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February is Heart Month

Public Health Encourages Residents To Take Care of Their Heart February is Heart Month and public health wants to remind everyone to take care of their heart this and every […]

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Public Health Recognizes NBHAAD

Offers Free HIV Testing, Gift Cards, T-Shirts VALDOSTA – February 7 is recognized nationwide as National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. This observance is a day to acknowledge how HIV disproportionately […]

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Medicare Part D – Some Vaccines Now No Cost

As part of the Inflation Reduction Act, adults who are covered under Medicare Part D may now qualify to receive the shingles and Tdap vaccines with no out of pocket […]

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January is Cervical Health Awareness Month

Cervical Health Awareness Month is recognized nationwide in January. The Georgia Department of Public Health’s South Health District wants to remind residents of the steps they can take to be […]

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Spread Cheer, Not Flu This Holiday Season

 Public Health Recognizes National Influenza Vaccination Week VALDOSTA – The holiday season is here. That means more time to spend with your children, family, and friends. However, as holiday cheer […]

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Talking Turkey

Tips to safely prepare your holiday meals VALDOSTA ­– The holidays are just around the corner and the Georgia Department of Public Health’s South Health District wants to make sure […]

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SHD Paints The Town Red

Public Health Recognizes World AIDS Day 2022 VALDOSTA – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate more than 1.1 million people in the United States are living with HIV […]

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SCAM ALERT

South Health District has been made aware of a phone scam offering payment to individuals who come to the health department to receive services. The scammer claims to be calling […]

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Widespread Flu Activity in Georgia

Protect Yourself and Prevent the Spread of Flu ATLANTA – If you have not gotten a flu shot yet, do not wait any longer. Flu activity is already widespread in […]

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2022 World AIDS Day Event Calendar

December 2, 2022 11:30AM-12:30 PM Join us on December 2, 2022 for our Paint the Town Red Luncheon. The event is being held from 11:30AM-12:30PM at the Turner Center for […]

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