It’s the New Year and you may be among the many Georgians who have vowed to live a healthier, more active lifestyle.
The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) is proud to have received recognition from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for increasing the rate of coverage for the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine among adolescent girls to pre
The New Year brings new opportunities for schools in Georgia to get their students on track for a healthy lifestyle.
This week is Older Driver Safety Awareness Week and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is shining a spotlight on organizations that assist older drivers in maintaining their mobility and independence.
The holidays are meant for gathering with family and friends, decorating, and indulging in delicious meals. Don’t let the flu virus keep you stuck in bed. National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) is Dec.
Maintaining the Mobility and Safety of Older Drivers
A team of public health nurses convened at the State Capitol last month to raise their voices at a hearing hosted by Georgia’s Human Development and Public Health Sub-Committee led by Senator Renee Unterman.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) has rolled out a new set of food safety rules that will benefit restaurant patrons with food-related allergies and pet owners who want to enjoy a meal in the company of their canine friends.
December 1 marks the 27th annual World AIDS Day.
The 2015 theme, “The Time to Act is Now,” is encouraging people to commit to achieving an AIDS-free generation.
HIV director for the Coastal Health District, Susan Alt, BSN, ACRN, has been named the HIV/AIDS Nursing Certification Board’s Certified Nurse of the Year.