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Number of Young People in Nursing Homes Rising
Health & Wellness  (tags: nursing home, young residents, inappropriate enviironment, morbid surroundings, trauma, injury, disability, getting out of nursing home, home health care, advocates, young nursing home residents up 22% )

Judy
- 1351 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
"It's just a depressing place to live," Martin says. "I'm stuck here. You don't have no privacy at all. People die around you all the time. It starts to really get depressing because all you're seeing is negative, negative, negative."
Swelling Turned on Its Head: Why Putting Ice on An Injury May Prevent Healing
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ice, healing, injury, health, science, research )

Nancy
- 1425 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Putting ice on an injury may prevent healing according to scientists, paving the way for new methods of treating sports injuries.
ABC's of First Aid
Health & Wellness  (tags: First Aid, Injury, Medical, Medicines, Health )

Anna
- 1469 days ago - mastersinhealthcare.net
With these basic ABC's of first aid, you'll get an idea of what to put in your very own first aid kit and how to handle certain injuries and health conditions.
20 Tech-Related Health Hazards on the Rise
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hazards, Health, Technology, Injury )

Sophie
- 1622 days ago - internetprovider.net
Hazards can range from safety to biological and many others. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, over 5,000 people died on the job in 2008, with countless others injured.
Amazing X-Ray Picture: Boy Gets Stabbed in the Head With 10 Inch Knife After Row Over Counter Strike Computer Game
Health & Wellness  (tags: injury, knife, through head, risks, interesting )

Lone
- 1642 days ago - mirror.co.uk
This is the astonishing X-ray of a teenager after he was stabbed through the head with a 10 inch knife after a row over a computer game
SICK FOR PROFIT : Fight Back Against Health Insurance Lies   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: insurance companies, health care, health care reform, healthcare, United Health Group, health claims denied, sickness, injury, children, families, Stephen Hemsley, CEO UNITED HEALTH CARE, radical republicans )

Blue
- 1870 days ago - youtube.com
The Democrats should've launched this campaign six months ago, easy. Take a look at what you're fighting for, teabaggers.
Brain Injury Victims Can Seem OK, Symptoms Delayed
Health & Wellness  (tags: Injury, head trauma, risks, death, protection, warning, study )

Dee
- 2010 days ago - news.yahoo.com
At first, Natasha Richardson said she felt fine after she took a spill on a Canadian ski slope. But that's not unusual for people who suffer traumatic head injuries like the one that killed the actress.
Tot Survives Key Fall Horror - Missouri/USA
Health & Wellness  (tags: child, injury, brain, missouri, usa, survival )

Chrissy
- 2125 days ago - thesun.co.uk
THIS youngster has been hailed a miracle after surviving being stabbed through the eye - with a car key. Nicholas Holderman, one, was heard crying by his shocked father Chris after a fall at home. Mr Holderman rushed to the tot's aid only to find .....
NHTSA Stonewalls, People Die
Health & Wellness  (tags: Automobiles, National, Highway, traffic, Safety, safety hazard, ethics, death, injury, risks, science, protection, warning )

Gregory
- 2322 days ago - nader.org
Dear President Bush,Tens of thousands of American fatalities and serious injuries that could have been prevented had you and President Clinton simply urged NHTSA to follow its statutory obligations.
Lasting Effects From Blows to Head
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, brain, injury, memory, loss, humans, research, medicine, investigation )

Tom
- 2387 days ago - nzherald.co.nz
A blow to the head that knocks a person unconscious can result in widespread loss of brain tissue, Canadian researchers say, explaining why some people who suffer head injuries are never quite the same. The more severe the injury, the more brain tissue
No Recourse for the Injured: FDA Let's Medical Companies Off the Hook
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, medical devices, Supreme Court, lawsuits, injury, malpractice, government, health, healthcare, risks, safety, treatment, death, protection, congress )

Rebecca
- 2402 days ago - nytimes.com
The Supreme Court has ruled that if you are injured or killed by a medical device approved by the FDA, you can no longer sue the medical device company that made the item! So, what? Can we then sue the FDA for damages? Sounds fair to me! Unreal!
Milestone In The Regeneration Of Brain Cells
Health & Wellness  (tags: brain cells, regeneration of cells, damaged cells, injury, disease, nerve cells, astrogila, brain )

K. A.
- 2586 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Achieved an additional step for the potential replacement of damaged brain cells after injury or disease: functional nerve cells can be generated from astroglia, a type of supportive cells in the brain by means of special regulator proteins.
Injections to Kick-Start Tissue Repair
Health & Wellness  (tags: tissue_repair, health, healing, injury, injections )

Pretty
- 2598 days ago - nytimes.com
The human body is held together by a network of connective tissues that are highly vulnerable to injury -- through exercise, accidents and even the normal lifting, pulling and pushing of daily life.
   

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