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AllAfrica.com
Ambode Inaugurates 20 Mobile Care Units, 26 Transport AmbulancesLagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, monday inaugurated 20 Mobile Intens
Ambode Inaugurates 20 Mobile Care Units, 26 Transport Ambulances
AllAfrica.com / Posted 41 minutes ago
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, monday inaugurated 20 Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU) ambulances and 26 transport ambulances, saying it was in fulfillment of his administration's commitment to bring quality healthcare service closer to... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Decatur man charged in shooting at Lake Lanier resortBUFORD — A Decatur man has been charged with shooting a man in the chest at a b
Decatur man charged in shooting at Lake Lanier resort
Forsyth County News / Posted an hour ago
BUFORD — A Decatur man has been charged with shooting a man in the chest at a birthday party last month at a Lanier Islands lake house, authorities said. Andrew Demetri Joyce, 23, faces charges of aggravated assault and aggravated battery in... Read more
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walesonline
Transport service for critically-ill Welsh kids moved to BristolCritically-ill children in Wales could face delays in specialist treatment afte
Transport service for critically-ill Welsh kids moved to Bristol
walesonline / Posted an hour ago
Critically-ill children in Wales could face delays in specialist treatment after a decision was made to move a “vital” transport service from Cardiff to Bristol, it has been claimed. The new team will be staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by... Read more
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iol.co.za
Injured UK rugby player to return homeINDEPENDENT MEDIAGeorge Robinson before his spinal injury sustained whilst on a
Injured UK rugby player to return home
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAGeorge Robinson before his spinal injury sustained whilst on a rugby tour to South Africa. Photo: Supplied Cape Town - The family of a British schoolboy rugby player critically injured during a tour to South Africa, has released a... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
4-old Angelo Giorno in 'very critical, but stable'...Angelo Giorno, a 4-year-old boy who received a high-profile intestinal transpla
4-old Angelo Giorno in 'very critical, but stable'...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 3 hours ago
Angelo Giorno, a 4-year-old boy who received a high-profile intestinal transplant in July, is said to be in “very critical, but stable” condition, according to his transplant Facebook page. On Friday, Angelo’s family posted that he was back in the... Read more
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FOX News
Religion rarely part of ICU conversationIn less than 20 percent of family meetings in the intensive care unit do doctor
Religion rarely part of ICU conversation
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
In less than 20 percent of family meetings in the intensive care unit do doctors and other health care providers discuss religion or spirituality a new study finds. For many patients and families, religion and spirituality are important near the end... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
New technology allows Cincinnati VA to give care across U.S.In a modest room on the ninth floor of the Cincinnati VA Medical Center, a team
New technology allows Cincinnati VA to give care across U.S.
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 hours ago
In a modest room on the ninth floor of the Cincinnati VA Medical Center, a team of doctors and nurses are providing care to critically-injured veterans across five states. The hospital is working to improve and expedite care for the nation’s... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
New advice for parents on peanut allergiesThere is new advice this morning for parents who want to lower the risk of thei
New advice for parents on peanut allergies
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 4 hours ago
There is new advice this morning for parents who want to lower the risk of their children developing a peanut allergy. The American Academy of Pediatrics is now endorsing a recommendation that parents give peanuts to their babies before a year... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Teen arrested in Marshall, charged in death of his stepfatherA 14-year-old juvenile, who reportedly shot his stepfather Sunday night, was ch
Teen arrested in Marshall, charged in death of his stepfather
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 6 hours ago
A 14-year-old juvenile, who reportedly shot his stepfather Sunday night, was charged with aggravated assault in connection with the victim's death. The victim, identified by police as Jimmy Thomas Henington, was pronounced dead at 4:24 a.m., early... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Feared Killed By Pipeline VandalsLagos — Three policemen attached to the Owutu Police Station in Ikorodu, Lagos
Three Feared Killed By Pipeline Vandals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Lagos — Three policemen attached to the Owutu Police Station in Ikorodu, Lagos were feared killed yesterday during an argument with suspected pipeline vandals. A sergeant, corporal and an inspector were reportedly killed at about 6.00am by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambode Commissions 20 Mobile Care Units , 26 Transport AmbulancesGovernor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, Monday, commissioned 20 Mobile Intens
Ambode Commissions 20 Mobile Care Units , 26 Transport Ambulances
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, Monday, commissioned 20 Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU) Ambulances and 26 Transport Ambulances, saying it was in fulfillment of his administration's commitment to bring quality healthcare service closer to... Read more
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herald ie/
Irishman Jason Cierans wakes from his coma after one-punch attack in Australia Ralph Riegel – 01 September 2015 02:30 AM Jason Cierans (29) is in a Sydney
Irishman Jason Cierans wakes from his coma after one-punch attack in Australia
herald ie/ / Posted 9 hours ago
Ralph Riegel – 01 September 2015 02:30 AM Jason Cierans (29) is in a Sydney hospital where he was in an induced coma to treat brain swelling. His first words to his... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Complaints over motorcyclist before serious crashA motorcyclist who died after a collision with a car in Waikato last week had b
Complaints over motorcyclist before serious crash
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 hours ago
A motorcyclist who died after a collision with a car in Waikato last week had been the subject of a complaint about his riding only moments before the crash. Terrance Rodney Stewart Ward (25) was seriously injured in the crash on the corner of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Complaints over motorcyclist before fatal crashPolice received a complaint about the man killed in the crash minutes before it
Complaints over motorcyclist before fatal crash
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Police received a complaint about the man killed in the crash minutes before it happened. Photo / File A motorcyclist who died after a collision with a car in Waikato last week had been the subject of a complaint about his riding only moments before... Read more
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herald ie/
Jason wakes from his coma after one-punch attack in Australiarecovery Ralph Riegel – 01 September 2015 02:30 AM Jason Cierans (29) is in a
Jason wakes from his coma after one-punch attack in Australia
herald ie/ / Posted 13 hours ago
recovery Ralph Riegel – 01 September 2015 02:30 AM Jason Cierans (29) is in a Sydney hospital where he was in an induced coma to treat brain swelling. His first words to his astonished... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Woodland Heights expanding NICU, surgical areaA $9.8 million expansion is coming to Lufkin's Woodland Heights Medical Center.
Woodland Heights expanding NICU, surgical area
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 17 hours ago
A $9.8 million expansion is coming to Lufkin's Woodland Heights Medical Center. Beginning in early October, construction crews will break ground on two projects within the facility. An upgrade and addition in the surgery area and an increase in the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Police investigate Milton shooting incidentBTV school open without waterBTV school open without water .C.P. Smith Element
Police investigate Milton shooting incident
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 hours ago
BTV school open without waterBTV school open without water .C.P. Smith Elementary school was without water for at least five hours this morning while public works crews repaired a water main in the neighborhood. .C.P. Smith Elementary school was... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Doctors rarely discuss religion with critically illBy Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Whatever your religi
Doctors rarely discuss religion with critically ill
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 19 hours ago
By Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Whatever your religious beliefs, they're unlikely to get addressed in the intensive care unit, a new study finds. Religion or spirituality is important to many people nearing the end of... Read more
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Fox Wausau
Doctors rarely discuss religion with critically illBy Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Whatever your religi
Doctors rarely discuss religion with critically ill
Fox Wausau / Posted 19 hours ago
By Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Whatever your religious beliefs, they're unlikely to get addressed in the intensive care unit, a new study finds. Religion or spirituality is important to many people nearing the end of... Read more
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The Standard
Doctor explains aborted liver transplantTuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTQueen Mary Hospital doctors decided to
Doctor explains aborted liver transplant
The Standard / Posted 20 hours ago
Tuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTQueen Mary Hospital doctors decided to stop a liver transplant midway after it was discovered the donor had kidney cancer as the operation was not yet irreversible, transplant expert Lo Chung-mau says.The... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Southern IN man charged in Louisville shootingLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Clark County, Indiana has been arrested for the shoot
Southern IN man charged in Louisville shooting
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 21 hours ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Clark County, Indiana has been arrested for the shooting of Louisville man. Sean Ramon Duncan, 37, of Charlestown, was taken into custody on Aug. 28 on assault and tampering with evidence charges. Louisville Metro police... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Girl, 9, shot in stomach by dad clearing handgunPolice: IRA - Vermont State Police say a 9-year-old girl has been hospitalize
Girl, 9, shot in stomach by dad clearing handgun
Rutland Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
Police: IRA - Vermont State Police say a 9-year-old girl has been hospitalized in the intensive care unit after her father accidentally shot her in the stomach while clearing a .22-caliber... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Lake Pointe Medical Center Joins Statewide Effort to Improve Breastfeeding RatesLake Pointe Medical Center (LPMC) has joined the Texas Ten Step Star Achiever B
Lake Pointe Medical Center Joins Statewide Effort to Improve Breastfeeding Rates
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 21 hours ago
Lake Pointe Medical Center (LPMC) has joined the Texas Ten Step Star Achiever Breastfeeding Learning Collaborative, a five-year quality improvement project aimed at developing facility environments that support a mother’s choice to breastfeed.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Religion rarely part of ICU conversation(Reuters Health) - In less than 20 percent of family meetings in the intensive
Religion rarely part of ICU conversation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 hours ago
(Reuters Health) - In less than 20 percent of family meetings in the intensive care unit do doctors and other health care providers discuss religion or spirituality a new study finds. For many patients and families, religion and spirituality are... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Juvenile charged with aggravated assault; possible murderThe Marshall Police Department has charged the 14-year-old juvenile, who shot a
Juvenile charged with aggravated assault; possible murder
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 23 hours ago
The Marshall Police Department has charged the 14-year-old juvenile, who shot a 55-year-old man in the stomach Sunday, with aggravated assault. The victim, identified by police as Jimmy Thomas Henington, the teen's stepfather, was pronounced dead at... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Dad cleaning handgun shoots daughter, 9, in stomachCreated: 08/31/2015 9:21 AM IRA, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say a man cle
Dad cleaning handgun shoots daughter, 9, in stomach
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
Created: 08/31/2015 9:21 AM IRA, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say a man cleaning his handgun at a campsite accidentally shot his 9-year-old daughter in the stomach, sending her to the intensive care unit. The shooting happened Sunday morning at... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Victim on respirator identifies shooting suspectThe seriously injured victim of a shooting led police to his attacker while the
Victim on respirator identifies shooting suspect
WLKY Louisville / Posted yesterday
The seriously injured victim of a shooting led police to his attacker while the victim was still in the intensive care unit, authorities said. Metro Police said Sean Duncan shot the victim in the chest. The victim, who is on a respirator in the ICU... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Woman in ICU after hit-and-run wreckCorpus Christi police will close lanes in the 5300 block of Holly Road starting
Woman in ICU after hit-and-run wreck
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted yesterday
Corpus Christi police will close lanes in the 5300 block of Holly Road starting at 8:30 a.m. Monday to investigate a weekend wreck that left a woman in critical condition. A motorist called police about 3:45 a.m. to report a woman in the roadway in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Girl, 9, shot in stomach by dad cleaning handgunPolice: IRA - Vermont State Police say a 9-year-old girl has been hospitalize
Girl, 9, shot in stomach by dad cleaning handgun
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
Police: IRA - Vermont State Police say a 9-year-old girl has been hospitalized in the intensive care unit after her father accidentally shot her in the stomach while cleaning a .22-caliber... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
9 year-old hospitalized in accidental shootingA nine-year-old girl is in the intensive care unit after police say she was acc
9 year-old hospitalized in accidental shooting
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
A nine-year-old girl is in the intensive care unit after police say she was accidentally shot by her father. It allegedly happened Sunday morning at a hunting camp off Route 4 in Ira. State Police say the girls father, Randy Babcock, was cleaning a... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Girl, 9, shot in stomach by dad cleaning handgunIRA, VT. (AP) >> Vermont State Police say a 9-year-old girl has been hosp
Girl, 9, shot in stomach by dad cleaning handgun
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
IRA, VT. (AP) >> Vermont State Police say a 9-year-old girl has been hospitalized in the intensive care unit after her father accidentally shot her in the stomach while cleaning a .22-caliber handgun. Police said McKenzie Ezzo of Poultney... Read more
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FOX News
Parents: Talk about alcohol when kids are 9Parents should start talking to their children about alcohol at age 9, says a n
Parents: Talk about alcohol when kids are 9
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Parents should start talking to their children about alcohol at age 9, says a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics aimed at preventing binge drinking in young people. As many as 50 percent of high school students currently drink... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magistrate Dies Following Boda Boda AccidentKampala — The Judiciary is mourning the death of Grade One Magistrate, Justine
Magistrate Dies Following Boda Boda Accident
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — The Judiciary is mourning the death of Grade One Magistrate, Justine Odokonyero who died over the weekend following a boda boda accident that happened about a week ago in Gulu where he had gone to visit his family. According to the Chief... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Backing Ethiopia's Maternal, Child Health Improvement StrideThe exceptional leadership of the Ethiopian Government in the efforts to improv
Backing Ethiopia's Maternal, Child Health Improvement Stride
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The exceptional leadership of the Ethiopian Government in the efforts to improve maternal and new-born health was commended by the UN H4+ Global Team mission that visited Ethiopia from 17-21 August 2015. The team assessed progresses made on maternal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nothing Amiss With Indigenisation Law, Says Minister MushohweDespite the country's failure to attract meaningful foreign direct investment a
Nothing Amiss With Indigenisation Law, Says Minister Mushohwe
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Despite the country's failure to attract meaningful foreign direct investment as a result of government populist policies, minister Chris Mushohwe has said there is nothing wrong with the indigenisation law. Zimbabwe's economy is in a free fall due... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Fundraising event held in memory of 'loveable' Joe 'Cheek' CannonA fundraising event in memory of a hugely popular Hucknall teenager, who died i
Fundraising event held in memory of 'loveable' Joe 'Cheek' Cannon
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
A fundraising event in memory of a hugely popular Hucknall teenager, who died in a motorcycle accident, attracted hundreds of people yesterday. Mark Williams went along to speak with friends and family. The mother of a teenage boy who died after a... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Septic shock survivor in Oklahoma crosses item off bucket listAlmost two miles up, Stull and an instructor tumbled out of the plane in a fron
Septic shock survivor in Oklahoma crosses item off bucket list
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Almost two miles up, Stull and an instructor tumbled out of the plane in a front flip. They spun through the air, free falling for about 5,000 feet — roughly 35 seconds — before a blue-and-white parachute sprung open. Stull's husband, Jay, and son,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Middlemore criticised for 'unacceptable' delay in treating manMiddlemore Hospital has been criticised over an "unacceptable" delay in treatin
Middlemore criticised for 'unacceptable' delay in treating man
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Middlemore Hospital has been criticised over an "unacceptable" delay in treating a man who died from the overwhelming effects of infection. Photo / Doug Sherring Middlemore Hospital in Auckland has been criticised over a vague policy, missed... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Indigenisation law spot on, MushohweMUTARE: Despite the country`s failure to attract meaningful foreign direct inve
Indigenisation law spot on, Mushohwe
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
MUTARE: Despite the country`s failure to attract meaningful foreign direct investment as a result of government populist policies, minister Chris Mushohwe has said there is nothing wrong with the indigenisation law. Zimbabwe’s economy is in a free... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New England in briefVermont woman delivers hand grenade to police Police in South Burlington, Verm
New England in brief
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
Vermont woman delivers hand grenade to police Police in South Burlington, Vermont, evacuated their department and surrounding homes and businesses after a woman brought them a hand grenade she found while sorting through her grandfather's stored... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
A mischievous boyWilliamston boy born with Down Syndrome to be featured in national campaignWILLIAMSTON — As soon as the crayons are in their plastic bag, Brinkley Holder
A mischievous boyWilliamston boy born with Down Syndrome to be featured in national campaign
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted yesterday
WILLIAMSTON — As soon as the crayons are in their plastic bag, Brinkley Holder turns the bag over and dumps onto the carpet again. He glances at his mother and giggles. And, then, when he thinks his audience is paying attention to something else, he... Read more
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MLive.com
Family of 14-old boxing champ with brain cancer seeks helpSAGINAW, MI — In May 2015, Dru Collier was at the top of his game. The 14-year
Family of 14-old boxing champ with brain cancer seeks help
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
SAGINAW, MI — In May 2015, Dru Collier was at the top of his game. The 14-year-old from Saginaw was named a state champion at the 2015 Junior Olympic Boxing Tournament. Proud grandfather Terry Collier said it was no surprise. Collier had watched... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Medical professionals provide care for injured, sick ridersWICHITA FALLS, Texas - While participants and guest were enjoying watching ride
Medical professionals provide care for injured, sick riders
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 2 days ago
WICHITA FALLS, Texas - While participants and guest were enjoying watching riders and loved ones finish whichever distance they chose for the 34th annual Hotter'N Hell Hundred on Saturday, a group of medical professionals and support worked behind... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Policeman accidentally shoots himself in CanelarAn off-duty police officer accidentally shot himself inside his rented apartmen
Policeman accidentally shoots himself in Canelar
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
An off-duty police officer accidentally shot himself inside his rented apartment at Bienvenido Drive in Moret, Barangay Canelar, Zamboanga City while lying down on a bamboo chair. Police said Inspector Johny Gargar, of legal age, former chief of the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Advanced simulation center at LDS Hospital will help local medical personnel gain experienceSALT LAKE CITY – They say practice makes perfect, and a new simulation center a
Advanced simulation center at LDS Hospital will help local medical personnel gain experience
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY – They say practice makes perfect, and a new simulation center at LDS Hospital serving IMC facilities will help those in the medical field hone their skills. At a ribbon cutting ceremony at LDS Hospital, scalpels were used instead of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Jackson County judge dies days after heart attackJackson County District Judge Micheal Ireland, who suffered a heart attack earl
Jackson County judge dies days after heart attack
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Jackson County District Judge Micheal Ireland, who suffered a heart attack earlier this week, died Saturday, according to a family member who posted the news on Facebook. On Wednesday, Ireland suffered a heart attack in the Jackson County... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Finding a home after KatrinaTen years ago, on Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina, one of the worst natural d
Finding a home after Katrina
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Ten years ago, on Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina, one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history, struck the Gulf Coast. The storm resulted in 1,833 deaths and $151 billion worth of damages. It sent people from the coast scattering to escape... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Poudre Valley Hospital hosts reunion for premature babiesFORT COLLINS, Colo. — If you’re looking for something to put a smile on your fa
Poudre Valley Hospital hosts reunion for premature babies
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
FORT COLLINS, Colo. — If you’re looking for something to put a smile on your face — here it is: A celebration that’s hard to top. Today, Poudre Valley Hospital welcomed back dozens of children who began their lives as premature or critically ill... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Thai police arrest bomb attack suspectBANGKOK: Thai police today arrested a foreigner suspected of being involved in
Thai police arrest bomb attack suspect
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
BANGKOK: Thai police today arrested a foreigner suspected of being involved in the two bomb attacks in Bangkok last week. In a televised announcement, police spokesman Police Lieutenant General Prawuth Thavornsiri confirmed the arrest of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hurricane Katrina miracle baby turns 10 years oldKatrina's miracle baby: Meet the little boy, 10, who survived the hurricane as
Hurricane Katrina miracle baby turns 10 years old
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Katrina's miracle baby: Meet the little boy, 10, who survived the hurricane as a premature newborn due to the heroic efforts of one doctor when the storm flooded intensive care Christian Stewart, who lives in Houston, Texas with his family, was born... Read more
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