"It’s ironic that today we talk about Christmas being too commercial,” said Dr. Ruth McClelland-Nugent, a pop culture scholar. “In the U.S., it really became popular through this...
Augusta University and AU Health leaders will celebrate the opening of the new Augusta University Furys Ferry Care Center.
Scientists found that while actual salt retention isn’t higher in females, there is still an effect that drives pressure up.
For the first time, scientists have described the body’s natural mechanism for temporarily protecting the powerhouses of kidney cells when injury or disease means they aren’t...
Over 20 years, the five-story, 220,000-square-foot Children’s Hospital of Georgia has become a lifeline to children and families across the Southeast.
The building’s most dramatic feature, the three-story bridge connecting the university’s dedicated cancer research space with the clinical activities at the Cancer Center’s...
Lipid that aids normal skin turnover may help psoriasis.
A record number of passengers are expected to fly this Thanksgiving season. That's great for airline companies, but it could also be a cybersecurity problem.
A small study looking at whether the drug prazosin, best known for treating high blood pressure but also used to treat PTSD-related sleep problems, can reduce suicidal thoughts...
Enzyme arginase 1, known to help our liver get rid of ammonia, can also help repair and protect our retina.
Dr. Richard Lee, physician, scientist and educator, is new chief of cardiothoracic surgery at MCG.
An MCG lab has been designated to help with patient testing for a trial assessing the effectiveness of targeting cancer-causing gene changes rather than cancer type.
This Friday, a 12th annual free clinic provides health screenings for female farmworkers.
Getting leptin levels “just right” may provide cardiovascular protection.
University of Alabama executive takes on new role at Augusta University.
Dr. Fernando L. Vale, vice chair of the Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, is the new chair of the...
Home-based biofeedback therapy is effective option for tough-to-treat constipation.
Additional support for pediatric specialty care in Augusta comes during the hospital’s 20th birthday celebration.
Could exposure to certain visuals or sounds on social media induce anxiety in people and influence their behavior?
Dr. Sharad Ghamande, executive vice chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, has been named department chair.