| May 2, 2012
| 4:53 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A southern Indiana woman who lost parts of both legs while protecting her two children from a tornado received her first prosthetic leg on Wednesday, exactly two months after she was injured.
"It's a good anniversary,"...
| Sep 13, 2012
Dr. Anthony Atala, director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, is used to hearing his work described as science fiction.
Way back in 1999, he and his team grew bladders in a lab and successfully implanted them in patients with...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 5:33 PM
Pfc. Kevin R. Jaye, a U.S. Army infantryman serving in Afghanistan, will be returning to the United States Friday after suffering numerous serious injuries from a improvised explosive device, his father said Wednesday.
Ken Jaye of Smithsburg said his 25-...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:50 PM
He's the kid who gives them away like they were going out of style. Edward Tindall, 7, has a smile that comes easy, and often.
“I can’t help but to smile when I see my baby smile,” said Nikki Dennis, Edward’s mother.
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:04 AM
Since we first told you about him, our 7-year-old hero has moved the story forward- the story, and himself.
Edward Tindall's recovery -- once tentative when the Lighthouse Charter School student took his first steps after the deadly bus crash back in...
| May 14, 2012
| 9:04 AM
It sounds like something out of a horror film - a micro-organism that enters through an open wound and begins to consume your body from the inside out.
Unfortunately flesh-eating bacteria, or necrotizing fasciitis, isn't fiction. Aimee Copeland, a 24-...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:05 AM
- Explore underground streets in Edinburgh, Scotland, with Dark Truth Tours
- Make a stop in New Orleans for a primer on all things voodoo
- Visit Sleepy Hollow for a look at the origins of that chilling legend
| Oct 25, 2012
| 10:57 PM
A collision between a bike and a semi truck nearly claims the life of 18-year-old Tyler Cumings of Montague.
Cumings survived, but lost his arm and the use of his legs.
The accident happened on August 15th and ever since then, Cumings has been...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:31 PM
Zac Vawter, a 31-year-old amputee, aims to make medical history Sunday when he attempts to climb 103 stories to the top of the Willis Tower with his state-of-the-art bionic leg.
Researchers at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago equipped Vawter...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Flesh-eating bacteria might sound like something from a science fiction movie or an episode of "The Twilight Zone."
But it isn't make believe. Instead, it's a real-life horror story — one where a micro-organism enters the body through an open wound...
| Nov 4, 2012
Zac Vawter, a 31-year-old amputee, aims to make medical history Sunday when he tries to climb 103 stories to the Skydeck of the Willis Tower with his state-of-the-art bionic leg.
Researchers at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago equipped Vawter with...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:13 AM
Aimee Copeland was spending her first night at home Wednesday since flesh-eating bacteria forced the amputation of her hands, leg and foot three months ago.
Copeland's first stop out of rehab was to Longhorn Steakhouse for lunch with her family, said her...