•  
  •  
Prescribing fruit, veggies for health in Harrisburg

...area through the Harrisburg Family Health Care clinic who had or were at risk for diet-related conditions like obesity and diabetes, she said. Beginning in June, each would be provided with $1 per day per family member to spend on fresh fruits and vegetables...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-14/prescribing-fruit-veggies-he
Eighth area Barney's Pharmacy set to open in May

...said the location will house an education area like his other pharmacies. Classes will be held there periodically on CPR and diabetes management.Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA, which owns the building, is expanding its pharmacy technician...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-08/eighth-area-barneys-pharma
Gary Player's son at Masters prayer breakfast

...pocket, and said it's a reminder to himself to live healthy. Though he takes daily insulin shots, he also manages his diabetes through diet and exercise.Player urged attendees to eat fresh foods and to exercise at least a little each day. It doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-07/gary-players-son-masters-pray
Charley Hoffman gets autographs, posts opening 67

...practice range.The collectibles will be auctioned for Hoff man's foundation, which supports charities such as the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation."I was sort of scared ? should I ask them, should I not ask them...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/charley-hoffman-gets-autographs-posts-open
Brian Strickland

...Thomas Poteet & Son. Burial will follow in Bellevue Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 225 Peachtree St. NE, Suite 550, Atlanta, GA 30303. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174524035
State reviews 'stop smoking' benefits

...Vicki Karnes, a nurse who co-chairs the Diabetes Community Action Coalition, said she...is a risk factor for developing Type 2 diabetes, Karnes said. And smoking "can make control of diabetes harder,'' she added, and can make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-12/state-reviews-stop-smoki
Blind woman sues senior care center over chemical burns

...mopped up, according to the lawsuit obtained by The Post and Courier of Charleston.The burns and complications from having diabetes for 32 years are keeping Thomas from walking."She suffered loss of enjoyment of life, pleasures of daily living and ability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-14/blind-woman-sues-senior-care-
Toe-sucking suspect arrested again

...asked for directions and then asked for money. When she told him she didn't have any money, he "stated his wife had sugar diabetes and asked her for her socks," according to an incident report.The victim told police she quickly locked the door, drove...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-19/toe-sucking-suspect-ar
Science, industry economics, patients are boosting research on rare disease drugs - and hope

...and other benefits for drug companies.Since then, about 220 medicines have been approved ? 93 in the last decade.For diabetes, heart and other common medications, drugmakers must test treatments on thousands of patients, usually through three rounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-25/science-industry-economics
Lenna Green

...entered into rest on Saturday, March 14, 2015, at Doctor's Hospital of Augusta after complications from heart disease and diabetes. Lenna was born in Greenwood, SC. She retired after 30 years as a Medical Technologist at University Hospital Blood Bank...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174414893