Ohio hospital put on lockdown over possible active shooter situation

An Ohio hospital was put on lockdown after reports of a potential active shooter situation. An “all clear” was eventually given after police searched the building floor-by-floor. Authorities were deployed to The Cleveland Clinic – Medina Hospital in Medina, Ohio, after receiving reports that a woman was in possession of a firearm and threatening people. […]

Hospital patients thought they would miss out on Election Day — until these 2 nurses came to the rescue

Lenox Hill Hospital Two Lenox Hill Hospital nurses created a program so their patients could vote on Election Day this past Tuesday, the New York Post reported. Many of the patients were hospitalized for last-minute emergencies or in labor, so they couldn’t physically leave the hospital to complete their ballots. For hospitals without voting programs, […]

Police operation underway in Dunkirk hospital after reports of bomb threat

Published time: 7 Nov, 2018 10:49 Edited time: 7 Nov, 2018 10:59 Police are deployed in downtown Dunkirk, northern France, after reports of a woman threatening to detonate a bomb in the city’s hospital. An evacuation of the building is underway. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block ads! (Why?)

Star Wars 9 trailer DELAYED? John Williams rushed to hospital, pulls out of London show

The legendary composer was expected to conduct The London Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall this Friday, October 26, in a celebration of his remarkable career. Instead, the 86-year-old has been admitted to hospital. Concerts with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra on November 3 and 4 have also been affected. All three shows will go […]

Europe's Home Birth Capital Sees Moms Opt for Hospital

Not so long ago, healthy pregnant women in the Netherlands who wanted to give birth in a hospital, rather than at home, were rare. They were usually foreigners who didn’t trust or understand the medical system. Now, says Amsterdam-based doula Maartje Bruning, a “vast majority” of her clients don’t plan to give birth at home […]

‘There’s not a day that we go into work feeling safe’: Video shows violent attack on Winnipeg hospital staff

A shocking video shows an attack on staff at a Winnipeg hospital, but workers tell CBC it’s all too common — and they need more support for security, on-site police and even metal detectors to protect against rising violence blamed on the meth crisis.

A 13-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital after being attacked by a shark while lobster diving near San Diego

KTLA A 13-year-old boy was attacked by a shark while diving for lobsters off an Encinitas, California beach Saturday morning.  The boy was taken by helicopter to Rady Children’s Hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery.  His condition was upgraded from critical to serious on Sunday and doctors say he is expected to survive his injuries.  […]