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GRU tackles Ebola issues

...patients with fever about recent travel ? need to understand that diseases in distant lands can travel here quite easily, said Dr. Jose Vazquez, the chief of infectious disease at GRU."The world is flat," he said.For instance, Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-10-01/gru-tackles-ebola-issues
Metro | The Augusta Chronicle

...course you will have senior moments. And get that code right out of your wallet this instant! A day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first Ebola case diagnosed in the U.S. in a traveler from Liberia, the university...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/metro
Bill Kirby | The Augusta Chronicle

...up words I did not know. It paid off. Monday, Aug 25, 2014 Did you know that one of the early signs of Parkinson's Disease is that your handwriting gets smaller? I learned that last week at the CSRA Parkinson Support Group's breakfast. I also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/bill-kirby
Family carries heavy breast cancer burden

...to 24 percent. Most women who get breast cancer are not like the Ficklins because they do not have a family history of the disease, but in certain families there is clearly a genetic component. And it is evident here, said Dr. David Squires, an oncologist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2014-09-30/family-carries-heavy-
Reject pro-choice's false moral codes

...These couples enjoy a less than 3 percent divorce rate compared to those who trust artificial chemical hormones to treat the "disease" of pregnancy. This education can help those children born and pre-born to experience a loving and nurturing environment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-30/reject-pro-choices-false
Cardinals' Jonathan Dwyer is indicted on assault charges

...his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries.Belcher, 25, killed Kasandra Perkins on Dec...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-29/cardinals-jonathan-dwyer-indi
Greenbrier High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...Sept. 22-29 Greenbrier High School 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. Sarah Kate Chambley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/columbia-county-boar
Glenn Hills High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...tuberculosis skin tests to selected students and faculty at Glenn Hills High School after a student there showed signs of the disease. On Tuesday, the first day of Richmond County School System's high school graduations, Jamilla Shabazz received her diploma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-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
Tuberculosis tests given to 62 pupils, teachers at Martinez Elementary

...removed for possibly being exposed to the disease.Columbia County School System Superintendent...pupil who was possibly exposed to the disease.The results of the tests are expected...Carraway said.TB is an infectious disease caused by a bacteria that typically attacks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-24/tuberculosis-tests-given-