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Patient’s death exposes the dangers of facial transplants

Patient’s death exposes the dangers of facial transplants

Nicole del Cardayre, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under News

At 38 years old, Isabella Dinoire underwent surgery for the world's first facial transplant. In spring 2016, at age 49, she passed away. In 2005, Dinoire, struggling with personal problems, passed out on sleeping pills. Her pet labrador found her unconscious and gnawed away at her face. As a resul...

Overcoming a surgery

Overcoming a surgery

Jocelyn Moran, Staff Writer

March 23, 2014


Filed under Campus, Student Bios

Entering high school as a freshman not knowing anyone is hard enough, but dealing with a health condition at the same time adds to the stress. Junior Julia Semmler attended Grace Lutheran School, having only five people in her grade. “I basically didn’t go to a real middle school, so the ...

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