The long summer days are ripe with opportunities to enjoy the beach, local pools, scenic parks and hiking trails. If you plan on spending increased amounts of time outside, it’s important to put your health first – including your skin health.
Quitting tobacco can be a physically and emotionally challenging journey for anyone seeking a healthier life, but for those living with mental illnesses, the grasps of nicotine addiction can be even more difficult to escape.
The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Worksite Wellness team, in conjunction with University of Georgia’s (UGA) Walk Georgia, is spearheading the 100 Days of Summer challenge to get employees moving more this summer.
Over the past 17 years, Camp Kudzu has been providing summer fun and education for children living with type 1 diabetes.
The summer season has arrived and Georgians are bracing for intense, hot weather.
In the U.S. today, people spend close to 90 percent of their time indoors.
Tanner Health System’s Get Healthy, Live Well recently honored the hundreds of volunteers dedicated to making West Georgia a healthier place to live, learn, work, play and pray.
June 27 is National HIV Testing Day and Americans are urged to be proactive about their health by getting tested for HIV.
With summer just around the corner, comes yet another reminder about the need to protect against mosquito bites and help prevent the spread of Zika virus in Georgia.
The Georgia Safe to Sleep Campaign has officially launched statewide and is providing mothers free resources to help protect their babies from sleep-related infant deaths.