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Cash-only doctors are in demand by patients

RENTON, Wash. -- When Chuck O'Brien visits his doctor, they talk about his aches and pains, his heart problems and his diet, but never about his health insurance.

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Finance
Tomorrow's doping scandal? It could be genetic enhancement

Tainted by suspicions of drug use, this summer's Athens Games may nevertheless mark one of the last Olympics before another inglorious milestone - genetic enhancement in sports.

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Life & style
Col. Thomas Hanson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday, November 1, 2002 at Doctors Hospital. Colonel Thomas Andrew Hanson, M.D. , U.S. Army Ret., beloved husband of Judith J. Hanson. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, November 5, 2002 at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd with The Rev. Robert D. Fain, The Rev. Stephen Britt, The Rev. Dr. Joe Bowden and the Very Rev. Neal Phelps officiating. Burial with full military honors will be at Church of the Good Shepherd. In addition to his wife, Tom leaves behind five children; Andrew J.

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Obituaries
James S. C. Harris (LANSDALE, Pa.)

LANSDALE, Pa. - James S. C. Harris, M.D., formerly of West Mt. Airy, Pa., died Saturday, April 7, 2007 in Lansdale, Pa. Born in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1914, he graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1936 and the University of Pennsylvania Medical School in 1940. He served as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army during WWII, attaining the rank of Major. In 1946, he studied surgery at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Medicine. Dr. Harris was Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Germantown Hospital and Chief of Thoracic Surgery at Roxborough Memorial Hospital. After his retirement as a surgeon, he was Medical Director at Roxborough Memorial Hospital through 1994. Dr. Harris was on the medical faculties of Hahnemann Medical College, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Medicine, and Temple University Medical School. He received numerous teaching awards. Survived by his wife, Doris (Rebel) (nee Lent); daughter, Ann Straw (John); sons, Charles (Linda) and James, Jr. (Dale Blair); 6 grandchildren, John, Emily, Kate, Kiana, Tracey and Lauren (deceased); 3 great-grandchildren, Evan, Miles and Maxine. A memorial service will be held at Brittany Pointe Estates, 1001 Valley Forge Road, Lansdale, Pa. 19446 on Friday, April 13 at 10:30 a.m. Burial will be private. Contributions may be sent to the charity of your choice in his honor. Arrangements by Auer Memorial Home & Cremation Service, Inc. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

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Obituaries
Col. Thomas Hanson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday, November 1, 2002, at Doctors Hospital, Colonel Thomas Andrew Hanson, M.D. , U.S. Army (Ret.), beloved husband of Judith J. Hanson. Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, November 5, 2002, at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd with The Rev. Robert D. Fain, The Rev. Stephen Britt, The Rev. Dr. Joe Bowden and the Very Rev. Neal Phelps officiating. In addition to his wife, Tom leaves behind five children, Andrew J. Hanson and Anne Echeverria of Tucson, Ariz., Col. Timothy J. Hanson and Catherine Hanson of Sembach, Germany, Matthew S.

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