Author Archives: HMJ at UGA

Community volunteers serve as a resource to improve health care access

Public health campaigns become more effective when community members play an active role. The importance of community-driven outreach is catching the attention of state health officials.

Why education is a focal point for public health improvement

Education can affect families in many ways. Some public health experts say that improving literacy rates not only boosts the economic success of a community, but it also has a positive impact on the community’s health.