Faces of Survival: Melinda Brown

...gave her a "chin-pincher" when he said, "What's more important, your hair or your health?"She had reconstructive surgery in November 1995 and said that made her feel better about herself. Brown said she appreciates life much more...

South Carolina Medal of Honor recipient escorting WWII vets to DC

...the life of a fellow Marine by throwing himself on a grenade in Afghanistan.The 25-year-old says his 40 reconstructive surgeries are behind him and he's been able to wrap up his sophomore year of college. But he has one more task before...

Unreasonable force?

...The toddler's injuries were so severe he had to be put into a medically induced coma to undergo numerous reconstructive surgeries to his face.Sadly, dozens of people and their pets have been killed or injured in recent years because of...

Across Georgia

...the scene. The officer shot the dog several times, killing it.Jeremy's mother said once her son's stitches are removed, a plastic surgeon will examine him to determine whether he needs reconstructive surgery.? Associated Press

With hitting down, should Major League Baseball lower the mound?

...blown-out elbows, which has seen stars such as Stephen Strasburg, Matt Harvey and Jose Fernandez needing reconstructive surgery, and could also claim Masahiro Tanaka.With low-scoring games again in vogue and defensive shifts taking away...

Tiger Woods calls recovery a 'very slow process'

...think to watch on TV. He compared it to the British Open and PGA Championship in 2008, which he missed after reconstructive surgery on his left knee.He started watching mainly when Fred Couples got into the mix, and he lost a little interest...

Girl welcomes hospital's upgraded Children's Emergency Department

...daughter's facial wounds."The surgical response was immediate, and the fact that they had someone trained in reconstructive surgery was important to me as a parent," she said.The children's hospital can summon the pediatric surgeon needed...

Gavin Floyd gets first win as a Brave

...DENVER - Gavin Floyd pitched effectively into the seventh inning for his first win since returning in May from reconstructive surgery on his right elbow, leading the Atlanta Braves past the Colorado Rockies 3-1 on Monday night.Floyd, who...

Tiger Woods returning to competition

...break Woods has taken from golf because of injury. He missed the second half of the 2008 season when he had reconstructive surgery on his left knee just a week after winning the U.S. Open for his 14th major.Woods had microdiscectomy surgery...

Miss. to dedicate new burn center

...including treatment of critical burn patients, complex hand injuries and finger reattachment, wound care and continued treatment of burn injuries and comprehensive follow-up care, including reconstructive surgery procedures for burn scars.