Proactive Diabetes Prevention at Health Center

Proactive Diabetes Prevention at Health Center

A local health facility has established a comprehensive diabetes prevention and early intervention campaign to combat the rising pandemic. The center has established a variety of techniques to empower people to take charge of their health and lower their chance of acquiring diabetes, recognizing the major effect of diabetes on individuals and communities. The health … Read more

Community Unites in Sandy Springs to Shave Heads and Donate to Child Cancer Research

Community Unites in Sandy Springs to Shave Heads and Donate to Child Cancer Research

Sandy Springs residents are organizing a heartening demonstration of solidarity and support on Saturday by congregating for a worthy cause: the advancement of knowledge regarding pediatric cancer. More than fifty community members will come together to donate to the St. Baldrick’s Foundation Head-Shaving event by courageously shaving their skulls at Thos. O’Reilly’s Public House. At … Read more

Acquitted of Role in Healthcare Fraud Scandal by Ex-Georgia Insurance Commissioner

Acquitted of Role in Healthcare Fraud Scandal by Ex-Georgia Insurance Commissioner

A major step in a case involving large payments has occurred with the admission of participation in a healthcare fraud scheme by John Oxendine, a former insurance commissioner of Georgia. On Friday, Oxendine’s guilty plea was announced by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Georgia. The complaint against Oxendine was conspiracy to … Read more

Georgia has one of the nation’s 10 most expensive healthcare systems.

Georgia has one of the nation's 10 most expensive healthcare systems.

Forbes ranks Georgia as one of the top 10 states with the most costly healthcare systems. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical expenses have been rising nationally and steady since January. Forbes investigated KFF Health News and CDC data to determine states with the highest healthcare costs. Forbes ranks Georgia sixth in healthcare … Read more

A new blood test for colon cancer did a good job in a study, giving more choices for screening

A new blood test for colon cancer did a good job in a study, giving more choices for screening

A recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine has revealed exciting progress in colon cancer detection through a new blood test. Developed by Guardant Health, this test targets specific DNA fragments released by both cancerous tumors and precancerous growths in the colon. The study involved over 7,800 participants in the United States … Read more

Georgia Labor Commissioner Bruce Thompson’s Brave Battle Against Cancer

Georgia Labor Commissioner Bruce Thompson's Brave Battle Against Cancer

The news of Georgia’s Labor Commissioner, Bruce Thompson, facing an advanced stage of pancreatic cancer, followed by its spread to his liver, has deeply touched the hearts of numerous across the state. In a poignant advertisement, Thompson participated his unvarying resoluteness to continue his duties in office as he confronts this redoubtable complaint. In his … Read more

Georgia’s Labor Commissioner Faces Pancreatic Cancer Battle

Georgia's Labor Commissioner Faces Pancreatic Cancer Battle

The news of Georgia’s Labor Commissioner, Bruce Thompson’s opinion of advanced pancreatic cancer, spreading to his liver, shook numerous across the state. Despite the grim opinion, Thompson remains bent in his commitment to continue serving in his capacity, promising to fight the complaint with all his muscle. In his advertisement, Thompson conveyed his unvarying determination, … Read more

Study Shows Playing with Dogs Can Make You Happier and Less Stressed

Study Shows Playing with Dogs Can Make You Happier and Less Stressed

A recent study conducted in South Korea has revealed promising insights into the mental health benefits of interacting with dogs. Published in the journal PLOS ONE, the research indicates that activities such as playing, walking, massaging, and grooming dogs can significantly reduce depression and stress levels while simultaneously boosting relaxation and concentration. The study involved … Read more