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Name: Morbidity
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Tragedy on Everest: Search for the missing resumes ...

A Nepali Sherpa Dawa Tashi, who was injured during an avalanche gets treatment at a hospital in the Capital on Friday, April 18, 2014. KATHMANDU: A search operation for the Sherpas who went missing after the deadliest avalanche hit their group near Khumbu ... [Published Himalayan Times - 6 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Legal marriage age contributes to mortality, says Indonesian group

News DeskThe Jakarta PostPublication Date : 19-04-2014The National Commission on Violence against Women (Komnas Perempuan) called on the government to raise the legal minimum age for marriage from 16 to 18 years old for females.Komnas Perempuan said that ... [Published Asia News Network - 9 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Drug-related death, illness statistics grim in Mercer, McDowell

PRINCETON — Southern West Virginia’s persistent drug-abuse problem is now evident in state statistics: Both Mercer County and neighboring McDowell County have some of the highest rates for drug overdoses and drug-related health problems.The Bureau for ... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - 4 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Seattle ranks No. 2 for cyclist and pedestrian safety

Click to enlargeConsidering the amount of behind-the-wheel texting and mobile phone calling we see every day in this city, the following may come as a surprise: Among large U.S. cities,  Seattle has the second-lowest fatality rate for pedestrians and ... [Published Seattle Times - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 4 reports

Chinese women's life expectancy rises to 77

The life expectancy of Chinese women has increased from 73.33 years in 2000 to 77.37 years in 2013, indicating considerable improvement in their health, according to new data revealed by health authorities.The rate of maternal death was reduced in the ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 3 reports

How Will We Know if Obamacare Is a Success?

Will Obamacare be a success? Ross Douthat thinks we should all lay down some firm guidelines and hold ourselves to them. For my own part, I’ll lay down this marker for the future: If, in 2023, the uninsured rate is where the C.B.O. currently projects ... [Published Mother Jones - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

How Americans Die

The mortality rate fell by about 17 percent from 1968 through 2010, years for which we have detailed data.Read the whole story at Bloomberg ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 18 2014]
Entities: Morbidity
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Logan Co. ranked 41 in state for childhood d...

The West Virginia Kids Count Data Book was released Wednesday, April 16, and the results for Logan County were shocking.Logan ranks 41st out of W.Va. 55 counties in early child development. The ranking is based on percent low birthweight babies; infant ... [Published Logan Banner - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 3 reports

Minorities Disproportionately Impacted by Cancer in Michigan

The Michigan Department of Community Health issued the following news release:. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States and African Americans disproportionately have the highest death rate for any racial and ethnic group. Governor ... [Published Insurance News Net - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

10 killed in South Africa accident

Ten people were killed in a crash involving a taxi and a truck loaded with potatoes in South Africa's Free State Thursday, police said. The accident in Bethlehem, around 1,100 km from Cape Town, took place at a time when the government was intensifying ... [Published - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Reform NHS training system to end Black Wednesday death rate spike says report

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges is calling for changes to the doctors' training system to ensure that newly qualified doctors are always on duty with more senior ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Morbidity, NHS
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

New doctor rota in death rate link

Staggering junior doctors' training rotations could help to prevent the "black Wednesday" phenomenon, medical experts have said.Studies have previously linked the first Wednesday in August, the day when freshly-qualified doctors arrive on hospital wards, ... [Published - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Morbidity

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"The cancer crisis will continue to rise with a growing and aging population in China. It is an uphill battle for the country and closely related to everyone" Cheng said
Saudi Govt. Prohibits ` "Unauthorized’ Media Coverage Of MERS Avian Flu Diary. Marianne Jones identified this as a good site for keeping tabs on MERS CoV, which has a truly scary mortality rate. "
..."The Ice Doctors are a group of seasoned Sherpas—there's about seven of them—that prepare the route up the Khumbu Ice Fall," Arnette says. "They carry ladders and then lash them together across these crevasses so climbers can get across. Those are the guys that are going to be up there right now leading the way across the ice fall and trying to find survivors."

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Via MSF: MSF Continues Ebola Response in Guinea and Liberia. Excerpt:Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is deploying more than 60 international staff and 270 Guinean and Liberian staff to respond to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, ...
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Kevin Drum is laying out some markers for what he would consider an Obamacare success story in 2023.  He raises a good point about pre-65 mortality rates. But my biggest issue is with the age-adjusted mortality rate. I know this is a widely popular ...
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Source: Government of CanadaCountry: Canada, Guinea, Liberia April 18, 2014 The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Rona Ambrose, ...
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