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State tackles definition of "medically necessary" abortions

...serious risk of death or "impairment of a major bodily function" caused by one of 21 different conditions, such as coma, seizures and epilepsy. It also includes what has been called a "catch-all" option: "another physical disorder, physical injury...
Kenai boy in ICU after swim accident

...according to a Facebook page put up by parents Tim and Raelynne Murphy. His brain was deprived of oxygen, which caused seizures and some brain damage. On Monday morning, Floyd has shown progress. "(He) has begun exhibiting a cough reflex during...
Kenai boy remains on life support after swim accident

...underwent CPR on the scene after water went into his lungs. His brain was deprived of oxygen for 20 minutes, which caused seizures and brain damage, according to a Facebook page, started by the family. Jennifer Ticknor, a neighbor and close friend of...
Thanks to all who saved boy's life

...his front lobe and two in his brain stem; a broken femur which required surgery to repair with a rod and screws, several seizures and was in a coma for 6 weeks. Trevor has endured so much over this past year. I am writing this letter to say "thank you...

...sanctuary.While dogs can often recover from the disease, other animals including tigers, lions and leopards suffer fever, seizures and delirium before they die. There is no known cure.Some experts said it was pointless to try to limit the disease, given...
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Looking for an adult inside the Beltway

...should bake some cookies and stay out of the political limelight for awhile.The stock market experienced some vacillating seizures and in a few weeks, will once again, be on the edge of heading into the toilet to chill out with the Tidy Bowl dude every...
Pocket protector

...specific cause of Thomas Newsom's seizures is not yet known. The 61-year-old Soldotna resident's epileptic seizures occur often and without warning...2010, CES ran 65 calls involving seizures.The Kenai Fire Department, which...
Alcohol, drugs seized on their way to North Slope

...expected to be forwarded to prosecutors. Authorities said such seizures are just a small take of a problem that affects a region affected...bags whose edges were opened and then glued shut.The latest seizures were made between April 11 and Thursday.Two involve possible...

...dogs are given out each year to people with muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, post-traumatic stress disorder and seizures, dad John Cully said."It's going to be a big confidence booster for him," he said. "He won't have to rely on his...
Heroin use on the rise on the Peninsula

...seen more DUI arrests in which heroin is the intoxicant, discarded tinfoil and needles alongside backwoods roads and drug seizures during unrelated calls. "It's not everywhere, but the frequency at which troopers are coming across heroin has increased...


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