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Aimee Copeland's New Hands

Posted 05.17.2013 | College

University of West Georgia student Aimee Copeland received new, bionic hands this week, after losing both hands, two feet and a leg last year when a f...

Woman With Flesh-Eating Disease Improving In Rehab

AP | Posted 09.29.2012 | College

ATLANTA -- The father of a woman battling a rare flesh-eating disease says his daughter is making significant strides in her physical rehabilitation. ...

Woman With Flesh-Eating Disease Improving In Rehab

AP | Posted 09.29.2012 | College

ATLANTA — The father of a woman battling a rare flesh-eating disease says his daughter is making significant strides in her physical rehabilitat...

Aimee Copeland, Flesh-eating Bacteria Victim, To Leave Hospital Monday

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 07.01.2012 | College

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A Georgia woman diagnosed with a rare, flesh-eating disease will soon leave the hospital where doctors gave her little chance of surv...

Student With Flesh-Eating Disease Upgraded To 'Good'

AP | Posted 08.25.2012 | College

ATLANTA -- Doctors have once again upgraded the condition of a Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating disease. Hospital officials said Monday that Aim...

Student With Flesh-Eating Disease Improves

AP | Posted 08.12.2012 | College

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- A Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating disease is slowly improving and her father said Tuesday she should be out of intensive care so...

Flesh-Eating Bacteria Victim Speaks

AP | Posted 05.29.2012 | College

ATLANTA -- A young Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating disease could hardly believe it when she was able to speak Sunday for the first time since sh...

Aimee Copeland: Fight Against Flesh-eating Bacteria Is Slow But Sure

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2012 | College

ATLANTA, May 24 (Reuters) - A Georgia graduate student fighting a rare flesh-eating bacterial infection she contracted after being injured in a zip-...

Student With Flesh-Eating Bug Mouths 'Where Am I?'

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 07.15.2012 | College

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A week ago, doctors gave her little chance of survival. Now a Georgia grad student who is battling a rare flesh-eating infection...

Georgia Student Gets Flesh Eating Disease After Falling Off A Zip Line

Posted 05.09.2012 | College

A University of West Georgia student contracted a virulent flesh-eating bacteria in her leg after a fall from a zip-line went horribly wrong. Aime...