Volunteers' time, money crucial in successfully battling Alzheimer's

...economic implications for our state and our community. WHY IS ALL THIS happening? Thanks to advances in medicine and medical technology, as well as social and environmental conditions, people are living longer. Additionally, one of the largest segments...

'Entopreneurs' feed growing appetite for edible insects

...It doesn't really taste like a bug. It tastes like crunchy spices," said Leslie Foreman, who works at a medical technology firm, after sampling a chili-lime cricket. "I'm not sure this is going to be my everyday snack, but I think...

Lorenia Coleman

...Park. Mrs. Coleman was a graduate of T. W. Josey High School class of 1994. She earned a Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology from Georgia Regents University and Masters Degree from Brenau University. Survivors are her beloved husband...

City Ink: New board members mean more work for me in 2015

...electrical engineering. Evett attended the Medical College of Georgia and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in medical technology.After graduating from college, he went to work at Savannah River Site where he remained until 1998 when he went...

Morris Museum is a powerful 'center of gravity'

...that the nomination itself represents is well-deserved in every way. (The writer ? a professor emerita of medical technology at Georgia Regents University ? is a docent at the Morris Museum of Art.)

Across US job market, layoffs are becoming rare

...break," Naroff said.Some firms say they're already dealing with wage pressures.Cleveland-based Applied Medical Technology has raised hourly pay for warehouse employees from $8.25 to $10. It did so to attract new hires and because...

US employers add jobs at pace not seen since 1999

...times as many as when the recession began.Some companies are starting to raise pay to attract workers. Applied Medical Technology, based in Cleveland, has raised the starting wage for its assembly and production jobs to $10 an hour from...

Medtronic to buy Covidien for $42.9 billion

...billion over the next decade in investments, acquisitions and research and development in the United States."The medical technology industry is critical to the U.S. economy, and we will continue to invest and innovate and create well-paying...

Erma Varner

...with site training at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, she was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology. She worked the majority of her professional life at MCG in Augusta, and at the Eisenhower Hospital at Fort Gordon...

God helps us keep our strength while living with disease

...curable, but it can be managed. I have been able to enjoy life both in quantity and quality thanks to insulin; medical technology; the support and understanding of my wife, Joyce; and great medical care. All have been and are instrumental...