'GMA' Hot List: What Tyler Perry Doesn't Love About Madea
Perry opens up about the character he's played for 18 years, Lin-Manuel Miranda weighs in on a rapping teacher's rhymes and Aimee Copeland describes life after losing her limbs to flesh-eating bacteria.
Flesh -Eating Bacteria Survivor Aimee Copeland Credits Friends, Family on Her Perseverance
Aimee Copeland's story is that of resilience. The disabilities advocate appeared on “ Good Morning America ” today to share her remarkable journey of regaining independence as a quadruple amputee. "I think compassion was a huge part of my healing," Copeland told “GMA.” "Working with organizations
Flesh -Eating Bacteria Survivor Aimee Copeland Speaks Out
Copeland, who had four limbs amputated due to the bacteria, is live on "GMA" to discuss her groundbreaking new prostheses.
Billy Hurley III learning to cope with painful memories
Editor's Note: This story was originally published in January, 2016 before Billy Hurley III won his first PGA Tour event June 26, 2016 at the Quicken Loans National. There's cruel irony in that the hardest part comes on the golf course. That's where Billy Hurley III most often thinks about his
The Phil Files: Coach Jackson steps in
Charley Rosen, author of 18 books about basketball and a former assistant coach under Phil Jackson in the CBA, spent a day with Jackson in every month of his debut season with the New York Knicks , during which the Hall of Fame coach-turned-executive talked frankly about his roster and his new role
Why the Beach Is So Much Grosser Than You Thought
With all the news reports -- about everything from shark activity to "flesh-eating" bacteria -- the ocean is getting a lot of nasty press this summer. But, actually, it may be the sand that's the ickier part of the beach, according to a new study in the journalEnvironmental Science & Technology. It
How to Watch Out for 'Flesh-Eating' Bacteria This Summer
A potentially deadly bacteria made headlines again this week after a Florida man reportedly died from an infection related to vibrio vulnificus, sometimes referred to as a "flesh-eating" bacteria. But state health officials balked at attributing the death to "flesh-eating" bacteria, causing some
Man Dies After Contracting Rare Bacteria While Swimming in Gulf Coast Beach in Florida
A 26-year-old man recently died after contracting a rare, deadly bacterial infection while swimming in the Gulf of Mexico near Tampa, officials confirmed today. The victim, Cason Yeager, who is from Lake County, died on June 16, only two days after he went swimming, his mother Karen Yeager told
Georgia Woman's 'Long Road to Recovery' From Flesh -Eating Bacteria
A Newnan, Georgia, woman is now on a "long road to recovery" after being told she had a 20 percent chance of survival from contracting flesh-eating bacteria that spread to her lungs and left her in "excruciating pain," her husband said. Kristie Vessell, 43, was diagnosed earlier in May with
Georgia Woman Battles Rare Flesh -Eating Bacteria
Kristie Vessell of Newnan, Georgia, recovers from the potentially deadly bacteria.