People who enroll in hospice care are five times less likely to die in hospitals and nursing homes than people who do not choose hospice, according to a new study by local researchers.
Atlanta police are investigating a drive-by shooting that left a 6-year-old boy hospitalized and several other people injured.
Athens police say a woman was not trying to shoplift when she dropped her newborn son on his head in a grocery store.
Police say a man accidentally ran over his son while riding a lawnmower.
Emory University Hospital officials say there are plans for an American aid worker who has been diagnosed with Ebola to be transferred there for treatment.
Prosecutors say a 33-year-old Atlanta man has been convicted and sentenced to life in prison without parole for a 2012 killing following a dispute over a parking space.
A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it’s time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.
ov. Nathan Deal has signed into law a bill that would grant amnesty in some cases to those who seek medical help in the event of a drug overdose.
Police say a man was hospitalized with two broken legs after a car careened into a park and collided with him as he sat on a park bench.
Authorities are investigating a head-on collision between a pickup truck and a school bus in west Georgia that injured several school children and both drivers.