Northwest Georgia Public Health News

  1. Chattooga County Health Department offers shingles and pneumonia vaccines

    January 9, 2015 - 

    Summerville, GA: The Chattooga County Health Department is now offering two vaccines especially recommended for the elderly. One, Zostavax, helps prevent shingles; the other, Prevnar 13, helps prevent pneumonia.

  2. Cervical Cancer Prevention Month

    December 23, 2014 - 

    January is Cervical Cancer Prevention Month. According to the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) more than 12,000 women get cervical cancer every year.

  3. Holiday Food Safety 101

    December 10, 2014 - 

    The holiday season often brings people together around the table. While a lot of work goes into making sure the food tastes great, just as much effort should go into food safety too.

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