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Alaska's high health care costs

...there is no specific list of procedures, but general areas are orthopedic, nonemergency heart conditions and planned major surgeries. In May, the company opened up the program to cancer surgeries as well. For many Alaskans, these kinds of procedures...
Life in the Pedestrian Lane: Payback ...

...what goes around, etc.You may remember a few years ago in this space I recounted the adventure of recuperating from major surgery in the care of two merciless sons and their father. Much to our dismay, Hubby found himself in that circumstance...
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...experience. Byrd offered a testimonial from a KPC staff member who has signed up to donate. "During a scheduled, major surgery that ended up being much more complex than expected, my husband lost so much blood he had to have an emergency transfusion...

...hell-raiser stayed with O'Toole for decades, although he gave up drinking in 1975 following serious health problems and major surgery.He did not, however, give up smoking unfiltered Gauloises cigarettes in an ebony holder. That and his penchant...
Alaskans' favorite sport: Campaigns head into homestretch

...undercut his campaign message of self-reliance and reduced dependence on the federal government, as well as messages of major surgery to major federal programs like Social Security and Medicare. Critics, including Lisa Murkowski, the incumbent U...
Growing pains

...Scott Moon Seth had his first major surgery at 3 months old, which left a...the top of his head. His second major surgery was at 9 months old, when doctors...tracheotomy before Seth?s next major surgery in a year and a half, when doctors will fit...
Kasilof Community News

...s main cabins, but the family lost other buildings to the fire. Our condolences go to Tim, who will be facing major surgery. (Editors note: An account to help defray the cost of mounting medical bills has been started at Wells...
Music lessons

...was really scary. I just kind of thought I might be one of those people that went through my entire life without a major surgery." Afterward, Bouchard set goals for herself and she had to have help. Her mother moved in with her for a month...
'She's a very lucky dog': Dog found with shotgun wounds, tied to tree

...more than 50 pellet wounds. Her body was unscathed. Perkovich said the dog is in stable condition, did not require major surgery and could likely expect to recover if monitored closely. The dog is currently staying with the family that found her...
Around the District into what it is, dedication to order, intelligence, justice and his speedy return to teaching duties after major surgery. The school said he is a well-organized, influential teacher and also an open...


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