ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is confirming the first sexually transmitted case of Zika virus in Georgia.
In a news conference yesterday, Governor Nathan Deal, First Lady Sandra Deal and leaders of several state agencies called for families and caregivers of children to have heightened awareness of the dangers of leaving children unattended in vehicles.
The summer months are time for vacations, camps and visits with family and friends. Although the season is ripe with opportunities to spend more time outdoors and on vacation, it can also present unique challenges for Georgians living with asthma.
To help celebrate the close of the 2015-2016 school year, Georgia Shape helped elementary schools across the state gear up for an active summer with a Power Up for Summer celebration.
The Northwest Health District recently held its annual Mini-Mega Meeting with a theme of “Serving and Leading in 3-D: Direction, Determination and Dedication.”
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) are working together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to improve asthma control.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) along with numerous other state agencies, witnessed a flurry of activity earlier this month as Hurricane Lisa brought severe weather devastation to a large portion of the state.
To celebrate National Bike Month, the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) recently sponsored its inaugural Family and Friends Bike Day.
ATLANTA – Every week three infants in Georgia die due to sleep-related causes, many of which are preventable.
Fulton County Schools’ Nutrition Program recently hosted its inaugural Student Choice Food Challenge.