Darton State College’s RN to BSN Completion program was recently granted another accreditation.
HEALTH AND FITNESS: A fast-paced life does not mean settling for waist-expanding fast food
With preparation and planning, a healthy food routine can be fit into a hectic lifestyle by following five easy tips.
FTC asks U.S. Middle District Judge Louis Sands for a 60-day extension for filing documents necessary for dismissing an order for preliminary injunction in Palmyra merger.
FTC asks for 60-day extension on Phoebe-Palmyra proposed acquisition agreement
Spinning enthusiasts ride for the battle against cancer
Indoor cyclists will support the fight against cancer while taking on personal challenges.
Feds have not approved segment that helps hospitals
The currently approved provider fee raises money from hospitals, and the funds are then returned to the hospitals through reimbursements. Individual hospitals are reimbursed differing amounts, based on how much Medicaid business they do.
Event for Dougherty, Lee counties will be conducted at fairgrounds
A luminaria ceremonys is planned at 9 p.m. on April 25.
Two nationally-known authorities will speak at the Albany event
Two nationally-known authorities on caring for people who have dementia and memory loss will be in Albany on April 10 for the third annual Caregivers Conference and family and professional caregivers.
HEALTH & FITNESS: Warmer weather means it is time to enjoy outdoor activities
Turn off the TV, tablet and video games and turn on to some fresh air and sunshine.
Two Albany icons -- one a former restaurant, the other a world-famous restaurateur -- top this weeks list.
These are the 10 most-viewed articles on albanyherald.com for the week of March 21-28, 2014.
Finding doctors to practice in rural areas a growing concern being addressed by Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital and Georgia Regents University
Phoebe Putney and Georgia Regents University are both working hard to grow new doctors to help serve in rural areas, especially southwest Georgia.
HEALTH AND FITNESS: Remember to take proper precautions when exercising
One of the most important components of a fitness program that is as important, but often gets less attention, is recovery.
HEALTH AND FITNESS: Safety is critical when recreational activities include water
As the weather warms up, Southwest Georgians will be cooling down with water activities.
HEALTH AND FITNESS: That extra push can separate great from good
A single degree of temperature or effort doesn’t sound like much, but it is the difference between winning and losing, and in reaching goals and just missing them.
HEALTH AND FITNESS: Kids can help create healthier alternatives to goldfish and animal crackers.
Eating healthier also can be fun for children if you allow them to help create their snacks.
Luncheon educates on diabetes, Medicare coverage
Available statistics show that there were 44 deaths in Dougherty County in 2011 in relation to diabetes.
Health and Wellness
- Darton State College Nursing Program gains additional accreditation
- MARY GANZEL: Five tips for healthy eating on the go
- FTC asks for extension in Palmyra acquisition decision
- Cancer Coalition's RIDEforHOPE fundraiser fights cancer locally
- Key part of hospital provider fee still unresolved
- Relay for Life celebrates 20th anniversary
- Alzheimer's caregivers conference set Thursday
- KIRSTEN LUPINSKI: Spring into the outdoors
- The Big 10 - March 21-28, 2014
- Phoebe and Georgia Regents University growing rural doctors