STDs on the rise, current medications not as effective, prevention funding declines

STDs are on the rise, according to a report from federal health officials.

GA woman pretending to be a dentist for 7 years

A woman is charged with pretending to be a dentist for 7 years after multiple complaints filed.

Two dead, 6 ill from mosquito-borne viruses in Georgia

Georgia: 2 dead, 6 ill from mosquito-borne viruses

More US adolescents up to date on HPV vaccination

In 2017, nearly 66 percent of adolescents aged 13-17 years received the first dose to start the vaccine series, and nearly 49 percent of adolescents received all the recommended doses to complete the series.

CDC Releases 2018 Breastfeeding Report Card

Of the approximately 4 million babies born in 2015,  most started out breastfeeding – but many stop earlier than recommended

Georgia’s Attorney General, and others, urge Congress to pass fentanyl bill

Georgia's AG, others ask Congress to pass fentanyl bill

CDC: 1 in 4 US adults live with a disability

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

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,...

No Rural Hospital Makes Georgia’s ‘Top 14 Hospitals’ List

None of Georgia's hospitals outside of metro areas made the most recent Top 15 list, according to U.S. News' 'Best Regional Hospitals' list.