Aimee Copeland | The Augusta Chronicle

...May of 2012 because of a devastating infection called necrotizing fasciitis, which...fight to survive and recover from the infection attracted nationwide attention. One...two months in Augusta for a devastating infection, she's about to finish a master's...

Muhammad Ali 'home and resting' after being released from hospital

...Muhammad Ali's latest hospital stay for a severe urinary tract infection ended Friday, a day before the boxing great celebrates his...Doctors later determined he was suffering from a urinary tract infection, not pneumonia. That hospital stay lasted more than two...

Cause of UGA student death undisclosed

...Tuesday.The statement came a day after concerns that the student possibly died from bacterial meningitis, a highly contagious infection that can damage the membrane covering the brain and spinal cord. Word spread about the disease on social media and UGA received...

Madison Square Garden chief told a Knicks fan to root for the Nets

...Nets because the Knicks (don't) want you." CLIPPERS: All-Star forward Blake Griffin needs surgery to remove a staph infection in his right elbow, and coach Doc Rivers said Sunday it "could be awhile" before he returns.The operation is set for...

Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian dies

...over the statue of Tark anian outside the campus arena.His wife, Lois, said her husband ? hospitalized Monday with an infection and breathing difficulties ? fought health problems for the past six years with the same "courage and tenacity" he showed...

Top-ranked Kentucky escapes with win at LSU

...son-in-law, Dr. Zafi Diamant, said Tuesday that the 84-year-old Tarkanian was fighting a respiratory ailment and infection for which he was taken by ambulance to a hospital Monday.It's the third hospitalization in 10 months for the coach dubbed...

Feds reduce to Ga. hospitals' funding over harm to patients

...Medical Center ? for high levels of infections and patient injuries in the facilities...Medicare crackdown on hospital-acquired infections and preventable injuries is similar...hospital-acquired conditions." These can include infections from catheters, blood clots, bed sores...

Pele is improving from urinary tract infection

...antibiotics to treat a urinary tract infection and his condition is improving, doctors...being diagnosed with the urinary tract infection.Doctors continued to administer intravenous...said there was no sign of a widespread infection."The only (type of) bacteria identified...

Please vaccinate

...United States in 2000, so you may have forgot it's more than just a fever and rash. It also can lead to pneumonia and brain infections that can cause permanent damage.Why would anyone want to take that chance with their own child, or risk bringing those...

Duo carries Thunder past Timberwolves

...that a timeline for his recovery will be determined after surgery Wednesday in New York. 76ERS: Coach Brett Brown said guard Michael Carter-Williams (upper respiratory infection) was sick and unable to play at New Orleans on Monday.