Prized medal stays, this time

...forged a personal bond with Martin's younger sister. Jane Richard, who had a leg amputated below the knee, underwent 14 surgeries and received a prosthetic leg. Keflezighi, meanwhile, raised thousands for the Martin Richard Foundation.Boston Strong...
Thanks for assisting Sophie McKinley during recent surgeries thank the communities, organizations and individuals who have assisted her in prayers and assistance through her recent surgeries and house repairs. We are extremely grateful for all the prayers, concern and thoughtfulness of folks from Angoon, Hoonah...
Letter to the Editor: Setting the record straight on being homeless lifestyle, please let me assure you it is not. Far from it. In my specific case I just got elderly and needed four surgeries within two years. I also had my arm broken by a criminal at one point. I was lucky. Bartlett Regional Hospital gave me...
Earthquake warning system tested at University of Washington

...or four minutes' notice before the ground starts heaving."Imagine emergency rooms knowing that they need to interrupt surgeries, or high-rise elevators being able to stop before the shaking starts," said Barb Graff, Seattle's emergency-management...
Construction will delay elective surgeries at Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital going. The operating room closure is so the windows and siding in the operating room area can be replaced. Emergency surgeries and C-sections will remain available during this time, but elective procedures will be delayed until after the windows...
Regional News
Assault victim awarded $2 million in civil case

A former Juneau resident who underwent 13 surgeries after having his jaw broken and face smashed in a 2005 assault...and repeatedly stomping on his head. Corbisier has had 13 surgeries and accrued more than $380,000 in medical bills, according...
Surgical services at Bartlett disrupted by water leaks

...Hospital, which will require the cancellation of all elective surgeries during the next 24-48 hours, according to a release from...Bartlett's Surgical service Department, the release states. Only surgeries that require immediate, life-saving action will be performed...
Animals suffering in laboratories: A failure to care

...of their tails; and performed various surgeries on them without administering pain relief...anesthesia just to pave the way for further surgeries with anesthesia. There's simply no...painful, invasive procedures such as skull surgeries, burn experiments and spinal surgeries...
Starting over is hard

Almost three years ago I lost my job and my home. I have had two surgeries and am going to have one more. Since that time I have gone from hotel to hotel. I was on a waiting list for subsidized housing...

A story in Tuesday's edition about the death of Troy Kahklen incorrectly described the kidney transplant surgeries aimed at saving Kahklen's life. The technique used was unusual, but not experimental. The article also misidentified which...


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