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Charla Nash is seen in this undated photo after her May 2011 face transplant at Brigham and Women's Hospital.  (Photo courtesy: Brigham and Women's Hospital and Lightchaser Photography)

Conn. Chimp Attack Victim Faces Battle In Appeal Of $150 Million Lawsuit

Blocked in her bid to sue the state for $150 million, the woman mauled and disfigured by a chimpanzee in 2009 faces an uphill battle as she appeals to the legislature.

06/22/2013

Mayor Tom Menino

Menino’s Prostate Surgery ‘Went Very Well’

The procedure lasted approximately two hours and the mayor is now resting comfortably.

05/31/2013

Dr. Autumn Marie Klein. (Image courtesy: KDKA)

Sources: Husband Ordered Cyanide Before Former Boston Doctor’s Death

Dr. Autumn Klein was chief resident in neurology at Brigham and Women’s hospital, but left Boston for a position in Pittsburgh. Sources say her husband ordered cyanide before her death.

05/16/2013

Heather Abbott throws out the first pitch at Fenway Park. (Photo from Red Sox)

Bombing Victim Heather Abbott Throws Out First Pitch At Fenway Park

A Rhode Island woman who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings took to the pitcher’s mound at a Red Sox game.

05/11/2013

Dr. Autumn Marie Klein. (Image courtesy: KDKA)

Cyanide Found In Body Of Former Brigham And Women’s Doctor

Authorities say a doctor who suddenly collapsed in her home and died had high levels of cyanide in her system.

05/02/2013

Boston Marathon bombing victim Heather Abbott.

Boston Bombings Victim Heather Abbott: ‘Things Will Get Better’

Boston Marathon bombing victim Heather Abbott says she was fortunate to survive the attacks.

04/25/2013

Michelle Obama inside Boston Children's Hospital. (Photo credit: Maigan Reynolds)

Obamas Visit Boston Marathon Bombing Victims At Hospitals

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama visited victims of the Boston Marathon bombings at several hospitals Thursday afternoon.

04/18/2013

Brigham And Women's Hospital peforms 5th face transplant surgery. (Credit: Brigham and Women's)

Lye Attack Victim Gets Face Transplant At Brigham & Women’s

The 2007 chemical attack left the Vermont nurse unrecognizable to anyone who knew her.

02/27/2013

A new operating room equipped with an MRI machine is helping cancer patients avoid multiple surgeries.

New Operating Room At BWH Helps Breast Cancer Patients Avoid Multiple Surgeries

There is no other operating room like this in world. It has fancy lights, flat screens, and life-saving imaging equipment typically not found in the OR. Equipment like x-rays, CT scans, and MRI’s are all within arm’s reach.

12/07/2012

Boston Mayor Tom Menino at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital (Photo Credit: Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe)

Boston Mayor Menino Discusses Illness, Recovery

The mayor is at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, recovering from a fracture in his back.

11/29/2012

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