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'Culture of resistance' surrounds youth concussions

...concussion in youth sports, especially for athletes who suit up before high school.The Institute of Medicine and National Research Council on Wednesday called for a national system to track sports-related concussions and start answering those questions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-30/culture-resistance-s
Americans die earlier, are less healthy, according to study

...it holds true even for those relatively well off and cuts across all ages and demographics, according to the National Research Council and the Institute of Medicine report released Wednesday."The American health-wealth paradox is a pervasive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-01-09/americans-die-earlier-are-le
Water wars trickle into Senate debate

...Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River basins for years. Democrat Barack Obama announced in Florida last week that he would ask the National Research Council to assess the water supply and determine how best to divvy up the valuable resource. Chambliss asked the question...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/21/met_480232.shtml
Metro
NSA might have heard private calls

...says a two-year, 352-page study by the National Research Council for the Department of Homeland Security. "Even...useful to somebody," she said, echoing the National Research Council's findings. "You're actually hurting our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/10/met_478939.shtml
Metro
Few believe Mars meteorite contains traces of life

...The problem was, those blobs were much smaller than any bacteria that have ever been observed on Earth. A National Research Council panel concluded in 1998 that the blobs were 100 to 1,000 times too small to be free-living organisms because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/07/liv_91313.shtml
Life & style
Chronic sleep problems affect millions

...this age group had dozed off in class and many drove while drowsy and were late for school. --- On the Net: National Research Council: http://www.nationalacademies.org/nrc National Center on Sleep Disorders Research: http://www...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/05/liv_75945.shtml
Life & style
Burying waste is faulted

...requested by Congress that was released Tuesday, the National Research Council said the Department of Energy should reconsider...augustachronicle.com. About the report The National Research Council, which explored the Department of Energy's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/05/met_76079.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Report: FDA doesn't need proof of harm to curb risky supplements

...market. Not true, concluded a panel of well-known scientists from the institute and its sister agency, the National Research Council. "You don't have to have proof of harm," stressed Barbara Schneeman, vice provost and a nutritionist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/02/liv_410801.shtml
Life & style
Report says U.S. aviation needs major changes to meet demand

...next 35 years, according to a report by the National Research Council. The whole system, in fact, needs an overhaul...technology and health policy. On the Net: National Research Council: http://www.nationalacademies.org...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/25/bus_390970.shtml
Business
Pudgy pets: Tubby tabbies, portly pooches

...Western world are overweight, according to a the National Research Council, an arm of the National Academies. It's the...offer foods with more fiber. Some tips from the National Research Council about obese pets: -If one cannot feel a dog's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/11/liv_386548.shtml
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