Category: Hospital

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Nov
2020

Patient Wearing Oxygen Mask Allegedly Lights Cigarette, Causes Major Fire And Evacuations At HospitalPatient Wearing Oxygen Mask Allegedly Lights Cigarette, Causes Major Fire And Evacuations At Hospital

November 12, 2020 1:12 PM ET A patient at the University Hospital of Wales allegedly caused nearly $60,000 worth of damage after causing a fire by smoking in bed, according to ITV. Lee Williams is accused of starting the blaze at Wales’ largest hospital after lighting up a cigarette while wearing an oxygen mask. (RELATED: […]

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Oct
2020

Legalized cannabis – a horror show the pro-pot lobby wants to hideLegalized cannabis – a horror show the pro-pot lobby wants to hide

Back in the 1980s there was a War on Drugs. It was real. Cannabis, a.k.a. marijuana, pot, however it is known by the professionals or on the street, was considered to be extremely dangerous due to the unknown chemistry involved in Delta-9-Tetrahyrdrocannabinol. During the 1980s and into the 1990s, a great effort at drug rehabilitation […]

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Jul
2020

Report: Temporary $52 Million Coronavirus Hospital In New York Admitted Only 79 PatientsReport: Temporary $52 Million Coronavirus Hospital In New York Admitted Only 79 Patients

A $52 million temporary coronavirus hospital in New York City had only 79 patients while other permanent hospitals were crowded with patients, per a report published Tuesday. Running from April 10 to May 13, the hospital was built at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Doctors were paid as much as $732 an hour […]

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Jul
2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized For Possible InfectionRuth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized For Possible Infection

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was hospitalized early Tuesday morning for a possible infection, the Supreme Court announced according to numerous reports. Justice Ginsberg, 87, was admitted to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland where she underwent an endoscopic procedure to clean out a bile duct stent, the Supreme Court statement said. NEW: Justice […]

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May
2020

Suicide Bombing Kills 24 At Funeral In Kabul; Two Newborns Dead After Hospital AttackSuicide Bombing Kills 24 At Funeral In Kabul; Two Newborns Dead After Hospital Attack

Two newborn babies are among the 16 dead after a Tuesday attack on a hospital in Afghanistan. The same day, a suicide bomber blew himself up at a police commander’s funeral that was attended by a member of parliament and multiple government officials, killing 24, Reuters reports.  At around 10 A.M., according to CNN, three […]

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May
2020

Most Field Hospitals Built To Manage Coronavirus Case Influx Didn’t Treat Any PatientsMost Field Hospitals Built To Manage Coronavirus Case Influx Didn’t Treat Any Patients

Most of the field hospitals built to manage an expected influx of coronavirus patients haven’t treated a single patient. The Army Corps of Engineers started building more than 30 field hospitals equipped with thousands of beds in mid-March to prepare for a catastrophic shortage of hospital beds, according to NPR. After paying private contractors $660 million […]

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Apr
2020

Hospital Analysis Reports Show Nearly Half Of Coronavirus Patients Are ObeseHospital Analysis Reports Show Nearly Half Of Coronavirus Patients Are Obese

April 21, 2020 3:42 PM ET A recent analysis of hospital network data found that nearly half of patients being treated for the coronavirus were obese. The COVID-NET report, published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, found that of the patients who’d contracted coronavirus, 9 out of 10 of them had an underlying […]

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Apr
2020

Some Patients May Be Avoiding Hospitals Due To Coronavirus Despite Needing Emergency Care For Heart Attacks, StrokesSome Patients May Be Avoiding Hospitals Due To Coronavirus Despite Needing Emergency Care For Heart Attacks, Strokes

April 21, 2020 10:12 AM ET Despite the sudden influx of patients at many U.S. hospitals due to the coronavirus, some hospitals are reporting a “disturbing” decline in emergency patients, the Inquirer reported. In the Philadelphia region, some doctors report hospitals experiencing a decline in the number of people being rushed to the hospital, with […]

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Apr
2020

102-Year-Old Italian Woman Makes Miraculous Coronavirus Recovery After 20-Day Hospitalization102-Year-Old Italian Woman Makes Miraculous Coronavirus Recovery After 20-Day Hospitalization

March 31, 2020 11:55 AM ET A 102-year-old Italian woman has recovered from coronavirus after spending 20 days in the hospital. Italica Grondona, of Genoa, was first admitted to the hospital in early March for “mild heart failure,” according to a report published Friday by CNN. A 102-year-old woman has recovered from coronavirus in the […]

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