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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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SC Medicaid dealing with application backlog

...agency officials said. Berkowitz said the concern is that, until they get their Medicaid card, "they'll wait and get sicker and get more expensive and possibly harder to treat."In South Carolina, parents generally qualify for Medicaid if their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-11/sc-medicaid-dealing-appl
Emory Ebola patients reported recovered, released

...threat one month after getting sick with the virus.Dr. Kent Brantly...days later, he woke up feeling sick, and was diagnosed with the...following nine days, getting sicker and weaker each day, I prayed...contact with the bodily fluids of sick people experiencing symptoms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/emory-ebola-patients-reporte
Georgia salmonella-tainted peanuts case in hands of jury

...down in 2009 and Peanut Corporation went bankrupt. The Parnell brothers were not charged with killing people or making them sick, but instead are accused of defrauding their customers. Prosecutors agreed not to mention the deaths during the trial after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-12/georgia-salmonella-tainted
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
Our path to living off our investments

...straight to that goal. However, over the course of the next decade, things are bound to change in my life. Will someone get sick? Will our goals for the future change? Will someone unexpectedly pass away? The landscape of our lives can drastically change...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-09-13/our-path-