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September 18, 2014

Learn the difference between these three slightly confusing acronyms and the social service agencies they represent.

What You Need To Know About Tuberculosis

September 2, 2014

The homeless population of Atlanta is currently battling a TB outbreak.

August Is National Immunization Awareness Month

August 19, 2014

Protect yourself and your family by keeping up to date on your vaccinations!

Summer time means sunburn time. Bring out the SPF 70!

July 14, 2014

Personally, I am no stranger to the uncomfortable sensation of a sunburn. Blisters, peeling skin, baths in aloe. Having fair skin can be quite a challenge—especially in the South.

Addiction Treatment

May 19, 2014

If you are the victim of an addictive disease, there are several options to help you fight the battle.

Allergies On The Rise

April 23, 2014

Allergy season is here, and Georgians are feeling the effects.

Getting Mental Health Help

December 13, 2013

Find out how the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities can help you find mental health services.

Affordable Care Act Information Available at

November 5, 2013

If you need health insurance and want to apply for coverage through the Affordable Care Act, go to, the main website for the federal program.

Open Enrollment for State Employees

October 22, 2013

Open Enrollment for state employees began Monday and will end November 8, 2013.

Georgia SHAPE Month Celebrates Healthy, Active Living

September 5, 2013

It's finally September, which means it is Georgia SHAPE Month again! Events held throughout the month will celebrate being active and educating young people about wellness.