Children ages 6-11 are at high risk of tooth decay, and a CDC study finds 21 percent of them had at least one cavity in their permanent teeth. Throughout February, as National Children's Dental Health Month, parents, caregivers and kids ...
Patients at the DeKalb Medical Cancer Center are participating in a cutting-edge clinical trial that uses targeted drugs to treat cancers based on each tumor’s specific mutations.
AID Atlanta, AHF erect HIV Clock to alert public to HIV epidemic in metro Atlanta and Georgia
DeKalb teens can vie to win a luxury prom package from DeKalb County Solicitor-General Donna Coleman-Stribling's office by entering a contest to create a catchy public service message targeting teen dating violence. The inaugural contest, which is part of the ...
Children newborn to 5 years old in Clarkston will benefit from the Eat. Move. Talk! program of the Georgia Department of Public Health and its partners.
Residents are urged to be “extremely cautious” when participating in health-related telephone surveys as the Georgia Department of Public Health fields complaints about suspicious calls.
Donors can honor a senior loved one by contributing $6 to Senior Connections’ Wall of Hearts give-back campaign through March 16.
Free prostate screenings will be available on Feb. 18 at Omega Psi Phi headquarters on Snapfinger Parkway in Decatur.
Severe weather has already impacted residents across the state in 2017, and Gov. Nathan Deal and GEMA are calling on Georgians to educate themselves and understand weather-related threats.
Black HIV/AIDS activists from across the country convened in Washington on Feb. 2-4 to develop an agenda to end the epidemic that disproportionately impacts African Americans.
Appointment registration is open through Feb. 12 for Ray of Hope Christian Church’s free optometry clinic at its Family Life Center.
DeKalb County will share in a $166,000 Child Passenger Safety Mini Grant funded by the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety to purchase car seats.
Free rapid HIV testing will be available on Feb. 8 at the Clarkston Library.
Gov. Nathan Deal has created Georgia’s Older Adults Cabinet, a committee working to enhance the state’s capacity to serve its senior residents.
Runners can support Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month by participating in DeKalb District Attorney Sherry Boston’s second annual Love Run 5K on Feb. 25 in downtown Decatur.