The father of a young Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating disease says his daughter summoned her strength and sat up in a chair for five hours, surprising nurses and loved ones.
The father of a young Georgia woman fighting a flesh-eating bacteria says his daughter is now breathing on her own.
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) - A young Georgia woman fighting a flesh-eating bacteria has said “Let’s do this” after being told that she will lose her hands and remaining foot. Her father posted the update on his Facebook […]
A young Georgia woman fighting a flesh-eating bacteria has said “Let’s do this” after being told that she will lose her hands and remaining foot.
A week ago, doctors gave her little chance of survival. Now a Georgia grad student who is battling a rare flesh-eating infection is alert and bored enough to ask for a book, her father told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) - A blood drive is being held Tuesday at the University of West Georgia for a student fighting a flesh-eating bacteria that threatens her life. Aimee Copeland’s left leg has been amputated, and her […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) - Some metro Atlanta liquor stores will have to pay to sell liquor on Sundays if voters approve the measure. Cobb County voters will decide in July whether to allow Sunday sales of alcohol. Cobb […]
ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta/AP) — The parents of a young Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating bacterial infection said Monday they’ve learned to read lips and are communicating with their daughter despite a breathing tube in her throat. Speaking […]
A 24-year-old graduate student is battling for her life after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria during a zip-lining accident which lacerated her leg.