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According to Reuters, laundry detergent pods are responsible for more than 17,000 calls to poison control centers in 2012 and 2013, including over 700 hospitalizations. A study published in Pediatrics showed that 17,230 calls were made about children who were exposed to or swallowed the liquid in detergent...
According to CBS News, improving methods of communication during shift changes can reduce the risk of adverse events in patients by 30 percent. In a study published in The New England Journal of Medicine, researchers looked at 11,000 patients, seeking to improve the ways in which physicians pass patient...
Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old with stage 4 glioblastoma multiforme has chosen to end her own life under Oregon's "Death with Dignity Act" CNN Health reports. Maynard's story went viral when she announced the date of her own death via YouTube following the completion of the items on her bucket list. The...