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Georgia Regents joins in Great American Smokeout

...health effects of using electronic cigarettes.Joshua Nguyen and Michael Colpoys, research assistants for the Georgia Prevention Institute, manned the information table in the student center on the health sciences campus. Both considered raising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-20/georgia-regents-joins-gre
Georgia Regents University study looks to break stress-salt connection

...drug that is normally not prescribed to blacks could be one way of combating it, said the director of the Georgia Prevention Institute at Geor gia Regents University.Dr. Gregory Harshfield and colleagues have a five-year, $10.7 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-25/georgia-regents-university-s
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Children consume too much salt, raising risk of heart disease

...among a group of 766 healthy adolescents studied, said Dr. Haidong Zhu, a molecular geneticist with the Georgia Prevention Institute at GRU. The studies were published this year in the journal Pediatrics.That chronic inflammation puts the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-09/centers-disease-control-and-
Georgia Regents researchers investigate ways to help cystic fibrosis patients exercise

...him pump furiously on an exercise bike in the Laboratory of Integrative Vascular & Exercise Physiology at the Georgia Prevention Institute at Georgia Regents University. Cystic fibrosis has not slowed down the man who runs and polishes off 70 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-27/georgia-regents-researchers-
MCG pair emphasize teamwork in research

...any physiology in my background."More importantly, they have reached out to clinical researchers, at the Georgia Prevention Institute at MCG and elsewhere, to work on areas where Augusta is especially hard hit, like heart disease. The school's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-12-31/mcg-pair-emphasize-teamwork-r
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'D' study creates debate

...cardiovascular improvement and even cancer prevention.The report surprised vitamin D researcher Yanbin Dong of the Georgia Prevention Institute at Medical College of Georgia."The IOM report really generated very highly mixed responses," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-01-07/d-study-creates-debate
Health | Life | Health Care
Early warning signs

...Augusta State University.If researchers at the Georgia Prevention Institute at Georgia Health Sciences University are right...were in middle-aged to older people.The Georgia Prevention Institute is looking at what had once been an unimaginable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-26/early-warning-signs
Fructose gives adolescents more belly fat, increases disease risk, GHSU study finds

...Sciences University.In a study to be published next month in The Journal of Nutrition, researchers at GHSU's Georgia Prevention Institute followed 559 adolescents and their consumption of fructose, a sugar commonly added to foods and drinks as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-01-06/fructose-gives-adolescents-m
Lack of fiber puts teens at risk of diabetes, study says

...Augusta are following her example, and it could have serious health consequences, said researchers at the Georgia Prevention Institute at Georgia Health Sciences University.A study of more than 550 adolescents ages 14-18 recruited from Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-05-29/lack-fiber-puts-teens-risk-d
MCG's pediatrics chief uses business sense

...he said. He plans to build on research efforts already under way in the department, such as those at the Georgia Prevention Institute, and plans to add at least 10 physician-scientists in key areas to build on strengths. By establishing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/14/met_548081.shtml
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