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November 14, 2019 - 9:25 am
By DENISE LAVOIE AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Dr. Javaid Perwaiz’s website describes his surgical skills for gynecological procedures as “unparalleled.” But federal prosecutors say many of the procedures he performed were unnecessary, unwanted and even unknown to some of his...
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November 12, 2019 - 10:44 am
By JAY REEVES and SHAMEKA DUDLEY-LOWE Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter was recovering Tuesday from surgery to relieve pressure from bleeding on his brain. His spokeswoman said there were no complications from the procedure at Emory University Hospital. Carter will...
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November 12, 2019 - 10:08 am
By JAY REEVES and SHAMEKA DUDLEY-LOWE Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was going into surgery Tuesday morning at Emory University Hospital to relieve pressure on his brain, his spokeswoman said. The procedure is meant to resolve bleeding due to his recent falls,...
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December 21, 2018 - 12:53 pm
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had surgery Friday to remove two malignant growths in her left lung, the Supreme Court said. It is the 85-year-old Ginsburg's third bout with cancer since joining the court in 1993. Doctors at Memorial Sloan Kettering...
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May 30, 2018 - 5:50 pm
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is trying to tamp down speculation about why she's not been seen in public in nearly three weeks. The first lady tweeted Wednesday about the media "working overtime speculating where I am & what I'm doing. Rest assured, I'...
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