol on so-called "Crossover Day" when compared to previous years. On the 30th day of each year's 40-day legisltive session both the House and Senate often convene late into the night to debate bills that haven't yet been voted on by either chamber.
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.
Mon., February 20, 2012 1:00pm
A University of Georgia researcher is close to developing the first ever Chagas disease vaccine for pets that will help prevent the spread of the disease to humans. Rick Tarleton used a five-year, $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to look into the deadly parasitic infection that is the single most common cause of congestive heart failure and sudden death in the world.
Tue., December 13, 2011 7:38am
Researchers from the University of Georgia and the Mayo Clinic in Arizona announced Monday they have developed a vaccine that attacks breast cancer in mice.
Wed., July 14, 2010 3:51pm
Public Health Advocates worry about state budget cuts and fear that Georgians may not get the care they need. They are launching a campaign to get more funding for the state wide system. Georgia’s population grew by 20 percent over the past decade. At the same time, advocates say, state funding for public health decreased by 21 percent per Georgian.
Tue., December 8, 2009 12:02pm
Health clinic officials say the swine flu vaccine will be available statewi
Fri., October 9, 2009 1:14pm
Some parents are opting not to get their children vaccinated against the sw
Fri., October 2, 2009 11:23am
Some public health departments have received the vaccine in nasal spray for
Tue., September 8, 2009 4:27pm
To help combat the spread of the flu across the state, the Georgia Deptartm
Mon., August 10, 2009 2:49pm
Emory University is evaluating adult volunteers in clinical trials. Researc