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GR Health, Cerner ink $400 million deal

...said.In other business, the health system moved to have the practice plans of the College of Nursing, College of Dental Medicine and College of Allied Health Sciences incorporated into the health system, and they will now be integrated with the physician...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-28/gr-health-cerner-ink-400-mil
Veterans Affairs Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...470 beds and provides tertiary care in medicine, surgery, neurology, psychiatry...spinal cord injury and rehabilitation medicine. The Downtown Division, at 15th Street...Way, is authorized for 155 beds (58 medicine, 37 surgery and 60 spinal cord injury...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/veterans-affairs-hos
Doctors Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...outpatient diagnostic and therapeutic services, physical and occupational therapy, cardiopulmonary services, radiology and nuclear medicine. Services extend beyond the traditional inpatient setting. Additional facilities operated by Doctors Hospital include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/doctors-hospital
Georgia Regents researchers investigate ways to help cystic fibrosis patients exercise

...let me go out and do what I want to do," White said.His wife, Toni, now makes sure he gets his treatments and takes his medicine, and they exercise together."All my life I've been told I wouldn't live past" the next stage, White said. But he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-27/georgia-regents-researchers-
A flavor out of favor: Dog meat fades in South Korea

...China and Vietnam. The long tradition of eating the meat in South Korea is such that a respected 17th century book on Korean medicine extols its health benefits. But today it is an increasingly tough sell and a less attractive dining option for young South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/2014-08-28/flavor-out-favor-dog-meat-fade
Not just Ebola: Drugs manufactured in tobacco plants being tested against array of diseases

...and valuable proteins for medicines. That approach, studied...are pursuing it to create medicines and vaccines against such...expert on plant-produced medicines by the American Association...potato.In fact, the only medicine made this way that the federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/not-just-ebola-drugs-manuf
Top of clothes dryer is 'no-fly zone'

...for the deck. Or perhaps a stack of folded rags that she plans to use when cleaning the hummingbird feeders. Or bottles of medicine for the dogs.(You know, reading back over the previous paragraph, I am exhausted by the amount of work she does around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-24/top-clothes-dryer-no-fly-zone
Augusta hospitals monitor, prep for Ebola

...patients.The Emory study, out today in the Annals of Internal Medicine, reviews what is known about the outbreak and how it is spread...Phillip Coule, vice chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine."The fact that they've had recent travel is an important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/augusta-hospitals-monitor-pr
Nuclear workers learn about medical benefits at town hall meetings

...emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Leiton said.Claimants can be reimbursed for office visits, prescription medicine, chemotherapy, radiation treatment, medical travel expenses, medical equipment, hospice, home health care and other expenses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-20/nuclear-workers-learn-about-m
ALS ice bucket funds stay in Augusta

...the cause for some patients who have ALS."The clinic also participates in clinical drug trials."Obviously, we need a medicine that will substantially slow down this disease," Rivner said. "While patients may be interested in the clinical trials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-19/als-ice-bucket-funds-stay-au