Vermont woman disfigured in attack reveals her new face
BOSTON — A Vermont woman revealed her new face Wednesday, six years after her ex-husband disfigured her by dousing her with industrial-strength lye, and said she went through "what some may call hell" but has found a way to be happy.Continued ...
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Boxing helps Parkinson’s patients fight back
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - “Right uppercut! Harder, harder, harder!“Continued ...
At T3 Health and Fitness in Cooper City, Fla., physical therapist Craig Marks barks instructions as he spars with William Defreitas, who swings wildly and charges forward with more jabs.
- Vermont woman disfigured in attack reveals her new face