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    Ann - Life after Stroke (164)Ann - Life after Stroke

    Ann and her husband were ecstatic; they had just brought their third daughter home from the hospital after a smooth delivery and were beginning to introduce her to the family. They had no idea that their lives were about to dramatically change.
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    Carlotta - Great Hospital, Always Ready to Help (142)Carlotta - Great Hospital, Always Ready to Help

    Carlotta has experienced many painful health conditions. From needing an angioplasty and having breast cancer to her kidneys failing; she is no stranger to the hospital.
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    Cecil - Never Give Up (57)Cecil - Never Give Up

    When the going gets tough, never give up. That’s Cecil’s advice. And he has the life experience to prove it. Cecil, a father of three, was working as a bartender in Auburn when he started experiencing severe pain.
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    David - As Luck - and a Good Treatment Plan - Would Have It (322)David - As Luck - and a Good Treatment Plan - Would Have It

    David had been suffering a diabetic ulcer on the bottom heel of his right foot for six months and the treatment he’d been getting had not been healing the wound. Physicians recommended amputating David’s foot.
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    Gail - Motivation, Physical Therapy Helps Stroke Recovery (165)Gail - Motivation, Physical Therapy Helps Stroke Recovery

    Back in 2002, single mom Gail Matthews was an active hiker, jogger and bicycle rider. Gail’s daughter Kassie, then six years old, often rode her bike alongside her active mom, then the unthinkable happened ...
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    Jim - Climbing His Way Back (268)Jim - Climbing His Way Back

    Jim Pink is an energetic guy, so when he began to experience pain in his groin whenever he went up and down a ladder, he began to get concerned.
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    Joe - Returns to Active Lifestyle (188)Joe - Returns to Active Lifestyle

    Between working in construction for 30 years and living an active life-style which included hiking and motorcycle riding, Auburn resident, Joe’s hips were deteriorating more and more each day.
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