Medical Breakthroughs: First to Know

Letter from Ivanhoe's President

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     Puppies make a great present for the holidays! I have friends who are getting a mini-Australian labra-doodle in the next few days and it makes me so envious…but my future Ms Plum 4 is still a few years off I hope…unless I stumble into a litter of Sheltie puppies by mistake!


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     A mother in Indianapolis clipped an ad in the paper for a $49 Lung CT scan that may have saved her daughter’s life. Dr DuyKhanh Ceppa , Thoracic Surgeon of Indiana University Health Simon Cancer Center was able to operate just in time. And we have another report about Sarah Boston, a veterinarian in Gainesville, Florida who was able to save her own life when her doctors didn’t believe there was anything wrong with her. Watch our report and then read her book about the experience.

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     Finally, a new solution to pain that was developed in Israel in the 1990’s is available in the New York City area and it’s called Apostherapy. Pretty expensive shoes but Candelaria says it enabled her to “regain who I am” after years of trying other things that didn’t work.

And there's more where that came from...

Marjorie Bekaert Thomas
President, Ivanhoe Broadcast News
“Nature only knows one thing, and that’s the present. Present, present, eternal present, like a big, huge, giant wave – colossal, bright, and beautiful, full of life and death, climbing into the sky, standing in the seas.”
-- Saul Bellow

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