The U.S. Surgeon General has issued a called to action regarding the health consequences of involuntary exposure to tobacco smoke and secondhand smoke (SHS).
Dangerous weather conditions are possible all year in Georgia, and one of the biggest threats in the spring is tornadoes. Five years ago, tornadoes claimed 15 lives in Georgia and hundreds more throughout the Southeast.
Spring has arrived in Georgia. The trees are in bloom, tulips and daffodils are poking up from the ground, and the days are growing longer and warmer.
Beecher Hills Elementary School is already embracing this year’s warmer weather with an exciting focus on nutrition, gardening and physical activity for its students.
The Burke County School District recently joined the growing list of Georgia school districts that are tobacco-free.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is urging residents to clean up around their homes, their yards and their communities and discard unnecessary items that can hold water.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) will seek public comment on the Georgia fiscal year 2016 Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant.
The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Diabetes Prevention Program is teaming up with the American Diabetes Association (ADA) to promote Diabetes Alert Day on March 22, a perfect day to understand the risk for pre-diabetes and how to prevent o
The 87th Annual Georgia Public Health Association (GPHA) Meeting & Conference, taking place March 22-23 at the Hilton Atlanta, will feature the convocation’s first-ever Administration Track called “Defining Excellence.”
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is launching CATAPULT, a new health care model designed to improve the diagnosis and quality of care for chronic conditions.