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Photo by: Bob Brown

Dr. David Nichols, talks with visitors as he sits in the old Health Clinic on Tangier Island, Va., Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. A brand new clinic is scheduled to open on Aug. 29. Dr. Nichols, who has been flying to Tangier to care for the residents for 30 years, has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown)

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