Northwest Georgia Public Health News
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.
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.
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.