|True Tales: A Hero's Service|
The cost of this war was enormous and the deaths were agonizingly slow, whether from gas attacks, gangrene or from massive amputations. Disease was everywhere, and the nurses bore the brunt of the work within the hospitals and wards. By the middle of ...
Canton Citizen Newspaper - Thu, 16 May 2013 15:02
|The gas tax system is broken. Are electric cars to blame?|
As you know, electric cars are green, but would tax policymakers be more apt to say gangrene? Let's face it: The gas tax collection system is failing--but not because of the tiny number of plug-in cars entering our roads. Years of Federally mandated ...
Christian Science Monitor - Sat, 11 May 2013 13:00
|Survivors struggle with scars from the nation's deadliest drunken driving crash|
Flames from a ruptured gas tank engulfed the front of the bus in seconds. Smoke, screams ... For Cummins, who had her right leg amputated below the knee because of gangrene, the 25 years since the tragedy have been long and hard. She has struggled ...
Fremont News Messenger - Tue, 14 May 2013 12:24
|The Other Doctor Mengele – Unit 731, Harbin|
He and his subordinates infected human beings with cholera, smallpox, gas gangrene, tetanus and a haemorrhagic fever similar to Ebola, and started outbreak after outbreak of bubonic plague. And, because chemical weapons were part of their research ...
Tips from the T-List - Sun, 21 Apr 2013 17:39
|Whelan makes poignant Wembley return|
Whelan, without a pain-killing injection or gas and air, was in an ambulance racing through the north London streets. "The first thing I ... They had to take the whole plaster off me and re-do it, because I was getting gangrene in my instep." Whelan ...
BBC Sport - Thu, 09 May 2013 15:54
|Harsh truth of casualties of war - Sydney Morning Herald|
... Nurse Elsie Tranter played down the danger of Doullen Hospital and, narrowly missing death by inches from shrapnel, noted drily: ''King George V and Field Marshall Douglas Haig visited us but there was so much stink of gas and gangrene in the air ...
Sydney Morning Herald - Tue, 23 Apr 2013 21:06
|Sylvia Plath poem written two weeks before she died reveals 'disturbed' state ...|
Plath was found dead on February 11 1963 after placing her head in the oven, with the gas turned on. ... The word "fatherless" is thought to be a reference to her own father's death when she eight years old after he failed to seek help for gangrene in ...
Telegraph.co.uk - Tue, 30 Apr 2013 12:59
|Bangladesh factory death toll passes 300|
Police fired tear-gas and rubber bullets at the workers - who sew clothes for Western brands for as little as $US37 ($A36) a month - as they blockaded roads and attacked factories and buses in textile-making districts around Dhaka. "The situation is ...
The Australian - Thu, 25 Apr 2013 08:01
|Rescuers find 50 survivors in Bangladesh factory collapse|
AFP - Thu, 25 Apr 2013 19:29