CDC: 1 in 4 US adults live with a disability

Cognitive disability most common in younger adults; mobility disability most common for others.

Children’s Advil Sold in Georgia Recalled

Pfizer has recalled 28,000 bottles of its bubble-gum flavored Children's Advil, citing incorrect markings on the dosage cup may cause some children to overdose

Pediatric Care Facility opening in Trion

  This spring, Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics, P.C. is proud to bring the award winning, top notch pediatric care to Chattooga County. "No more driving...

Gordon Hospital recognizes outstanding employees

Dalyn Moss, Brandi Hale, and Robin Quinn have been awarded Gordon Hospital’s prestigious Extra Mile Award. This special award was created by members of the hospital’s Employee Engagement Committee to recognize employees who go above and beyond the call of duty on a regular basis. It is awarded monthly to deserving employees selected by the hospital’s directors.

Death Rates Up for 5 of the 12 Leading Causes of Death

Between 2000 and 2016, death rates for five of the 12 leading causes of death increased: unintentional injuries, Alzheimer’s disease, suicide, chronic liver disease, and septicemia.

Doctor sentenced to more than 11 Years in prison for $8.9 million Medicare fraud...

A doctor was sentenced to 135 months in prison today for her role in a scheme involving approximately $8.9 million in fraudulent Medicare claims.

CDC: Measles reported in 21 states and D.C.

From January 1 to July 14, 2018, 107 people from 21 states (Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada,...

New FDA-Approved Cannabis Pharmaceutical Placed in Controlled Substances Act

The Department of Justice and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announced this week that Epidiolex, the newly approved medication by the Food & Drug Administration...

Abrams’ Medicaid expansion plan will require GOP help if elected governor

Abrams' healthcare plan includes Medicaid expansion, but Republican policy stands in the way.

GNTC Neuromuscular Therapy students provide treatment to cancer patients

Students from Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) Neuromuscular Therapy program recently participated in an Oncology Massage Therapy Clinic to provide safe, effective treatment to cancer patients and people with cancer histories.