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Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into vaccines

...track of who has received a vaccine.Doctors often use flu shot appointments to ask patients about chronic conditions such as diabetes they might be treating, said Dr. Robert Wergin, a family physician in Milford, Neb., and president-elect of the American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-21/drugstores-retailers-dive-
Jury won't consider 9 deaths linked to salmonella in Georgia trial of peanut plant owner

...poisoning. Almer's mother, for example, had also battled lung cancer and a brain tumor."They have cancer, they have diabetes, they have heart disease and their immune systems are compromised," Marler said. "There's no question they were infected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/jury-wont-consider-9-deaths-l
Faith Calendar

...27, pedicures, manicures and back massages, continental breakfast and lunch provided, blood pressure checks, session on diabetes, blood drive, more, information sessions with Richmond County Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick and attorney Aimee Sanders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-12/faith-calendar
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Children consume too much salt, raising risk of heart disease

...journal Pediatrics.That chronic inflammation puts the teens at risk for metabolic syndrome later on, a synergistic mix of diabetes, heart disease and obesity that collectively worsens the health of the patient, she said."Inflammation is like a root...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-09/centers-disease-control-and-
Bionic pancreas controls blood sugar

Diabetes occurs when the body cannot control the...to control glucose levels.In Type 1 diabetes, the pancreas loses the ability to make...condition was at one time also called juvenile diabetes. With a poorly functioning pancreas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-14/bionic-pancreas-controls-blood-suga
Jeff Gordon shatters track record en route to Michigan pole

...the Milwaukee Mile ahead of Sunday's race and part of an effort to promote diabetes awareness along with driver Charlie Kimball.Both Wilkins and Kimball have diabetes, and both serve as spokesman for Novo Nordisk, which also sponsors Kimball's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-15/jeff-gordon-shatters-track
PTSD can lead to heart disease

...Some of the stress hormones also increase insensitivity to insulin and put people at greater risk of diabetes and metabolic syndrome, where diabetes, obesity and heart disease seem to interact to worsen health. That already affects about a quarter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/ptsd-can-lead-heart-disease
SC Medicaid dealing with application backlog

...asked if they have a disability that interferes with their daily activities. But people can have a chronic condition, such as diabetes and asthma, that impacts daily living without fitting the Social Security Administration definition of a disability, agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-11/sc-medicaid-dealing-appl
Leven LaCroix

...mcneillfuneralhome.com to sign the family's personal guestbook. Donations can be made in lieu of flowers to Juvenile Diabetes Foundation (2916 Professional Pkwy., Martinez, Ga. 30907) McNeill Funeral Home 109 Shaw St. Martinez, Georgia 706...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172286298
Conservatives are "anti-science"? Let's talk about that

...whose research is dedicated to fighting the unhealthy effects of obesity, such as heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. His university laboratory focuses on a hormone that slows muscle growth in aging adults. He found that inhibiting the production...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-07-12/conservati