Ebola - What You Need To Know

Ensuring Georgia’s medical providers, hospitals, and the general public are prepared for the possibility of Ebola infection in Georgia, no matter how remote, is a top priority. DPH recognizes Georgia’s preparation efforts must extend well beyond the medical community. This section contains preparedness information and specialized guidance.


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DPH Runners Don Their Holiday Gear for the Jingle Bell Walk/Run

Between the reindeer head gear, Santa Claus get-ups and elf ears, you may not have realized the people running through downtown Atlanta this past weekend were not in a Christmas parade - they were participating in a 5K race organized by the Arthritis Foundation.



Celebrate Responsibly: DPH Encourages Safe Alcohol consumption this Holiday Season

With the winter holidays right around the corner, it is a time of year for festive celebrations that often include a variety of flavorful alcoholic beverages.


The Flu Clinic Goes Mobile: Cobb & Douglas Public Health Offers On-Site Flu Vaccine Appointments

Cobb & Douglas Public Health (CDPH) is working throughout its community to inform residents that it’s not too late to get a flu shot.  In an effort to make it easy for the community to access flu vaccines, CDPH’s Immunization Clinic is hitting the road and going mobile. 


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On behalf of more than 6,000 dedicated public health practitioners throughout the State of Georgia, I welcome you to our new site. And I hope you will join us in our important mission: We Protect Lives


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