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More than 14 million beat cancer odds with more new treatments available

...million a year by 2035 as the population ages.And future advances are being threatened by a lack of funding for the National Institutes of Health and specifically the National Cancer Institute, Arteaga said.Since 2010, NIH funding has lost $3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-16/more-14-million-survived-can
Kirby: Sometimes names don't tell the whole story

...Clint Eastwood film, so I considered it research.HEALTH TIP: P.J. Rodgers, of Evans, points out that The National Institute of Health has just released the results of a $200 million research study completed under a grant to Johns Hopkins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-08/kirby-sometimes-names-dont-te
NFL seeks answers regarding marijuana use

...bio-pharmaceutical and phyto-medical company called KannaLife Sciences that recently received licensing from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a drug to treat concussions using derivatives from medical marijuana.Co-founder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-14/nfl-seeks-answers-regarding-m
Comedian Robin Williams' death shows 'anybody can become suicidal,' mental health expert says

...duration of depression symptoms vary depending on the individual and his or her particular illness. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, the signs and symptoms of depression include:? Persistent sad, anxious, or "empty" feelings? Feelings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-12/comedian-robin-williams-death
High school students study along researchers at Georgia Regents University's summer biomedical camp

...to introduce students to the rigors of biomedical research. The program, funded through grants provided by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, ends Aug. 1.Participating students were excited about the experience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-06-25/high-school-students-stud
Two GRU officials step down in uninvolved cases

...Medicine.Hamrick is one of the principal investigators on a part of a $6.3 million Program Project Grant from the National Institute on Aging looking at the impact of aging on stem cells in muscle and bone and the nutritional impacts of aging as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-23/two-gru-officials-step-down-
GRU could get marijuana oil trials

...months, sometimes six months to get the contract."The other route Deal mentioned would be to get the oil from the National Institute on Drug Abuse's marijuana farm at the University of Mississippi, which would probably take longer because it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-10/gru-could-get-marijuana-oil-
Heroin use on rise in Georgia

...had used the drug at least once, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.Vinson said it appears that many...alternately wakeful and drowsy state, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.Long-term abuse results in collapsed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-11/heroin-use-rise-georgi
World-class medical care in our back yard

...President Ricardo Azziz being able to build on his positive association with the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health to help secure necessary funding to help recruit and hire nationally known and internationally known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-04-12/world-class-medi
Deal, GRU sign marijuana oil deal

...Tuesday does not prohibit GRU from pursuing other avenues for cannabidiol oil clinical trials, Diamond said.The National Institute on Drug Abuse research farm at the University of Mississippi planted its first marijuana crop this spring that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-27/deal-gru-sign-marijuana-oil-