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Chopped?

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With an axe?

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I think he's referring to the abruptness of

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the course of the illness. In reading about it, I think that's not a bad metaphor.
Side note: It killed two infants in L.A. a while ago.

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as in amputated

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a previous article stated that they amputated her hands, feet, kidneys and half her stomach


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Such a tragedy.

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The medical personnel must have felt helpless and frustrated in the battle against another "super bug", and saddened by it, as well.

Such a beautiful young woman. may she rest in peace.

Angeline
Speakeasy Moderator

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hospital infections

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That is such a tragedy. I wonder where the model acquired the infection.

It's scary how many people are acquiring MRSA & other infections in hospitals themselves. Seems very hard to control the spread, but there is far more emphasis being put on basic hand washing hygiene by staff. I hope it helps!

Ontario hospitals are having to report more types of infections now than they used to, because of the increasing rates.

http://www.thestar.com/article/559988

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that's true

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getting scary to go to a hospital, even to visit someone.

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(NT) RIP

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