Man Loses Thumb In Accident, Doctors Replace It With Big ToeAn Illinois mechanic who lost his thumb in an accident has the use of his hand again after having doctors attach his toe as a replacement.
Breakthrough Surgery Uses Laser To Remove Minnesota Man's Brain Tumor A 27-year-old Hibbing man has made a remarkable recovery from a first-of-its-kind brain tumor operation in Minnesota.
Mother Arrested For Son's 323 Hospital Visits, 13 Surgeries, Report SaysPhysicians believe the woman's behavior fits the disorder known as Munchausen syndrome by proxy, a condition in which a person exaggerates or imagines medical problems to gain attention.
Japanese Co. Awarding 6 Extra Vacation Days To Workers Who Don't SmokeA spokesman for Piala Inc. said their policy was adopted after non-smokers said the long breaks by smokers had become a problem.
Advanced Surgery Helps 13-Year-Old Move Prosthetic ArmAfter a farm accident in June 2013 near Westbrook, Kate had to have her left arm amputated. It didn't stop her from doing the things she loves, but it did make them harder.
Nickelback's Minneapolis Show Canceled Due To Medical EmergencyFans of Nickelback -- prepared to be bummed. The Canadian rockers have canceled the remaining dates of their North American tour due to a medical emergency. Live Nation says singer Chad Kroeger needs surgery after a cyst developed on his voice box.
Kylie's Kids: Meet GavinKids can be incredibly strong and resilient when faced with a serious illness. But some have an attitude that goes far beyond anything you'd expect from anyone -- adult or child. We first met Gavin Pierson back in 2013. He was diagnosed with a brain tumor when he was just 5 years old and has had more than 20 surgeries since then.
Girl Goes Online To Save Grandparents' Anniversary PuppyA 13-year-old girl is asking for help to save the puppy that was a gift from her grandfather to her grandmother on their wedding anniversary. When Jayda Sauter's grandparents celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary, their gift to each other was something special.
Vikings Guard Fusco To Have Surgery MondayMinnesota Vikings right guard Brandon Fusco will need about four months to recover from his upcoming surgery for his torn pectoral muscle. Fusco says he'll have the operation Monday with a specialist in New York. He was hurt while blocking last week in the game at New Orleans.
Suspect In Minneapolis Stabbing Death ArrestedMinneapolis Police's Violent Criminal Apprehension Team arrested a 27-year-old man Wednesday, who has an outstanding warrant for premeditated first-degree murder. Quanan Lee Machacek is accused of stabbing Cody Lee Rasche to death on the night of Sept. 10.
Garrison Keillor To Undergo Surgery; 1 Show Canceled"A Prairie Home Companion" has been forced to cancel one of its shows at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul after host and creator Garrison Keillor announced he will be undergoing surgery.
Candidate For Minn. Governor Undergoes SurgeryA Republican running for Minnesota governor needed surgery after suffering abdominal pain Monday morning. Jeff Johnson's campaign said Johnson went to urgent care and after an initial consultation with doctors, it was decided that he needed surgery and he was then moved to the Maple Grove Hospital.

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