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March 17, 2012 in City
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Mike Hamilton, a regular client of the House of Charity, lost most of his fingers to frostbite and spent months in the hospital. A program proposed by WSU nursing student Rebecca Doughty would create respite care beds for homeless men to recuperate at the shelter.

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Rebecca Doughty listens to Gene Howard talk about life on the streets and his health Tuesday at the House of Charity.