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Lip Piercing Can Be Fatal
...ever. Commenting on the verdict, South Yorkshire coroner
Chris Dorries said that lip piercing was dangerous, but Body Poppers, the salon where Daniel got his lip pierced was not to blame. Daniel's mother Christina Anderson said that when her son died she had believed that the body piercing was the cause, '...
Coroner Says Sativex Is Responsible For Death Of Patient
...he death of Rene Anderson, a diabetic pensioner, a coroner
has ruled in the UK. The drug was prescribed to Mr...months later at the Northern General Hospital. The coroner
admitted that the reason for the continued deterioration of Mrs. Anderson’s health even after she wa...
Wrong Diagnosis Leads To Death
of Wellington, Garry Evans has called upon the pro...iology alert system. The recommendations of the coroner
has already been implemented, according to the Capital and Coast District Health Board. The junior d...
Genetic Experts of Hopkins Assists In Identifying Hurricane Katrina Victims
...ocation and distinguishing features, for the state coroner
to make an official identification. Compiling a genetic picture of the family, however, requires an accurate construction of the family tree, so that the minimum amount of genetic information needed can be obtained from siblings or parents, or fro...
Lack of Proper Emergency Access during the Run Led To the Death of Four Runners
... due to the lack of proper medical facilities. The coroner
was very confident as this was main reason of their deaths because the victims who died were all physically fit. They died due to over-exertion as they approached the end of the 13.1 mile race. Terrence Carney, the Gateshead and South Tyneside Coro...
New Orleans in the grip of a Depression Epidemic
...y disturbed residents. Jeffrey Rouse, the deputy coroner
in New Orleans who deals with psychiatric cases called attention to the annual rate of suicides of more than 26 per 100,000 in the months after Katrina. The city has so far reported 12 official suicides in the city but according to Rouse the real num...
Doctor Failed To Treat Asthma Properly
...nderestimated the seriousness of her illness// , a coroner
in Australia has found. The teenager collapsed and...nt a comprehensive history from his patient." The coroner
also said Jessica's lung capacity was not estimated. "The explanations given to Jessica-Lee and her ...
Allergic Individuals Should Carry Two Doses Of EpiPen Says Quebec Coroner
Jacques Ramsay has recommended that Canadians suff...olet's death was having outdated medications. The coroner
estimated that around 45% of allergy sufferers were equipped with outdated EpiPens and hence wants m...
Super Bug Strikes Again, Many Deaths Reported
London: A coroner
has issued a warning about the imminent health risk from the super bug C-Diff, thought to be the reason behind the death of 15 people, that took place// within a span of two months. The bacteria have multiplied significantly and are connected to al...
Indian Doctor In Britain Arrested, Bailed For Manslaughter
...nslaughter. She added: 'We have been asked by the coroner
for Sunderland to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Sunderland Royal Hospital in September last year. The inquiry is still ongoing.' A spokesperson for Sunderland Royal Hospital confirmed that Harikrishnan had been susp...
Young People Who Died Suddenly, Inexplicably Had Genetic Heart Defects
...death should now know that they can do more if the coroner
or medical examiner is unable to provide an explanation for their loved one’s sudden and unexplained death,” Dr. Ackerman says. “Postmortem genetic testing could be performed on the victim of sudden death in search of the cause. Now, one-third of the...
Womans Death increases Pressure on LA Hospital to close down
....-Harbor Hospital for treatment of what the county coroner
later determined was a perforated bowel on May 9th..., without treatment, before she died. The County coroner
believes that she would have survived if had received timely help. The whole incident was caught on...
Government Mulls Closure of Hospital Where a Woman Died Unattended in ER
... her last 24 hours of life, the Los Angeles County coroner
ruled. Experts have said her death might have been prevented had she received treatment sooner. But this episode has drawn national attention, largely because of the videotape and the public release this week of two 911 calls in which Rodriguez's ...
Online Counterfeit Pills Kills Woman
...ne, the B.C. Coroners Service confirmed Thursday A coroner
is warning the public about the danger of buying d...m, arsenic and lead. In her judgment of inquiry, coroner
Kerry Clarke said further tests found "significantly high levels" of metals in Bergeron's liver, inc...