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Test shows Ga. patient has plague

...pneumonic plague."Antibiotics are effective in treating plague, but without prompt treatment, the disease can cause serious illness or death," Dr. Patrick O'Neal, director of health protection for the Georgia Department of Public Health, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-19/test-shows-ga-patient-has-pl
GreenJacket players show improvement despite rough finish

...20-year-old became known for this season.Outfielder Andrew Cain, seen as the veteran presence at 25 years old, overcame serious illness and injury to play a full season in Augusta and hit 11 home runs. Cain hit a deep home run and made a diving catch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-08/greenjacket-players-show
Vaccines are unavoidably political

...fanfare, and the majority recovered within a week. Polio, at its very worst, affected one in 3,000 people with serious illness. Today one in 50 children is diagnosed with autism, with the government telling us it's still a mystery.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-22/vaccines-are-unavoidably
FDA investigations show listeria found in Blue Bell ice cream plants as far back as 2013

...and gastrointestinal symptoms and can be fatal. It also can cause miscarriage, stillbirth, premature labor, and serious illness or death in newborn babies.The three deaths were in the same hospital in Kansas. All of those who died had already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-07/fda-investigations-show-li
Mary Peebles

...Health Care Foundation, 2100 Central Avenue, Suite D-1, Augusta, GA to assist the needs of those battling a serious illness such as cancer, as two of her siblings had cancer. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174726620
Michael Egan

...Providence Road, passed away Thursday, April 16th at UMass Memorial Hospital after 13 years of courageously fighting a serious illness. He passed peacefully surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his beloved wife of 32 years, Michelle...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174670433
Let's fill some stockings

...present to open Christmas morning. Or it may help pay for medicine or other necessities for someone who has suffered a serious illness or loss of a job. The needs in our community are as diverse as our population.According to the National Retail Federation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-08/lets-fill-some-stocki
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
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
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