Editor’s Note: November is Diabetes Awareness Month, an opportunity to focus attention on the disease and the tens of millions of people affected by it.
Over the past 17 years, Camp Kudzu has been providing summer fun and education for children living with type 1 diabetes.
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
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.
Matthew Carter, III, 46, is a procurement manager for the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) where he is responsible for bid solicitations, contracts and routine purchases.
For west Georgia residents at risk of developing type 2 diabetes, Get Healthy, Live Well is offering a free, personalized approach to preventing the disease.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is offering employees a new chance to be healthy and overcome a costly, chronic disease: diabetes.
Nearly one in 10 Georgians lives with diabetes, and thousands more are at risk of developing the disease. While many need to learn how to live well with the disease, for others, it may be entirely preventable.
Tanner Health System launched a number of successful health promotion programs across west Georgia in 2013 through its Get Healthy, Live Well initiative, a program designed to reduce chronic disease risks for the 151,000 residents of Carroll, Haralson
More than 700,000 adults in Georgia live with diabetes – nearly 10 percent of the state’s population.