BOSTON - Doctors are reporting surprising early success with a novel treatment they hope will one day cure congestive heart failure in thousands of dying patients: They shrink the bloated heart with drugs while an artificial pump temporarily takes over the workload.
In situations where you are strongly motivated, the possibilities for fulfilling your aspirations in the year ahead are exceptionally good. Dare to be hopeful and optimistic because that's where you'll draw your strength.
DEAR DR. GOTT: I'm writing about the lady that has had to go to the emergency room with swelling of the tongue and throat. A friend of mine was eating caramel popcorn with almonds. His tongue and throat swelled, 911 was called, and the emergency room doctor was able to save his life. The doctor told him that he'd had an allergic reaction but didn't know to what. Not connecting the incident to the popcorn/almond treat, he ate it again about a week later. This time he went into anaphylactic shock, and they were not able ...
Sir Winston Churchill said, "It's not enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what's required."
AMERICUS, Ga. - The grand historic mansions of this Southern town have become infested with millions of bats - so many that the sky turns black with each sunset. So many that not even the neighborhood Batman can help.
BAGHDAD, Iraq - A blood-drenched October has passed into a violent early November as a motorcycle rigged with explosives ripped through a crowded Shiite market in Sadr City on Thursday and suspected Sunni insurgent gunmen killed a Shiite dean of Baghdad University.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Israeli troops seized a northern Gaza town Wednesday in one of the largest strikes against Palestinian rocket squads in months, imposing a curfew, deploying snipers on rooftops and patrolling streets in tanks. Eight Palestinians and an Israeli soldier were killed.
The William James Middle School football team won the Coastal Empire Region championship with a 20-0 win over Richmond Hill on Wednesday.
DEAR DR. GOTT: Have any of your readers experienced numbness in their hands from time to time?
Opportunities to accomplish your aims may be far more prevalent than they usually are, so don't waste this beneficial period. Get cracking on your aspirations and dreams, and make them realities.
Sir Winston Churchill said, "Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened."
WASHINGTON - Thrust into the midst of the midterm election campaign, Sen. John Kerry apologized Wednesday to ''any service member, family member or American who was offended'' by remarks deemed by Republicans and Democrats alike to be insulting to U.S. forces in Iraq.
DAVIDSON, N.C. –– Heather Smith scored a first-half goal and goalie Lauren Santos made eight saves as the seventh-seeded Georgia Southern Eagles upset the second-seeded Davidson Wildcats 1-0 in the first-round of the 2006 Southern Conference Women's Soccer Tournament at Alumni Stadium on Tuesday evening. GSU improved to 8-10-1 and will move onto the semifinals to be played on Friday on the campus of Western Carolina. Davidson concluded its season at 11-7-2 and saw its four-game winning streak come to an end. The Wildcats fell to 12-8-2 all-time in the tournament.
SYLVANIA -The most important game of the year for the Gamecocks could be tonight.
LONDON - In the first comprehensive global study of sexual behavior, British researchers found that people aren't losing their virginity at ever younger ages, married people have the most sex, and there is no firm link between promiscuity and sexually transmitted diseases.
Forest Heights Pharmacy, located at 4439 Country Club Road, was founded by the late Joel Sikes in 2006. He was a long time Brooklet resident. Joel sold the business to Ben Ross in 2008 after he became ill. Ben is a second generation pharmacist/pharmacy owner who grew up working in his dad's pharmacy, Ross Drug, in Sylvania. Ben, his wife, Lauren and their two girls, Lanie and Lucy Kate, are active Bulloch County residents.
Darley Insurance Agency, Inc. was founded in 1963 by Fred B. Darley. Fred's son, Bryan Darley, joined the firm in 1977. Bryan continues to operate the business today in its original location at 6 East Vine Street in Downtown Statesboro. (Adjacent to the Statesboro Farmers Market)
In 2006, Angie Hitchens and Brandon Blair founded 180 fitness. Angie had managed Gold's Gym for 10 years prior to its closing and Brandon was an employee of Gold's. Together they have a commitment at 180 to bring our community together through fitness and wellness.
Located in Statesboro, with over forty years of industry experience, since 1973, Bulloch County natives Lewis Spivey and Arthur Allen, Jr. own Southeastern Alarm & Technologies, Inc. Southeastern Alarm is the only full time locally owned and operated alarm company in Bulloch County.
Most people face some sort of financial emergency during their lifetime. An emergency could range from home and car repairs, to a job loss or health scare.
For Dr. Al Mooney, Director of Addiction Medicine and Recovery at Willingway, one of the key factors that distinguishes this week's Addiction Update Conference is its "focus on the solutions rather than the problems."
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