Here’s why pedestrians are dying in greater numbers, and how authorities are responding to the crisis.
The journey to Worcestershire Royal Hospital took 23 minutes. Paramedics suspected Callum had developed sepsis and wanted to take him to Redditch at Alexandra Hospital which was just 1.9 miles away. But they were told not to take patients under 16 to Redditch.
Nash ignored “red flag” warning signs when the youngster was at Weston Hospital. At the hearing in Stratford, east London, the panel raised concerns Nash had tried to justify her actions and did not show an insight into the seriousness of her failings.
The Texas State Board of Dental Examiners is still investigating the case. Neither the dentist nor the anesthesiologist that were involved has been disciplined by the state medical or dental boards.
Death education is not the same as physician-assisted suicide; rather it is a physician-assisted death.
Tragic Ellie-May was turned away from The Grange Clinic after arriving just four minutes late. She died of an asthma attack five hours later.
Premature babies were displayed in Coney Island in the 1920's. Lucille Horn was one of them, she lived a long life and died on Feb. 11 at the age of 96.
According to the National Pain Audit, costs associated with back pain account for roughly a fifth of the UK’s health expenditure. Up to four out of five British adults will experience back pain at some stage during their lifetime.
Vets said the dog suffered an extreme reaction to toxins produced by mold that grows on bread, cheese, pasta and walnuts. That caused toxic shock syndrome that eventually lead to multiple organ failure and death.
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is still one of the most horrifying incidents a parent could face while sharing a bed with their child.
The US Food and Drug Administration and the company Evanger's Dog & Cat Food have issued a recall of one product.
A virtual reality simulation helped people reduce their fear of dying.
A tooth infections spread through the lungs that made it difficult for the young man to breathe. He died and left behind a wife and 2 young children.
A part of the brain that is the last to shut down before death allegedly processes memory, making one's life flash before a person's eyes.
Researchers believe that depression should be addressed to prevent additional risks to the heart.