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'Conditioning' blood flow could deter dementia, GRU researcher says

...dementia caused by a chronic lack of blood in deeper parts of the brain, the second-most common cause of the condition, a researcher at Georgia Regents University says.The daily "conditioning" technique relies on a seemingly contradictory medical principle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-09-13/conditioning-blood-flow-coul
Green tea compound fights cold sores, Augusta University professor finds

...appears to work on the virus that causes most cold sores and shortened their duration in a clinic trial, an Augusta University researcher said.Dr. Stephen Hsu, a professor in the Oral Biology and Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences departments in the College...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-11-11/green-tea-compound-fights-co
Deer-vehicle collision data helps researchers calculate peak rutting periods

...data can also help hunters pinpoint the peak of the rut.Researchers at University of Georgia's Warnell School of Forestry...were in general concordance with the popular rut map," researchers learned.Most importantly, however, "the county-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-10-22/deer-vehicle-c
Football hits could lead to hypertension, worsening concussions, GRU researchers say

...violent hits football players take could be leading to hypertension and potentially chronic and traumatic brain injuries, researchers at Georgia Regents University say.They hope players at the Uni ver sity of Georgia will help them prove it.It is well-established...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-09-05/football-hits-could-lead-hyp
Computer researcher denied flight after tweet poking United about aircraft security

WASHINGTON - United Airlines stopped a security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight Saturday, after...the airline's onboard systems could be hacked.The researcher, Chris Roberts, tried boarding a United flight to San...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-19/computer-researcher-denied
SC medical researcher guilty of fraud

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A medical researcher in Mount Pleasant has been convicted of defrauding the federal government. The Post and Courier of Charleston reports U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-05/sc-medical-researcher-guilty-fraud
Diverse experiences shape first Harrison chair at Medical College of Georgia

...Renaissance man.A former punter and kicker in the NFL, he is now a minimally invasive colorectal surgeon and a clinical researcher with an engineering background and mindset.He also holds the first J. Harold Harrison, M.D., Distinguished University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-11-04/diverse-experiences-shape-fi
Paris attacks might renew encryption debate

...transparency," says Will Ackerly, a former NSA security researcher and a co-founder of Virtru, which provides encryption technology...Bellovin, a Columbia University professor and computer security researcher, says he isn't surprised by the effort to bring back discussion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-16/paris-attacks-might-renew-
Some stem cells heal differently, researchers said

...cells comes from their ability to regulate the immune response and spark the body's own regenerative machinery, leading researchers said.The key will be what kind of cells are given and when they are used.Georgia Regents Univer si ty last week held...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-25/some-stem-cells-heal-differe
Get more sleep to ward off colds

...percent of volunteers developed a cold after exposure to the virus. After controlling for differences between volunteers, researchers found that the fewer hours a volunteer slept, the more likely he was to develop a cold. Compared to those who slept more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-11-12/get-more-sleep-ward-cold