One thing that can have a very big impact on the health and quality of life of a nursing home resident is the quality of the care they receive at the home. Thus, it is vital for nursing homes and their staff members to act properly in all aspects of resident care. This includes the prescribing of medications to...

One of the types of distractions a driver can experience is mental distraction. This is when a driver's mind isn't fully focused on driving. Such a lack of focus can create some big problems. It could cause a driver to not be able to react to what's going on out on the road as quickly as they should, which...

A Texas high school football player died last weekend. He collapsed before halftime at a Friday night game and died soon after at the hospital. According to Fox News, the family was told that an aneurysm was the cause of death and, in the doctor's opinion, the aneurysm may not have been related to football. The boy was 16...

Are the benefits of high school sports worth the risk to the players? One Missouri school board didn't think so. The board axed the district's high school football program in June, in part because of dwindling interest among students, and in part because three players suffered serious injuries last season.While the town is not alone in its shift away...

All too often, stories of children getting into accidents in swimming pools end in tragedy. So it with relief that we share the story of a 3-year-old Missouri girl who survived a scary drowning incident this summer.According to MaineNewsOnline.com, the girl was at a party with her friends this past July when she went into a swimming pool. Nobody...