First U.S. Face Transplant Recipient Recounts Ordeal
46-year-old woman lost most of mid-face area in gun blast
WEDNESDAY, May 6 (HealthDay News) --The recipient of the first face transplant done in the United States has stepped forward to reveal the results of her surgery.
Connie Culp, a 46-year-old Ohio woman, lost a large part of he...
500 Pound Man Rescued After 12 Hour Ordeal From Wisconsin River
A 500 pound man stuck after a tubing accident was rescued from St. Croix River in western Wisconsin. Martin Rike developed symptoms of heart attack when in the river and he was rescued by dozens of rescue workers who spent hours carrying him to a navigable part of the waterway.
"Farrah's Law" Grants Fawcett's Last Request
...be an additional criminal charge," states Terry Ahern, President of STOParazzi, and (Stoparazzi.com.) Farrah's Law, inspired by Farrah's horrific ordeal
of betrayal by her own medical care providers, is currently in the works. To support her cause Farrahslaw.com is an online petition people can sign to...
Leading Cause of Stress to Military War Veterans Key Topic at 35th Advanced International Winter Symposium
...ns can do to help their patients.
According to Dr. Boriskin, PTSD is an anxiety disorder that can develop after exposure to a terrifying event or ordeal
in which grave, physical harm occurred or was threatened. Traumatic events that may trigger PTSD include violent personal assaults, natural or human-...
One in Three Cancer Survivors on Unemployment Line
TUESDAY, Feb. 17 (HealthDay News) -- As if fighting cancer wasn't hard enough, a new Dutch study concludes that one in three people who survive the ordeal
won't be able to find a job.
The meta-analysis of more than 20,000 cancer survivors found that 33.8 percent of those who'd battled cancer were out ...
Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House Doubles Lodging Capacity for Families of Hospitalized Children
... hotel. Additionally, Ronald McDonald
Houses provide families with the added comfort of being surrounded by those
who understand and can relate to the ordeal
of having an ill child.
"We live 180 miles away from here ... I don't know where I would go if
the Ronald McDonald House did not exist," said Rebecc...
You're Not Alone: How Mothers of Children Born with Rare Condition Comfort and Support Each Other on CarePages.com
... Young Boston woman shares story of firstborn son's ordeal
CHICAGO, March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- "Something's wrong with your baby."
Words a pregnant woman dreads to hear. Especially when her d...
Pursuing parenthood: Discourses of persistence
...sider when they fail to conceive after using a particular ART or when they do not carry a child to term:
Scientific rationalism: We may turn the ordeal
into a scientific formula, seeking to suppress all emotion and following the procedures recommended by an expert.
Self-management: We may take the...
St. Jude psychologist says most children with cancer are well-adjusted
...tion, such as tests of posttraumatic stress disorder. Posttraumatic stress disorder is a disorder based on anxiety that follows a terrifying event or ordeal
that either harmed or threatened to harm the person.
The diagnosis of posttraumatic stress disorder depends on the patient having certain symptoms...
Five Killed by Methane Gas on Virginia Farm
...ere neighbors do each other's laundry. On Tuesday, friends tended to the family's animals.
"The cows have to be milked twice a day, even in an ordeal
like this," said Frank Showalter, Scott's great uncle, standing a few feet from where his relatives died.
The Showalters milked 103 cows on th...