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2008-07-10 18:00:46

A Florida hospital took a foster child off its organ transplant waiting list, officials said, because the state can't guarantee the child will have a home.

2008-07-09 09:01:01

By Sherri Ackerman, Tampa Tribune, Fla. Jul. 9--TAMPA -- TAMPA -- A Tampa Bay area foster boy is heading to Miami today for a possible liver transplant after another hospital removed him from an organ-donor waiting list in part because he doesn't have a permanent home.

2008-07-09 06:00:38

By Carol Marbin Miller, The Miami Herald Jul.

2008-07-08 09:01:10

By Carol Marbin Miller, The Miami Herald Jul.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".