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Hospital: Colo. School Shooting Victim Dies After Week-Long Battle

By | Sun, 12/22/2013 - 10:00

Claire Davis, 17, died Saturday afternoon from injuries she sustained in a shooting at her Colorado high school last week.


Health Predictions For 2014

By | Fri, 12/13/2013 - 13:52

Based on expert opinion, slowly building trends, and economic numbers, expect these six issues to be the top drivers of news in the area of health throughout the coming year.

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Tough Mudder Races' Growing Popularity Brings Influx Of Injuries To Hospitals

By | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 11:51

With 1.5 million people predicted to take part in Tough Mudder races next year, medical experts are warning participants and local hospitals about the health consequences.


Ex-Employee Sues For Injuries Sustained Typing Fake Profiles On

By | Tue, 11/12/2013 - 17:25

Doriana Silva, an ex-employee at, says she sustained long-term injuries while typing fake profiles to lure unsuspecting men.

Experts Recommend Booster Seats Until Age 12

Child Booster Seats Recommended Until Age 12

By | Sat, 11/09/2013 - 23:11

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety now recommends the use of child booster seats in automobiles for children up to age 12, well beyond most state requirements.

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Sam Bradford's ACL Injury Prompts Tim Tebow Discussions

By | Mon, 10/21/2013 - 16:42

Rams QB, Sam Bradford, is sidelined for the rest of the season after an MRI confirmed a torn ACL on his left knee.

Jay Cutler

Bears QB, Jay Cutler, Out At Least 4 Weeks Due To Torn Groin Muscle

By | Mon, 10/21/2013 - 15:08

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will miss the next four to six weeks due to a torn muscle in his groin.

Bill Nye The Science Guy

Bill Nye, 'The Science Guy,' Suffers Partially Torn Ligament

By | Wed, 09/25/2013 - 09:54

Bill Nye sustained a partially torn ligament in his left knee during Monday's performance on "Dancing With The Stars."


Violent Injuries And ER Visits From Bar Fights Reduced By Anonymized Data Reporting

By | Sat, 09/21/2013 - 14:04

Without compromising patient privacy, UK public health officials in Cardiff, Wales found violence could be lowered by reporting anonymized data directly to police.


Ohio Bus Crash Injures 37, Driver Allegedly Fell Asleep [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 09/14/2013 - 12:07

A Greyhound bus crashed in Ohio early Saturday morning, injuring 37 people.


Arizona Man Survives Being Crushed By 30-Ton Boulder

By | Thu, 09/12/2013 - 11:17

A 27-year-old man survived being crushed by a boulder in Arizona while going to work on Tuesday. His story is amazing, but so are these other three.


Motorcyclist Hit By Lightning, Walks Away With Non-Life Threatening Injuries [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 09/07/2013 - 17:34

Michael LaDue was cruising along the interstate on his motorcycle when he was struck my lightning. He walked away from the incident with non-serious injuries.


Inflatable Mattress Blows Up German Man’s House

By | Mon, 08/26/2013 - 16:00

What started as a simple repair job for an inflatable mattress turned into a dangerous house-busting explosion.


Which Brands Of Beer Will Most Likely Put You In The Hospital?

By | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 17:46

Johns Hopkins pilot study examines which brands of beer and liquor are the most linked to emergency room visits. So far, it seems that malt liquor like Colt 45, Bud Ice, King Cobra, and Steel Reserve are most to blame.

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Rescue And Clean-Up Workers In Oklahoma Face Environmental Hazards After Tornado

By | Tue, 05/21/2013 - 16:29

As rescue and clean-up efforts begin in Moore, Okla., workers and residents should take safety precautions to avoid harmful chemicals and injuries.