Tag Archives: After

Multiple medications could help frail older adults live longer after heart attack but may impact function

Study Highlights: Nursing home residents prescribed three or four medications following a heart attack were less likely to die within 90 days than those prescribed only one medication. However, multiple medications did not impact the number of rehospitalizations. It was unclear if it increased functional decline. DALLAS  – Nursing home residents prescribed multiple medications following… Read More »

Woman, 50, dies after TOOTHPICK punctures her throat while boyfriend was accused of murder

Woman, 50, died after a TOOTHPICK got stuck in her throat while she ate bread and salami as doctors reveal her boyfriend was initially wrongly accused of her murder The unnamed woman had been to A&E twice in five days with a sore throat Doctors suggested the feeling of something lodged was ‘all in her… Read More »

CBS This Morning host Norah O'Donnell recovering after having emergency surgery to remove appendix

CBS This Morning host Norah O’Donnell, 45, urges fans to listen to their bodies after having her appendix removed in emergency surgery while on vacation Norah O’Donnell, 45, was rushed to the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston with severe abdominal pain  She was on spring break vacation with her husband, chef Geoff Tracy, at… Read More »