ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) - A 24-year-old Georgia woman who survived a rare, flesh-eating disease is back home after more than three months in the hospital and a rehabilitation clinic. Aimee Copeland’s father says she was “laughing it […]
The father of a woman battling a rare flesh-eating bacteria says his daughter is making significant strides in her physical rehabilitation.
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.
ATLANTA (WAOK)- Doctors are calling it a rare surge in cases of flesh-eating bacteria. There are now three confirmed cases in Georgia but officials say the three cases are not related. Thirty-three-year-old landscaper Bobby Vaughn has […]
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.
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 […]
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.