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Columbia County to seek hospital again

Special to SEGAZINE

While the state’s Certificate of Need law has prevented the county from getting a hospital or even a free-standing Emergency Department in the past, County Commission Chairman Ron Cross said there are a couple of exceptions written into the law that might be exploited.
Source: Augusta Chronicle

Big debate over e-cigarette benefits, risks
As e-cigs grow in popularity, government regulators and the military are still sorting out what rules should apply to the devices, which turn a nicotine-infused liquid such as propylene glycol or vegetable glycerine into an inhalable vapor.
Source: Augusta Chronicle

Some breast cancer patients don’t benefit from surgery or radiation
Patients with metastatic breast cancer who respond to chemotherapy are unlikely to see any additional benefits from surgery or radiation therapy, according to leaders of a new clinical trial.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald

Two flu-related deaths recorded in Georgia
State health officials say both victims were adults and were the first to die of flu-related symptoms in Georgia this season.

Forsyth County to get new ‘senior care’ facility next year
Aspire Development Partners have announced plans for a new senior living community in South Forsyth County; it will have 100 units of a mix of assisted living and memory care residencies.

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