Pfizer doubling patient income limit for program that distributes 40-plus medicines for free

...limit for people to receive dozens of its medicines without a copayment because more patients...cheaper generic versions. However, medicines often prevent expensive complications...and more patients can't afford needed medicines."There are people who are falling...

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...

Colleges and Universities | The Augusta Chronicle

...Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 Colleges and Universities Dr. J. Michael McGinnis, now Senior Scholar at the National Academy of Medicine, spoke Thursday at the strategic planning retreat for Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. With the Great...

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...

Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics | The Augusta Chronicle

...system?s board voted to help. The health system is pursuing plans for a $10 million Diges tive Health Center on the mostly vacant second floor of the old College of Den tal Medicine building nearby. Don't Miss

Senate committee seeks information on price hikes from Valeant, Turing, 2 other drug companies

...responding to public anxiety over rising prices for critical medicines.The Senate's special committee on aging requested documents...smaller drug developers and then jacking up the prices of their medicines.Both Turing and Valeant have also received multiple subpoenas...

Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, has been blackmailed

...put a stop to shakedowns from prostitutes and others. He said one prostitute took a photo of the HIV-related drugs in his medicine cabinet and threatened to sell that photo to the tabloids.He said he had paid "enough to bring it into the millions...

Green tea compound fights cold sores, Augusta University professor finds

...and Diagnostic Sciences departments in the College of Dental Medicine at AU, has been studying for years a particular compound found...which was published online in the journal Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology. More significantly, the...

Name recognition

...raised concerns that the former name ? the College of Dental Medicine at Augusta University ? did not carry the gravitas befitting...School of Dentistry. It was renamed the College of Dental Medicine in 2012 when it became a stand-alone college under the Georgia...

Georgia assistant Mike Ekeler got carried away with excitement

...pumped-up Ekeler slapped McGraw on the side of the helmet and the freshman hunched over on the sideline. Director of sports medicine Ron Courson examined him before McGraw returned to the game.Earlier, Ekeler was chest-bumping some players after a kickoff...