Georgia ranks 43rd in healthcare quality, 50th in access

In a recent report from a popular financial and consumer website, Georgia ranks at the bottom in healthcare quality.The methodology from the website, WalletHub,...

CDC launches the nation’s first vision and eye health surveillance system

CDC has developed the nation’s first Vision and Eye Health Surveillance System

GBI Child Fatality Review Unit looks to reduce child suicide deaths in Georgia

The GBI’s Child Fatality Review Unit has received 23 cases of suicide-related deaths of children under the age of 18 in 2018.  For every...

USDA Announces Kickoff of Feds Feed Families Campaign

The food drive is an annual event in which Federal employees in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area and throughout the country collect food for distribution to food banks, food pantries, and shelters.

MAP MONDAY: USDA Launches Interactive Map of Opioid Epidemic Resources

Visitors can use an interactive map to learn about, access or replicate actions rural leaders are taking in small towns across the country to address the opioid epidemic through prevention, treatment and recovery opportunities.

MAP MONDAY: Suicide rates rising across the U.S.

In 2016, nearly 45,000 Americans age 10 or older died by suicide. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death and is one of just three leading causes that are on the rise.

Food Recalls This Week: Kellogg’s Cereal

The Food and Drug Administration has announced a voluntary food recall affecting consumers who purchased Kellogg's cereal.

1 in 3 swimming-related disease outbreaks occur at hotels

Crypto parasite continues to cause most outbreaks and illnesses linked to pools and water playgrounds A third of treated recreational waterborne disease outbreaks during 2000...

New study shows increase youth suicide attempts

Performance anxiety or social pressures could be factors, according to researchers.