Category: News

Flood Safety

Posted on December 28th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

Flood Awareness More people drown in their cars than anywhere else during a flood.  People believe the weight of their …

Infant Ibuprofen Recalled Nationwide in Select Stores

Posted on December 10th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

U.S. Food & Drug Administration issued a Nationwide Recall of Infant’s Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension in CVS, Walmart and Family …

Be Ready For Winter Weather

Posted on December 6th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

Winter Weather has been unpredictable in Georgia this season, which is why it’s so important to understand what you and …

E.coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce

Posted on November 29th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

CDC has narrowed its warning to consumers regarding E. coli 0157: H7 associated with romaine lettuce. U.S. Consumers should not eat …

Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce Healthcare Award Winners

Posted on November 26th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

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

Diabetes Awareness Month 2018

Posted on November 6th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

  Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. It can cause blindness, …

Parents’ S.O.S. 2018

Posted on October 24th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

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

One Shot to Skip the Flu 

Posted on October 18th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

Recently, the CDC reported that positive influenza (flu) tests in the Southeast were up almost 23 percent, and Georgia moved …

Food, Water & Other Safety After a Storm

Posted on October 11th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, ensure that your food and water sources are safe for consumption and your home …

World Rabies Day

Posted on September 28th, 2018 by Chad Conner

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