The new year is a good time to test for radon, as January is National Radon Action month.
Jan. 23, 9:09 AM
Georgia improved two spots in a national ranking of the healthiest states, ranking 39th in the latest evaluation by the United Health Foundation.
Jan. 17, 6:52 AM
The most recent CDC national data shows Georgia has the highest level of flu activity in the United States.
Jan. 16, 7:08 AM
Golf Life Ladies recently donated $20,000 to the Coweta Samaritan Clinic, a local nonprofit that serves the uninsured and medically underserved in Coweta.
Jan. 01, 11:09 PM
The Holland M. Ware and Faye Hendrix-Ware Advanced Care Unit at Piedmont Newnan Hospital opened Dec. 20, welcoming the first patients to the new unit the same morning.
Jan. 09, 11:37 AM
A federal judge has ruled the Obama health law as unconstitutional, which includes protections for pre-existing medical conditions and Medicaid for more low-income people.
Dec. 26, 9:35 AM
Dr. Moataz Elkasrawy, who owns an Aspen Dental practice in Newnan, recently came back from a humanitarian trip to Guatemala where nearly 750 school children received free dental care.
Dec. 19, 7:40 AM
A fourth case of a rare polio-like illness has been confirmed in Georgia, with two more cases considered probable, public health officials say.
Dec. 11, 7:47 AM
Brian Kemp’s election as governor likely means that full-fledged Medicaid expansion will remain off the table in Georgia, at least for a while.
Dec. 12, 12:27 PM
Many families in Coweta and across the country are still demanding better in the fight against pancreatic cancer.
Dec. 07, 9:24 AM
Newnan woman recounts her battle during Lung Cancer Awareness Month
Nov. 27, 5:48 PM
Symptoms of lung cancer include a cough, often times with bloody sputum, shortness of breath, chest pain and hoarseness.
Nov. 20, 8:54 PM
More than half of the new HIV diagnoses in 2016 – about 20,000 cases – were in the South, CDC officials said.
Nov. 20, 8:41 PM
Piedmont Newnan is at the top of its class when it comes to patient safety, according to The Leapfrog Group.
Nov. 13, 6:03 PM
Hard work is paying off for Sharpsburg resident Zuri Hudson.
Nov. 14, 6:26 AM
Tai chi is becoming a new favorite exercise among Parkinson’s patients like Larry Bergeson of Newnan.
Nov. 21, 10:26 AM
More than 130 hospital volunteers were treated to a free barbecue dinner at the Historic Train Depot last week in downtown Newnan.
Nov. 07, 7:44 AM
Kia Henry knew she was in trouble when she woke up in the middle of the night bleeding and having contractions.
Nov. 08, 10:59 AM
The young patients, whose locations were not identified, are among 62 children nationally who have been confirmed with acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) in 2018.
Oct. 23, 9:47 PM
As cold temperatures begin moving into the state, one orthopedic group is making sure some people stay warm.
Oct. 31, 9:51 AM
Rotary has committed to raising $50 million per year in support of global polio eradication efforts.
Oct. 23, 10:20 PM
Students of The Carolyn Barron Montessori School strapped on their running shoes to sprint for their health – and to help Coweta County’s only free health clinic.
Oct. 24, 7:27 AM
The organization is looking for volunteers to serve before and during the 2019 Relay For Life of Coweta County.
Oct. 17, 2:28 PM
The flu news isn’t good for the 2018-2019 season.
Oct. 18, 7:18 AM
Motorcyclists, Jeep owners and car enthusiasts will hit the streets of Coweta County Oct. 27 to show their support for children living with heart defects.
Oct. 10, 9:48 AM