Know your risk factors for heart disease  

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Know your risk factors for heart disease   ALBANY – Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women, according to the National Centers for Disease Control. February is American Heart Month. “In the United States, … Continued

Phoebe Celebrates Heart Month with February Events

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Phoebe Celebrates Heart Month with February Events Albany, Ga. – Phoebe is celebrating American Heart Month with multiple events throughout February. Getting screened and being active are two of the most important ways to manage heart health. Celebrated since 1963, Heart … Continued

Water leak caused damage to doctors office…

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Important message for Phoebe Family Medicine Patients Phoebe Worth Family Medicine will begin seeing patients Tuesday January 2 at 8:00 a.m. at the Phoebe Worth Medical Center Specialty Clinic at 807 South Isabella St. This temporary location will remain open while repairs … Continued

Ladies, Ladies, Ladies….Do it for your kids…do it for your husbands…do it for YOU…

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NEWS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                            May 9, 2017                                                                             WORTH COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT REMINDS WOMEN TO GET SCREENED FOR BREAST CANCER IN HONOR OF MOTHER’S DAY SYLVESTER – Think of all the women in your life: mothers, … Continued

Southwest Health District preps for Zika

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Southwest Health District preps for Zika     Albany, GA – Although Zika, which is spread mostly by the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito, has not been transmitted locally in Georgia, the recent outbreak of Zika in Florida has … Continued

Rabies confirmed in Worth County

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Positive for Rabies in Worth County, animals to avoid, cautions to take,,read more below Below the article is the proposed budget by the City of Sylvester, also see Apartments leasing inside city limits… A test has confirmed that a fox … Continued

Worth County Health Department employee awarded District honor

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Worth County Health Department employee awarded District honor  Worth County Health Department Immunization Coordinator Cynthia McKinney has received an award from Southwest Health District’s Immunization Program for “Outstanding Service and Dedication.” McKinney was nominated by Worth County Health Department Nurse … Continued

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