10/25/2010 12:30 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Free Surgeries For A Day In San Diego

Medical professionals in San Diego, Calif. donated their time on Saturday give low-income patients surgeries they couldn't otherwise afford.

The routine procedures included fixing hernias and righting gynecological issues, which the volunteer doctors and nurses hope will help people get up, about and working again as well as maintain healthier lifestyles.


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