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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
Life & style
Bill Kirby | The Augusta Chronicle

...long time. Weather was bad. Ice and cold without the beauty of snow. Rain without the beauty of stopping. Everybody looked sick ... Believe it or not, we have very little information on this photo. It was taken by a Chronicle photographer in August...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/bill-kirby
I have been living in my own March Madness

...only man in America who, when he calls in sick during March Madness, his bosses can be...tall guys with talent), I decided to get sick recently anyway and risk accidentally seeing...the job than just about anywhere except sick call.Now, as far as hospitals and their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-22/i-have-been-living-my-own-mar
Rants & Raves

...going to class. Get out of the car!I AM TIRED OF listening to racial talk. Everything is racial this or racial that. I am sick of hearing it.LET'S HAVE ALL THE states and other countries that have radioactive waste send it all to South Caro lina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-23/rants-raves
Early research aimed at breeding gluten-free wheat variety funded by Kansas farmers

...consensus on the viability of Miller's research.But the organization's CEO, Marilyn Geller, is encouraged.Her son had been sick his entire life before being diagnosed with celiac disease at age 15, Geller said, and his father also was later diagnosed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/early-research-aimed-breed
2015 Masters will be Crenshaw's last as a player

...operation was prohibitive, though."I said, 'I don't want to be the one that leaves my family in a lot of debt. If I'm that sick, let me go.' " Jackson said. "I had sort of given up. I thought I was a goner."Crenshaw was soon on the phone with Jackson...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/2015-masters-will-be-crenshaws-last-player