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NBC Chicago
Body of Chimp Attack Victim Rejecting Face Transplantin the hopes of reversing the rejection. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of Plast
Body of Chimp Attack Victim Rejecting Face Transplant
NBC Chicago / Posted 17 minutes ago
in the hopes of reversing the rejection. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of Plastic Surgery Transplantation at, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said in a statement that the viability of Nash's face transplant is not in jeopardy. "Overall, she is... Read more
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Boston Globe
Chimp victim who underwent face transplant back in Boston hospitalis rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of plast
Chimp victim who underwent face transplant back in Boston hospital
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
is rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said Wednesday that Charla Nash is experiencing a ‘‘moderate rejection episode’’ and the transplant is not... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Body of Chimp Attack Victim Rejecting Face Transplantin the hopes of reversing the rejection. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of Plast
Body of Chimp Attack Victim Rejecting Face Transplant
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 10 hours ago
in the hopes of reversing the rejection. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of Plastic Surgery Transplantation at, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said in a statement that the viability of Nash's face transplant is not in jeopardy. "Overall, she is... Read more
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New York Post
Chimp-attack victim suffers face-transplant setbacka “moderate rejection episode” that left doctors scrambling for answers. Despi
Chimp-attack victim suffers face-transplant setback
New York Post / Posted 13 hours ago
a “moderate rejection episode” that left doctors scrambling for answers. Despite the scare, officials at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston — where Nash was being treated Wednesday — said her face was not in jeopardy and that what she... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Some elderly men get prostate cancer tests despite limited benefitit makes sense for doctors to be selective about ordering a biopsy, said Dr. Qu
Some elderly men get prostate cancer tests despite limited benefit
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
it makes sense for doctors to be selective about ordering a biopsy, said Dr. Quoc-Dien Trinh, a urologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston who wasn’t involved in the study. “For example, I am not interested in... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Charla Nash, Whose Face Was Ripped Off by Her Friend's Chimpanzee, Hospitalized With Transplantis rejecting tissue from her five-year-old face transplant. The director of pl
Charla Nash, Whose Face Was Ripped Off by Her Friend's Chimpanzee, Hospitalized With Transplant
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 hours ago
is rejecting tissue from her five-year-old face transplant. The director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where Nash is being cared for, said the woman is experiencing a “moderate rejection episode,” but the... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Charla Nash, Whose Face Was Ripped Off by Her Friend's Chimpanzee, Hospitalized With Transplantis rejecting tissue from her five-year-old face transplant. The director of pl
Charla Nash, Whose Face Was Ripped Off by Her Friend's Chimpanzee, Hospitalized With Transplant
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 17 hours ago
is rejecting tissue from her five-year-old face transplant. The director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where Nash is being cared for, said the woman is experiencing a “moderate rejection episode,” but the... Read more
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Perth Now
’Don’t visit if you’re not vaccinated’per cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part
’Don’t visit if you’re not vaccinated’
Perth Now / Posted 19 hours ago
per cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part to prevent other cases. Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Neonatal Paedtrician Dr Tim Donovan said the highest risk of death and disability from whooping cough was in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Chimp victim hospitalized with face-transplant complicationsis rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of plast
Chimp victim hospitalized with face-transplant complications
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 hours ago
is rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said Wednesday that Charla Nash is experiencing a “moderate rejection episode” and the transplant is not in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
’Don’t visit if you’re not vaccinated’per cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part
’Don’t visit if you’re not vaccinated’
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 hours ago
per cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part to prevent other cases. Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Neonatal Paedtrician Dr Tim Donovan said the highest risk of death and disability from whooping cough was in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Mums ban visiting friends who aren’t vaccinatedper cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part
Mums ban visiting friends who aren’t vaccinated
Herald Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
per cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part to prevent other cases. Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Neonatal Paedtrician Dr Tim Donovan said the highest risk of death and disability from whooping cough was in... Read more
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Perth Now
Chimp attack victim suffers setbackis rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr Bohdan Pomahac, director of plasti
Chimp attack victim suffers setback
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
is rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr Bohdan Pomahac, director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said that Charla Nash is experiencing a “moderate rejection episode” and the transplant is not in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Chimp attack victim suffers setbackis rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr Bohdan Pomahac, director of plasti
Chimp attack victim suffers setback
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 hours ago
is rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr Bohdan Pomahac, director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said that Charla Nash is experiencing a “moderate rejection episode” and the transplant is not in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Chimp attack victim suffers setbackis rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr Bohdan Pomahac, director of plasti
Chimp attack victim suffers setback
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
is rejecting tissue from the transplant. Dr Bohdan Pomahac, director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said that Charla Nash is experiencing a “moderate rejection episode” and the transplant is not in... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Chimp attack victim who received face transplant sees rejection five years lateris rejecting the transplant. Charla Nash had been taking part in an experiment
Chimp attack victim who received face transplant sees rejection five years later
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 hours ago
is rejecting the transplant. Charla Nash had been taking part in an experiment in which doctors at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital tried to wean her off the anti-rejection drugs she had been taking since the 2011 operation. Nash’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Some elderly men get prostate cancer tests despite limited benefitit makes sense for doctors to be selective about ordering a biopsy, said Dr. Qu
Some elderly men get prostate cancer tests despite limited benefit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
it makes sense for doctors to be selective about ordering a biopsy, said Dr. Quoc-Dien Trinh, a urologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston who wasn’t involved in the study. “For example, I am not interested in... Read more
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Salon.com
Doctors say face transplant not in jeopardy.HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on Charla Nash’s transplant (all times local)
Doctors say face transplant not in jeopardy.
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on Charla Nash’s transplant (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Doctors at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston say Charla Nash’s face transplant is not in jeopardy, despite the discovery that her body is rejecting some... Read more
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SportingNews
Chris Bosh's battle with Heat requires dose of perspective, in Reggie Lewisfrom the Dream Team. He very controversially left the hospital near midnight on
Chris Bosh's battle with Heat requires dose of perspective, in Reggie Lewis
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
from the Dream Team. He very controversially left the hospital near midnight on May 2, transferring himself to Brigham and Women’s Hospital. There, a team of doctors led by Gilbert Mudge — whose name still draws a sneer and a heavy sigh from... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Woman’s body rejecting face transplant after chimpanzee attackthe rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in wh
Woman’s body rejecting face transplant after chimpanzee attack
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
the rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in which doctors at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital tried to wean her off the anti-rejection drugs she had been taking since the 2011 operation. Nash tells The... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chimp victim’s body rejecting face transplantthe rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in wh
Chimp victim’s body rejecting face transplant
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
the rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in which doctors at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital tried to wean her off the anti-rejection drugs she had been taking since the 2011 operation. Nash tells The... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Chimp attack victim’s body is rejecting face transplantthe rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in wh
Chimp attack victim’s body is rejecting face transplant
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
the rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in which doctors at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital tried to wean her off the anti-rejection drugs she had been taking since the 2011 operation. Nash tells The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman who underwent face transplant after chimpanzee attack back at Brigham and Women'sthe rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in wh
Woman who underwent face transplant after chimpanzee attack back at Brigham and Women's
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
the rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in which doctors at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital tried to wean her off the anti-rejection drugs she had been taking since the 2011 operation. Nash tells The... Read more
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Salon.com
Chimp victim’s body rejecting face transplantthe rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in wh
Chimp victim’s body rejecting face transplant
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
the rejection. Nash had been taking part in a military-funded experiment in which doctors at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital tried to wean her off the anti-rejection drugs she had been taking since the 2011 operation. Nash tells The... Read more
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Business Wire
Verastem Announces the Presentation of Clinical Data at iMig 2016today announced the presentation of clinical data by Professor Raphael Bueno, M
Verastem Announces the Presentation of Clinical Data at iMig 2016
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
today announced the presentation of clinical data by Professor Raphael Bueno, M.D., Chief of Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), Boston, and Principal Investigator of the ongoing Window of Opportunity study, in an oral... Read more
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The Courier Mail
No jab? You’re banned from seeing babyper cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part
No jab? You’re banned from seeing baby
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
per cent of cases with doctors urging friends and relatives to play their part to prevent other cases. Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital neonatal paediatrician Dr Tim Donovan said the highest risk of death and disability from whooping cough was... Read more
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MedCity News
Researchers identify milestone in breast cancer treatmentPittsbugh Medical Center has merged with community hospital Jameson Health Syst
Researchers identify milestone in breast cancer treatment
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
Pittsbugh Medical Center has merged with community hospital Jameson Health System. — Pittsburgh Business Times Brigham and Women’s Hospital will conduct a study of Medisafe’s medication adherence app in a randomized control trial of 390 patients on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Buy a designer mattress, do social goodCEO Rushika Fernandopulle, Health Policy Commission executive director David Se
Buy a designer mattress, do social good
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
CEO Rushika Fernandopulle, Health Policy Commission executive director David Seltz, and Dr. Joel Weissman of Brigham and Women’s Hospital. “No one will be waiting for a meal to be served or enduring a two-hour stage program,” says executive... Read more
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The Columbian
7 surgeries 80 percent of emergency activityabdominal adhesions, appendectomy and other operations to open the abdomen. Jo
7 surgeries 80 percent of emergency activity
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
abdominal adhesions, appendectomy and other operations to open the abdomen. Joaquim M. Havens, a researcher at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston, and colleagues said some limitations of the study include the fact that it’s based on claims... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Man critical after stabbingthe woman, was taken to Princess Alexandra Hospital in a serious condition whil
Man critical after stabbing
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the woman, was taken to Princess Alexandra Hospital in a serious condition while the woman was taken to Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital for treatment on a minor head injury. She was charged later today wounding and will appear at the Ipswich... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Shift work and women’s heart healthor even from time to time may be at a slightly greater risk for heart disease.
Shift work and women’s heart health
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
or even from time to time may be at a slightly greater risk for heart disease. A study led by researchers at Brigham and women’s hospital in Boston found nurses who worked six to fourteen years of rotating shifts were 15 to 18 percent more likely... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Despite rocky starts, preemies thrive as young adultsambassadors. But they count their blessings. “If it weren’t for Dr. (Bryan) Da
Despite rocky starts, preemies thrive as young adults
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
ambassadors. But they count their blessings. “If it weren’t for Dr. (Bryan) Darling, Dr. (John) Nading, the staff (at NMMC Women’s Hospital neonatal intensive care) and God, we wouldn’t be here,” Karlee Avery said. Every year on their birthday,... Read more
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News.com.au
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alightto more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this wee
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alight
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
to more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this week. He was flown to the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital yesterday in a critical condition. It is believed the man died Friday afternoon due to the extent of his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alightto more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this wee
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alight
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
to more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this week. He was flown to the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital yesterday in a critical condition. It is believed the man died Friday afternoon due to the extent of his... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alightto more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this wee
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alight
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
to more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this week. He was flown to the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital yesterday in a critical condition. It is believed the man died Friday afternoon due to the extent of his... Read more
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Herald Sun
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alightto more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this wee
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alight
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
to more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this week. He was flown to the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital yesterday in a critical condition. It is believed the man died Friday afternoon due to the extent of his... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alightto more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this wee
Asylum seeker dies after setting himself alight
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
to more than 75 per cent of his body after an incident on Nauru Island this week. He was flown to the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital yesterday in a critical condition. It is believed the man died Friday afternoon due to the extent of his... Read more
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News.com.au
Traffic backed up after highway crashhad ended up on its roof in the middle lane of the highway. Paramedics are tak
Traffic backed up after highway crash
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
had ended up on its roof in the middle lane of the highway. Paramedics are taking one patient to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital with minor injuries. No one else was seriously injured in the incident. The crash site has been cleared but... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Multiple sclerosis disease activity link to food allergies studiedactivity. The participants of the Comprehensive Longitudinal Investigation of
Multiple sclerosis disease activity link to food allergies studied
Bel Marra Health / Posted 7 days ago
activity. The participants of the Comprehensive Longitudinal Investigation of Multiple Sclerosis at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (CLIMB) completed a self-administered questionnaire. The findings of the ongoing study revealed that... Read more
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Quartz
Just seven procedures make up 80% of emergency hospital visitscomplications, 80% of all inpatient costs from emergency general surgery—and 80
Just seven procedures make up 80% of emergency hospital visits
Quartz / Posted 7 days ago
complications, 80% of all inpatient costs from emergency general surgery—and 80% of deaths. Researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital ranked the seven procedures by clinical burden, which were: These surgeries are particularly risky; those... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brigham nurses protesting contract talksThe union that represents more than 3,300 nurses at Brigham and Women’s Hospita
Brigham nurses protesting contract talks
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
The union that represents more than 3,300 nurses at Brigham and Women’s Hospital is planning a picket next month amid contentious contract negotiations. The Massachusetts Nurses Association accused hospital officials of refusing to pay fair raises... Read more
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FOX News
6 lifestyle factors may predict young women’s heart disease risk, study saysFoxNews.com. Chomistek and other study authors at Indiana University, the Harv
6 lifestyle factors may predict young women’s heart disease risk, study says
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
FoxNews.com. Chomistek and other study authors at Indiana University, the Harvard School of Public Health, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital analyzed data on 69,247 women with an average age of about 37. Researchers monitored the women’s instances... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Asylum seeker in mercy flight to BrisbaneAN ASYLUM seeker is expected to arrive at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital t
Asylum seeker in mercy flight to Brisbane
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
AN ASYLUM seeker is expected to arrive at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital this afternoon after he set himself alight on Nauru yesterday morning. It is understood the Iranian man, 23, is in a critical condition after suffering burns to 75 per... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rotating night shifts tied to heart disease riskit’s a potentially modifiable risk factor,” said lead author Celine Vetter, of
Rotating night shifts tied to heart disease risk
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
it’s a potentially modifiable risk factor,” said lead author Celine Vetter, of Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. For the new study, Vetter and her colleagues used data from more than 189,000 women. About 40... Read more
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Boston Globe
New type of healingtalking with patients.” None of the other Longwood Medical Area facilities rep
New type of healing
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
talking with patients.” None of the other Longwood Medical Area facilities reported using scribes, except for Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Beth Israel Deaconess started using scribes in the emergency department in 2011, and now uses them in... Read more
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birminghammail
Work starts on new £37.5 million cancer and rare diseases centrethe hospital make a decision to move to another site over the next ten years, f
Work starts on new £37.5 million cancer and rare diseases centre
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
the hospital make a decision to move to another site over the next ten years, following the planned merger with Birmingham Women’s Hospital, the nature of the building’s design will allow it to remain as a standalone hea... Read more
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Boston Globe
Walpole officers injured after being struck by fire hoseengine as it was being unrolled and then took out their legs. Lagoa, who lande
Walpole officers injured after being struck by fire hose
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
engine as it was being unrolled and then took out their legs. Lagoa, who landed on his head, was airlifted to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He was treated for a concussion, back injury and separated shoulder. Benner suffered injuries to... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Volunteer doula program hosts inaugural fundraisergathered over music, pizza and drinks Saturday to support the volunteer doulas
Volunteer doula program hosts inaugural fundraiser
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 10 days ago
gathered over music, pizza and drinks Saturday to support the volunteer doulas who help women deliver babies at NC Women’s Hospital. Birth Partners, a UNC volunteer doula program, partnered with the Honeysuckle Tea House and Napoli Gourmet... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two Walpole officers injured by hose at fire sceneAvenue when the hose knocked both officers off their feet. One suffered head in
Two Walpole officers injured by hose at fire scene
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
Avenue when the hose knocked both officers off their feet. One suffered head injuries and was airlifted to Brigham and Women’s Hospital. The other officer went to Brigham and Women’s via ambulance for possible arm injuries, police... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
People who live near nature live longer, study findslive longer and improve their mental health. Researchers from Harvard T.H. Cha
People who live near nature live longer, study finds
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
live longer and improve their mental health. Researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women’s Hospital examined more than 108,000 women enrolled in the Nurse’s Health Study — a nationwide investigation into risk... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Living Near Nature Linked To Longer Lives, Says Studylive longer and improve their mental health. Researchers from Harvard T.H. Cha
Living Near Nature Linked To Longer Lives, Says Study
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 12 days ago
live longer and improve their mental health. Researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women’s Hospital examined more than 108,000 women enrolled in the Nurse’s Health Study — a nationwide investigation into risk... Read more
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