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Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski said he will play Sunday

...All-Pro in 2011. He has 226 catches with 42 touchdowns in 50 regular-season games. Last season, coming off multiple surgeries and an arm infection, he appeared in seven games, catching 39 passes and four touchdowns before going down on a hit by safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-01/patriots-tight-end-rob-gronko
Workers comp for staff kickball injury?

...awkwardly on his right leg, shattering his tibia and fibula. "He was taken away in an ambulance and eventually underwent two surgeries. His doctor later informed him he would need a knee replacement in the near future," according to Wednesday's decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/workers-comp-staff-kickbal
Man gets 20 years in South Carolina prison guard shooting

...Bishopville.In March 2010, Johnson, now 61, was shot six times outside his Sumter home. He has endured more than a dozen surgeries and ultimately retired from the department. Echols has said he participated in the plot but did not shoot Johnson.Authorities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/man-gets-20-years-south-carol
Overtime

...play in tonight's exhibition game against Puerto Rico at Mad ison Square Garden.Rose, who is working his way back from surgeries on both knees, had not practiced since playing 24 minutes and scoring seven points on Saturday night in Chicago. It was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-21/overtime
Fryer: Tony Stewart will always stay true to dirt-track roots

...the track, but Stewart doesn't run over aspiring young shoes.Stewart spent most of last August bedridden, needed two surgeries to stabilize his leg, was forced to use an ambulance to get to his doctor appointments and, when he could finally get out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-11/fryer-tony-stewart-will-al
Scaphocephaly surgery at Children's Hospital of Georgia reshaped 8-month-old boy's skull

...problems in the 1990s, surgeons used hand drills and chisels to break apart pieces of the skull and bend and reshape them in surgeries that might take eight hours and require blood transfusions.Back then, Dr. Jack Yu, now the chief of plastic surgery at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-03/scaphocephaly-surgery-childr
Panthers' Thomas Davis uses Pro Bowl snub as motivation

...amazing," Rivera said last year.Davis is no stranger to snubs.Despite his grueling physical and mental rehab from three surgeries, it was Peyton Manning who won the AP Comeback Player of the Year in 2012.Davis' teammates said it was even tougher watching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-05/panthers-thomas-davis-uses-pr
Toledo water contamination enters 3rd day

...through a lot. I know by tomorrow, we're going to be looking for water again," he said. Some hospitals canceled elective surgeries and were sending surgical equipment that needed sterilized to facilities outside the water emergency, said Bryan Biggie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-04/3rd-day-toledo-water-woes
Elective surgeries resume at Augusta VA hospital

...slowly building back up its volume of surgeries as it adds new equipment and ensures...followed, officials said.Though some surgeries were farmed out, VA officials insist...During the suspension, four or five surgeries that the VA felt couldn't wait were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2010-12-02/elective-surgeries-resume-au
Health | Metro | Veterans Affairs Hospitals
Open-heart surgeries suspended at hospital

...Medical Center have suspended open-heart surgeries after four people suffered postoperative...Eisenhower performed 142 open-heart surgeries and only one person had complications...daily after going through the detailed surgeries with nurses, hoping to pinpoint the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/10/met_255713.shtml
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