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Baldwin County water all clear

Baldwin County water all clear

Baldwin County water has been given the all-clear after a boil water advisory went into effect last week.

That advisory has been lifted, according to a release.

Baldwin County Restaurant Ratings

Baldwin County Restaurant Ratings

See how Baldwin County restaurants rated with the Georgia Department of Health in December 2013:

  • 100-Captain D's
  • 100-Dunkin Donuts/Baskin-Robbins
  • 100-Georgia Bob's BBQ
  • 100-Los Magueyes Mexic
  • 100-Ms Stella's
  • 100-Papa John's
  • 100-Sonic Drive In
  • 100-Starbucks Coffee Company
  • 100-Zaxby's
  • 100-Yummy Yogo
  • 98-Barberito's
  • 97-Quizno's Sub

Community health fair offers free screenings

Community health fair offers free screenings

The health fair offers free screenings involving vision screens, blood pressure checks, hearing tests as well as reduced price labs.

That's on Tuesday, Dec. 10 from 8 a.m. until noon at Central Georgia Technical College in the Health Services Building on 54 Hwy 22 West Milledgeville.

Students, faculty partner with Macon homeless clinic

Students, faculty partner with Macon homeless clinic

On any given day, you can see dozens of people roaming the streets of downtown Macon. Many have no home, no food and
no hope for their future.

A new facility, however, opened its doors earlier this year to help those living on the streets. Daybreak Center provides the homeless with hygiene, health, education and job preparation opportunities.

Faculty Members Have Ties to Nobel Prize Winners

Faculty Members Have Ties to Nobel Prize Winners

 Two Georgia College faculty members were trained alongside the recent winners of the Nobel Prize in Medicine.  

James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Sudhof jointly won the 2013 Nobel Prize For Physiology or Medicine earlier this month.  

The trio earned the prize for their discoveries of machinery regulating vesicle traffic, which unraveled "the mystery of how the cell organizes its transport of membrane proteins."

Help Navigating through the Health Insurance Marketplace

Since the healthcare marketplace opened last week with the advent of the Affordable Healthcare Act, there have been many problems with navigating through the website, most of them caused by high volume.  For other people, all the options are overwhelming once they actually get to create that account.

More than 200 of you were able to talk to UGA's Healthcare Navigators during 13WMAZ's phone bank Thursday.

Nursing Students Treat Patients at Honduras Clinic

Nursing Students Treat Patients at Honduras Clinic

Ten students.

Two faculty members.

More than 1,200 patients in two weeks.

That’s the challenge for a group from Georgia College that will soon leave their homes for a remote region of Honduras.