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Feeling young might bring longer life, new study suggests

...their age.After adjusting for differences such as age, gender, functional status and medical conditions such as heart disease and cancer, he found that those who felt older than their actual age had about a 40 percent higher chance of death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-02-11/feeling-young-might-brin
Prep star Roquan Smith might have unwittingly set new trend

...gunpowder.Nearly 3,000 years later, clinical trials tested the safety of a new drug designed to treat angina caused by heart disease. A funny thing happened to the trial subjects, however, and the next thing you know all of our sporting events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-14/prep-star-roquan-smith-mi
Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

...death found a dozen prescription drug bottles in the hotel suite. They concluded that Houston accidentally drowned. Heart disease and cocaine use were listed as contributing factors in Houston's death.Over her career, Houston sold more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-31/whitney-houstons-daughter-fo
Naesha Parks' new book tells how heart attack strengthened faith

...take a pill except for an occasional headache now has a daily regimen of 15-20 pills. She lives as a person with heart disease. So she pays attention to each heartbeat.She has asked the hard questions, like "Why me?" and has come to realize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-01-23/naesha-parks-new-book-te
Local men honored for being in First Special Service Force

...instructor at Fort Gordon. He later entered the real estate business and started a company before dying in 1995 from heart disease at the age of 83.All three of his sons went into the Army. Carl was a helicopter pilot in Vietnam; John was a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-03/local-men-honored-being-firs
Whitney Houston daughter 'fighting for life'

...face-down in a foot of water in her bathtub at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Authorities found prescription drugs and listed heart disease and cocaine use as contributors, but concluded that she accidentally drowned. Bobbi Kristina, then 18, became so...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-03/whitney-houston-daughter-fig
Smoking affects millions in Ga.

...chance in the 2015 General Assembly than in years past.Marsi Thrash of the American Heart Association told GHN that heart disease is the leading cause of death in Georgia. "Nearly half of those deaths are attributed to tobacco use," she said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-22/smoking-affects-millions-ga
Empty Stocking Fund: Augusta mother with sick son needs Christmas help

...mother of two is asking for help this year to give her children a bit of Christmas."My youngest son has congenital heart disease," she writes. "In May he had his third surgery and we almost lost him, but God and the doctors and nurses brought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-05/empty-stocking-fund-augusta-m
Blueberries can't be beat

...high in antioxidants, have anti-aging activity, promote healthy urinary tracts, improve vision and help fight heart disease. It seems blueberries are almost the perfect food. And they have only 60 calories per cup.For the first time ever...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-12-25/blueberries-cant-be-
Heart deaths decline but at different rates in area counties

Deaths from heart disease have declined substantially across...traditionally had higher death rates from heart disease, said co-author Michele Casper...Analysis Team in the Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention at CDC."The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-24/heart-deaths-decline-differe