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Giambi increasing workouts

...for the first time Sunday since being diagnosed with a benign tumor last month. Giambi arrived at the team's spring training...intestinal parasite, then said July 30 that he had a benign tumor, without disclosing where it was located. Giambi had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/16/bas_425408.shtml
Baseball
Yankees sign Olerud

...insurance at first base while Jason Giambi is treated for a benign tumor. Olerud, is a two-time All-Star, a three-time...target for infielders. Giambi was diagnosed with a benign tumor last week and though the Yankees said they hoped the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/04/bas_424215.shtml
Baseball
Airport mascot memorializing bird dog attempts journey across US, 10 countries

...given by her handler, Tina Rhodes.During her tenure, Mayday recovered from a snake bite and surgery to remove a benign tumor from her leg. Mayday retired in December 2010 at age 14 and died in October 2011.Children in grades one through eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-16/airport-mascot-memorializing-
Giambi back, uncertain on return

...cheeks, optimism in his voice and no idea when he'll be able to play again. The former AL MVP, recovering from a benign tumor, intestinal parasite, strained groin and respiratory infection, saw teammates for the first time for the first time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/01/bas_427093.shtml
Baseball
Restructured contract keeps Testaverde with Jets

...allowing the Jets to avoid a $9.5 million bonus due in June. Testaverde, who is recovering from surgery to remove a benign tumor in the right foot, will earn about $4 million this year in base salary and could earn another $2.5 in bonuses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/27/pro_340928.shtml
NFL
Center speeds voice textbook access

...computer, which uses speech-output software, can read the words to him. He has been blind since age 13, when a benign tumor on the right side of his brain caused permanent damage to his optic nerve.Thanks to the Georgia Tech-based Alternative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2010-10-31/center-speeds-voice-textb
Education | Metro
Woods to miss four to six weeks due to surgery

...Masters on Sunday for the second year in a row, has had surgery on the same knee twice before, in 1994 to remove a benign tumor and in 2002 for an injury. The surgery was performed by Thomas D. Rosenberg of the HealthSouth Surgery Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/16/gol_195252.shtml
Golf
Woods has surgery on knee

...anterior cruciate ligament. Benign cysts also were removed. Woods had surgery on the same knee in 1994 to remove a benign tumor. Mark Steinberg, his agent at IMG, did not immediately return calls seeking comment. Gary Planos, the tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/14/gol_364023.shtml
Golf
Gymnast honors friend's courage

...chances of Alexis even competing seemed slim. On May 24, the Augusta girl underwent high-risk surgery to remove a benign tumor from the center of her brain. She received clearance from her surgeon to compete three weeks ago, reviving hopes of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/26/oth_266495.shtml
Other sports
Woman works for patients' rights

...Family-Centered Care Educational Conference at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics. Mr. Murphy had developed a benign tumor near one of his parathyroid glands, which stimulated it to put out high levels of a hormone that regulates calcium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/02/met_516917.shtml
Metro | Medical College of Georgia