Every 13 seconds an older adult is treated for a fall that can lead to a range of potentially life-changing injuries.
Last month, families across Georgia and the nation came together to commemorate the journey and bravery of children living with juvenile arthritis.
A team of Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) experts and leaders will launch regional meetings across Georgia this summer and fall to gain insights that will help improve Georgia’s health status.
The CDC HEADS UP Concussion and Helmet Safety app will help you learn how to spot a possible concussion and what to do if you think your child or teen has a concussion or other serious brain injury.
Dog flu has made headlines in recent weeks and you may be wondering how to protect your pet from this condition.
Cobb & Douglas Public Health (CDPH) and the Cobb Safety Village were recently honored with the Model Practice Award at the 2015 Annual Conference of the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO).
When fourth year medical students begin choosing their elective rotations, exciting subjects come to mind: surgery, neurology, emergency medicine or even cardiology.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is proud to welcome John Haupert, FACHE, president and CEO of Grady Health System, as its newest Board of Public Health member.
Disasters often grab headlines and incite lots of public attention after they occur, but making preparations ahead of time can go a long way toward reducing fear and limiting the threats they pose to your health and safety.
Childhood obesity rates are at an all-time high. Today, nearly one in three kids and teens in the United States are obese or overweight.