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New Five Year Plan to Reduce Cancer in Georgia

June 27, 2014

Every day, more than 120 people in Georgia are diagnosed with cancer. That is an average of more than 41,000 new cancer cases each year. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in Georgia, taking the lives of an estimated 16,630 people in 2013.

Fireworks Safety

June 27, 2014

Fireworks and the Fourth of July go together like hot dogs and hamburgers at a cookout.  But a fun-filled holiday celebration can come to a painful end in a matter of seconds if you don’t use fireworks and sparklers with extreme caution.

Summer Training Tips

June 27, 2014

Summer is officially here and it is not only time to celebrate the Fourth of July, but a real Atlanta tradition…the Peachtree Road Race!   Deep down, most Atlantans set a goal to participate at least once in their lifetime in this 6.2 mile event.  With

New and Improved Ready Georgia App Now Available

June 20, 2014

Governor Nathan Deal and the Georgia Emergency Management Agency today introduced an upgraded version of the state’s emergency mobile app, Ready Georgia, designed to help Georgians stay safe and informed during emergencies.

App of the Week: iTriage

June 20, 2014

Created by two emergency room doctors, iTriage offers patients a symptom checker, doctor search, a database of medical symptoms, diseases, conditions, procedures, medications and drugs and a