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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...

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...

Flesh-Eating Disease Victim On The Road To Recovery

The Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 06.26.2012 | College

Flesh-eating disease victim Aimee Copeland's condition was upgraded to “good” by hospital officials on Monday -- a magnificent feat for the 24-yea...

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...

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 In Critical Condition After Fight With Flesh-Eating Bacteria

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 07.11.2012 | College

Whether she was hiking in the woods, growing organic vegetables or working on her master's degree in psychology, Aimee Copeland embraced her passions ...

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...