Badly Wounded Veterans Lobby For Fertility Treatment

Badly Wounded Veterans Lobby For Fertility Treatment
Seven years ago, Sgt. Matt Kiel was a typical Army solider, newly married and serving in Iraq, when he was struck by a sniper’s bullet and paralyzed. At first, doctors told him he wouldn’t be able to move his arms, but against all odds, he was able to move an arm. Freeing him to operate ...

When Safety Becomes Deadly: Bed Rails Causes Deaths

When Safety Becomes Deadly: Bed Rails Causes Deaths
Beds with safety rails are used in most nursing homes in the US. These rails are needed to prevent patients from getting out of bed, or rolling off them. The railings are especially useful for those with serious mental problems such as dementia and Alzheimer’s, since they may get confused as to where they are. ...

Two Dead, Many Injured in Texas Vehicular Pileup

Two Dead, Many Injured in Texas Vehicular Pileup
A 140 car pileup on Interstate 10 in Texas left drivers terrified and officials overwhelmed. Two were confirmed dead, while more than 80 people were hurt. Due to the number of vehicles involved in the accident, even the rescuers had a hard time in looking for survivors. Two people died and more than 80 were hurt ...

Is your Workplace Safe Enough? Disability Claims Increase Despite Decrease in Work Injuries

As the number of office jobs increases in the United States, so too has workplace safety. The risk of serious injury or losing a life on the job is virtually non-existent in most office jobs. One would assume that Social Security disability claims would also decrease, but that’s not the case. A study conducted by ...

It’s Their Turn to Ask for Help: Nurses Who Need Looking After

It’s Their Turn to Ask for Help: Nurses Who Need Looking After
Nurses do their best in making sure that their patients get the best care possible. They also make sure that they do their jobs well, especially since peoples’ health and safety are in their hands. But nurses are people too. They are not superheroes who don’t need rest or sleep. With 12-hour shifts almost 3 ...