All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘flesh eating disease’

Jamie Sangouthai: Lamar Odom’s Lifelong Friend Died of Flesh-Eating Disease Caused by Drug Abuse

Jamie Sangouthai, best friend of Lamar Odom, didn’t die of a heroin overdose as previously reported. Instead he died of a flesh-eating disease that isn’t uncommon to drug addicts. His death has now been ruled an accident. “He had [a] flesh-eating disease from his intravenous drug use,” L.A. Coroner’s office assistant chief Ed Winter said in an interview with People …

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Lamar Odom Shaken by Jamie Sangouthai’s Death, Khloe Kardashian Hopes It Serves as Wakeup Call

Lamar Odom has fought drug addiction off and on for years. His drug problems were the catalyst for his split from Khloe Kardashian. Now Lamar is dealing with the absolute darkest side of addiction. His best friend, Jamie Sangouthai, died in recent days of what was initially believed to be a heroin overdose. New reports say Sangouthai died of a …

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Zombie Apocalypse: Miami Cannibal And Flesh-Eating Disease

The past month has been rife with horrifying stories focused in the American South; first, the tale of college student Aimee Copeland, who lost her leg, foot, and both hands after cutting her leg in a zip-line accident and being exposed to bacteria-laden river water in Georgia. Soon after, three more stories surfaced of the so-called “flesh-eating disease”, which is …

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Flesh Eating Disease: New Victim Emerges

In disconcerting news, a third victim has now come forward claiming to be suffering from the flesh-eating disease that has already claimed limbs and appendages from Georgia college student Aimee Copeland. 32-year old Robert Vaughn says he was working on a landscape project for work when he suddenly felt terrible, focused pain in his groin area before getting violently ill. …

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Flesh-Eating Disease Strikes Again: New Mom Fights For Her Life

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 Lana Kuykendall had to be rushed back to the hospital after being discharged because she had severe pain in her …

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Flesh-Eating Disease Victim Likely To Lose More Limbs

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 line snapped and cut her leg open. While it was a deep enough gash to require stitches, Copeland had no …

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Flesh-Eating Disease Claims Girl’s Leg After Zip Line Accident

It sounds like something out of a horror movie, but flesh-eating disease is a very real–and dangerous–thing. The scariest thing about it is that it can happen with the simplest injury involving broken skin, a fact most people aren’t aware of. It happened to 24-year old Aimee Copeland, who had an accident on a homemade zip line last week while …

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