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...
Alaska's high health care costs drive patients out of state

...replacement and bariatric surgery.About 25 people have flown out of state for surgeries this year so far, Coon...startling. For one surgery in late October (a...estimate of an Alaska surgery versus one at St. John's...conditions and planned major surgeries. In May, the company...
Kubiak benches Manning for Bears game

...Manning ever missed a start in his 18-year career came when he sat out the entire 2011 season following a series of neck surgeries that ultimately led to his departure from Indianapolis and his signing with the Broncos.Osweiler is a fourth-year pro...
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Judge OKs gender surgery opposed by 48-year-old's parents

...woman to undergo gender-reassignment surgery, rejecting her parents' effort to have...invoked to block a gender-reassignment surgery."This isn't a competency hearing...child's health. He said he would accept her surgery if an independent psychiatrist deemed...
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Bulls' Rose to have eye surgery after being elbowed

...CHICAGO - Bulls star Derrick Rose will have surgery on his left eye after being elbowed in...Tuesday in a release. He is scheduled for surgery on Wednesday, and a timetable for his...Bulls player.Mike Dunleavy Jr. had back surgery Friday and is expected to miss eight to...
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Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...would travel through Alaska and bring little children back," Lund said. "... The kids were there for six months and after surgery they were strapped to a board until they healed enough for physical therapy."She said that's what made her decide to go...
A mother's dilemma

...back and forth for surgeries."She said there...for reconstruction surgery to be done on Sylas's...Baltimore, the surgeries, therapies and...Before his last surgery, Keagan was able...wouldn't have surgery until he is three...plan on all the surgeries and treatments he...
Attorneys: Law forced woman to sue nephew over medical bills

...which occurred at their home. She had no choice but to sue to pay medical bills, they said, adding that she has had two surgeries and could face a third, her lawyers said."From the start, this was a case ... about one thing: Getting medical bills...
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Look out cancer, Juneau is on a roll (and a walk and run)

...included iodine radiation and two surgeries to remove the growth from...a sun burn."She had some surgeries and now is faithful with children's-strength...husband had just gone through a surgery and we were dealing with age 53, and went through surgery as part of the treatment...
Luxury birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil

...natural births, but many Brazilian doctors prefer to perform surgeries, which end up being more lucrative and more convenient over...natural-look makeup belied the fact she'd undergone major surgery a day before. "This is all part of the package."Analusa...
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