Lee Roberson, 82, lives in Blairsville, Georgia and is one of the fifteen million Americans diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) each year.
Temperatures in Georgia are slowing cooling and families are spending more time in the warm comforts of their home.
One of American’s favorite times of year has arrived again. The winter months filled with warm, delicious foods are a staple way to celebrate the holidays, but often lead to unwanted weight gain.
Nearly 30 million children and adults in the U.S. are affected by diabetes. Of those 30 million, close to one million live in Georgia with that number rising each year.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) was recognized for lowering the state’s preterm birth rate, giving more babies a healthy start in life and earning the March of Dimes Virginia Apgar Prematurity Campaign Leadership Award.
Getting a flu shot was never easier than at the Drive-by Flu Shot Clinics held this fall in North Georgia.
Morehouse School of Medicine recently presented an award to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) State Intern and Volunteer Program.
The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Office of Vital Records has embarked on a journey to improve the health of its staff.
Breast cancer affects more than 200,000 women in the U.S. each year. Norma Mitchell never thought she would be one of those women.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is proud to recognize the 30th annual Red Ribbon Week to encourage youth to live a healthy and drug-free life.