Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

New Mexico Judge Says Doctors Can Aid in Dying

Date:
January 14, 2014
Source:
Newsy / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
The judge's ruling could make New Mexico the fifth state in the US to allow doctors to help terminally ill, mentally competent patients die.


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-09-20 at 8:18 pm EDT

Hospitals Overprescribe Antibiotics, Fueling Superbugs: CDC

Hospitals Overprescribe Antibiotics, Fueling Superbugs: CDC

Newsy (Mar. 5, 2014) — A new report from the CDC says doctors in some hospitals prescribe three times as many antibiotics as doctors in other hospitals. Video provided by Newsy
Powered by NewsLook.com
Nurse Bags: A Hospital Health Threat?

Nurse Bags: A Hospital Health Threat?

Ivanhoe (June 13, 2013) — Getting sick or dying from something you catch while in the hospital happens more than you may think; 1.7 million people get infections in hospitals every year, and nearly 100,000 people will die from them. While hospitals have safety measures in place, they can’t protect you from what they don’t know is a potential threat.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Pencil Removed From Man's Head After 15 Years

Pencil Removed From Man's Head After 15 Years

Buzz60 (May 29, 2013) — German doctors say a man unknowingly spent 15 years with a pencil in his head, but it has now been removed. The unnamed man says he doesn't know how it got there, but it's out now and doctors say he's going to be alright. It's not the first time this has happened; a German woman had a pencil in her skull for even longer. Patrick Jones reports.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Your Chances of Dying by 2023? Test Offers Clue

Your Chances of Dying by 2023? Test Offers Clue

AP (Mar. 5, 2013) — What are your chances of dying in the next 10 years? Here are some signs: getting winded walking several blocks, smoking, and having trouble pushing a chair across the room. That's according to a new "mortality index" for people older than 50.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins