Tag Archives: death

Meningococcal death in Adelaide

A 69-year-old man has died in an Adelaide hospital after becoming ill with meningococcal disease. South Australian Health said the man had been infected with the serotype W strain. “Multiple people who had close contact with the man have been identified, and one person has been directed to receive clearance antibiotics,” health authorities said in… Read More »

Death, Taxes — and Paperwork

By KIM BELLARD Tuesday, in case you missed it, was the deadline for filing your 2020 federal taxes (it was postponed  from its usual April 15 date due to “the unusual circumstances related to the pandemic”).  Nothing, Benjamin Franklin famously said, is certain but death and taxes, but if you live in the United States,… Read More »

Weight-reduction surgery for severely obese adults may prevent second heart attack, death

People with severe obesity (BMI >35) and a prior heart attack who undergo weight-reduction surgery may lower their risk of a second heart attack, major cardiovascular event, heart failure and death compared to people with similar medical histories who did not have weight-reduction surgery, according to new research published today in Circulation, the flagship journal… Read More »

How much of diet is related death

Roughly 73, people have lower-limb amputations each year due to diabetes. Data for some countries was also stronger than others, the researchers say. The paper was observational, meaning it can only detect trends and patterns, not causes and effects. He and his colleagues suggest that campaigns should concentrate on rebalancing diets. All fruits are healthful,… Read More »