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Refugee Girl Using Tin Cans as Legs Gets Real Prosthetics, Thanks to Kind Doctor
Offbeat  (tags: humans, girls, amputee, doctor )

- 364 days ago -
An eight-year-old Syrian girl with no legs is now being fitted with professional prosthetics in Turkey after a compassionate doctor saw photos of her struggling to walk using tin cans as makeshift limbs.
Israeli Doctors Treating Terrorists   video
Offbeat  (tags: Israel, doctor, treating terrorists, Palestinian terrorists, Islam, Muslims, terrorists, terrorism, culture, ethics, health, safety )

- 1320 days ago -
Here is a look into the moral dilemma that arises when a doctor has to treat both the terrorist and the victims. How does an Israeli doctor deal with the situation of having to treat both the terrorist and the victim?
EU Doctor Suspended From UK Work for 'Poor English Test'
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- 1351 days ago -
An Italian doctor has been suspended from practising medicine in the UK after failing English language tests.
Woman Discovers She Has Carried Foetus in Her Womb for 60 YEARS
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Doctor, Woman, pregnant )

- 1436 days ago -
Woman discovers she has carried foetus in her womb for 60 YEARS
Doctor Michael Salmon Jailed Over Sex Assaults at Jimmy Savile Hospital
Offbeat  (tags: abused, patients, doctor, jailed )

- 1613 days ago -
A former doctor has been jailed for 18 years for indecently assaulting girls at the UK hospital where Jimmy Savile abused patients.
Newborn Died Due to Staff Shortage, Doctor Claims
Offbeat  (tags: risk, pregnant, newborn, died, doctor )

- 2888 days ago -
A shortage of anesthesiologists at Victoria General Hospital may have contributed to the death of a newborn being delivered by caesarean section, a doctor claims.
World's Youngest Doctor
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- 3042 days ago -
Akrit Jaswal is a child prodigy who has gained fame in his native India as a physician, despite never having attended medical school. He is a Hindu Rajput of Jaswal clan from Himachal Pradesh
How One Man Gave Congo's Women Hope
Offbeat  (tags: women, hell, mutilation, destruction, rape, rape as weapon of war, suffering, DR Congo, Africa, indifference, doctor, help, City of Joy )

- 3401 days ago -
Life is hell for women caught up in the conflict in the Congo. But one remarkable doctor helps survivors to build a future. "This is not about feminism, this is a crisis for humanity."
Abortion Doctor's Killer Found Guilty of Murder(Update)
Offbeat  (tags: killer, abortion, doctor, convicted, murder )

- 3453 days ago -
A man who said he killed prominent Kansas abortion provider Dr. George Tiller in order to save the lives of unborn children was convicted Friday of murder
57 Prisons Left Without Doctors
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, jail, doctor, nurse, convicts, Bangladesh )

- 3467 days ago -
Jail authorities have only 13 doctors for 90,000 inmates ; no jail has nurse, convicts engaged in nursing.
Dr. Tiller's Killer Could Get Less Than 5 Years Prison Time
Offbeat  (tags: killer, doctor, abortion, prison, women, crime )

- 3470 days ago -
What should have been a straight-forward case against late-term abortion provider Dr. George Tiller's confessed killer told a frightening twist last week
Toddler Recovering After Chopstick Pierces Brain
Offbeat  (tags: child, toddler, chopstick, nose, brain, pierces, recovering, doctor, Chinasafety )

- 3471 days ago -
A 14-month-old boy in China is recovering after doctors removed a chopstick from his brain that accidentally poked up through his nose
Necessity Defense' in Abortion Case Ruled Out
Offbeat  (tags: killing, doctor, defence, abortion, judge, court )

- 3491 days ago -
Judge rejects motion made by defendant in killing of Kan. doctor
Fair Trade?
Offbeat  (tags: Jacksonville, Florida, doctor, sex, oxycontin )

- 4160 days ago -
A Jacksonville, Florida doctor who is an acupuncture specialist was trading oxycontin prescriptions for sex. Naughty pusher! Good thing no one died from an overdose.

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