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  1. Infection kills young Windsor momRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | ClickOnDetroit

    AFTERNOON AND WILL BE BACK IN COURT LATER THIS MONTH. Carmen: A YOUNG CANADIAN MOTHER LOSES HER LIFE TO A BACTERIA THAT USUALLY CAUSES STREP THROAT.

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  2. Fact Check: Flesh-eating disease's impact on Islamic State appears to have been exaggeratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Florida Times-Union

    Well, it's difficult to say if the flesh-eating disease is affecting droves of ISIS fighters. Most of the information has been reported in tabloids or on sites such as WND, a conservative, sometimes far right, website.

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  3. SIDEBAR - Flesh-eating bacteria infoRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    What is flesh-eating bacteria? Necrotizing fasciitis is a soft tissue infection that is rare but a very severe type of bacterial infection that can destroy the muscles, skin, and underlying tissue. What causes it? It can be caused by many bacteria, including some that normally live on people's skin, or Group A Streptococcus.

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  4. Man who lost leg to flesh eating bacteria gets fitted for prosthesisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Zachary Motal was fitted for a prosthetic leg on Friday - the 46-year-old could barely hold back tears when he found out about it. Motal lost his leg after a small scratch on his foot became infected and water from the gulf got into the wound and hours later his leg had to be amputated.

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  5. Florida man loses leg to flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WFTV Orlando

    Zach Mody had a small cut on his toe when he went swimming near Fort Myers. After he returned home, he saw some irritation.

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  6. It Just Takes A Moment To Turn Your World Upside DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WPLR

    So I'm wading in the surf. One of the first great days of the year. The sun is shing, the birds are singing and the next thing I know I'm in the hospital wondering if I'm ever going to walk again.

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  7. Man Loses Leg to Flesh-Eating Bacteria After Wading in the Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Eleven hours later, the 46-year-old Fort Myers, Florida, carpenter was in excruciating pain, he told ABC News. Doctors learned he had necrotizing fasciitis, commonly known as the "flesh-eating infection" that kills tissue as it spreads.

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  8. How clean are the waterways in Southwest Florida?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | NBC2 News

    We recently brought you a story about a man who lost his leg after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria . It happened after he went in the water on Fort Myers Beach with a small cut on his foot.

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  9. Man Loses Leg to Flesh-Eating Bacteria After Wading in GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | ABC News

    Zach Motal speaks to the press from his hospital bed after his leg was amputated by doctors due to a flesh-eating bacteria infection that he contracted after swimming at Fort Myers Beach in Florida. Zach Motal said he went for a walk in the surf along the Gulf of Mexico about a month ago with a small cut on his toe inside his boot.

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  10. Florida man needs leg amputated after exposure to bacteria at beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Fox News

    Doctors amputated a Florida man's leg after a scrape on the limb was exposed to flesh-eating bacteria at a beach on the Gulf of Mexico, Naples News reported. "The water had just splashed over my foot and I didn't think anything about it," Zach Mody, 46, who was at Fort Myers Beach, told NBC2.

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  11. Florida man loses leg to flesh eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | ABC Action News

    Doctors amputated a 46-year-old man's right leg after he contracted a flesh-eating bacteria on Fort Myers Beach, the Naples Daily News reports. Zach Motal came into contact with the beach water while taking photographs of the sunset, he said.

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  12. .com | Zim elephant, eye sockets crawling with maggots, to be put downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | News24

    A female elephant found wandering in remote northern Zimbabwe appears to have lost both of her eyes and will likely be euthanised by state rangers, a conservation group said Wednesday. Heart-breaking pictures of the elephant, its eye sockets crawling with maggots, were posted to the Aware Trust's Facebook page and to other web pages, eliciting an outpouring of sympathy.

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  13. Florida's Zach Mody lost his leg after contracting flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Daily Mail

    Florida man lost his leg and came close to death after contracting flesh-eating bacteria during a stroll down the beach A man lost his leg and came close to death after contracting a flesh-eating infection in the Florida sea. Zach Mody, a carpenter and motorcyclist, was walking along the coast on Fort Myers Beach when a small cut on his toe started to sting.

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  14. Fort Myers man contracts flesh eating bacteria, loses legRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Zach Mody ended up in the hospital after being in the water at Fort Myers Beach just south of the pier. Recent water tests came back negative for any dangerous levels of bacteria. 1 comment

  15. Don't interrupt yourselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Columbia Journalism Review

    One thing that writers, and by that we mean journalists, fiction writers, public relations people, speechwriters and people of that ilk, love to do is interrupt themselves. Take our opening sentence.

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  16. LSPD Detective Josh Ward Benefit on Wednesday, May 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Lee's Summit Tribune

    Habaneros Mexican Restaurant, located at 1008 SE Blue Parkway, Lee's Summit, will host a benefit for a Detective Josh Ward on Wednesday, May 13. Habaneros will donate 10 percent of sales from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. to benefit Ward, who remains in ICU battling necrotizing fasciitis, an aggressive flesh-eating bacteria. Matt Hargrave, a former LSPD officer, is assisting Habanero's with the coordination of the benefit.

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  17. You Can Now Watch Eli Roth's Batshit Crazy Student Film Restaurant Dogs OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Collider

    Eli Roth has been a divisive figure in the horror community ever since he debuted his first feature, Cabin Fever , back in 2002. The grotesque horror comedy, which follows a group of teens shacked up at a cabin in the woods with a flesh eating virus, reaped incredibly mixed reviews.

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  18. Woman who survived cancer loses leg to flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A young woman who beat cancer as a child has lost her leg to flesh-eating bacteria. This is the second case of the life-threatening infection to crop up in recent weeks on the Mississippi coast.

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  19. Father and son artists: Javier Padilla and son, AlejandroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Examiner.com

    ... for the 18th Annual Student Art Exhibition where he got a "Curator's Choice Award" with his piece "Flesh eating bacteria". Alejandro is the youngest artist to show at one of the Bunnyman Bridge Collective's shows "Pandemic" at Epicure Cafe." One can ...

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  20. Botched Recap 4/28/15: Season 2 Episode 3 "The Bacon Bra"Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    Botched continues tonight with an all new Tuesday, April 28 season 2 episode 3 called, "The Bacon Bra," and we have your weekly recap below. On tonight's episode, the docs help a female bodybuilder who wants to appear more feminine.

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