Intensive Care

Mom Caring For Son With Terminal Illness Finds Nasty Note On Car

She said she was more upset than angry at the pure ignorance of the act<p>A mom of a child with a terminal illness was coming out of the hospital, a …

Disability

MP Tom Kmiec mourns death of newborn daughter

An Alberta MP says his daughter has died less than six weeks after she was born.<p>Tom Kmiec, the Conservative MP for Calgary Shepard, said Thursday in …

Siblings

Boy, 9, in intensive care as freak schoolyard accident investigated

A freak schoolyard accident that left a young boy fighting for his life is now under investigation by SafeWork SA.<p>The nine-year-old is still in …

Intensive Care

Boy, 14, dies of rare neurological disease after complaining of a headache

Headaches are a relatively normal occurrence of varying degrees of severity, but for most people, they can be managed with a simple painkiller. For …

University of Iowa

Family claims police shot man 'in front of his children'

The family of a man shot by police during a confrontation in Perth say he was shot in front of his children.<p>Police say the incident started at 11am …

Crime

3 Board Members Join Howard County General

Meet the newest members on the board of trustees at Howard County General Hospital.<p><b>From Howard County General Hospital:</b> A Member of Johns Hopkins …

Duke University

Ex-Lions hooker Ethienne Reynecke recovering well

Doctors are optimistic about Ethienne Reynecke’s chances to make a full recovery after suffering a stroke.<p>Last Thursday, the former hooker and …

South African Rugby

Mums ‘secret’ crush Dr Ranj Singh is heading to Strictly Come Dancing!

Dr Ranj Singh, famed for his appearances on CBeebies and This Morning, is the latest star to be confirmed for this year’s Strictly Come Dancing.<p>Dr …

Dancing

Leonys Martin Moved Out of ICU After Bacterial Infection

Cleveland Indians outfielder Leonys Martin has been transferred out of the intensive care unit after he was hospitalized with a serious bacterial infection, the club announced Thursday, per former scout Bernie Pleskoff.<p>On Monday, Indians president of baseball operations Chris Antonetti disclosed …

Baseball

13-Year-Old Saginaw Boy To Undergo Surgery After Being Shot In The Face

<b>SAGINAW</b> – An 18-year-old man was arrested after a 13-year-old boy was shot in the face.<p>It happened about 11:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12 on the 600 block …

Ann Arbor

75-gms of cuteness: Penguin chick pecks its way out of egg at Mumbai's Byculla Zoo

Emotions ran high as one of the most anticipated moments of the year, for caretakers of the seven Humboldt penguin came true on August 15. At around …

India News

Tributes flow for Aretha Franklin

The death of 76-year-old music icon Aretha Franklin has prompted figures across the spectrum, from politics to pop, to pay homage to her tremendous …

Aretha Franklin

Liver transplants 'may be unnecessary thanks to new drug treatment'

<b>A potential treatment for sudden liver failure could cut the need for transplants, say scientists at the University of Edinburgh.</b><p>The liver has an incredible natural ability to repair itself, but this can be lost in some injuries including severe drug overdoses.<p>The therapy is a cancer drug that …

Medicine

Heroic father breaks skull leaping off balcony to cushion son’s fall

A heroic father who leaped off a 13-foot balcony to save his son’s life was left fighting for his life in the hospital after cracking his skull open …

Home Economics

Health24.com | Baby who stopped breathing saved after doctor’s refrigerated him

A baby who stopped breathing for 90-minutes after he was born was saved after medical staff refrigerated him in the back of an ambulance

Lifestyle (South Africa)

Mom warns parents after mosquito bite leaves 6-year-old son in ICU

A North Carolina mom used social media to warn parents about La Crosse encephalitis.<p>"It's breaking all of our hearts to see the spunkiest one out of …

Social Media

Update on Sbahle Mpisane’s condition

<b>Sbahle Mpisane has opened her eyes for the first time since her car crash on Thursday 9 August 2018.</b><p>On Tuesday, 14 August 2018, Sbahle Mpisane’s …

Travel (South Africa)

Fairfield wildlife hospital treating hundreds of hungry, sick birds

Officials with International Bird Rescue said staff members are treating more hungry and exhausted young Common Murres at the rescue's Fairfield …

San Francisco

Jockey, 31, suffers critical head injuries and is in a coma after falling from his horse

A jockey is fighting for his life after being placed in an induced coma and airlifted to Melbourne's Alfred Hospital.<p>Anthony Boyd, 31, suffered …

Horse Racing

Treating severely malnourished children in N’Djamena, Chad | Doctors Without Borders - USA

<b>Over 100 children admitted within two weeks</b><p>“We have opened this center because the few facilities already run by the Ministry of Health and its …

Africa

Abortion Legalization Failed In Argentina Days Ago And A Woman Has Already Died From Self-Inducing

Elective abortion remains illegal in Argentina, after the senate voted against legalizing the procedure just last week. Now, an Argentine woman has …

Feminism

How Nikki Ayers found rowing after 16 operations to save her leg

"When you get stronger, you get more confidence to push yourself and find those new boundaries to break."<p>Ayers has been picked in the Australian …

Australian News

Editorial: Prop. 4 provides sound spending on 13 children’s hospitals

It was Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa, who observed “there can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in …

Nelson Mandela

Static executable in Haskell depending on text-icu

I'm trying to create a static executable which depends on text-icu.Here is the minified example https://github.com/4e6/text-icu-static-exampleTo …

iOS Programming

Telehealth system used in Bay of Islands for first time

A new Telehealth link has been used for the first time at Bay of Islands Hospital to assist in the care of a seriously ill baby.<p>Five years ago the …

Telehealth

Who is Keanu Taylor’s dad in EastEnders and why is he in prison?

KAREN Taylor has been worrying about telling her son Keanu the truth about his dad in EastEnders, but who his old man and why is Karen so worried …

Celebrity (UK)

Steve Biko hospital faces possible bacteria nightmare

What should have been a simple knee replacement operation at Steve Biko Academic hospital in the Pretoria Moot has turned into a nightmare for a …

Travel (South Africa)

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s condition critical, on life support: Delhi AIIMS

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Wednesday evening after the health of former prime minister …

India

Woman, 36, with blue parking badge for asthma who leaves emergency equipment in her car is shocked after returning to find threatening note on her windscreen in Sainsbury's saying 'you're not disabled'

A vile note left on a woman's windscreen branded her a 'selfish c**t' for parking in a disabled bay - despite having a vital blue badge and a life …

Sainsbury's

Katie Stubblefield Is the Youngest Person in the U.S. to Get a Face Transplant​

The intense surgery took 31 hours.<p>On May 4, 2017, 21-year-old Katie Stubblefield underwent a 31-hour procedure to replace her face with that of a …

Physiotherapy