aimee copeland Articles

Aimee Copeland Released from Hospital, Begins Physical Therapy
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Aimee Copeland, the 24 year-old college student who contracted necrotizing fasciitis following an accident on a homemade zip line, has finally been released from the hospital after months of treatment. However, according to her father, Copeland isn’t headed for home …

Flesh-Eating Disease Strikes Again: New Mom Fights For Her Life
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Although it has been called “extremely rare”, the bacterial infection that caused Georgia college student Aimee Copeland to lose her leg last week has now been found in a South Carolina woman who recently gave birth to twins. 36-year old …

Flesh-Eating Disease Victim Likely To Lose More Limbs
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The college student who lost her leg after a zip-line accident last week will likely have to face more amputations, doctors say. 24-year old Aimee Copeland was riding a homemade zip-line near Little Tallapoosa River on May 1st when the …