Cleveland, Ohio clinic performs US’s first face transplant

Thursday, December 18, 2008 A team of eight transplant surgeons in Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, USA, led by reconstructive surgeon Dr. Maria Siemionow, age 58, have successfully performed the first almost total face transplant in the US, and the fourth globally, on a woman so horribly disfigured due to trauma, that cost her an eye. Two weeks ago Dr. Siemionow, in a 23-hour marathon surgery, replaced 80 percent of her

Motorcycle Air Jackets: The Latest Motorcycle Safety Gear

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Broken pipes cause flood in Darwin D. Martin House in Buffalo, New York

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Richard Hammond injured in jet-powered car crash

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CanadaVOTES: NDP candidate Max Lombardi running in Cambridge

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Electric vehicles can be less green than classic fuel cars, Norwegian study finds

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72 hour Australia wide ban on horse movements

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U.K. National Portrait Gallery threatens U.S. citizen with legal action over Wikimedia images

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