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Drug could be pneumonia therapy

...what might be a potential therapy that could help treat severe lung disease like pneumonia, a Georgia Regents University researcher said.A drug that mimics the crucial sequence was tested in Vienna, Austria, and helped pneumonia patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/drug-could-be-pneumonia-ther
Vegetable you love to hate gets a sweet makeover

What Edison was to the light bulb, Joelle Romanchik-Cerpovicz may be to okra. The Georgia Southern University researcher's name may be eternally linked to the slimy Southern vegetable by the discovery that okra ooze can be used to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/13/ent_301287.shtml
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Doctors group takes aim at Duke researcher

...the March of Dimes to stop funding nicotine experiments on animals, including those being conducted at Duke University. Researcher Edward Levin said the group's allegations are flawed. "I've never advocated anyone take up smoking...

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HPV vaccine safe, effective over eight years

...cancer has proven safe and effective over eight years, which should spur more people to get it, a Georgia Regents University researcher said.In the longest follow-up yet of boys and girls who received the quadrivalent vaccine against strains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/hpv-vaccine-safe-effective-o
Erectile dysfunction drugs could assist in colon health, Georgia Regents University researcher says

Erectile dysfunction drugs such as Viagra appear to block inflammation in the lining of the colon that can cause devastating infections and lead to colon cancer, according to a researcher at Georgia Regents University.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-08-21/erectile-dysfunction-drugs-c
Church is built to withstand hurricanes

...higher."If I got stuck down there on the beach in a Category 4 hurricane that's where I'd go," said Auburn University researcher Joel Hayworth, who rode out Hurricane Isaac in the church last year.The Rev. Paul Smith didn't even consider...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-10-18/church-built-withstand-h
Iron could be key in diabetic stroke recovery

...from bleeding could be a key reason why diabetics often don't recover as well from strokes, a Georgia Regents University researcher said.Diabetics are at two to six times higher risk for strokes from clots and are higher risk to bleed if given...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-11/iron-could-be-key-diabetic-s
Researchers tout fundraising efforts for diabetes studies

...executive director of the Georgia chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation gave Georgia Health Sciences University researcher Jin-Xiong She a chance to say thank you."The very first funding I had was from JDRF," he told Trey Moore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-11-02/researchers-tout-fundraising
Obesity conference looks to address Georgia's weight problem

...Georgia's weight problem. Advocates must also address a culture that works against them, a Georgia Health Sciences University researcher said.Georgia is second nationally in overweight and obese children and is in the top 20 for women, said Dr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-06-07/obesity-conference-looks-add
Americans keep busy by remodeling their homes

...industry analysts predict. "We are entering 2005 on a solid growth trajectory," said Kermit Baker, a Harvard University researcher who estimates that Americans have done more than 500 million home improvement projects during the last decade...

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