Mom, 33, who lost all her limbs after giving birth sues hospital — Metro

She claims she returned to the hospital with stomach pains the day but was told she just had a stomach ache and constipation and was sent home.

via Mum, 33, who lost all her limbs after giving birth sues hospital — Metro

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Antibiotic-resistant infection in hospitals kills 23,000 per year — Top rated and expert home health care services

Prior to antibiotics, half of the world’s population died from infections. This is the reality we now face yet again, unless we somehow manage to get antibiotic resistance under control Bacteria are incredibly adaptable, capable of sharing genetic material through proximity alone. If they’re close enough, gene packages can rapidly transfer between different bacteria Bacteriophages, […]

via Antibiotic-resistant infection in hospitals kills 23,000 per year — Top rated and expert home health care services

Apple aims to get an iPad in the hands of every hospital patient — Kopitiam Bot

(Source: techcrunch.com) Apple has made great strides in health in the last few years and if it gets its way, there will be an iPad in the hands of every hospital patient. It’s already started with a smattering of hospitals around the U.S. including Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego, MetroSouth Medical Center in […]

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Trust. WTF?

The court of public opinion just put trust in a bus and drove it off a cliff. Faith in four major institutions of society—government, business, media and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)—is now at its lowest point ever, according to the latest results of the Edelman Trust Barometer. “Distrusters”—those who rank under 50 percent in their trust […]

via ‘Trust’ is Just a Word After All — EdAccessible