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Social Security recipients will see another tiny increase

...more of their income on health care.The rise in medical costs has slowed in recent years, but people hit with serious illnesses can still see their individual costs soar."Seniors across this nation understand how important having an accurate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-22/social-security-recipients
Toledo water contamination enters 3rd day

...customers affected by the toxic contamination. Drinking the water could cause vomiting, cramps and rashes. But no serious illnesses had been reported by late Sunday. Health officials advised children and those with weak immune systems to avoid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-04/3rd-day-toledo-water-woes
Golf writers to honor Duke, McDowell, Glenn

...her contributions to the game.Duke won the Ben Hogan Award for remaining active in golf despite a physical ailment serious illness.He was diagnosed with scoliosis in the seventh grade and had a 16-inch rod attached to his spine. Duke toiled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-01-07/golf-writers-honor-duke-mcdo
Marcos Ambrose will donate money if he qualifies

...Petty's No. 9 Ford said he will donate $25,000 of his winnings to Victory Junction, a camp for children with serious illnesses, if he's voted into the all-star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.The race is open to race winners from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-07/marcos-ambrose-will-donate
Trinity Hospice eased sting of child's death

...medical conditions is declining but the organization estimated that on any given day there are 5,000 children with serious illness that are in the last six months of life that would benefit from pediatric hospice. That care focuses on meeting pain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-08/trinity-hospice-eased-sting-
Jackson says he's not running for mayor, throws support to Russell

...shortly before he was hired as deputy Augusta administrator in 2002.Jackson said caring for his wife, who has a serious illness, and their three children was more important than a run for mayor."I've got a lot going on with my family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-08/jackson-says-hes-not-run
Historic smoking report marks 50th anniversary

...estimated 443,000 people die prematurely from smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke, and 8.6 million live with a serious illness caused by smoking, according to the CDC.Donald Shopland finds that depressing.Fifty years ago, he was a 19-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-04/historic-smoking-report-marks
A meaningful gift

...to someone you don't even know.Christmas is a season of joy for most of us. But for those who have suffered a serious illness, a job loss or other financial reversal, a gift from The Augusta Chronicle's Empty Stocking Fund can bring hope...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-12-11/meaningful-gift
Golf writers honor Ken Duke for overcoming disability

...Coun try Club.The award, which goes to a golfer who remains active in the sport despite a physical handicap or serious illness, is presented annually on the eve of the Masters.Duke, 45, who will begin play in his second Masters today...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/golf-writers-honor-ken-duke-overcoming-dis
Schwartzel leads by 10 shots in Alfred Dunhilll Championship

...26-year-old Popovic, who has led after all three rounds, nearly quit golf earlier this year due to his father's serious illness <0x2014> his dad has incurable bone cancer. On Saturday, Popovic made a 15-foot birdie putt on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-12-15/schwartzel-leads-10-shots-alfred-