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AllAfrica.com
RBC Satisfies 87 Percent of Rwanda's Blood Demandgeneral of Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC), Jeanine Condo, has revealed that Rwa
RBC Satisfies 87 Percent of Rwanda's Blood Demand
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
general of Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC), Jeanine Condo, has revealed that Rwanda is on the right track in as far as blood transfusion and blood donation is concerned. She said RBC now satisfies around 87% of blood demand in the whole... Read more
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Computer Business Review
How Microsoft Azure is helping NHS Blood and Transplant save thousands of livesis some sort of reaction from the public. "So if a celebrity goes on breakfast
How Microsoft Azure is helping NHS Blood and Transplant save thousands of lives
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
is some sort of reaction from the public. "So if a celebrity goes on breakfast news and says, 'I'm very grateful for a blood transfusion', then people immediately try and go online and book a blood donation appointment. That was causing us very... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Doctor: Little concern for Zika virus in Juniata Valleywho has been infected with the virus, from a mother to her baby during pregnanc
Doctor: Little concern for Zika virus in Juniata Valley
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
who has been infected with the virus, from a mother to her baby during pregnancy, during the time of birth or through blood transfusion. Bell said there are a few scenarios in which a person should be screened for the virus including if a... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Local mother says blood transfusion almost killed herSAN DIEGO -- An east San Diego County mother says a blood transfusion nearly ki
Local mother says blood transfusion almost killed her
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO -- An east San Diego County mother says a blood transfusion nearly killed her after she delivered her twins. Devyn Winchell delivered her twins by C-section in September at UCSD Medical Center in Hillcrest. She says after the delivery,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The tragedy that inspired Roberts to come outlad who was HIV positive, a little boy, and I was very close to Blake before he
The tragedy that inspired Roberts to come out
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
lad who was HIV positive, a little boy, and I was very close to Blake before he passed away. “He got the virus through a blood transfusion and the prejudice that poor kid was going through. I felt a bit responsible because I was living this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man Dies As Lack of Blood Rocks Hospitalreferral hospital due to lack of blood. The family of Sergeant (Rtd) Michael W
Man Dies As Lack of Blood Rocks Hospital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
referral hospital due to lack of blood. The family of Sergeant (Rtd) Michael Were said he died while awaiting to undergo blood transfusion. A spot check by the Daily Nation revealed that patients could not be taken to theatre because the... Read more
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The News and Star
Daughter reveals horror of dog attack on dadservices including police, ambulance, air ambulance were called to the home. A
Daughter reveals horror of dog attack on dad
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
services including police, ambulance, air ambulance were called to the home. Ambulance crews tried to do CPR and a blood transfusion at the house but Mr Hodgson was pronounced dead at the scene. Following the attack, Buster was destroyed.... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Daughter reveals horror of dog attack on dadservices including police, ambulance, air ambulance were called to the home. A
Daughter reveals horror of dog attack on dad
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
services including police, ambulance, air ambulance were called to the home. Ambulance crews tried to do CPR and a blood transfusion at the house but Mr Hodgson was pronounced dead at the scene. Following the attack, Buster was destroyed.... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attackwhen his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attack
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
when his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He was critical for a few days and received a blood transfusion from a Great Dane belonging to Mary Tefend, a staff member at Carriage Hills. The Great Dane, Elliott,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attackwhen his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attack
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
when his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He was critical for a few days and received a blood transfusion from a Great Dane belonging to Mary Tefend, a staff member at Carriage Hills. The Great Dane, Elliott,... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attackwhen his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attack
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
when his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He was critical for a few days and received a blood transfusion from a Great Dane belonging to Mary Tefend, a staff member at Carriage Hills. The Great Dane, Elliott,... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attackwhen his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attack
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
when his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He was critical for a few days and received a blood transfusion from a Great Dane belonging to Mary Tefend, a staff member at Carriage Hills. The Great Dane, Elliott,... Read more
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Velo News
10 years later, infamous Operacion Puerto lives ontentacles extending across Europe, and implicated nearly 60 riders from a half-
10 years later, infamous Operacion Puerto lives on
Velo News / Posted 3 days ago
tentacles extending across Europe, and implicated nearly 60 riders from a half-dozen teams. Salacious details of hotel-room blood transfusions involving some of the biggest names in the sport, including 2004 Olympic time trial gold medalist Tyler... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attackwhen his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attack
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 days ago
when his owners rushed him to Carriage Hills. He started going into shock. He was critical for a few days and received a blood transfusion from a Great Dane belonging to Mary Tefend, a staff member at Carriage Hills. The Great Dane, Elliott,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attackfamily credits the Carriage Hills Animal Hospital with saving his life. “He ha
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attack
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
family credits the Carriage Hills Animal Hospital with saving his life. “He had three anti-venom treatments, along with a blood transfusion, plasma transfusion and was in the ICU 24/7 care up until Friday. It's traumatic. You love your animals... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attackfamily credits the Carriage Hills Animal Hospital with saving his life. “He ha
Prattville family's pet survives horrific rattlesnake attack
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
family credits the Carriage Hills Animal Hospital with saving his life. “He had three anti-venom treatments, along with a blood transfusion, plasma transfusion and was in the ICU 24/7 care up until Friday. It's traumatic. You love your animals... Read more
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NZCity
Prince may have been dead for up to six hours before his body was discovered last month.needed a double hip replacement but reportedly turned it down on numerous occas
Prince may have been dead for up to six hours before his body was discovered last month.
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
needed a double hip replacement but reportedly turned it down on numerous occasions but he was worried it would require a blood transfusion, which would have conflicted with his beliefs as a Jehovah's Witness. The singer was rushed to hospital in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Altruistic Motive Cures Mambo-Jumbo Mentalityan example of humanness and stewardship. Three of them are in the position of m
Altruistic Motive Cures Mambo-Jumbo Mentality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
an example of humanness and stewardship. Three of them are in the position of managerial status. The Ethiopian National Blood Transfusion Bank Coordinator, Sister Hiwot Muleyeu on her part said that mobile blood transfusion help a lot to collect... Read more
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RTE News
Rise in costs of new children's hospital examinedproject at the St James's Hospital campus. Blood Bank financial viability The
Rise in costs of new children's hospital examined
RTE News / Posted 4 days ago
project at the St James's Hospital campus. Blood Bank financial viability The briefing papers also show that the Irish Blood Transfusion Service is forecasting a deficit in the region of €2.4m this year arising from its pension costs. While... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy may reduce risk of blood loss, prolonged hospital stays in obese menunderwent open prostatectomy. Patients undergoing robotic-assisted surgery wer
Robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy may reduce risk of blood loss, prolonged hospital stays in obese men
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
underwent open prostatectomy. Patients undergoing robotic-assisted surgery were only 17 percent as likely to require blood transfusions and only 28 percent as likely to require prolonged hospital stays. But robotic-assisted surgery did not... Read more
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Daily Mail
Light therapy used to fight jaundice in babies 'is a cancer risk'bilirubin can cause brain damage and deafness, and one in 20 babies with jaundi
Light therapy used to fight jaundice in babies 'is a cancer risk'
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
bilirubin can cause brain damage and deafness, and one in 20 babies with jaundice is treated either with light therapy or a blood transfusion. The intensive light breaks down the bilirubin, making it easier to be cleared from the body. While... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tigo Rwanda Staff Donate Blood to Needy Patientsdonation drive in order to help patients desperately in need of blood. The acti
Tigo Rwanda Staff Donate Blood to Needy Patients
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
donation drive in order to help patients desperately in need of blood. The activity was coordinated by National Center for Blood Transfusion Division of the Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC). This activity is one that Tigo Rwanda staff engage in every... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Administering TXA through IV and IA can reduce blood loss following total knee replacementobserved in any of the patients within 90 days postoperatively. One patient in
Administering TXA through IV and IA can reduce blood loss following total knee replacement
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
observed in any of the patients within 90 days postoperatively. One patient in the IV-only group required a postoperative blood transfusion. "The clinically relevant reduction in blood loss was achieved simply, cost-effectively, and without... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prince may have been 'dead for six hours' before being foundneeded a double hip replacement but reportedly turned it down on numerous occas
Prince may have been 'dead for six hours' before being found
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
needed a double hip replacement but reportedly turned it down on numerous occasions but he was worried it would require a blood transfusion, which would have conflicted with his beliefs as a Jehovah's Witness. The singer was rushed to hospital in... Read more
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The Telegraph
Study unveils NE cancer shockerliver cancer in later stages. He said sharing of infected needles among drug us
Study unveils NE cancer shocker
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
liver cancer in later stages. He said sharing of infected needles among drug users could cause hepatitis. Basar said blood transfusion without proper testing could also be a factor in the high number of hepatitis patients, who eventually... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
It's a dog's life - thanks to pitbull blood donorKatikati Veterinary Clinic buying a water bottle for her ferret when three-year
It's a dog's life - thanks to pitbull blood donor
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Katikati Veterinary Clinic buying a water bottle for her ferret when three-year-old Bart was losing his battle for life. A blood transfusion was his only hope, but a German Shepherd volunteered by his owner as a donor was far from willing. Ms... Read more
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Aljazeera
A slow recovery for injured fighters in northern Syriathe facility used to be much less organised and the casualties greater in numbe
A slow recovery for injured fighters in northern Syria
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
the facility used to be much less organised and the casualties greater in number than now. When an injured fighter needed a blood transfusion, a nurse would run to the nearest mosque and call out for donors over the loudspeaker. Hundreds of... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
76pc of adults have thalassaemia: Directorare too small. Patients who has the Thalassaemia genes are categorised as a Th
76pc of adults have thalassaemia: Director
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
are too small. Patients who has the Thalassaemia genes are categorised as a Thalassaemia major and requires continuous blood transfusion on a monthly basis. The treatment has its setbacks however whereby it will cause the accumulation of iron... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Children of Greeley native receive gift to pay for mom’s burial costsof Windsor, said that wasn’t the case. Stella was in a car wreck when she was y
Children of Greeley native receive gift to pay for mom’s burial costs
Greeley Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
of Windsor, said that wasn’t the case. Stella was in a car wreck when she was young and contracted the disease through a blood transfusion back before hospitals tested for those things. Hepatitis C attacks the liver, and Stella’s was almost... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Facts about hepatitis lead to healthier lifetest is the only way to know if you have it. People are also at higher risk of
Facts about hepatitis lead to healthier life
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 7 days ago
test is the only way to know if you have it. People are also at higher risk of contracting Hepatitis C if they received a blood transfusion before 1992, shared needles (even once) and nasal instruments for drug use, had sex with an infected... Read more
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Horse and Hound
From jockey to wheelchair tennis star: 'I knew I couldn't feel my legs'feel my legs when I signed the surgery consent form,” she says. Sarah had crush
From jockey to wheelchair tennis star: 'I knew I couldn't feel my legs'
Horse and Hound / Posted 7 days ago
feel my legs when I signed the surgery consent form,” she says. Sarah had crushed vertebrae T4, T5 & T6, and after a blood transfusion and a five hour operation to insert metal rods into her back she woke up in intensive care. ‘How am I... Read more
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Medical News Today
Drones to deliver blood supplies in Rwandainitially involve Zipline establishing a small launching hub for a fleet of 15
Drones to deliver blood supplies in Rwanda
Medical News Today / Posted 7 days ago
initially involve Zipline establishing a small launching hub for a fleet of 15 autonomous drones. When a patient needs a blood transfusion, antibiotics, or vaccines, a doctor, nurse, or health center technician will send Zipline a text message... Read more
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IGN
The 100: "Perverse Instantiation - Part Two" Reviewthings of note in this episode: -Really cool visual of the black and red criss
The 100: "Perverse Instantiation - Part Two" Review
IGN / Posted 7 days ago
things of note in this episode: -Really cool visual of the black and red crisscrossing as Ontari and Clarke had their blood transfusion. -It felt like a subtle acknowledgement of the similarities when Alie told Clarke, “In the City of Light,... Read more
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IGN
The 100: "Perverse Instantiation - Part Two" Reviewthings of note in this episode: -Really cool visual of the black and red criss
The 100: "Perverse Instantiation - Part Two" Review
IGN / Posted 7 days ago
things of note in this episode: -Really cool visual of the black and red crisscrossing as Ontari and Clarke had their blood transfusion. -It felt like a subtle acknowledgement of the similarities when Alie told Clarke, “In the City of Light,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Fashion worker hit by falling pane of glass: I'm lucky to be alivea towel to her head to stem the bleeding. She was kept in overnight at St Georg
Fashion worker hit by falling pane of glass: I'm lucky to be alive
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
a towel to her head to stem the bleeding. She was kept in overnight at St George’s Hospital in Tooting after being given a blood transfusion and CT scan. Her wound was stapled together. First aiders: passers-by tend to Miss Taggart’s... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
E. Texas Blood bank relying on honesty system while monitoring donations for Zika virusrely on the honesty of the donors, which is something she said shouldn't be con
E. Texas Blood bank relying on honesty system while monitoring donations for Zika virus
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 8 days ago
rely on the honesty of the donors, which is something she said shouldn't be concerning. “I would not be afraid to have a blood transfusion right now because the majority of the people are honest. They have no reason to be dishonest about it.... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
German Shepherd saves 7-old owner from rattlesnakecontinuous drip of the anti-venom, rather than give him doses, DeLuca said. His
German Shepherd saves 7-old owner from rattlesnake
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
continuous drip of the anti-venom, rather than give him doses, DeLuca said. His internal organs are fine, but he’ll need a blood transfusion, she said. “Now, he’s just fighting for his life,” DeLuca said, adding that she became “hopeful” once... Read more
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express
Could this breakthrough technology TREAT type 1 diabetes WITHOUT injecting insulin?include University of Aberdeen, the Scottish Islet Transplant Programme, Univer
Could this breakthrough technology TREAT type 1 diabetes WITHOUT injecting insulin?
express / Posted 9 days ago
include University of Aberdeen, the Scottish Islet Transplant Programme, University of Edinburgh, and the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS). The consortium partners will continue to work closely with Islexa during the development... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
CGT, University of Aberdeen announce creation of new company to develop novel technology for diabetes treatmentinclude University of Aberdeen, the Scottish Islet Transplant Programme, Univer
CGT, University of Aberdeen announce creation of new company to develop novel technology for diabetes treatment
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
include University of Aberdeen, the Scottish Islet Transplant Programme, University of Edinburgh, and the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS). The consortium partners bring unique expertise in clinical practice and manufacture, and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers identify risk factors for unplanned readmissions following esophageal resectionhaving esophagectomy were longer operations (p<0.01), postoperative admission t
Researchers identify risk factors for unplanned readmissions following esophageal resection
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
having esophagectomy were longer operations (p<0.01), postoperative admission to the Intensive Care Unit (p=0.02) and blood transfusion around the time of surgery (p=0.02). "These findings will allow surgeons to identify frail patients using... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
12 Hours of Giving Summer Blood Drivepatients, trauma victims, surgery patients and others can’t take a summer break
12 Hours of Giving Summer Blood Drive
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 days ago
patients, trauma victims, surgery patients and others can’t take a summer break from needing a potentially lifesaving blood transfusion. Help ensure a sufficient blood supply this summer by joining the American Red Cross and WGEM at the 11th... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Blood Donors Association of Sukuta Celebrates Fourth Year Anniversarythe 2011 World Blood Donor Day Celebrations. The fourth year celebration was h
Blood Donors Association of Sukuta Celebrates Fourth Year Anniversary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
the 2011 World Blood Donor Day Celebrations. The fourth year celebration was held under the theme; "How can National Blood Transfusion Service and Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (NBTS/MoHSW) assist and empower voluntary donor... Read more
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The Telegraph
HIV probe panel looks beyond bloodHospital Guwahati, May 16: The GMCH-constituted panel which is probing a child
HIV probe panel looks beyond blood
The Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Hospital Guwahati, May 16: The GMCH-constituted panel which is probing a child contracting HIV infection, allegedly during blood transfusion while getting treated at the hospital for burn injuries last year, will now investigate if he was infected... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich Hospital’s new £4.7m Woolverstone Macmillan cancer centre welcomes first patientsHospital’s haematology team for half her life. Nisa Heys, 38, has a hereditary
Ipswich Hospital’s new £4.7m Woolverstone Macmillan cancer centre welcomes first patients
Ipswich Star / Posted 11 days ago
Hospital’s haematology team for half her life. Nisa Heys, 38, has a hereditary blood condition that requires her to have a blood transfusion every three weeks. The mother-of-two has been attending the hospital since she was 19 and she has been... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnaketop of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterina
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnake
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
top of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterinarians looking after him. He also received a blood transfusion Friday. The GoFundMe page was started to help the family with medical costs to keep Haus alive. Now, more... Read more
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Daily Record
Pauline Cafferkey: "I'm sick of being known as the Ebola Nurse"on. Just let me go, I’ve had enough’. “Obviously I knew, being a nurse, that d
Pauline Cafferkey: "I'm sick of being known as the Ebola Nurse"
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
on. Just let me go, I’ve had enough’. “Obviously I knew, being a nurse, that death was imminent.” But after a pioneering blood ­transfusion from British nurse William Pooley – a fellow Ebola survivor – Pauline fought back. But just months later,... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnaketop of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterina
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnake
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
top of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterinarians looking after him. He also received a blood transfusion Friday. The GoFundMe page was started to help the family with medical costs to keep Haus alive. Now, more... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnaketop of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterina
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnake
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
top of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterinarians looking after him. He also received a blood transfusion Friday. The GoFundMe page was started to help the family with medical costs to keep Haus alive. Now, more... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Thalassaemia screening vital: Yapwith World Thalassaemia Day celebration, here, Saturday. Based on hospital rec
Thalassaemia screening vital: Yap
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
with World Thalassaemia Day celebration, here, Saturday. Based on hospital records, some 1,000 patients undergo blood transfusion every month in all hospitals across Sabah with the number expected to increase if not controlled. Last... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnaketop of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterina
Hero dog saves 7-old girl from rattlesnake
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
top of that he’s in the ICU, meaning expensive 24-hour care with three veterinarians looking after him. He also received a blood transfusion Friday. The GoFundMe page was started to help the family with medical costs to keep Haus alive. Now, more... Read more
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