Kobe Bryant's Best Fatherhood Quotes Ahead of Fatal Crash

Family man. Kobe Bryant wasn’t just a basketball legend — the late athlete was a devoted dad and husband to his wife and four daughters. The Olympian, who died on Sunday, January 26, in a tragic helicopter crash, met his wife, Vanessa Bryant, in 1999 and married her two years later. The pair went on to welcome their eldest daughter, […]

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Prescribers be aware of fatal risks of methadone and clozapine

New Zealand prescribers should be aware of the high risk of death associated with two prescription medicines, methadone and clozapine, University of Otago researchers warn. In the largest review of medicine-related deaths in the National Coronial Information System between 1 January 2008 to 31 December 2013, Dr. John Fountain and his colleagues from the Dunedin School of Medicine and Best […]

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Overall, 8.5 percent of suicide acts in U.S. are fatal

Overall, 8.5 percent of suicidal acts are fatal, with higher rates for males and older adults, according to a study published online Dec. 3 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Andrew Conner, from Quinnipiac University in North Haven, Connecticut, and colleagues conducted a cross-sectional study involving suicide deaths (309,377 records) and nonfatal suicide attempts requiring treatment in an emergency department […]

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Woman suffers near fatal reaction after sex with husband

Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 7 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 7 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com A couple’s sexual intercourse nearly ended in tragedy after the woman had an anaphylactic reaction to a medication her husband was taking, which she was exposed to through his semen. According to the case report, published […]

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Tick bites can cause potentially fatal and permanent allergy to meat

Tick bites can cause potentially fatal and permanent allergy to meat and there is no cure, medics warn Five patients bitten by ticks in the UK have developed meat allergy, medics say Potentially fatal reaction stops them from eating beef, pork and lam  There is no cure and suffers will have to avoid meat for the rest of their lives […]

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24-year-old’s fainting was a clue to her fatal heart condition

Christie Tolosky went to her family doctor’s office to get a prescription for a toothache. She collapsed and was dead within an hour, leaving doctors looking for clues about what happened to the otherwise healthy 24-year-old. An autopsy revealed the answer. While planning the funeral, Barbara Tolosky, Christie’s mother and a registered nurse, saw the cause of death listed as […]

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