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Surgeon fined $3,000 after mistakenly removing patient's kidney

A surgeon in Florida mistook a woman’s kidney for a cancerous tumor.   (iStock) A Florida surgeon has agreed to pay a $ 3,000 fine after removing a woman’s kidney that he thought was a tumor. West Palm Beach surgeon Ramon Vasquez cut Maureen Pacheco open in 2016 so two surgeons could perform a back operation at the Wellington… Read More »

After survival and escape, missing teen now faces long road to recovery, experts say

To the joy of her family and supporters throughout the country, Jayme Closs, the 13-year-old girl who has been missing since Oct. 15, was found alive Thursday night. Three months ago, she was declared missing after her parents were shot and killed in their home in Barron, Wisconsin. But Thursday night, she approached a dog… Read More »