Data from emergency departments (EDs) show that the U.S. opioid overdose epidemic continues to worsen, according to the latest Vital Signs report by the Centers for...
The report identifies gaps in care, outlines opportunities for action to reduce the gaps, and highlights policy strategies to address the short and long-term consequences of a TBI.
The Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH), State Health Benefit Plan, announced the Resolution for SHBP’s Member Contribution Rates for Plan Year 2019. The...
One of Floyd County's newest eating establishments is off to a bad start with the health department, failing its latest health inspection with a score of 55 (grade U). Restaurant J.R. Crickets located at 201 Broad Street recently opened, serving a variety of food including wings, ribs, wraps, along with drinks.
There is a new Geocache like activity that is all the craze in Chattooga County called "Chattooga Rocks". Chattooga Rocks is a public group on...
CDC releases new recommendations on how to treat childhood concussions.
The federal government looks to expand more opportunities to help train health care workers.
FDA recognizes database as reliable resource for genetic test developers
The Challenge calls upon innovators to submit novel plans for rapid, nonintrusive detection tools that will help find illicit opioids being trafficked into the United States through international mail.
The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 96,000 new cases of melanoma – the most dangerous form of skin cancer – will occur in 2019.