Delayed care has one Augusta VA patient fearing for his life

...62, said last week at his Grovetown home.After reviewing the Air Force veteran's medical records, the National Institute of Health offered to resect the dozen tumors that had formed in Newton's bladder since June 13, when surgeons at the...

Former Graniteville millworkers still needed for lung testing

...professor at Tulane University's School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.The study, funded by the National Institute of Health, is designed to learn if a decrease in lung function caused by chlorine exposure gets worse over time. Testing...

God helps us keep our strength while living with disease

...insulin-dependent diabetes. They said it was the greatest discovery for diabetes since insulin in 1921.The National Institute of Health now has so much money invested in us that they rolled over the DCCT into the Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention...

Lawyer warns researchers

...notify the federal Food and Drug Administration, Ms. Mishkin said. The university also failed to tell the National Institute of Health about the $80 million it brought in and did not report the money to the Internal Revenue Service, said Ms...

Defends schools' management of asthma

...Cooperative asthma self-management is the key to successful asthma treatment as identified in the National Institute of Health/National Asthma Education and Prevention Program guidelines. Volunteers from the American Lung Association...

Appreciation for wine should start early, some say

...says Michael Hilton, of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, which is part of the National Institute of Health. More detailed state-by-state information on underage alcohol policies can be found online at www.alcohol...

The business of mice, mighty and otherwise

...knockout strain for every one of the mouse's 20,000 to 25,000 genes, said Chris Austin, director of the National Institute of Health's Chemical Genomics Center. Some researchers believe studying knockout mice will even lead to the development...

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...2261 Walton Way. The public is invited. For more information, call 792-7139. KIDS AND EXERCISE The National Institute of Health says obese children have a high incidence of orthopedic problems, liver disease and asthma. Overweight adolescents...

Bionic eye seeks to follow the success of the bionic ear

...information to reconstruct speech," said Dr. William Heetderks, program director for neural prosthesis at the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Md. "It's reasonable to believe that the same thing is possible in the visual realm." A...

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Panel will discuss ethics, genetics

...sponsored by the Forum for the Advancement of Interreligious Tolerance and Harmony. For more information, see the National Institute of Health Web site at www.nih.gov/sigs/bioethics or call 667-8591. FAITH AND GENETICS WHO: Drs. Fred Silva...

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