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State's support for emergency care lacking

...System for Advance Registration of Volunteer Health Professionals.Georgia's racial and ethnic disparities for cardiovascular disease, HIV diagnoses and infant mortality are unacceptable. All of our residents should have adequate access to preventive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-01-26/states-emergency-care-la
Campaign stresses education on cardiovascular disease

...Walker, heart disease had become her disease. Cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 killer of women in the United States...but) one in three will die of some form of cardiovascular disease." The Go Red campaign's goal is to educate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/07/liv_80188.shtml
Life & style
South Carolina high on list for heart ills

...nation's leaders in deaths from cardiovascular disease and strokes. South Carolina...One in five Americans has cardiovascular disease, the report said. Health...second from the bottom for cardiovascular disease. Dr. Daniel Lackland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/02/met_249030.shtml
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University Hospital's Heart & Vascular Institute screens first responders in Columbia County

...screened Thursday for potential risk factors for cardiovascular disease by a team from University Hospital's Heart...example, found a 60 percent higher incidence of cardiovascular disease compared to their peers, as well as much higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-02-09/university-hospitals-heart-v
Pfizer to study pain medication Celebrex

...can help osteoarthritis patients at risk for cardiovascular disease. The announcement Monday comes almost three...and also has shown it could help patients with cardiovascular disease. The study, which is expected to begin next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/20/liv_431793.shtml
Life & style
Lifestyle changes can reduce risk of a stroke

...cause of death in this country, exceeded only by cardiovascular disease and cancer. Even worse, perhaps, are those...critical to prevention and care, just as it is with cardiovascular disease and cancer. And the same rule applies to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/18/ent_204191.shtml
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Heart disease death toll high

...Mississippi tops South Carolina's 224.2 deaths from cardiovascular disease per 100,000 people. The Palmetto State's...049 Spartanburg County residents died from cardiovascular disease. Doctors say the ways to prevent heart disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/10/met_235621.shtml
Metro
U.N. health agency: Eat veggies, not pills, to beat lung cancer

...may even increase the risk of lung cancer and cardiovascular disease for smokers, said the U.N. agency, which...percent increased risk of lung cancer or death from cardiovascular disease if they also take beta-carotene supplements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/14/tec_220594.shtml
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U.N. health agency: Eat veggies, not pills, to beat lung cancer

...may even increase the risk of lung cancer and cardiovascular disease for smokers, said the U.N. agency, which...percent increased risk of lung cancer or death from cardiovascular disease if they also take beta-carotene supplements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/13/tec_220497.shtml
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Health and safety

...more susceptible to certain diseases and other causes of death. High on that list are silent killers such as cardiovascular disease and colon cancer. But those can be fought successfully by adhering to healthful habits.Law enforcement's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-12-04/health-and-safety