A collection of news and information related to Broken Hip published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 57 » View courant.com items only1 2 3 4 5 Next >
Khaleej TimesOsteoporosis is still considered a disease of older white women, but it is clear that both sexes and all ethnic groups have some risk for fracture, explains Dr Adnan Abdulwahid, Rheumatologist, Zulekha Hospital, Sharjah. Thus, even though women fracture...
The Hartford CourantThe state Department of Public Health has penalized six nursing homes for lapses in care that contributed to residents' injuries. In one case, a resident of Middlesex Health Care Center of Middletown who was cognitively impaired and known to have an...
For RedEyeIf you've ever owned a dog, you know the importance of finding the perfect name. Maybe you picked a family name, the name of a childhood dog or even the name of a city you love. Dog lovers Bridgid Nolan, 36, and Sue Naiden, 41, had a different source of...
The Mount Airy News, N.C.A Dobson man is facing several charges following a two-vehicle head-on collision Friday night on Siloam Road. According to Trooper H.A. Hiatt of the North Carolina Highway Patrol, shortly before 9 p.m., Jody Golding, 34, of 1025 Copeland School Road,...
After more than 15 years sleeping on the streets of Pasadena, it was a brush with death and a lengthy recovery at Huntington Memorial Hospital that helped Timothy Blakney — a persistent freeway off-ramp panhandler known as "Popeye" for his gruff...
Tags: Rentals, Scabies , Substance Abuse, Hospitals and Clinics
The Wisconsin State JournalA 65-year-old man died from heart problems after Badger Prairie Health Care Center failed to monitor his blood clotting levels, according to state inspectors. A 93-year-old man died after Capitol Lakes Health Center didn't hospitalize him for...
When the person you care for, we will refer to as care person, falls, what you do? You may find them down and assist them up from the floor and then assess if they are OK and if all looks good it is something you handled. However, there are a few things...
Michael D. Eaton ran up a tab for 17 beers plus other drinks before he left a Gaithersburg tavern, according to court records. Forty-five minutes later, behind the wheel of his Range Rover, he slammed into the back of a Jeep Cherokee at a speed...
ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Nursing home residents taking sleep aids such as Ambien are more likely to fall and fracture a hip than residents not being treated for insomnia, new research suggests. According to the study's lead author, the known dangers...
According to the Center for Disease Control, each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. Falling can cause moderate to serious injuries, including head injuries and hip fractures, and can increase the risk of dying. "When an elderly...
ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - It seems like a no-brainer. Since about 75 percent of healthcare spending in the United States is for largely preventable chronic illnesses such as Type 2 diabetes and heart disease, providing more preventive care should cut costs....
SOUTH BEND – High-force trauma, broken vertebrae, decapitation -- Police are looking for a man now charged with brutally beating three puppies to death. Joseph Perry, 38, is being charged with two counts of mutilating an animal. A warrant has been...
May 18, 2013 |Story| McClatchy-Tribune
May 17, 2013 |Story| Hartford Courant
May 16, 2013 |Story| RedEye
May 12, 2013 |Story| McClatchy-Tribune
May 4, 2013 |Story| Pasadena Sun
Apr 22, 2013 |Story| McClatchy-Tribune
Mar 18, 2013 |Column| Petoskey News
Mar 11, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Mar 6, 2013 |Story| Reuters
Feb 4, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Jan 29, 2013 |Story| Reuters
Dec 13, 2012 |Story| WSBT-TV
Original site for Broken Hip topic gallery.