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  1. Man who lost four limbs and lips to flesh-eating bug says it was best year EVERRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Mirror.co.uk

    Dad Alex Lewis, 34, lost all four limbs and his lips but not his sense of humour, joking: "I look like a Simpsons character". WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES A dad says the year he lost all four limbs to a flesh-eating bacteria was the best of his life.

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  2. Heather dances with joy after being chosen for People's StrictlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Basingstoke Gazette

    Charity fundraiser Heather Parsons who took part in Walk the Test Way in 2013 in a full-length ball gown IT is the ultimate dream for Strictly Come Dancing fans - and it is set to become a reality for an inspirational mum. Heather Parsons will soon find herself foxtrotting on to the dancefloor as one of six contestants chosen to take part in The People's Strictly for Comic Relief.

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  3. Reconstruction: First a Body, Then a LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Foreword

    This important book is a learning experience for doctors and nurses, as well as an informative lesson for any patient facing a potentially risky procedure. A vibrant woman hangs on the brink of life and death in this candid look at the horrifying results when a medical procedure leaves a patient fighting for her rights.

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  4. A Team DeferredRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Liberty Ballers

    ... and on the Dark Web, I was able to secure a copy. It's incredibly moving: Our team now, like a flesh eating bacteria, eats our soul lame; we live in the huts of NBA history's shame, Of a ...

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  5. Danny Tyree: Medical insurance deductibles a " threat or menace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Red Bluff Daily News

    If you get your jollies from graphs, statistics and reasoned arguments, I suggest you Google the USA Today article “Dilemma over deductibles: Costs crippling middle class.” On the other hand, if you prefer snarky comments that numb your mind about important issues, well , The Doctor Is In. As USA Today reports, just as the poor are finally getting medical insurance, people in the next income bracket suddenly find themselves rationing medical care because their peace of mind is threatened by ever-growing deductibles.

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  6. Periocular necrotising soft tissue infections-three cases of mistaken identityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Eye

    As plastic surgeons we manage a range of soft tissue infections including soft tissue abscesses, cellulitis, and necrotising fasciitis, and are always interested to hear new management strategies for such a high morbidity and high mortality condition. However, from reading the cases described the authors appear to have mistakenly characterised all soft tissue infections with necrotic skin as necrotising fasciitis, leading to false conclusions about the success of medical treatment.

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  7. Physical therapy boosts FG woman's recovery - Wednesday, 07 January 2015 10:04Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Beaverton Valley Times

    She couldn't bend her right knee more than 15 degrees. She couldn't stand for long periods of time, much less walk on a treadmill or lift weights.

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  8. Flu outbreak now labeled an 'epidemic' as deaths mountRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    A flu outbreak across the country is now being called an "epidemic" as cases spike in 22 states this month - and Washington state is not immune from the danger. Just two weeks ago, King County health officials predicted this year's flu season would be one of the worst in a long time - aggravated by the fact that this season's flu vaccine is apparently not a good match to the predominant strain going around.

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  9. People and events that touched our lives in Washington County in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... relocated to a park in Bend for the reception. Kylie Marble, 22, came down with a life threatening flesh eating bacteria five months ago. Marble, a resident of Forest Grove, has spent months in the hospital and is now recovering and getting back to ...

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  10. Five GIF Animations Everyone Must SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... uses its tail as it chases prey. Three years ago Will Lautzenheiser lost his arms and legs to a flesh eating bacteria. He resiliently carried on with life from a wheelchair until his doctors received a call. A young man had passed and his parents ...

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  11. Officials capture 15-foot python in Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The puss caterpillar makes its home in many of the trees found in Florida. When touched, its bristles break off into the skin causing a painful skin reaction that can result in fever, vomiting and a trip to the hospital.

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  12. Hospital to blame for deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Buckingham Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A grandmother-of-six died from a rare flesh-eating bug because doctors were too slow to operate, a High Court judge has ruled.

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  13. Skateboarder pulls through after flesh eating infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The London Free Press

    For skateboarders, injuries come with the territory. Where most come away from falls with bruises or at worst, a broken bone, Raphaella Vaillancourt's tumble resulted in a battle with a flesh-eating virus.

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  14. Flesh-eating bug delay caused deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Newsday

    A Northamptonshire grandmother who died after contracting a flesh-eating bug could have been saved if hospital staff diagnosed and treated her earlier, a judge has ruled. Suzanne Gardner, 60, of Blisworth, developed necrotising fasciitis after cutting herself when she slipped on her driveway in snow on 17 December 2010.

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  15. Harley's Hope offers safety net for petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    Cynthia and David Bullock had grieved for pets before, but losing Harley, their Rottweiler-heeler mix, to cancer in 2010 hit especially hard. So they turned that grief into a determination to help other pet lovers whose four-legged companions need veterinary care.

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  16. Kylie Marble comes through months of recovering from flesh-eating bacteria and is still smilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | The Courier Mailer

    I was stuck to hear a 22 year old talk about patience, taking time, being willing to rest and be still as her body recovers from flesh-eating bacteria. As I photographed and shot video while Kylie Marble talked about all the experiences of the last six months it was interesting to watch her facial expressions.

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  17. Orlando man's first gator was nearly 13 feet longRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The puss caterpillar makes its home in many of the trees found in Florida. When touched, its bristles break off into the skin causing a painful skin reaction that can result in fever, vomiting and a trip to the hospital.

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  18. Pain Of Salvation: Falling Home [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Released: November 10, 2014 Genre: Progressive Metal, Progressive Rock Label: insideOut Number of Tracks: 11 This is certainly one of the more interesting releases of 2014 and one you should check out if you're into old-school progressive rock, already a fan of Pain of Salvation, or just like well-crafted acoustic music. Pain of Salvation has had a very strange few years.

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  19. Nan's 'needless' death by flesh-eating bugRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Buckingham Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A grandmother-of-six died from a rare flesh-eating bug because doctors were too slow to operate, the High Court has heard.

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  20. Doc: Mosquito bite can bring deadly flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    THE rare flesh-eating bacteria that caused the death of a young Princes Town man last month can be caused by a simple thing as a mosquito bite. This is according to South West Regional Health Authority 's chief medical officer, Dr Anand Chatoorgoon, who said there was no vaccine to destroy the bacteria.

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