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  • Doctor with ‘healing hands’ helps kids from Iran to L.A.

    By Amy Klein

    January 17, 2008 | 7:00 pm

    When Ralph Salimpour was six years old in Esfahan, Iran, he had malaria -- a blood disease spread by infected mosquitoes that kills millions of people in the developing world every year.

    After his parents took him to "The English Hospital" for a prescription of anti-malarial drugs,...