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Blue Bell recalls all products

...The first recall in the family-owned creamery's 108-year history was issued last month after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention linked ice cream contaminated with listeria to three deaths at a Kansas hospital. Five others in Kansas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-21/blue-bell-recalls-all-produc
Black lawmakers celebrate legislative gains

...include sickle cell anemia among diseases approved for treatment with...the pain brought on by the disease without the debilitating side...not a cure for any of these diseases, it offers a treatment option...House Democratic Caucus. The disease affects one in every 500 African-Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-20/black-lawmakers-celebrat
Help battle Alzheimer's

More than 1,100 Alzheimer's disease advocates, including 30 from Georgia, traveled...finding a way to delay the on-set of the disease for five years. This will change the trajectory of the disease, saving lives and billions of Medicare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-21/help-battle-alzheimers
Study asserts Georgia does have Lyme disease

...not known to transmit Lyme disease" but linked to a Lyme-like...rash seen in northeastern Lyme disease patients.Jose Vazquez, a...and chief of the Infectious Diseases Section at Georgia Regents...is easily mistaken for Lyme disease."STARI does produce the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-04-17/study-asserts-georgia-do
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
Eisenhower Army Medical Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...lab at Eisenhower Army Medical Center will enhance the cardiologist's ability to diagnose and treat advanced cardiovascular disease and provide comprehensive and up to date ... Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/eisenhower-army-medi
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
Volunteers' time, money crucial in successfully battling Alzheimer's

...economic impact of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. And I...related dementia. Unlike other diseases, Alzheimer's disease statistics show a substantial...and older with Alzheimer's disease will increase to 6.8 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-19/volunteers-time-
The Way We Were: Public feared polio

...parents to watch their children for the first signs of the disease and to not "panic" or become "hysterical.""Don't delay...American medical researcher, developed a vaccine that curbed the disease. Today it is almost a memory, although still a grim one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-19/way-we-were-public-feared-pol
When a man loves a song: Sound engineer reflects on Percy Sledge

...and last saw him in the fall, when friends threw a benefit show for Sledge after learning he had been diagnosed with liver disease."He was very sick, very weak, but he did come up on stage and sing When a Man Loves a Woman, Hood said.Sledge, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-18/when-man-loves-song-sound-engineer-