October 12, 2017

New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

HALIFAX — Lindsey Hubley was diagnosed with flesh-eating disease four days after giving birth and is now a quadruple amputee, has undergone a total hysterectomy and has been forced to spend the firs

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New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital | Metro Halifax

New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital | Metro Halifax

Lindsey Hubley is now a quadruple amputee is taking legal action against the IWK Health Centre and several doctors.

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Reports of nastier-than-usual flu season may not be accurate, says public health chief

Reports of nastier-than-usual flu season may not be accurate, says public health chief

Some medical experts are warning that North America could see an uptick in the number of flu cases this year, but the province's public health officer, Dr. Robert Strang, isn't so sure

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New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Nova Scotia hospital

New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Nova Scotia hospital

Lindsay Hubley was diagnosed with flesh-eating disease days after giving birth and is now a quadruple amputee after contracting necrotizing fasciitis

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New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

HALIFAX — Lindsey Hubley was diagnosed with flesh-eating disease four days after giving birth and is now a quadruple amputee, has undergone a total hysterectomy and has been forced to spend t…

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Mother diagnosed with flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital | Toronto Star

Mother diagnosed with flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital | Toronto Star

Lindsey Hubley has undergone numerous surgeries since giving birth to her son, including amputations below both of her elbows and knees and a total hysterectomy.

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New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

Lindsey Hubley was diagnosed with flesh-eating disease four days after giving birth and is now a quadruple amputee, has undergone a total hysterectomy and has been forced to spend the first seven mont

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Nova Scotia private member’s bill seeks awareness day for pregnancy, infant loss  | Toront

Nova Scotia private member’s bill seeks awareness day for pregnancy, infant loss | Toront

A private member’s bill introduced by Progressive Conservative MLA Tim Houston Wednesday is seeking to proclaim Oct. 15 as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day.

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New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

New mother who lost limbs to flesh-eating disease sues Halifax hospital

A new mother who was diagnosed with flesh-eating disease days after giving birth and is now a quadruple amputee is taking legal action against a Halifax hospital and several doctors.

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Toddler’s electric burn photo warns parents about leaving phone chargers plugged in

Toddler’s electric burn photo warns parents about leaving phone chargers plugged in

Experts say these types of burns are quite common in children.

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Obesity rates among children see tenfold increase in past 40 years: WHO

Obesity rates among children see tenfold increase in past 40 years: WHO

Canadian experts say new research on ‘grim’ health crisis highlights need for action, including ad restrictions and better food access

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If you have a nut allergy like Caleb does, the secret may be in your genes

If you have a nut allergy like Caleb does, the secret may be in your genes

"Every time that it's happened, I am terrified, I'm terrified of losing him."

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