Category: News

One Shot to Skip the Flu

Posted on October 4th, 2019 by Chad Wasdin

Get your flu shot today at your closest location! Flu season has started, and Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health …

Early Detection is the Best Protection!

Posted on October 1st, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Although Breast Cancer is leveling out in the United States, a closer look at the state of Georgia shows that …

Severe Pulmonary Disease Associated with E-Cigarettes

Posted on September 12th, 2019 by Chad Wasdin

Twenty-five states have reported more than 200 possible cases of severe pulmonary disease associated with the use of electronic cigarettes …

National Immunizations Awareness Month

Posted on July 26th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

The month of August is about bringing awareness to immunizations, and the Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments wants …

Protect Yourself Against Extreme Heat

Posted on July 9th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

As temperatures rise, Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale County Health Departments remind residents to take extra precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses …

Tips for a Safe and Fun 4th of July

Posted on June 28th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Stay safe this 4th of July! Follow these recommendations from the National Council on FireWorks Safety Recommended Safety Tips Obey …

Back to School: Immunizations

Posted on June 17th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Every year the Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale Health Departments gears up for a back to school immunizations extravaganza. Employees volunteer …

Men’s Health Week

Posted on June 10th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Did you know there was a month entirely dedicated to raising awareness for issues impacting the health and wellness of …

Hepatitis Awareness

Posted on May 28th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. In the United States, the most common types of viral hepatitis are hepatitis A, hepatitis …

Our Hours are Changing!

Posted on May 6th, 2019 by Chad Wasdin

Beginning Monday, June 3, 2019, our hours of operation will change. We trust these changes will help us more efficiently …