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Veggie market helps Harrisburg residents eat healthy

...clinic and all have some sort of diet-related ailment such as diabetes or obesity, Burke said.The women receive a weekly allowance...getting more like four," Birchfield said.Birchfield, who has diabetes and hypertension, said the meals of canned food from her past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-30/veggie-market-helps-harrisbur
Amy Bailey

...the Chapel at Thomas Poteet & Son. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the American Diabetes Association at 2916 Professional Parkway, Martinez, GA 30907. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service...

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N. Kent Logan Sr.

...M. in the chapel at Thomas Poteet & Son with Rev. Wade Sosebee officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Diabetes Association at 2916 Professional Parkway, Martinez, GA 30907. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service...

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Vision loss worse in South, CDC says

...three-quarters of the U.S. counties with the highest prevalence of severe vision loss. The South also has higher rates of poverty, diabetes and chronic disease. Health officials believe those problems are all related to the vision loss. The Centers for Disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-22/vision-loss-worse-south-cdc-
Around the block

...its 21st annual Sidewalk Sale May 29-31 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. to benefit JDRF, a global organization to fund Type 1 diabetes research.The store will offer picnic-style items and root beer floats for $27. All of the funds raised during the sale...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-28/around-block
Unsealed transcript from 2013 details FIFA corruption

...to Dearie. Blazer told the court he had received chemotherapy and radiation for rectal cancer, and he also suffered from diabetes and coronary artery disease.Dearie said prosecutors "identify FIFA and its attendant or related constituent organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-03/unsealed-transcript-
Carrie West

...in the Merritt's Bridge Christian Church with the burial in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Palmetto Chapter at 3608 Landmark Drive, Suite #C, Columbia, SC 29204. http://palmettojdrf...

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Larry Gilpin Sr.

...burial will be Saturday in Rose Hill Cemetery in Ashburn, GA. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 225 Peachtree St. NE, Suite 550 South Tower, Atlanta, GA 30303. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors...

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Blues musician B.B. King dies

...well into his 80s, the 15-time Grammy winner suffered from diabetes and other problems. He collapsed during a concert in Chicago...and community events focused on health challenges including diabetes, which King suffered from for years. At his urging, Mississippi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-15/musician-bb-king-dies
Activity can slow cognitive decline, study suggests

...has been unable to crack the code of dementia. For family members, it is a disease more devastating than heart attacks or diabetes.Research has focused on recognizing cognitive decline early before it worsens into frank dementia. A new study in the journal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-13/activity-can-slow-cognitive-decline