Night Mode

Georgia’s Attorney General, and others, urge Congress to pass fentanyl bill

Georgia's AG, others ask Congress to pass fentanyl bill

USDA Partners with HHS to Support Rural Communities Combating Opioid Misuse

"At the direction of President Trump, USDA has been keenly focused on addressing the opioid crisis in rural communities. "

Decline Stalls: 58 Million Americans Still Exposed to Secondhand Smoke

Exposure remains high for certain groups, including kids

UPDATE CANCELLED: 4th Annual ‘Pinking of the Fountain’ at Historical Train Depot in Jesup

UPDATE: Due to possible weather conditions, the 4th Annual "Pinking of the Fountain" on Friday has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled for another time. ________________________________________ To promote...

FDA releases recall on Del Monte ‘Fiesta Corn’

Recall on Del Monte Corn

USDA Strengthens Partnerships and Protections to Keep African Swine Fever Out of the Country

“We understand the grave concerns about the ASF situation overseas,” said Ibach. “We are committed to working with the swine industry, our producers, other government agencies, and neighboring countries to take these additional steps.”

CDC releases report to Congress detailing the impact of traumatic brain injury on children,...

The report identifies gaps in care, outlines opportunities for action to reduce the gaps, and highlights policy strategies to address the short and long-term consequences of a TBI.

Health department offering free hepatitis C testing

The Chattooga County Health Department is offering free, confidential hepatitis C virus (HCV) screening and testing. “It’s the top infectious-disease killer in the nation,...

CDC provides new funds to battle the opioid overdose epidemic

CDC has awarded $155 million in new funding to states and four U.S. territories to advance the understanding of the opioid overdose epidemic and to scale-up prevention and response activities, including improving the timeliness and quality of surveillance data.