In response to several opioid deaths and cases in Dougherty County last year, Coroner Michael Fowler and other leaders held an opioid education awareness event on Wednesday at Albany State University’s West Campus.
Thanksgiving is stuffed with all kinds of delicious food, but doctors recommend not overindulging. Catching up with friends and family over a meal can lead you to forget about just how much you're consuming.
Rural Georgia hospitals are facing several challenges and you may be able to help. Donors gave around $3.5 million to Phoebe Worth in 2018 through the Helping Enhance Access to Rural Treatment tax credit program.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the colored enamel on the neckerchief slides contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.
A report in the New England Journal of Medicine said a 55-year-old woman developed the tongue condition as a side-effect to treatment of a wound infection she developed after sustaining severe leg injuries in an auto accident.
We are entering the peak season for the potentially deadly West Nile virus. The numbers for infections and deaths spiked last year, and with a fairly wet summer - health officials are warning people to take precaution--especially those vulnerable to the virus.