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Policy ensures sickest patients receive first available organs

...for allocating hearts to make sure the sickest patients get first crack at available...hearts still will be allocated to the sickest patients within the local area first...new policies that give priority to the sickest patients, no matter where they live...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/16/tec_233549.shtml
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New rules will direct donated livers to sickest patients

...allocation system must send organs to the sickest patients first, not those who happen...demanded that it give priority to the sickest patients. It also directed the network...large centers want a system that puts the sickest patients at the top of the list. On the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/27/ent_224914.shtml
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New rules will direct donated livers to sickest patients

...allocation system must send organs to the sickest patients first, not those who happen...demanded that it give priority to the sickest patients. It also directed the network...large centers want a system that puts the sickest patients at the top of the list. On the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/27/tec_224973.shtml
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Government says livers should go to sickest transplant patients

...nation's transplant program must offer donated livers to the sickest patients first, the government said Thursday, promising to...other side are relatively few larger centers that care for the sickest patients and have a largest number of people waiting. Led...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/27/ent_223224.shtml
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Research shows Americans sicker than British

CHICAGO - Middle-aged, white Americans are much sicker than their counterparts in England, startling new research...that model, the researchers found Americans still would be sicker. Only non-Hispanic whites were included in the study to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/03/liv_79830.shtml
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Green tea lozenge helps dry mouth

...estimated 70 percent of people older than 65 have chronic dry mouth, De Rossi said."Mostly due to medications," he said. "And we know we are becoming an older, sicker population, so we can expect those numbers to rise significantly."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/green-tea-lozenge-helps-dry-
Enough to make you sick

...results from verbal and visual inspections, which can miss the diseases that do not turn up from physical appearance.How many sick children have fallen through the cracks?About 60,000 illegal immigrants entered the United States over the past nine months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-23/enough-make-you-sick
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: I'M SICK OF this administration. They need to refund MOX and stop the illegals...RANT FOR STAFF cartoonist Rick McKee and the Chronicle. I am so sick of them whining about the animal shelter. WHEN PEOPLE DONATE to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-26/rants-raves
Augusta Commissioner Grady Smith says ailments won't stop him

...issioner Grady Smith says don't count him out.The 65-year-old commissioner acknowledged his second year in office was the sickest he's ever been ? a broken arm, a triple heart bypass, three stents implanted and the five toes of his left foot amputated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-01-30/augusta-commissioner-gra
Congress wades into transplant policy fight

...offered locally, to the sickest patients first, then regionally...national list, where the very sickest person would get the organ...transplants until they were very sick, and more people ultimately would die, because the sickest patients are the least likely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/19/tec_231309.shtml
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