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  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Gaining Popularity in Medical Field
  • 4/21/2013
  • (SBWIRE) - When Steve Koca had plaque within his blood passageways block circulation to his foot, his physicians told him he ought to use a high-pressure oxygen system to assist his recovery.
  • Montana Senate Rejects Doctor-Assisted Suicide Bill
  • 4/19/2013
  • (AP) - The Montana Senate has rejected a measure that would have made it illegal for doctors and caregivers to help terminally ill people kill themselves. House Bill 505 was struck down Monday in a 27-23 floor vote after senators removed it from the Senate Judiciary Committee, where it was stuck after failing to get a majority of support.
  • New Laboratory to Study Brain Trauma
  • 4/18/2013
  • (Chron.com) - A new Rice University laboratory will be one of the few in the country to examine how the brain responds over time to traumatic injuries or neurological disorders.
  • People Don't Have to Die in ICUs!
  • 4/17/2013
  • (NRO) - Sometimes it is as if hospice never happened. People now often die at home, surrounded by loved ones, without heroic efforts forced upon the dying to keep them alive.
  • Tide is Turning for Brave Liam Knight
  • 4/16/2013
  • (news.com.au) - Back on a surfboard in the water at his beloved beach, Liam Knight was another step closer to his dream of being able to go for a surf again. Under the watchful eye of his recreational therapists, the 17-year-old paddled about in Collaroy's rock pool yesterday as if he'd never left it.
  • 79-Year-Old Wakes From Five-Year Coma
  • 4/15/2013
  • (Blaze) - The first words of a 79-year-old Michigan woman as she emerged from a five year semi-coma were, "I want to go to a Bob Seger concert."
  • Jacki Ragan: Terri's Day 2013
  • 4/11/2013
  • (NRLC News) - Most of us can remember where we were and what we were doing on important dates - landmarks so to speak-such as September 11, or when singer-songwriter John Lennon was shot. For those of us who are a bit older, it might include when President Kennedy was shot. So, where were you on March 31, 2005?
  • Beating Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 4/10/2013
  • (BeauregardDailyNews) - It was Superbowl Sunday of 2007, and Karen Cadle of Jackson, Miss., was lighting a stack of firewood in her fireplace to stay warm on a chilly winter night.
  • Suicide Shouldn't Be Easy to Accomplish
  • 4/09/2013
  • (NRO) - Switzerland is Jack Kevorkian (pictured) as a country. Just as suicidal people used to fly to Michigan to be made dead by him, they now fly to Switzerland to be made dead at Swiss suicide clinics. Some say that this is a reason to legalize assisted suicide.
  • Palin Keynotes Terri Schiavo Gala: All Life Has 'Worth That's Immeasurable'
  • 4/08/2013
  • (Breitbart) - On Friday night in Philadelphia, former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin keynoted an event designed to honor Terri Schiavo and defend life, delivering a heartfelt speech at the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's Award Gala in front of a packed ballroom of supporters in which she declared that nothing was more "important than defending the right to life."