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Going to Vet School

...Day One," Greg and Kim Herman bring in their 3-year-old English bulldog Millie, who has end-stage congestive heart failure and a 50-50 chance of survival.Because he is in such bad shape, the Hermans are asked what they want done...
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...11-year-old had not stopped her constant, croupy coughing, the result ? various veterinarians said ? of congestive heart failure that had not responded to pills, capsules and cough syrup.And so, on the Saturday morning after Christmas...
Martha Isabel Mault Fields

...Soldotna died on Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014, at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna at the age 90 due to congestive heart failure.Martha "Mickey" was born Nov. 15, 1924 in Milwaukie, Oregon to Milo and Nola (Baldwin) Fields. She...
Changes in abortion payment regulations draw mixed reactions

...Now, the certificate has 23 categories for a medically necessary abortion, including severe pre-eclampsia, congestive heart failure, epilepsy or a psychiatric disorder that places a woman "in imminent danger of medical impairment of a major...
Alaska adopts new rules for abortion payments

...impairment of a major bodily function." Attached is a list of 23 such impairments, including eclampsia, congestive heart failure, coma and a psychiatric disorder that places a woman in "imminent danger of medical impairment of a major bodily...
Alaska flu cases spike; season hasn't peaked

...Historically, Alaska Natives have a higher rate of underlying medical conditions such as lung disease, diabetes, congestive heart failure and obesity, all of which heighten the chances of hospitalization and death from influenza, she said.Crowded...
House Finance takes up abortion funding bills

...mean a serious risk of death or "impairment of a major bodily function" due to conditions including epilepsy, congestive heart failure, coma, renal disease that requires dialysis, or 17 other conditions.The bills also include what has been...
Health agency proposes new abortion regulations

...due to "impairment of a major bodily function," such as renal disease that requires dialysis, epilepsy, congestive heart failure, a pregnancy not implanted in the uterine cavity and a coma.Comments are being taken on the new proposal until...
Bill would define 'medically necessary' abortion

...death or "impairment of a major bodily function" due to such things as renal disease that requires dialysis; congestive heart failure; coma; or "another debilitating physical condition."French, D-Anchorage, called the proposal a "radical...
Juneau teen returns with new heart

...Chrysantha said. ''I just saw myself getting better.'' But she wasn't. Since being diagnosed with severe congestive heart failure three days before her 13th birthday, Chrysantha's body had slowly disintegrated. By November, her bad circulation...


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