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Group returns home from Haiti

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Posted: Mar 8, 2010 11:33 AM
Updated: Mar 9, 2010 9:38 AM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: Louisiana, Haiti, doctors, volunteers, medical, health, orphanage, Baton Rouge Neuromedical Center

A group of doctors and volunteers returned to Louisiana after treating hundreds of patients at an orphanage near Port-Au-Prince, Haiti.

On average they treated 100 people a day with injuries, infections, and malnutrition.

The Baton Rouge Neuromedical Center Surgical Hospital donated $5,000 in medical supplies for the trip.

Dr. Martin Langston encourages others to to get involved, and he plans to return to Haiti.

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