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UGA Week: Masters is dear to Compton's hearts

...it's like to win a PGA event." TEN MONTHS IS a long window of anticipation for Compton. It's complicated by his immune system and infections and anti-rejection drugs that are part of his life."Hopefully during the Masters, I'm healthy...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/uga-week-masters-dear-comptons-hearts
Early research aimed at breeding gluten-free wheat variety funded by Kansas farmers

...from seeds of varieties of wheat. A later step will be combining the proteins with antibodies produced by the human immune system to test for reactions.Miller also plans to examine the wild relatives of wheat as well as modern varieties, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/early-research-aimed-breed
Please vaccinate

...their own kids at risk, they are putting everyone else in the community at risk, including children with compromised immune systems, adults with cancer, the elderly and infants younger than age 1, who can't be vaccinated.Measles was declared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-04/please-vaccinate
Georgia Regents University study looks to break stress-salt connection

...secrete the hormone and attempt to control for that impact, Harshfield said. Another arm of the study will examine the immune system, which is also affected by the hormone, he said.The problem of stress-sodium retention hypertension is particularly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-25/georgia-regents-university-s
What the government isn't telling Americans about Ebola outbreak

...index case follows a spectrum depending upon the initial infecting dose of the virus and the recipients our health and immune system. PROOF: NINA PHAM first came into contact with Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan on Sept. 29 and developed a fever...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-25/what-government-
A restored NIH budget is good for our health

...in their young lives;? finding one mechanism that protects a developing fetus from rejection by the mother's immune system, then figuring out that it's pirated by some tumors, and using that knowledge to fight tumors;? recognizing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-25/restored-nih-bud
Tai chi classes might help arthritis

...Tai chi is calm," Nohe said. "One of the things is if you breathe deeply and signal your body to calm down, your immune system automatically clicks on. Even if they don't do it right, just experiencing that calm mentality (is beneficial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-10-09/tai-chi-classes-
Johnson & Johnson plans Ebola vaccine testing

...workers and others in West Africa.That testing will go forward only if the vaccines prove safe and trigger an adequate immune-system response in volunteers during clinical trials that are either underway or planned in Europe, Africa and the United...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-22/johnson-johnson-plans-ebol
Grant through Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation moves up GRU cancer trials for kids

...which locally suppresses the immune system, was discovered by GRU Cancer...the father, from the mother's immune system. Johnson joined Mellor's lab...using IDO to evade the host's immune system.The new trial, if approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-09/grant-through-alexs-lemon
Jadeveon Clowney says he will start Texans' preseason opener

...20 years and was diagnosed about six years ago with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, a blood disease that weakens the immune system.He had surgery last fall to remove an abnormal growth behind his left ear. Doctors told him that they couldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-07/jadeveon-clowney-says-he-will