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How a nearly brain dead ‘miracle man’ survived after being taken off life support

Nearly brain-dead man survives after being taken off life support Medical Mysteries and Marvels: After being found lying unresponsive at his home, T. Scott Marr was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors surmised that he had a stroke, but his condition deteriorated and he was placed on life support. Eventually, his four children decided… Read More »

Patient being tested in Pennsylvania for possible Ebola exposure: hospital

(Reuters) – An unidentified patient was being tested on Wednesday at a Philadelphia hospital for possibly having been exposed to the deadly Ebola virus, a hospital official said. “Preliminary testing indicates that the patient has another condition, which is likely the cause of their illness,” the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania chief medical officer,… Read More »