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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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Grant through Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation moves up GRU cancer trials for kids

...have had a chance," he said. "The kids that are going to get on this trial are going to be probably some of the sickest of the sick with brain tumors. We just think they deserve every chance they can get."The trial would focus on the drug Indoximod...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-09/grant-through-alexs-lemon
Officer brightened day

...McCormick, S.C. He started to walk because he was not going to hitch a ride, and I was terrified.After about making myself sick, I called the McCormick Police Department. A kind-hearted officer answered the phone and said he would take care of this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-20/officer-brightened-day
Bill Kirby | The Augusta Chronicle

...there was the Rialto at 769 Broad St. During the past decade, more than $1 million has been raised to help caregivers, the sick, the elderly and children. Last year, donations totaled more than $100,995. Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014 The Empty Stocking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/bill-kirby
Empty Stocking Fund: Family coping with sick child

An Augusta family is coping with a child's illness this Christmas and past bills.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-16/empty-stocking-fund-family-co
Things could get worse

...they should be treated differently from other people; and they don't have to do anything they don't want to do.I am so sick of these protests. Why aren't they protesting about the laws the so-called president has broken? Letting 3 million illegals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-16/things-could-get-worse