Hospitals are marked as a refuge and an emblem of health. They are where we retreat in times of sickness and upon what we rely for treatment. However, within the walls of a hospital are a myriad of bacteria, fungi, and viruses. And among immunosuppressed, sick, and ultimately vulnerable patients, these can pose significant threats.
One in every nine thousand newborns is afflicted with some sort of birth injury. These are incurred by the damage of the physical pressure experienced during the birthing process. And while newborn delivery and obstetric expertise make significant advancements each year, complications and consequential injuries still arise.
As a motorist in California, you’ve likely sat in traffic a time or two. And if you drive a four-wheeled vehicle, you’ve probably watched in terror and a bit of envy, as motorcyclists sneak between lanes.
While the air is still warm and the days are long, amusement parks are the choice entertainment among kids and adults alike. These fun-centric playgrounds, lit by flashing colored lights, are the best spot for adrenaline seekers everywhere. However, their unmatched whimsy and excitement can end in devastation with just a single mishap.
Car accidents have remained a leading cause of death in the US since the invention of the motorized vehicle. According to the Traffic Safety Facts Research note, today, about 100 people are killed, and nearly 65,000 are injured each day in traffic accidents.