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Medical Deaths

The 3 Forces: The Perfect Storm Making Medical Errors the 3rd Leading Cause of Death

John Weeks | Posted 09.06.2016 | Healthy Living
John Weeks

I previously posted twice on the scientific review paper led by Hopkins' researcher Martin Makary, MD, that concluded medical errors are the nation's ...

Why Was the Study Finding 250,000 USA Medical Deaths Published in a British Journal?

John Weeks | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
John Weeks

The astonishing headline last month that medical errors are the 3rd most significant cause of death in the USA -- at an estimated 251,000 per year -- ...

Count the Dead From Medical Harm

Rosemary Gibson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rosemary Gibson

Secrecy is unraveling the fabric of the health care system. The dishonor of the deceased is taking its toll. There is only one way out. Count the dead and the injured. Honor them as we would all wish to be honored.

FBI Revisits 1982 Tylenol Death Case

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- FBI agents searched the home of a one-time leading suspect in the 1982 murders of seven people who swallowed tainted Tylenol as pa...