21 injured when car crashes Fla. church

...both Medico and Benjamin Abes, Lee County's EMS operations chief.Lee Memorial health System spokeswoman Mary Biggs said 18 people were taken to Lee County hospitals and one was discharged late Sunday. She said none required surgery.

Expert says Augusta VA's report on backlog feasible

...purchased-care or fee agreement (201), or the veterans were provided a self-administered fecal screening test and scheduled for surgery if they received positive test results (574).The hospital said 74 veterans who needed screening and/or surveillance endoscopies...

Vietnam veteran gets special chair for fishing

...attack while stationed in Vietnam in 1966. Ten different surgeries to repair damage from the attack failed and his leg was amputated...he was rescued, and over the next 10 years would undergo surgeries to try and save the left knee. They were not successful...

Doctors Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...including a 24-hour emergency department, day surgery services, outpatient diagnostic and therapeutic...treatment for cancer patients. Doctors Hospital Surgery Center in Evans offers day-surgery services to the growing Columbia County area...

Veterans Affairs Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...center has 470 beds and provides tertiary care in medicine, surgery, neurology, psychiatry, blind rehabilitation, spinal...Walton Way, is authorized for 155 beds (58 medicine, 37 surgery and 60 spinal cord injury). The Uptown Division...

Aiken Regional Medical Centers | The Augusta Chronicle

...wing of the cardiac floor is a step-down unit for critically ill patients once they leave the Intensive Care Unit after heart surgery. Every room is equipped with up-to-date telemetry so each patient can be monitored constantly from the central nursing...

Report of boy's recovery from burns in 1800s defies explanation

...glowing testimonials. Most of these medicines contained alcohol or opiates.Later news stories reported the breakthroughs in surgery or vaccination that we now take for granted.And today, almost no issue rolls off the press that doesn't have some account...

Reliever Craig Kimbrel pulled in Braves' win over Mets

...rehab start for Triple-A Gwinnett. He could come off the disabled list next week. ... Braves RHP Gavin Floyd (Tommy John surgery) threw 80 pitches Friday night for Double-A Mississippi in his fourth rehab start. ... Chris Young doubled in the fourth...

Rants & Raves

...Fort Gordon, an active-duty soldier named Jones who went out of his way to find a wheelchair for my husband after he had surgery and the clinic he went to didn't bother to give us a wheelchair to take him out to the car (this is after anesthesia, mind...

Georgia's Aaron Murray makes some noise at Georgia's Pro Day

...141 days after the quarterback underwent surgery for a torn ACL, Murray provided a fresh...Murray in the hospital the day after the surgery, not expecting the quarterback would progress...were on the money. For a guy who had surgery four months ago, he showed that his knee...