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GBI releases details in mistaken ID, burial of body in Augusta

...determined Dec. 5 that he died of cervical injuries from the fall, with a contributing factor of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.The autopsy on Caldwell, who died Dec. 3 after consuming alcohol and sleeping pills, was also completed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-19/gbi-releases-details-m
Georgia city settles over death after stun gun use

...resistance.An autopsy report from the Fulton County medical examiner's office said Towns died from "hypertensive cardiovascular disease exacerbated by physical exertion and conducted electrical stimulation." The report listed the manner of death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-06/georgia-city-settles-over-dea
School bake sale showdown set for Thursday

...government relations director for the Heart Association in Georgia. "At AHA, we believe that prevention of cardiovascular disease can never start too early. And selling unhealthy food to kids to raise money is just wrong." State Superintendent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-19/school-bake-sale-showdown-set-thurs
State-of-the-art catheterization lab unveiled on Fort Gordon

...later evolved into a plan for a two-lab facility that helps cardiologists better diagnose and treat advanced cardiovascular disease, and allows his team to provide comprehensive and up to date heart care."The new lab is truly a testament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-07-23/state-art-catheterization-la
Ga. low in breastfeeding, report says

...mothers, breastfeeding reduces the risks of breast cancer, ovarian cancer, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and cardiovascular disease."The research on the superiority of breast milk compared to formula is overwhelming and compelling from both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/ga-low-breastfeeding-report-
PTSD can lead to heart disease

...Post-traumatic stress disorder can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease and it is not just combat veterans at risk...and police officers are also at higher risk of cardiovascular disease, said Dr. Neal Weintraub, the Kupperman Endowed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/ptsd-can-lead-heart-disease
AmbioPharm Inc. to expand North Augusta workforce, operations

...coming off a patent, Geiger said.Peptides are popular ingredients in drugs for diabetes, cancer indications, cardiovascular disease, anti-HIV and gastric issues, he said."There's always been a demand for them," he said. "It was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-03/ambiopharm-
Grovetown councilman dies

...Coroner Harriett Garrison said that Stoddard had some medical issues and that his death was caused by hypertensive cardiovascular disease complicated by his Type 2 diabetes. No foul play is suspected.Stoddard retired from the Clearwater Police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-16/grovetown-councilman-die
Make Augusta healthier

...our economy) are high mortality (early death) and morbidity (sickness) rates because of chronic disease ? cardiovascular disease, in particular.Policy and environmental changes that encourage healthier choices ("making the healthy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-07-09/make-augusta-healthier
South Carolina adults, teens among the heaviest

...chronic disease, it is a progressive disease," Brisky said. "The likelihood of having vision problems and cardiovascular disease all increase substantially with type II."Also alarming was the rising rate of "extreme" obesity, those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-08-19/south-carolina-adults-teens-