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"Heaven is for Real" : This faith-based film is Todd Burpo's story of his 4-year-old son's near-death experience.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

International Business Times

Jury Awards 14 Million in the Death of a Woman: Ruled Radius Health...

The family of a 90-year-old woman Genevieve Calandro has been awarded $14 million by a Middlesex County Jury.

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NFL

Report: Titans' Levitre has appendectomy

Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean reports Levitre is expected to miss the first two weeks of training camp, per sources familiar with the situation.

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Patch.com

Family Awarded $14 Million in Death of Danvers Nursing Home Resident

The family of a 90-year-old woman who died in 2008 was awarded $14 million by a Middlesex County jury.

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Washington Times

Jury award $14M in death of woman

A Middlesex County jury has awarded $14 million to the family of a 90-year-old nursing home resident who died in 2008 after being taken to the hospital suffering from a variety of untreated ailments.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Discover

The case of the appendicitis that turned out to be broccoli.

Think broccoli is a harmless, tasty vegetable that's a good source of fiber and vitamin C? Think again! According to this article, lurking under that unassuming green exterior is a villain capable of masquerading as appendicitis.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Natural Intrauterine Infection with Schmallenberg Virus in Malformed Newborn Calves

We surveyed morphologic alterations in calves in Belgium that were naturally infected in utero by Schmallenberg virus and born with deformities during January-March 2012.

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Sunderland Echo

Ambulance chiefs launch investigation after taxi sent out on 999 call to sick Sunderland teenager

Hazel Laddie called for an ambulance for her daughter Charlotte after she experienced stomach problems but a taxi turned up to take her to hospital instead.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Mental Help Net

Use of Minimally Invasive Surgery Varies Widely in U.S.

Hospital utilization of minimally invasive surgery for common procedures varies widely nationwide, according to a study published July 8 in BMJ .

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CiteULike

A simple MRI protocol in patients with clinically suspected...

A simple MRI protocol in patients with clinically suspected appendicitis: results in 138 patients and effect on outcome of appendectomy.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

EETimes

Re: Thank you

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Kansas City Royals

Vargas rushed to hospital for appendectomy

"He started having some severe discomfort about 4 o'clock [ET] in the morning and Nick took him in," manager Ned Yost said.

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Related Topix: Health, Kansas City, MO, Sports, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

CiteULike

The murine appendiceal microbiome is altered in spontaneous colitis and its pathological progression

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Journal Watch

Use of Minimally Invasive Surgery Varies Widely

Minimally invasive surgery is associated with fewer infections and quicker recovery, yet its use in the U.S. shows wide variation, according to a study in The BMJ .

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Medical Daily

Laparoscopic Surgery Use May Be 'One Of The Greatest Disparities ...

In the United States, surgical complications cost an average of $25 billion a year.

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EurekAlert!

Study finds wide variation in use of minimally invasive surgery in US hospitals

A study published on the bmj.com today finds wide variation in the use of minimally invasive surgery at hospitals across the United States, despite better outcomes with minimally invasive surgery compared with traditional open surgery for many common procedures.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

EETimes

@wnderer "I commend Rich Pell on his sophisticated sense of humor."...

Even if you don't have a sophisticated sense of humor, you still have acute appendicitis.

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BioSpace

Venaxis, Inc. To Present At

Venaxis, Inc. is an in vitro diagnostic company focused on the clinical development and commercialization of its CE Marked APPY 1 Test, the Company's rapid, protein biomarker-based assay for appendicitis.

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Outpatient Surgery Magazine

This Laparoscopic Ligation System Delivers Savings and Security

Reduce expenses associated with using endomechanical staplers during laparoscopic appendectomy by up to 75% with the DS Ligation Clip System from Aesculap.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Patch.com

Oswego Superintendent Recovering At Home After Being Hospitalized

Oswego School District 308 on Tuesday announced that Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Wendt is at home recovering after having surgery Friday for a perforated appendix.

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