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April 19th – We Support National Transgender HIV Testing Day at Georgia Gwinnett College

Each year on April 18, National Transgender HIV Testing Day is observed as an opportunity to focus on HIV testing,...
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HIV Prevention Program Supports Youth

April 10th is National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD). The day was created to educate the public about the...
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Food Bank Partners with WIC

Thursday, March 21, the Atlanta Community Food Bank (ACFB) partnered with Gwinnett, Newton & Rockdale County Health Departments' (GNR) WIC...
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Diabetes Alert Day!

Diabetes affects about 30.3 million Americans or about 9.4 percent of the U.S. population. Nearly 1 in 4 adults living...
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5 Things to Know About Tuberculosis (TB)

1. Is TB still a public health problem worldwide and in the United States? Fact: TB is one of the...
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Keep Your Preteen Safe – Vaccinate Them Today

Vaccinate your preteen today so they can have healthy tomorrow. In an effort to protect every adult and child, Gwinnett,...
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HIV Prevention Starts With Me

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD) is an annual observance that sheds light on the impact of HIV...
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Diseases Can Travel and Spread Easily

You may have never seen a case of polio or diphtheria, but these diseases still occur in other countries. For...
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February 7, 2019 – National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

This year’s National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness day theme is  “Together for Love: Stop HIV Stigma”. It highlights the messages of...
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Get Screened: January is Cervical Health Awareness Month

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month! The Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale County Health Departments encourage every woman to make a...
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Flood Safety

Flood Awareness More people drown in their cars than anywhere else during a flood.  People believe the weight of their...
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Infant Ibuprofen Recalled Nationwide in Select Stores

U.S. Food & Drug Administration issued a Nationwide Recall of Infant's Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension in CVS, Walmart and Family...
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Be Ready For Winter Weather

Winter Weather has been unpredictable in Georgia this season, which is why it’s so important to understand what you and...
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E.coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce

CDC has narrowed its warning to consumers regarding E. coli 0157: H7 associated with romaine lettuce. U.S. Consumers should not eat...
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Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce Healthcare Award Winners

Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County (GNR) Health Departments is extremely proud to announce our health director, Lloyd M. Hofer, MD,...
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Diabetes Awareness Month 2018

  Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. It can cause blindness,...
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Parents’ S.O.S. 2018

Please join GNR Health and GCAPP as we present Parents’ S.O.S! Tuesday, October 30th at 6 PM to 8 PM at Meadowcreek...
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One Shot to Skip the Flu 

Recently, the CDC reported that positive influenza (flu) tests in the Southeast were up almost 23 percent, and Georgia moved...
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Food, Water & Other Safety After a Storm

In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, ensure that your food and water sources are safe for consumption and your home...
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World Rabies Day

Rabies is a deadly disease caused by a virus that attacks the nervous system. The virus is secreted in saliva...
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