Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation Presents 20 Statewide Preservation Awards at Ceremony in Macon

The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation presented 20 awards recognizing the best of preservation in Georgia during its 44th annual Preservation Awards ceremony in Macon. The David T. Howard Middle School in Atlanta received the Marguerite Williams Award for Excellence in Rehabilitation, presented annually to the project that has had the greatest impact on preservation in the state. The David T. Howard Middle […]

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Leading Water Protection Coalition Announces Clean Water Heroes in 2021 Clean 13 Report

Georgia’s leading water protection coalition released its Clean 13 report for 2021. The report highlights individuals, businesses, industries, non-profit organizations and governmental agencies whose extraordinary efforts have led to cleaner rivers, stronger communities and a more sustainable future for Georgians. “With extreme weather events raging across the globe, sea levels rising on the Georgia coast, […]

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Piedmont Athens Celebrates Milestone for 100th Heart Failure Monitoring System

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center announced it recently celebrated the completion of its 100th CardioMEMS HF System implantation, a device that provides wireless monitoring to help manage a patient’s heart failure condition. The CardioMEM HF System is a remote monitoring platform for heart failure patients that aids physicians in preventing worsening heart failure in patients, […]

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Piedmont Athens Offers New, Noninvasive Method for Detecting Blockage in the Heart

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center is now offering a new, non-invasive method for diagnosing coronary artery disease or blockages in the heart. According to the American Heart Association, coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. The method, called Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography (CCTA), is a heart imaging test used to diagnose […]

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