Do no harm: Some hospitals let a preventable infection kill their patients

Do no harm: Some hospitals let a preventable infection kill their patients

When a plane crashes, it’s kind of a big deal. “Continuing coverage now on the Asiana plane crash investigation.” “Investigators try to figure out what went so terribly wrong.” People freak out. There’s usually a big investigation and a bunch of policy changes to make planes safer. A plane crash investigation committee from several nations…

Trapped!

Trapped!

Franz Kafka wrote a compelling short story – hauntingly Kafkaesque. Here it is in full: “Alas,” said the mouse, “the world is growing smaller every day. At the beginning it was so big that I was afraid, I kept running and running, and I was glad when at last I saw walls far away to…

Biologist: Religious Fundamentalism Could Be Mental Illness

Biologist: Religious Fundamentalism Could Be Mental Illness

a biologist says missus gonna cause some controversy that religious fundamentalism could be mental illness for a long time on this show we’ve been saying that the line between fundamentalist religious beliefs and schizophrenic or otherwise disturbed mental illness thai police is is a pretty blurry line and now and oxford university researcher named kathleen…

Child death toll from brain disease crosses 100 in India as parents protest

Child death toll from brain disease crosses 100 in India as parents protest Health authorities have confirmed that at least 109 children have died in the city of Muzaffarpur due to inflammation or infection in the brain. The fatal diagnosis is acute encephalitis, a neurological disease caused by either a virus or environmental toxins connected…