Saturday, April 19, 2014

YAHOO!: SMASH FAT FASTER

YAHOO!, Dec. 10, 2013 Dr. Bernard Gutin’s research on the link between diet and physical activity was featured on YAHOO! Read: SMASH FAT FASTER.   Read More »

GRU receives approval from SACS Board of Trustees

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Board of Trustees for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges approved today a report from a SACSCOC peer review committee which found ... Read More »

WAFJ Christmas Cheer Tour collects toys for Children’s Hospital patients

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – A hospital can be intimidating for a child, but the distraction of a toy, game, or craft can help a young patient cope. This month radio station 88.3 WAFJ is collecting toys during its Christmas Cheer Tour in an effort to help bring comfort to the nearly 100,000 patients treated at Children’s Hospital of Georgia each year. Read More »

Turning off major memory switch dulls memories

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A faultily formed memory sounds like hitting random notes on a keyboard while a proper one sounds more like a song, scientists say. When they turned off a major switch ... Read More »

GRU announces plans for community partnership aimed at healthy lifestyles

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Georgia Regents University has announced plans to partner with community organizations in an effort to make Augusta and the surrounding area a healthier place to live. The ... Read More »

Medical Associates Board of Trustees to meet

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Board of Trustees of The Medical College of Georgia Physicians Practice Group Foundation, doing business as Georgia Regents Medical Associates, will meet at 5:30 p.m., Monday, ... Read More »

Children’s Hospital patient named Georgia CMN Champion

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AUGUSTA, Ga. — Children’s Hospital of Georgia patient Emma Rhae Taylor has been named the 2013 Georgia Champion by the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals organization. The seven-year-old Hephzibah girl will serve with other Champions from across the nation as a fundraising and awareness ambassador for CMN’s 170 member hospitals. Read More »

GPB: What Do Educators Want From Lawmakers? One Word: Flexibility

GPB, Dec. 4, 2013 Georgia Regents University was featured in a GPB story about educators wanting the state to allow them more flexibility to make budget and classroom decisions. Read: What ... Read More »

Children’s Hospital to offer free asthma screenings Saturday

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Children’s Hospital of Georgia will provide free asthma screenings and education from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St. The event is funded by a grant from the Kohl's Cares® program. Read More »

GPB: Med School Expands Options For Patients, Doctors

GPB, Dec. 2, 2013 The Georgia Regents University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership was featured on Georgia Public Broadcasting. Read: Med School Expands Options For Patients, Doctors.   Read More »