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More than $25,000 raised for mother, daughter after Christmas Day wreck

...Satterwhite and her unborn baby survived. Angelica Haakenson underwent another surgery Saturday afternoon to clean up her amputations. "The accident happened at about 6 (p.m.) on Christmas night. When she was finally medevaced to Providence (hospital...

...amputated, his third and most drastic amputation after also having his left big toe and...Dadgostar has seen the surgery video of his amputation, though it took him a few times to...anymore," Dadgostar said of watching his amputation. "It desensitizes you to it, I don't...

...refused to operate after discovering that the boy was Jewish. Another surgeon treated him, but too late to save the arm from amputation.Talking to The Associated Press on the eve of the premiere, Friedman said he does not live in the past."I don't go...
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Poem: When I Grow Up and Become a Veterinarian

...Large bowls of FrenchVanilla.And chocolate Easter eggs,To moose with broken legs,Instead of performing a very messy amputation.I'll give cherry ripple spumoni,To cure a coughing pony.And coconut filbert swirl,To treat a snow blind squirrel...
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Wounded warrior returns home to Juneau

...landed at the British outpost Camp Bastion, northwest of the capital of the Helmand Province, doctors performed the initial amputations. He was badly in need of blood, which wasn't in high supply, so they "pretty much pumped it out of one person and pumped...
Locals, visitors compete in 3rd Tri-The-Kenai

...Abrahams, 37, was in a cycling accident that led to her amputation. She was on a training ride in Anchorage going down a hill...The biggest difference between her triathlons before the amputation and Saturday's event was figuring out how to transition...
Abrahams challenges in XTerra triathlon

...riding farther away from it," she wrote.Abrahams, 37, was in a cycling accident about five years ago that led to the amputation of her right leg, just below the knee. In Utah, Abrahams finished with a time of 5 hours, 51 minutes and 21 seconds...
Locally made Alaskan Traveling Triangles ship to third world countries?

...and there may be additional complications which may cause a longer period of being bedridden or even worse, can result in amputation or death. Since most workers in third world countries live day to day, being bedridden with a broken bone and not able to...
Facility trains dogs to heal

...library with books and DVDs on various subjects, including stretching and massage, puppy development and dealing with the amputation of a pet?s limb. Cramer is requesting that anyone interested in rehabilitation or conditioning for their pet have a referral...
5 wounded warriors attempt Denali summit

...He was injured by a roadside bomb. Martin returned to Phoenix and tried for 14 months to save his legs before undergoing amputation in November 2009. The team says the climb is not only for them, but for others severely wounded in wars, including those...


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