The Southeast Health District has received an initial supply of Mpox vaccine. To schedule an appointment, please call 1-855-473-4374. We are available from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM, Monday through Thursday, and 7:30 AM to 5 PM on Fridays. Due to the limited availability of vaccine, the Southeast Health District is following the recommendations of… Read more »
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is urging Georgians to avoid prolonged exposure to the heat and sun and to limit strenuous outdoor activity to prevent heat related illnesses.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is urging parents unable to find baby
formula typically used for their child to contact their pediatrician about appropriate nutritional and
safe feeding alternatives.
The Southeast Health District now offers at-home COVID-19 test kits at all health departments and wellness centers.
There is no safe amount of lead in a child’s blood. Even small amounts of lead can result
in damage to the brain and nervous system, cause behavioral problems, learning difficulties and
other medical issues – all of which may be permanent.
National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) highlights the importance of protecting infants and young children from vaccine-preventable diseases.
Georgia Preteen Vaccine Awareness Week is a statewide observance, celebrated March 14-18, 2022.
National Nutrition Month is an annual campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. During the month of March, everyone is invited to learn about making informed food choices and developing healthful eating and physical activity habits. This year’s theme, “Celebrate a World of Flavors,” showcases how flavors from cultures around the world is… Read more »
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is urging parents and caregivers of infants to check their powdered infant formula before using it due to a recall of some products.
Residential households in the U.S. can order one set of 4 free at-home tests from USPS.com.