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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A look at major COVID-19 developments over the past week

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The Associated Press

COVID-19 deaths eclipse 700,000 in US as delta variant rages

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Georgia Trend

Helping the Body Repair Itself

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Daily Mail U.K.

The Covid gene: Some people carry a DNA twist that can cut the risk of being seriously ill with coronavirus, study suggests

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U.S. News & World Report

SC Senators Debate How to Spend $525M in Plutonium Deal

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The New York Times

Rural America's Roads Might Resemble Cuba in 20 Years

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NPR

TikTokers Are Trading Stocks By Copying What Members Of Congress Do

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Morehouse College goes 3D to recruit students

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Newsweek

Excavation Trip to Search for Flight Surgeon Missing in Vietnam War Postponed Due to COVID

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MedPage Today

Medfluencer: From Med Student to YouTube Star: Meet America Revere, MD

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The Pathologist

Is Pathology its Own Worst Enemy?

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MSN

Dental College of Georgia offering free screenings during fall

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MSN

For third year, Augusta University makes list of good employers

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GPB News

Pregnant? Doctors Say Getting Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Protects Both Mom And Baby

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Realtor.com

Priced Out: 10 Hot Spots Where Locals Are Least Likely To Be Able To Afford a Home

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Phys.org

Making nylon 6-6 'greener,' and without zinc

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Augusta Chronicle

Georgia Cyber Center could add third building as jobs, companies seeing Augusta as destination

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NewsNation

Biden to deploy 5,000 troops to Afghanistan as Taliban continues to advance

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Third shots authorized for Georgians with weakened immunity

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MSN

As hospitals’ COVID patients rise, vast majority are unvaccinated

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MSN

Augusta University president: Telemedicine, broadband saved lives during COVID-19

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WSB-TV Atlanta

ICUs and ERs in crisis: Doctor warns that Georgia health care system is maxed out

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GPB News

Medical College Of Georgia Program Seeks To Inspire Doctors For The Elderly As Population Ages

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MSN

Local health leaders consider COVID booster shots

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Healio

Transition from pediatric to adult care is a process, ‘not just a single point in time’

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Georgia Trend

Augusta | Richmond County: Betting on Augusta

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Politico

Virtual doctors brace for Covid’s new wave

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Healio

Sensory adaptation training improves persistent symptoms in IBS-C

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U.S. News & World Report

Do Women or Men Make the Best Doctors?

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The Associated Press

‘Pandemic of the unvaccinated’ burdens busy US hospitals

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People

Man Honors His Farmworker Parents in Special Way After Graduating Medical School: 'Victory Lap'

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Fatherly

Men Are Dying of Colorectal Cancer at High Rates in 232 Hot Spots. What Gives?

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MSN

Rainbow Roadmap: What to do, where to be, when to go to celebrate Pride Month 2021 across the country

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Healio

Systematic review supports use of polyethylene glycol, senna for constipation

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Science Daily

Plant-based diet protects from hypertension, preeclampsia

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Psychology Today

New Antipsychotic Combo for Bipolar Disorder Approved by FDA

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Yahoo

Over half of adults unvaccinated for COVID-19 fear needles – here's what's proven to help

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Government Technology

Georgia Cyber Center Readies Students for Cybersecurity Jobs

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USA Today

Bar graph memorial, motivated by $1 million, summer school: News from around our 50 states

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MSN

AU Health looks ahead to building Columbia County's first hospital

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U.S. News & World Report

Do You Live in a U.S. Opioid OD Hotspot?

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Opinion: An overlooked way to boost vaccinations

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Georgia Trend

Curtailing Cancer Care

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Hindustan Times

Study finds opiate overdoses can lead to poor mental health

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Yahoo

This Is What Anxiety Does to Your Poop

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The 19th News

Women in health care are at a breaking point — and they're leaving

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Medscape

Minority Women Less Likely Than Minority Men to Be Leaders in Academic Surgery

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GPB News

Will Mental Health Commission's Ideas Be Ignored?

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Augusta Chronicle

On state budget tour stop, governor thanks Augusta University for COVID efforts

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WSB-TV Atlanta

CBD could be used to treat Alzheimer's disease, Ga. researchers say

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GPB News

Survey Examines Pandemic-Induced Insomnia Disorder

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Yahoo Finance

Georgia Esoteric and Molecular Laboratory at Augusta University Now Offers Diagnostic Service for Constitutional Genetic Disorders based on Optical Genome Mapping with Bionano’s Saphyr System

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U.S. News & World Report

Unexplained Drop in Resting Heart Rate in Youth 'Not a Good Thing'

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Health Podcast Network

Pascha Schafer, Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer and Associate Chief Medical Officer of Augusta University Health System

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The Associated Press

Health system aims to vaccinate thousands before the Masters

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U.S. News & World Report

As Peaches Bloom, Volunteers Help Vaccinate Farm Workers

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The Scientist

Bald Eagle Killer Identified

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The Lily

49% of Republican men say they won't get vaccinated. These wives and daughters are on a mission to change their minds.

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The Associated Press

Study looks at Black participation in clinical trials

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M.D./alert

Newborns could develop fetal inflammatory syndrome from mothers with COVID-19

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Fox 5 Atlanta

As vaccinations expand, finding COVID-19 testing is becoming harder

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WSB-TV Atlanta

Augusta University, churches working together to build vaccine trust in Black community

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Golfweek

Will the Masters drive Augusta's economic engine in 2021?

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Yahoo Finance

Peach State Health Partners With Medical College Of Georgia To Address Rural Physician Shortage

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Insider

As Hollywood continues to cast straight actors in LGBTQ roles, the LGBTQ community is paying the price

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ABC News AU

Half a million dead in the US from COVID

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A community in peril as its hospital CEO falls victim to COVID-19

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

U.S. now ramping up to track mutant viruses, but effort may be too little, too late

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WJLA-TV ABC News 7

Gulf War veterans face lingering health problems that may make them vulnerable to COVID-19

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Healthline

Kids Are Half as Likely to Get COVID-19 as Adults: Here’s What We Know

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Reuters

Exclusive: Merck anti-baldness drug Propecia has long trail of suicide reports, records show

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WTVM News Leader 9

DPH reports 19 confirmed cases of COVID variant in Georgia

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Georgia Trend

COVID’s Cardiac Connection

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RT Question More

Did Covid help turn Americans into bloodthirsty killers in 2020? Some cities saw a 400% increase in homicides

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2 in 5 Americans live where COVID-19 strains hospital ICUs

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NPR

Experts Say The Pandemic Coincided With The Largest One-Year Rise In Homicide Rates

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The Christian Science Monitor

2020’s murder increase is ‘unprecedented.’ But is it a blip?

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CBS News

How to shop at Black-owned businesses over the holidays

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MoneyGeek

The Best Cheap Car Insurance Companies & Quotes for 2020

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MoneyGeek

The Best Cheap Car Insurance in Georgia for 2020

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Forbes

2020 Women Voters Are Fired Up This Election, On Covid, Economy And Climate

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Vice News

The Pandemic Is Devastating Women and Could Make It Harder for Them to Vote

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The 19th News

Women voters say health care is on the line this year — and they aren’t hearing enough about it

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Georgia Trend

Healthcare’s New Reality in Georgia

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WalletHub

Cheap Car Insurance in Georgia

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Opinion: Helping beyond social distancing

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Yahoo

Struggling CBD farmers hopeful after research finds CBD may help with COVID-19 side effects

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MSN

The 24 colleges with the best return on investment

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CNN

Dr. Phillip Coule Discusses Nurse Who Cared For COVID Patients Who Died From Virus

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MSN

COVID-19 cases are starting to level across Augusta region

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MSN

AU adds location to test kids for coronavirus

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Augusta Chronicle

Students see some positives in changes at Augusta University due to virus

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MSN

AU uses ‘pooling’ method to differentiate positive and negative COVID-19 samples

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Parents, medical experts weigh risks of playing football amid pandemic

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Medium

What Makes Us Male or Female?

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Georgia professors press for flexibility to teach remotely

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23 and Me

Celebrating Pride Month, a Spotlight on Sex and Gender

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WalletHub

Drug Use by State: 2020’s Problem Areas

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PBS

Strategies from hospitals on the front lines of the COVID-19 fight

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Georgia medical students work to free up doctors in coronavirus fight

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The Washington Times

Georgia's university system plans changes in core curriculum

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MarketWatch

Opinion: Here’s how the gender gap in presidential politics breaks down by issue

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Business Standard

App uses AI to provide at-home assessment of coronavirus risk: Study

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Newsweek

Mike Bloomberg's height might actually hurt his election chances against Trump, history shows

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Newsweek

Transgender people with gender dysphoria could have 'rare' gene variants, study suggests

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Yahoo

Cuban tourism sector braces for further drop in U.S. visitors

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Opinion: Georgia's maternal mortality crisis is a test for ‘pro-life’ lawmakers

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Georgia Trend

100 Most Influential Georgians: Visionary Forces

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Psychology Today

How Inflammation Can Lead to Depression

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Business Insider

Instagram's new policy of removing 'likes' is yet another challenge to our basic human need to 'belong,' a behavior analyst explains

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MyFitnessPal

Could Walking Help Lower Cancer Risk?

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Georgia Trend

Healthcare Hacks

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Bustle

How The Hymen & "Virginity Testing" Myths Got Started

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The Washington Times

Federal cyber experts christen satellite office in Georgia

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Business Standard

Study reveals chronic stress may be linked with inflammation and depression

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Georgia Trend

Banking on Breakthroughs

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Voice of America

VOA IE Extra: What are the implications of Turkey's attack in Syria with Dr. Craig Albert

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Runner's World

Setting a 4:30 A.M. Alarm Helped This Atlanta Dentist Clock an Olympic Trials ‘A’ Time

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U.S. News & World Report

For Insomniacs, Sleep Aids Can Ease a Troubled Mind

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Georgia Trend

A Study in Contrast

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Voice of America

Voice of America, International Edition

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Saturday morning orthopedic clinics a ‘win-win’ for Friday night football injuries

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Healthline

Mammograms Suggested for Men at High Risk of Breast Cancer

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Yahoo Finance

30 Cheapest Places Where You'll Really Want to Retire

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U.S. News & World Report

A Patient’s Guide to Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)

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Washington Monthly

America’s Best Bang for the Buck Colleges 2019

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USA Today

Gluten-heavy diets in young kids linked to celiac disease, study says

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U.S. News & World Report

What's the Difference Between Food Allergy and Food Intolerance?

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WRDW

Augusta University sets new record with freshmen class

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Southern Living

This 13-Year-Old is Giving Hope to Kids in Her Local Georgia Hospital

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Rome News Tribune

MCG wants to turn out new doctors quicker with less debt

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U.S. News & World Report

A Patient’s Guide to Skin Diseases

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TODAY

Meet the inspiring 13-year-old giving hope to kids at her local hospital

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Business Insider

Latest trends in medical monitoring devices and wearable health technology

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American Academy of Ophthalmology

Week in review: Mouse debut, disabled docs, innate confusion

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American Academy of Ophthalmology

Week in review: Telling tears, Acucela orphan, eye grillz

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Yahoo

Congestion' means different things to doctors and patients

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Reuters

Congestion' means different things to doctors and patients

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Forbes

America’s Best Employers By State

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Georgia Trend

Treating Cancer Closer to Home

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Vox

Men and women have similar views on abortion

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Georgia Trend

Mastering the Future

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U.S. News & World Report

In Georgia, a Surprise School-Recess Fight

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U.S. News & World Report

AHA News: This May Be Why Slashing Salt Lowers Blood Pressure

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The Washington Post

Maybe political correctness isn’t so bad after all

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Psychiatric Times

Smartphone Social Behavior and Relapse in Schizophrenia

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Psychiatric Times

Could an Opioid Antagonist Mitigate Antipsychotic-Induced Weight Gain?

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U.S. News & World Report

College Application Deadlines That Extend Past May 1

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Yahoo

What Type of Anxiety Do You Suffer From?

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U.S. News & World Report

Augusta University Opens Long-Awaited Nurse-Run Clinic

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MEAWW

Sri Lanka bombings: Is ISIS moving its base from the Middle East to South Asia?

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WRDW

Is Georgia seeing an outbreak of Hepatitis A?

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Georgia researchers reverse mental decline in diabetic mice

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Psychology Today

Living in a Digital World with a Stone Age Brain

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Forbes

Universities With Summer Application Deadlines: You Can Still Start In Fall 2019

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MEAWW

With measles outbreak declared a health emergency in two states, should we brace for far worse infections?

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U.S. News & World Report

Coping With Different Types of Depression

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Metro Atlanta’s young entrepreneurs building opportunities for each other

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Washington Examiner

Trump has more women as top advisers than Obama, Bush, or Clinton

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Reuters

Breast cancer risk tied to DDT varies by exposure timing

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Psychology Today

Should Self-Driving Cars Spare People Over Pets?

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The Telegraph

Cancer patients with mental health problems less likely to survive, study suggests

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TRTWorld

UNDERSTANDING PTSD: Have we got it wrong?

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U.S. News & World Report

Medical School Pushes Plan for More Doctors in Rural Georgia

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WalletHub

Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards of 2019

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Opinion: Ga. moving to put patients first in healthcare

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Men's Health

How You Can Save A Victim of A Gunshot Wound

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Becker's Hospital Review

102 women in health IT to know | 2019

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WebMD

Primatene Mist Coming Back; Some Docs Concerned

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ScienMag

New Treatment Target Emerging For Retinal Damage

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

On Campus: Super studies, new leaders and changes at the AUC

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Yahoo Finance

6 Ways to Save More for Retirement

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Forbes

Protecting Humanity In The Face Of Artificial Intelligence

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Reuters

Few U.S. teens get enough fiber

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Men's Health

The 10 Best Essential Oils for Stress

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Becker's Hospital Review

143 women leaders of hospitals and health systems | 2018

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USA Today

Investing: How to teach kids about money and stocks

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Psychology Today

We Can Read Books by Their Covers: Corrupt Politicians

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Georgia Trend

Treating Georgia’s Children

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Reuters

Meditation may help ease veterans' PTSD symptoms

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Men's Health

What You Should Know Before Trying the Paleo Diet?

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USA Today

Brian Kemp declares victory in Georgia governor race as Stacey Abrams waits for results

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Yahoo

The Best Weight Loss Tips for Men

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NBC News

Republican politics worsens U.S. doctor shortage

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Reader's Digest

Classic Home Remedies With New Benefits

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MyFitnessPal

5 Solutions to Overcome Injuries, Weight Gain, Burnout and More

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Forbes

Top 10 Low-Profile, High-Value Colleges

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Metro Atlanta CEO

Former Commander of NSA Georgia to Lead Georgia Cyber Center

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Augusta Chronicle

Augusta's opioid problem very real, say healthcare officials at forum

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Men's Journal

How Drinking Baking Soda Could Ease Sore Muscles (Yes, You Read That Right)

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