It’s easy to get wrapped up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Between travel plans, shopping and holiday celebrations, we often overlook those in our very own communities that are in need during this season.
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The DeKalb County Board of Health recently received a $72,400 Safe Communities grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety to improve the safety and wellbeing of DeKalb County residents. The grant will allow Safe Communities DeKalb to make road
Today is the 26th anniversary of World AIDS Day, observed annually on Dec. 1 to raise awareness about the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection.
If you have a health condition like diabetes, information about what you eat can be important.
It was tough competition among the rising generation of technology leaders at last week’s Health IT Leadership Summit’s Student Innovation Award ceremony in Atlanta.
Temperatures are dropping and states across the nation are already experiencing record-breaking winter storms.
The Georgia chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association awarded Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D., commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), the Forget-Me-Not Award last week for her work on the Georgia Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias State Pla
Thanksgiving Day is almost here and many Georgians are planning to prepare their favorite comfort foods cooked exclusively for holiday celebrations. Resisting appetizing holiday dishes can be challenging, but health experts from the Georgia Department
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Just in time for Thanksgiving, 75 employees with the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) are utilizing daily physical movement, mindful eating behaviors and controlled portion sizes to prevent weight gain and encourage weight maintenance.