Thursday, April 24, 2014

In the News

WSJ Marketwatch: 10 things baby-product industry won’t tell you

Dr. Jatinder Bhatia

The Wall Street Journal MarketWatch: April 15, 2014 Purchasing organic baby food or formula is a legitimate philosophical choice, says Dr.  Jatinder Bhatia, a pediatrics professor at Georgia Regents University ... Read More »

Chattanooga Times & Free Press: Marijuana oil studies get OK in Georgia

Chattanooga Times & Free Press: April 10, 2014 Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal on Thursday revived an effort to let children suffering from seizures try medicinal marijuana oil as treatment. At ... Read More »

WBNS-TV Columbus, Ohio: Georgia governor backs medical marijuana trials

WBNS-TV Columbus: April 10, 2014 Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal says the state and Georgia Regents University will work to help children with seizure disorders get access to a form of ... Read More »

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Deal backs medical marijuana trials

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: April 10, 2014 Gov. Nathan Deal on Thursday announced two separate efforts to pursue clinical trials on a cannabis-based drug that has shown promise in helping children ... Read More »

Marietta Patch: Deal Announces Plan To Legalize Cannabis Oil For Epileptic Children

MariettaPatch.com: April 10, 2014 Gov. Nathan Deal announced two possible routes Georgia could embark on in an effort to legalize cannabis oil for children with epileptic disorders. Deal said he’s ... Read More »

Reuters: Georgia governor outlines alternative plan for medical marijuana

Reuters: April 10, 2014 Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is working on a way to legalize medical marijuana for treatment of children with seizure disorders. One option would be for Georgia ... Read More »

Athens Banner-Herald: Deal makes stop in Athens, shares state’s successes and future goals

Georgia Regents University was mentioned in a story about a bill that would allow an academic health center in Georgia to monitor marijuana’s uses and enlist individuals in clinical trials. ... Read More »

Albany Herald: Phoebe and Georgia Regents University growing rural doctors

The Medical College of Georgia’s Southwest Georgia Clinical Campus was featured in an Albany Herald story about growing the number of rural doctors statewide. Read: Phoebe and Georgia Regents University growing ... Read More »

UPI: Teens eating high amounts of salt speed aging

UPI, March 21, 2014 Dr. Haidong Zhu’s research showing that overweight or obese teenagers who eat lots of salty foods may show signs of faster cell aging was featured on ... Read More »

Atlanta 11 Alive: Ga. schools rank high on ‘Best Grad Schools’ list

The College of Nursing at Georgia Regents University was featured on Atlanta 11 Alive after its graduate nursing program was ranked No. 44 by U.S. News and World Report. Read More »