Georgia health care systems launch alliance
More than 20 hospitals and 1,500 physicians in south and middle Georgia are launching a health care alliance, officials announced Tuesday.
FDA: Menthol cigarettes likely pose health risk
A Food and Drug Administration review concludes that menthol cigarettes likely pose a greater public health risk than regular cigarettes but does not make a recommendation on whether to limit or ban the minty smokes — one of the few growth sectors of the shrinking cigarette business.
Q&A: Latest health law fight: Battle of mandates
If businesses get an extra year to meet a new health care mandate, why not everybody else?
A break for smokers? Glitch may limit penalties
They huddle outside office buildings and they can’t satisfy their nicotine cravings by lighting up on planes and trains, but now smokers could be getting a break from an unlikely source.
What now? Q&A about latest snag in health care law
Nothing’s ever easy with President Barack Obama’s health care law.
Hampton and Vess earn Extra Mile Award at Gordon Hospital
Two Human Resources employees have been awarded Gordon Hospital’s prestigious Extra Mile Award.
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4 simple lifestyle changes can protect your heart
According to a multi-center study led by Johns Hopkins researchers, there is a significant link between lifestyle factors and heart health, adding even more evidence in support of regular exercise, eating a Mediterranean-style diet, keeping a normal weight and -- most importantly -- not smoking.
Erlanger offerings June 10-15
The Erlanger schedule of classes and events for June 10-15 includes family planning classes, diabetes education and cholesterol screening. Registration is required.
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