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05-10-2019 · Health · Healthy Communities

The Mental Health Ripple Effect

When Kelly first sought help, she thought she only needed access to economic resources to solve the challenges she was facing. Kelly’s housing situation was unstable, and she struggled to maintain participation in a vocational training program — this was worsened by…

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11-04-2013 · Health

A Doctor’s View of Centering Pregnancy

Each day, I see women come into my office for their appointments. I wonder about the life they have when they leave. Why? Because I know their home life can have a major impact on the health of their unborn child. I can’t…

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09-30-2013 · Health · MOMS

MOMS Success Story: Lily

Lily was afraid and lonely when she came to the Clayton County Health Department. A recent divorcee, she moved to Atlanta to be with friends but she couldn’t find a place to live. In addition, she was pregnant with no stable income.…

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