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Distraught father sues Cedars-Sinai Hospital after his wife dies during childbirth

A grieving California man has decided to sue Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Beverly Grove after his wife died during childbirth. Sunday, during an interview with CNN, Charles Johnson recalled that fateful day when doctors assured him and his wife, Kira Dixon-Johnson, that his now 3-year-old son Langston’s birth would be a routine cesarean section. READ MORE:… 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 »

US boy dies after apparent allergic reaction to smell of cooked fish: Reports – Channel NewsAsia

NEW YORK CITY: An 11-year-old boy in New York died on Tuesday (Jan 1) after an allergic reaction his parents said was caused by the smell of fish being cooked. Cameron Jean-Pierre had arrived at his grandmother’s house in Brooklyn for a visit while she was cooking cod.  Advertisement The boy, who was asthmatic and had a… Read More »

St. Louis woman, 18, serenaded by Jason Mraz dies while waiting for new lungs

Madison Taliaferro, 18, “passed away peacefully” on Saturday at the St. Louis Children’s Hospital Missouri, after she lost a “courageous-long-fought battle,” a funeral home obituary stated. (Google Earth) A Kansas teen with cystic fibrosis who was recently serenaded by Jason Mraz reportedly died while awaiting a new pair of lungs. Madison Taliaferro, 18, of Holton, “passed… Read More »

Florida veteran dies after genitals become gangrenous; family blames nursing home: report

The Florida man was a U.S. Army veteran. An 84-year-old Army veteran in Jacksonville, Florida, died after he reportedly developed a gangrene infection in his genitals. Now his family members allege the nursing home where the veteran lived ignored his condition until it was too late. The vet, York Spratling, began living at the  Consulate Health Care of… Read More »

Former pro boxer dies during croissant-eating contest

Mario Oscar Melo, 56, challenged U.S. boxer Michael Moorer for the WBO light heavyweight title in 1980.  (Mario Mazazo Melo Facebook) A retired Argentinian professional boxer died in front of a horrified crowd on Sunday after he choked to death during a televised croissant-eating contest. Mario Oscar Melo, 56, was attempting to finish as many… Read More »