The March of Dimes is now accepting nominations for the Georgia March of Dimes 2014 Nurse of the Year Awards. Nurses who have demonstrated excellence and leadership may be nominated in 16 diverse categories of nursing.
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The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) welcomes Maria Fernandez as the director of Infant Mortality within the Maternal and Child Health section.
The Center for Obesity Reversal, a new top-level research center at Georgia State University, has been established to foster research projects that will help fight the nation’s obesity epidemic.
A tool in the fight against HIV/AIDS is getting even stronger.
It is now against the law in Georgia to sell or distribute any electronic cigarette to a person who is under the age of 18 years old. The new law took effect last week.
ATLANTA – The Board of Public Health has canceled its meeting for the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) scheduled for Tuesday, July 8, 2014.
ATLANTA – As of today, July 1, 2014, it is against the law in Georgia to sell or distribute any electronic cigarette to a person who is under the age of 18 years old.
Every day, more than 120 people in Georgia are diagnosed with cancer. That is an average of more than 41,000 new cancer cases each year. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in Georgia, taking the lives of an estimated 16,630 people in 2013.
The State of the Air app from the American Lung Association gives you the ability to see what your lungs are collecting anywhere in the United States.
Summer is officially here and it is not only time to celebrate the Fourth of July, but a real Atlanta tradition…the Peachtree Road Race! Deep down, most Atlantans set a goal to participate at least once in their lifetime in this 6.2 mile event. With