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Keep fighting for autism

...because doctors are now better at recognizing the illness.However, a majority of autism families believes that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention must "come clean" with its so-called vaccine safety studies. They want all earlier studies to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-01/keep-fighting-autism
Williams sisters could be on collision course at Wimbledon

...grass-court Grand Slam tournament in 2008; three years later, she announced that she has Sjogren's syndrome, an autoimmune disease that can cause joint pain and fatigue.Her nearly 2-hour match Wednesday was the last on Court 3, and wrapped up at about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-01/williams-sisters-cou
Greenbrier High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...her decision to attend Clemson on Tuesday. Diagnosed with cancer in 1999 at 3½ years old, Andrew Rogers has fought off the disease in his liver, lungs and head. Now 17, Andrew is cancer-free and spent this weekend in Baton Rouge. Don't Miss ...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/columbia-county-boar
Kroc Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...The American Kidney Fund held Kidney Action Day at the Kroc Center on Saturday, which aimed to raise awareness of kidney disease. CNN anchor Soledad O'Brien spoke of the importance of recognizing diversity at Georgia Health Sciences University's Diversity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/kroc-center
Overtime

...Clark, Harris English and Daniel Berger.? Former star golfer Peter Oosterhuis says he has early-onset Alzheimer's disease.Oosterhuis, 67, went public with the news in Golf World's digital magazine on Monday with hopes it will bring attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-29/overtime
Smoking not extinguished in bars, restaurants

...study, published last month in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice and Policy.The study...sudden infant death syndrome. Adults can face coronary heart disease, stroke, and lung cancer.The GSU researchers urged policymakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-29/smoking-not-extinguuised-bar
Across South Carolina

...Blanding wasn't on any medication at the jail and his drug screen came back clear. He said it appears Blanding had heart disease and probably never told anyone about it.Jail staff said the Belton man was booked there Mon day for violating a probation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-27/across-south-carolina
Number of bars and restaurants that allow smoking in Georgia increase

...advocate for a stronger ordinance for Augusta is still in the educational phase.A study in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease found that between 2006 and 2012 the number of bars and restaurants that allowed smoking increased from 9.2 percent in 2006...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-23/number-bars-and-restaurants-
Patience is religious, worldly necessity

...time, and to learn lessons from such moments of hardships.Prophet Muhammad (Peace be unto Him) said: "Neither fatigue, disease, sorrow, sadness, hurt, nor distress befalls true believer even if it were a prick he receives from a thorn, but for which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-06-26/patience-religious-world
Thousands in Augusta area could lose subsidies in pending Supreme Court health care ruling

...that haven't been able to access those in the past," he said. "And it has allowed for improved management of chronic disease in certain patient populations as well."If change is needed, or an alternative created, this is probably not the way to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-06-20/thousands-augusta-area-could