A Patient’s Perspective

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Doctors have come a long way in treating breast cancer, but when Carlette Allen received her diagnosis in late 2009, she didn’t know » read more

Signing Up For Playground Safety

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Last summer, Michelle Pack was just doing what parents do in every playground across the country—helping her daughter on the slide. At 14 » read more

Rapid Diagnosis and Expert Care Helps Boy Keep His Spleen

Snow days are for sleeping in, snow ball fights and sledding. But for 12-year-old Andrew Matton, a recent snow day ended with a » read more

Bringing Western Training To Surgeons In Africa

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Educating surgeons has been a life-long endeavor for AAMC’s Chair of the Department of Surgery Adrian Park, MD. So when he discovered an organization that » read more

AAMC Staff Find “True Joy” In Uganda

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Jessie Paltell, RN, Becca Burnett, BSN, RN, and Steve Roy, patient care technician, recently returned from Uganda, where they volunteered their time as » read more

A New Knee Keeps This Diver Underwater

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For more than thirty years, Dick Carey has spent his free time underwater. The 76-year-old from Severna Park conducted oyster surveys in the » read more

Caring Hands For The Littlest Patients

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Pasadena residents Cristina and Matt knew they were in good hands, but they’ve seen more of the inside of a hospital than any » read more

Stroke Club, A Place For Hope

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One year after suffering a stroke, 47-year-old Ray Torreon says the AAMC Stroke Club has played an important role in helping him recover » read more

Supporting Stroke Patients From Their Perspective

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Nine years after a stroke left Judy Crane with such severe speech deficits that she had difficulty being understood, the 56-year-old Millersville resident has » read more

A Father Son Journey

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It was a sunny evening in May when Roger and Mary LeBlanc got a call telling them that their son had been in » read more

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