A Charleston nurse was fined $500 years after the death of a patient who had undergone outpatient knee surgery. The patient had not woken up on the afternoon after the surgery and died days later.
Medicine December 2, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services slammed a Tennessee hospital after it had learned of a death stemming from a nurse's medication error. The hospital staff accidentally gave a high dosage of a non-relaxant drug instead of an anti-anxiety medicine to a patient.
Medicine November 30, 2018
While the debate on medical marijuana continues, a surprising new finding relating to its legalization has surfaced. Traffic death rates dropped significantly in states that legalized the use of medical marijuana.
Public Health December 30, 2016
Accidental deaths are now more common than ever before across the United States. What is driving this increase in fatalities?
Public Health June 12, 2016
In a statement, Misty Upham's family said the actress did not commit suicide but died in an accident while running away from the police. Juliette Lewis believes her friend was murdered for speaking out about the injustice in Native American community.
Society October 21, 2014