The first travel-related case of Zika virus in Georgia has been confirmed.
Environmentalist Robert Kennedy Jr.; Michelle Ford, founder of the Vaccine Injury Awareness League; and Nation of Islam Minister Tony Muhammad are guest speakers at town hall meetings in Decatur and Atlanta on childhood vaccinations, autism and the CDC.
Teen pregnancy and youth smoking rates have declined in DeKalb over the past five years, but gun-related hospitalizations and homicides and women’s coronary health remain challenges.
Emory University has been awarded a $9.7 million contract to develop drugs to treat infections caused by emerging and man-made viral threats.
A deaf patient who was treated in Grady Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Care Center will be awarded $5,000 as the hospital agrees to resolve alleged violations of Title III of the Americans With Disabilities Act by failing to ensure effective communication.
Three South DeKalb churches – Stronghold Christian, Memorial Drive Presbyterian and Bethesda Cathedral – are opening their indoor exercise facilities to the public for free classes and gym times in partnership with the DeKalb Board of Health.
GSU researchers have discovered biomarkers that may influence drug design and alternative treatments for cancer.
You’re busy. I know, I know. I’m busy, too. We’re all busy. We are so busy that we tend to make decisions that put our health and well-being on the back burner.
Elfreda Smith has been training clients to be fit since 1997 and she knows a thing or two about what motivates adults to keep exercising.
Jay White is a Renaissance man. He is an entrepreneur, artist, performer and author.
Senella Watson and her dancing buddies met in a line-dancing class at the Lou Walker Senior Center in Lithonia in 2009.
Eat a variety of fruits, vegetables and whole grains every day.
Susan G. Komen President and CEO Judy Salerno says women and their doctors should be the final decision-makers when it comes to breast cancer screening as the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issues recommendations that would raise the recommended age ...
Some traumatic brain injury patients admitted to Grady Memorial Hospital may be eligible to participate in a trial involving induced hypothermia.Some traumatic brain injury patients admitted to Grady Memorial Hospital may be eligible to participate in a trial involving induced ...
Author, garden blogger and heirloom plant expert Ira Wallace will speak at the fourth annual Seed and Scion Swap on Jan. 23 at the Decatur Library.