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"Minor minor stroke"

08.08.13 My cousin suffered stroke ten years ago. It's a good thing that when it was happening, they happen to pass by the very front gate of the hospital. So, it was only seconds that they got him to the E.R. If he was taken to the hospital a... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 08.08.13

Introduction

03.16.11 Hello, I have a daughter who is 11 years old now who was diagnosed with idiopathic infantile spasms at 4 1/2 months old. We have been through a lot over the years and would be glad to answer any and all questions that parents with newly... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 03.16.11

Irish Family Seeks Help From America for Their Dying Children

05.09.10 After both their children were diagnosed with a fatal disease, a husband and wife living in County Kerry, have begun fundraising to bring their babies to the United States for clinical trials that just may save their lives. "If we don't do... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.09.10

Karyn Danielian keeps the faith

05.09.10 On the surface, the newsy tidbit from newly opened Shining Rock Golf Club appeared little more than a delicious twist of fate. On May 1, Karyn Danielian, the wife of the club’s first head professional, Lee Danielian, registered the... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.09.10

ALS takes victims ‘by the centimeter’

05.08.10 By BETTY RIDGE Tahlequah resident Marge Malone recalls the battle her husband, Jim, fought with the disease before it claimed his life. Like the villain in one of the dramas he so loved, ALS stole onto the stage, shortening and finally... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

Service dog gives Island Heights girl freedom

05.08.10 Apparently, no one told Emily that dogs are supposed to be man's best friend. As the 11-year-old led her dog Sadie around the room, her beaming grin was the biggest hint that the fluffy white Labradoodle was more than a service dog; she... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

Lawrenceville resident and former coach featured in National awareness campaign

05.08.10 The Muscular Dystrophy Association has selected former high school football coach James “Tony” Blanton of Lawrenceville, Ga., to be profiled in its national campaign promoting awareness of ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

Fighting cystic fibrosis one cup at a time: Girls use lemonade stand to raise money for cause

05.08.10 Ten-year-old Alyssa Jacobsen was working on a school project that involved more lemonade than her family could ever drink. While standing in her kitchen, she read the story of another 10-year-old girl, Macey Horbach, a Naperville resident... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

Family of 16 meets new home

05.08.10 Rick and Heather Ingle and their large family returned home Wednesday evening to a much different house than the one they were living in a year ago. The family, which now numbers 16, celebrated the completion of the makeover project called... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

Woman Makes New Life After "Miracle" Transplant

05.08.10 Kristin Molini Survived Five-Organ Transplant; Celebrates One-Year Mark with "Rebirthday" Kristin Molini had prepared herself to die. The 22-year-old was diagnosed with a rare medical condition, intestinal dysmotility, a disease that... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

Covenant nurse has cystic fibrosis, but lives a regular life

05.08.10 When babies aren't gaining weight or have pneumonia, their parents don't usually think of a rare genetic disorder. For one in every 3,500 white infants, though, these symptoms might signal cystic fibrosis, an inherited disorder that makes... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

As bride battles ALS, Adelphi couple to marry after 16 years

05.08.10 Tonya Sanders, 40, of Adelphi enjoyed a relatively normal life until about four years ago, when she began struggling with coordination and falling down for seemingly no reason. After visits to several doctors, Sanders was diagnosed in... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.08.10

Praise for Shannon’s remarkable recovery

05.07.10 Nearly five months after undergoing three gruelling operations in America to remove a life-threatening brain tumour, teenager Shannon Black is back at school and reclaiming her independence (writes Katie Smyth). The 13-year-old, from... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.07.10

Life changes quickly

05.07.10 Though he's been an admitted patient undergoing tests and getting chemotherapy treaments at Huntsville Hospital for the past 27 days, Robert "Buddy" Phillips was in good spirits Thursday afternoon. "I'm doing pretty good, as good as can... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.07.10

Wells supports BHS grad David Cupp’s young son

05.07.10 If you follow Hoosier girls basketball, chances are you’ve seen a Bluffton High School grad in the news during the last six years — and once again this month. If not, there’s still a chance you might have seen pictures of this 31-year-old... More >
Submitted by Anonymous on 05.07.10

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