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The Key to Better Health? A Good Book

December 13, 2013

Reading is good for your mind, of course, but Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Commissioner Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D., wants you to know that it’s also good for your health.

DPH Fitness Center to Open in November

December 13, 2013

Working exercise into your daily routine will now be a little easier for state of Georgia employees. The new Capitol Hill Fitness Center will be open for business on Nov. 4, 2013.

Lead Poisoning Still a Public Health Threat

December 13, 2013

It’s easy to think that lead poisoning is a problem that disappeared decades ago, along with leaded gasoline or lead-based paints. But the problem plagues more than half a million U.S. children, more than 5,000 of whom live in Georgia.