Andy Copeland

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Ga. Woman With Flesh-Eating Bacteria Makes Strides In Therapy

The father of a woman battling a rare flesh-eating bacteria says his daughter is making significant strides in her physical rehabilitation.

07/30/2012

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Georgia Town Gives $19K To Woman With Flesh-Eating Bug

The Georgia woman recovering from a rare flesh-eating disease is getting a big gift from her hometown of Snellville.

07/09/2012

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Aimee Copeland Suffers Worst Pain Of Entire Ordeal

The father of a Georgia woman battling a flesh-destroying disease says his daughter has been suffering the worst pain of her entire ordeal. Andy Copeland says his daughter, Aimee, sometimes cries from the pain but stops because crying hurts her stomach.

06/18/2012

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Woman Battling Flesh-Eating Disease Struggling To Deal With ‘Phantom Pain’

A 24-year-old graduate student battling a flesh-eating disease is struggling to deal with “phantom pain.”

06/06/2012

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Alumni Groups To Collect Blood For Georgia Woman With Flesh-Eating Disease

The alumni groups of two major universities are teaming up in an effort to get graduates and fans of the schools to give blood for a young Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating disease.

05/30/2012

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Georgia Woman Battling Flesh-Eating Disease Says First Words

The father of a young Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating disease says his daughter has spoken for the first time since she was taken to an Augusta hospital weeks ago for treatment.

05/28/2012

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Woman Battling Flesh-Eating Bacteria Breathing On Own, ‘Cracking Jokes’

The father of a young Georgia woman fighting a flesh-eating bacteria says his daughter is now breathing on her own.

05/21/2012

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Aimee Copeland On More Amputations: ‘Let’s Do This’

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.

05/18/2012

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Doctors Hope To Save Hands Of Woman Battling Flesh-Eating Disease

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 […]

05/14/2012

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