COVID-19 Guidance For Re-Opening: CDC Releases 'Decision Tools' For Restaurants, Schools, OrganizationsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released several decision tools to provide businesses, schools and organizations with guidance as they plan to re-open during the COVID-19 pandemic.
U.S. Marks Record Coronavirus Deaths In A DayThe US recorded its highest number of coronavirus deaths in a day after several days in which the death toll had fallen or was nearly flat.
Kemp Faces Criticism For Not Knowing How Coronavirus SpreadsGov. Brian Kemp said Wednesday he just learned that asymptomatic people can spread the coronavirus, a message experts shared weeks ago.
Coronavirus: 2020 Election RisksAs states scramble to delay their spring primaries, election professionals and voting experts are anxiously looking ahead to November and warning that the coronavirus pandemic is already threatening the safety and integrity of the next presidential election.
GA Flu Deaths Climb As Flu More Worrisome Than CoronavirusGeorgia saw deaths from the flu increase again in the last week. So far this season, an estimated 26 million people have been sickened.
How Georgia DUI Rates Compare With Other StatesA new report ranked the 50 states based on drunken driving rates, and you may be surprised to see where Georgia places.
Flu Activity Jumps In GA, 15 Deaths Through End Of 2019The peak of flu season can come any time between late December and February, but Georgians are already being hit hard with the flu.
STD Rates Reach Another Record High In Fulton, Elsewhere In U.S.Rates of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis reached record numbers in 2018, according to a new report.
576 Hepatitis A Cases, 3 Deaths, In GA As Outbreak ExpandsThe CDC says the number of Hepatitis A cases in Georgia has topped 500 in the past year and includes three deaths.
Poop Water: GA Swimming Pools Can Have Diarrhea Causing ParasitesNew Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data shows an uptick in crypto parasites in Georgia public swimming pools and water parks.
West Nile Virus Infected Mosquitoes Found In Atlanta AreaMosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus were found in Tucker
CDC: Circumcision Benefits Outweigh Risks, Health Insurers Should Pay For ItU.S. health officials on Tuesday released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it.
WHO: 10,000 New Ebola Cases Per Week Could Be SeenA World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.
Study: Medical Marijuana May Reduce Painkiller-Related DeathsMedical marijuana use has cut overdoses on pain killers by 25 percent, says the study.
Study: Circumcision Rates Declining Among US MalesFewer male infants in the U.S. are being circumcised, and new research finds that nearly half of all uncircumcised males will contract a medical ailment related to their foreskin.