Tag Archives: death

CDC issues travel guidelines for Hong Kong after second coronavirus-related death in the city

A customer has his temperature taken during a screening outside a Cafe de Jargor restaurant during its first day of operations in Hong Kong, China, on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. Chan Long Hei | Bloomberg Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidelines on Wednesday for American travelers to Hong Kong… Read More »

Coronavirus updates: Airbnb temporarily suspends Beijing bookings as death toll tops 900

A woman sits outside wearing a protective mask on February 9, 2020 in Wuhan, China. Flights, trains and public transport including buses, subway and ferry services have been closed for eighteenth days. The number of those who have died from the Wuhan coronavirus, known as 2019-nCoV, in China has climbed to 813. Stringer | Getty… Read More »

Vaping death toll in the US rises to NINE as Kansas man in fifties dies to mysterious lung illness

Vaping death toll in the US rises to NINE as Kansas man in his fifties dies from mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes Latest victim was regular vaper but had underlying health issues, officials said He is second victim from Kansas after woman in fifties died earlier this month Number of people hospitalised due to vaping-related… Read More »

Can a Flu Shot Lower the Risk of Death in Those With Hypertension?

New research presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2019 suggests that in addition to protecting against the influenza virus, the flu vaccine could also help lower the risk of death in folks with high blood pressure, reports ESC. For the study, researchers examined the data of more than 608,000 people with hypertension, ages… Read More »

Police violence deemed leading cause of death in men, Black men fare worst

The Louisville Courier Journal reported that of 130,999 traffic stops in Louisville from 2016 to 2018 where citations were given, African Americans were disproportionately stopped and three times as likely to be searched as white drivers. According to a new study on life expectancy and mortality within the nation, researchers found that excessive force by… Read More »

Cervical Cancer Death Rates Alarmingly High Among Black Women in Alabama

Although cervical cancer is a preventable and highly curable disease, a new report released by Human Rights Watch reveals that Black women in Alabama are dying of this cancer at more than twice the national average, reports The Guardian. Cervical cancer was once a major cause of death for American women, but the advent of… Read More »

The Sudden Death Of Michael Jackson: The Medical Facts About The Cause Of Death

Michael Jackson died with six different drugs in his body, and several of the drugs he was using in a misguided attempt to treat his insomnia contributed directly to his cardiac arrest. However, the truth is that Michael Jackson did not have to die. He was completely unaware that a common nontoxic neurohormone could have… Read More »