Tag Archives: Fatal

Opioid Crisis Study Finds Number Of Fatal Overdoses Actually Higher Than Officially Reported

The nation’s current opioid crisis may be worse than previously thought. According to a researcher at the University of Virginia, the number of overdose deaths from opioids is likely much higher than what is being reported. After reviewing thousands of death certificates issued between 2008 and 2014, Dr. Christopher Ruhm discovered deaths from opioids are 24 percent higher than current ...

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FDA Warns Against Medicine That Can Be Fatal To Kids

The US Food and Drug Administration warned the public on Thursday regarding the use of certain medications containing narcotics. Apparently, narcotics such as codeine and tramadol can be fatal when used by children. According to Med Page Today, the FDA released a statement warning the public, especially parents against using medicine that contains codeine or tramadol for children under the ...

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Rabies Is Incurable And Fatal, Yet Easily Preventable: Why Isn’t It A Priority?

Rabies is a tropical disease: it’s one of the most lethal viruses known to humans and it kills around 189 people every day. So why doesn’t society hear more about this preventable and treatable disease? Rabies outbreak expanding. Protect Your Pet: Rabies Update for 2017! https://t.co/lRtusKJqvT #pethealth #torontopets #catcare #dogcare pic.twitter.com/u4ivr1KyYj — BCAH Toronto Vet (@BCAHToronto) March 8, 2017 The ...

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Cops and Protesters Clash in Milwaukee After Fatal Shooting by Police

News outlets in Milwaukee are reporting fires and other violence in the city tonight after a police officer fatally shot a 23-year-old man fleeing a traffic stop Saturday afternoon. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, police say that the dead man was carrying a stolen handgun. The Journal Sentinel describes what was already a violent weekend in the part of ...

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Cops and Protesters Clash in Milwaukee After Fatal Shooting by Police

News outlets in Milwaukee are reporting fires and other violence in the city tonight after a police officer fatally shot a 23-year-old man fleeing a traffic stop Saturday afternoon. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, police say that the dead man was carrying a stolen handgun. The Journal Sentinel describes what was already a violent weekend in the part of ...

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Another Case Of Rare Fatal Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In South Carolina – Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection [Video]

About a month after a water park in North Carolina was shut down when a young woman was exposed to a brain-eating amoeba, another brain-eating amoeba has surfaced in South Carolina. 18-year-old Ohio resident Lauren Setz, who later died, was infected by the amoeba in June after she fell into the water while on a church rafting trip at the ...

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3 Chicago Police Officers Put On Desk Duty After Fatal Shooting of Black Teen Paul O’Neal

Three Chicago police officers have been relieved of their policing powers and assigned to administrative roles after they opened fire and killed an African-American teenager suspected of stealing a vehicle last week. Paul O’Neal, 18, was shot in South Merrill on Thursday as he attempted to flee from police officers who were trying to stop him as he drove about ...

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Dallas Cowboys staff bus in fatal crash

A bus carrying staff from the Dallas Cowboys, an American football team, has collided with a van in the US, killing four people, the authorities say. No players were on board the tour bus involved in the accident on a highway in the south-western state of Arizona. It had been on its way to a Dallas Cowboys fan event in ...

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Dallas Cowboys — Team Bus Involved In Fatal Crash … 4 Dead

Breaking News The Dallas Cowboys team bus was involved in a fatal two vehicle crash Sunday afternoon in Arizona … leaving 4 people dead. Officials confirmed the Cowboys bus and a van collided on U.S. Highway 93 in Western Arizona. No Cowboys players were on the bus at the time of the crash. No one on the bus — the ...

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Dallas Cowboys — Team Bus Involved In Fatal Crash … 4 Dead

Breaking News The Dallas Cowboys team bus was involved in a fatal two vehicle crash Sunday afternoon in Arizona … leaving 4 people dead. Officials confirmed the Cowboys bus and a van collided on U.S. Highway 93 in Western Arizona. No Cowboys players were on the bus at the time of the crash. No one on the bus — the ...

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