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WALB Albany
Augusta University gives free oral health care to 125 kids in Richmond Co.Richmond County were all smiles today. In honor of Give Kids a Smile Day, stud
Augusta University gives free oral health care to 125 kids in Richmond Co.
WALB Albany / Posted 16 hours ago
Richmond County were all smiles today. In honor of Give Kids a Smile Day, students and faculty at the Dental College of Georgia and Allied Health Sciences at Augusta University gave around 125 kids free dental care. Dr. Bruce Riggs, an... Read more
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Daily Mail
Three more cases of Zika virus confirmed in Floridamosquitoes outside U.S. Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites and is
Three more cases of Zika virus confirmed in Florida
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
mosquitoes outside U.S. Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites and is linked to brain deformities in babies But health officials said a person in Texas became infected through sex Three more cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazardWilliam Blake "bereaved of light." Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is inc
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard
Guelph Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
William Blake "bereaved of light." Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is increasingly seen today as a serious public health hazard. Scientists who have identified significant links between loneliness and illness are pursuing the precise... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
4 provost finalists from across U.S. to visit this monthUNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO Four finalists vying to become the University of Toledo’s
4 provost finalists from across U.S. to visit this month
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO Four finalists vying to become the University of Toledo’s next provost — including one who worked with the school’s president at the University of Arkansas — will visit... Read more
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Daily Mail
Florida governor declares Zika emergencyFlorida governor Rick Scott declares health emergency after at least nine cases
Florida governor declares Zika emergency
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Florida governor Rick Scott declares health emergency after at least nine cases of Zika detected Scott declared a health emergency in four counties due to the Zika virus Officials believe all contracted the disease after traveling to affected... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazardWilliam Blake "bereaved of light." Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is inc
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
William Blake "bereaved of light." Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is increasingly seen today as a serious public health hazard. Scientists who have identified significant links between loneliness and illness are pursuing the precise... Read more
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WA Today
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchersLoneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social is
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchers
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Loneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social isolation changes the human genome in profound, long-lasting ways. Photo: act\karen.hardy It torments the young and terrorises the old. It carved "caverns" in Emily... Read more
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The Age
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchersLoneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social is
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchers
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Loneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social isolation changes the human genome in profound, long-lasting ways. Photo: act\karen.hardy It torments the young and terrorises the old. It carved "caverns" in Emily... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchersLoneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social is
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Loneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social isolation changes the human genome in profound, long-lasting ways. Photo: act\karen.hardy It torments the young and terrorises the old. It carved "caverns" in Emily... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchersLoneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social is
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard: US researchers
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Loneliness can be a lethal health risk ... Scientists have found that social isolation changes the human genome in profound, long-lasting ways. Photo: act\karen.hardy It torments the young and terrorises the old. It carved "caverns" in Emily... Read more
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iol.co.za
Loneliness is a public health hazardWilliam Blake “bereaved of light.” Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is inc
Loneliness is a public health hazard
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
William Blake “bereaved of light.” Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is increasingly seen today as a serious public health hazard. Scientists who have identified significant links between loneliness and illness are pursuing the precise... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazardor obesity, scientists discover. Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is incre
Loneliness grows from individual ache to public health hazard
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
or obesity, scientists discover. Loneliness, long a bane of humanity, is increasingly seen today as a serious public health hazard. Photo / iStock It torments the young and terrorizes the old. It carved "caverns" in Emily Dickinson's soul... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Augusta University given $1.5 million for new kidney transplant clinicFriday, Jan. 29, 2016 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The Carlos and Marguerite Mason T
Augusta University given $1.5 million for new kidney transplant clinic
News 12 Augusta / Posted 8 days ago
Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The Carlos and Marguerite Mason Trust has given Augusta University $1,453,312 to help fund the construction of a consolidated and expanded kidney transplant clinic at Augusta University Medical... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Events on Friday, Jan. 29 in the Athens areaFeb. 26. Breakfast is included each day and lunch will also be included on full
Events on Friday, Jan. 29 in the Athens area
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Feb. 26. Breakfast is included each day and lunch will also be included on full class days. (706) 542-7436 or sjohnson@georgiasbdc.org. Fantastic Fridays: 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bishop Park Gym, 705 Sunset Drive. Obstacle courses and funs for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Georgia HappeningsSymposium on Coastal Ecology and Management, 9 a.m.-noon, The college of Coasta
Georgia Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Symposium on Coastal Ecology and Management, 9 a.m.-noon, The college of Coastal Georgia, Brunswick. Includes speakers who are active in ecological research and resource management along the coast. Keynote speaker is Merryl Alber, professor of Marine... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Zika virus expected to spread across the U.S., says WHOOn Monday (Jan. 25, 2016), the World Health Organization announced that Zika vi
Zika virus expected to spread across the U.S., says WHO
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
On Monday (Jan. 25, 2016), the World Health Organization announced that Zika virus, a mosquito-borne illness that in the past year has swept quickly throughout equatorial countries, is expected to spread across the Americas and into the United... Read more
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The New Yorker
Cognitive Science in the Jazz Clubstuff you were doing.” This was said in a consoling tone. Iyer followed his si
Cognitive Science in the Jazz Club
The New Yorker / Posted 10 days ago
stuff you were doing.” This was said in a consoling tone. Iyer followed his sister, Pratima, to Yale—she is a scientist in Georgia who works in public health. Their parents’ marriage was arranged in India. In the mid-nineteen-sixties, Iyer’s... Read more
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Science Daily
Mosquitoes capable of carrying Zika virus found in Washington, D. C.fever and chikungunya, two other tropical diseases. Though Aedes aegypti is not
Mosquitoes capable of carrying Zika virus found in Washington, D. C.
Science Daily / Posted 11 days ago
fever and chikungunya, two other tropical diseases. Though Aedes aegypti is not native to North America, researchers at the University of Notre Dame who study the species have reported a discovery of a population of the mosquitoes in a Capitol Hill... Read more
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International Business Times
Zika virus spreading across Americas as birth-defect rate in Brazil increases dramatically thousands of babies in Brazil, is likely to spread to all countries in the Amer
Zika virus spreading across Americas as birth-defect rate in Brazil increases dramatically
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
thousands of babies in Brazil, is likely to spread to all countries in the Americas apart from Canada and Chile, the World Health Organisation has said. Since October 2015, nearly 4,000 babies in Brazil have been born with suspected microcephaly, a... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Emulsifiers in processed foods can lead to an increased risk of obesity, metabolic syndromemore, in the last 30 years, such inflammation may have even contributed to the
Emulsifiers in processed foods can lead to an increased risk of obesity, metabolic syndrome
Bel Marra Health / Posted 14 days ago
more, in the last 30 years, such inflammation may have even contributed to the rise in all of these conditions. In recent health news there has been a continued rise in rates of bowel diseases. From irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), to celiac... Read more
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Business Wire
Georgia Bio Announces Innovation Award WinnersATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Georgia Bio today announced recipients for the Innova
Georgia Bio Announces Innovation Award Winners
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Georgia Bio today announced recipients for the Innovation Award. The Innovation Award will be presented to NFANT Labs, LLC for their nfant® Feeding Solution product; Abeome Corporation for the Abeomouse; and Dr. Mark R.... Read more
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Business Wire
Virginia Bio Welcomes New Members to its Board of Directorssaid “These individuals represent strong leadership and extraordinary talent fr
Virginia Bio Welcomes New Members to its Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
said “These individuals represent strong leadership and extraordinary talent from across the Commonwealth and the life sciences industry. We are extremely happy to welcome them to the Board of VA BIO as we continue to build the Commonwealth of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Georgia HappeningsSt. Simons Island. Features Allen Geen, a graduate of The Iowa Writers’ Worksho
Georgia Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
St. Simons Island. Features Allen Geen, a graduate of The Iowa Writers’ Workshop, an associate professor of English at Georgia College and editor for the journal Arts & Letters, with “My Chinese-America,” chosen for the Sante Fe Writers Project... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Georgia Happenings$5. (912) 729-7463 or cchstheatre.com. Savannah Council on World Affairs, soci
Georgia Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
$5. (912) 729-7463 or cchstheatre.com. Savannah Council on World Affairs, social 7:30 p.m., program 8 p.m., Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm St., Savannah. Speaker is Emil Friberg, assistant director at the U.S. Government Accountability... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New Georgia Tech research center launched to manufacture living cells for cell-based therapiesA $15.7 million grant from the Atlanta-based Marcus Foundation has helped launc
New Georgia Tech research center launched to manufacture living cells for cell-based therapies
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
A $15.7 million grant from the Atlanta-based Marcus Foundation has helped launch a new Georgia Institute of Technology research center that will develop processes and techniques for ensuring the consistent, low-cost, large-scale manufacture of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UGA study helps solve mystery of how African trypanosomes communicatesleeping sickness, they've been left scratching their heads as to how these tin
UGA study helps solve mystery of how African trypanosomes communicate
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
sleeping sickness, they've been left scratching their heads as to how these tiny single-celled organisms communicate. A University of Georgia study, published Jan. 14 in the journal Cell, helps solve this mystery. The UGA researchers discovered... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers discover how trypanosome parasites communicate with each othersleeping sickness, they've been left scratching their heads as to how these tin
Researchers discover how trypanosome parasites communicate with each other
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
sleeping sickness, they've been left scratching their heads as to how these tiny single-celled organisms communicate. A University of Georgia study, published Jan. 14 in the journal Cell, helps solve this mystery. The UGA researchers discovered... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Is the cure for cancer real or rhetoric?set the agenda for the public and for the media,” said the professor of communi
Is the cure for cancer real or rhetoric?
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 days ago
set the agenda for the public and for the media,” said the professor of communications and director of graduate studies at Georgia State University. “Then see how much money they really they put behind the idea, and you will see how much they... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
An American cure for cancer, is it possibleset the agenda for the public and for the media," said the professor of communi
An American cure for cancer, is it possible
KSBW Salinas / Posted 23 days ago
set the agenda for the public and for the media," said the professor of communications and director of graduate studies at Georgia State University. "Then see how much money they really they put behind the idea, and you will see how much they... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
An American cure for cancer, is it possibleset the agenda for the public and for the media," said the professor of communi
An American cure for cancer, is it possible
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 23 days ago
set the agenda for the public and for the media," said the professor of communications and director of graduate studies at Georgia State University. "Then see how much money they really they put behind the idea, and you will see how much they... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
An American cure for cancer, is it possibleset the agenda for the public and for the media," said the professor of communi
An American cure for cancer, is it possible
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 23 days ago
set the agenda for the public and for the media," said the professor of communications and director of graduate studies at Georgia State University. "Then see how much money they really they put behind the idea, and you will see how much they... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Fascinating people of Forsyth: A homegrown lawmakerFORSYTH COUNTY -- On Monday, District 24 state Rep. Sheri Gilligan will begin h
Fascinating people of Forsyth: A homegrown lawmaker
Forsyth County News / Posted 27 days ago
FORSYTH COUNTY -- On Monday, District 24 state Rep. Sheri Gilligan will begin her first session in the Georgia Legislature, and she’s been getting ready. Gilligan, a Forsyth County native, won the seat in a special election runoff to fill the... Read more
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Newswise
UGA Nutrition Expert Applauds Latest Federal Dietary Guidelinesguidelines released by the federal government on Thursday focused on new warnin
UGA Nutrition Expert Applauds Latest Federal Dietary Guidelines
Newswise / Posted 29 days ago
guidelines released by the federal government on Thursday focused on new warnings about added sugar, sodium and meat, a University of Georgia expert noted the report is largely consistent with previous versions. The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines... Read more

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