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?Man's Femur Goes Into His Ballsack After Motorcycle Crash [NSFW]

4 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

A 33-year-old man was admitted into an emergency room after a motorcycle crash in Germany. Doctors noticed the berries to his twig were hard, swollen, and blue, while his left leg was shorter than it should've been. Why? "Femoral-Head Dislocation to the Scrotum." Yes, the top of his femur was sheared off and shoved into his ballsack. Read more...

Actress and Singer Demi Lovato Rushed to the ER

Demi Lovato was reportedly rushed to the hospital on last Tuesday. You can relax though, it’s nothing too serious. The “Heart Attack” singer had apparently developed a lung infection, and was taken to the emergency room at the Providence Tarzana Medical Center in California on Feb. Show More Summary

Christy Mitchell Emergency Room Ordeal, Flees Hospital To Save Her Own Life — What Happened?

Christy Mitchell, an Atlanta, Georgia woman who suffers from a rare life-threatening condition, had to make a rush trip to a nearby emergency room last Friday when a crucial piece of the medical equipment that keeps her alive broke down. Show More Summary

Demi Lovato Rushed to the Hospital: Find Out Why!

Demi Lovato was rushed to the Emergency Room on Tuesday with a severe lung infection, sources have confirmed to TMZ. But the beloved young artist is expected to make a full recovery. A close friend reportedly transported Lovato to Providence...Show More Summary

ER and the Triple Hex

In 1998, Atul Gawande explored the question of whether accidents actually went up on Friday the 13 th and what happened in his emergency room when the date coincided with a full moon and a lunar eclipse. The original article is reprinted...Show More Summary

Tennessee Supreme Court Upholds Conviction of Mother Who Attempted to Heal Her Daughter’s Cancer with Prayer

In early 2002, a doctor told 15-year-old Jessica Crank she needed to go to an emergency room because of what was later diagnosed as Ewing’s Sarcoma, a cancerous bone tumor. Instead of doing that, her mother Jacqueline Crank turned to Jesus. Show More Summary

The deadly danger of Valentines day

Valentines Day may be more dangerous than you realize – especially if you kiss someone who’s eaten a food you’re allergic to! reports that food allergies send over 30,000 people to the emergency room each year and a significant number of those cases are caused by loose lips. Careless kissing Dr. Suzanne Teuber of […]

Watch Yourself: Freaky Toy Injuries Have More Than Doubled Since “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Gained Popularity

Solo Sexual Injuries Increased After “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Gotta be more careful! Via Washington Post: The number of Americans requiring emergency room care for injuries involving sex toys has approximately doubled since 2007, according to data from

Be aware of cost savings available to every patient

Spend less.  Live better.  Except, she didn’t have that long to live.  Maybe ten days … probably not. Thirty-three years old, an illegal Mexican migrant worker, she was diagnosed in an emergency room with an aggressive stomach cancer two years ago, and she had been fighting for her life ever since.  Multiple rounds of chemo […]

Sex toy injuries surged after ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ was published

The number of Americans requiring emergency room care for injuries involving sex toys has approximately doubled since 2007, according to data from the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Much of that increase happened in 2012 and 2013, following the release of the wildly popular erotic novels in the Fifty Shades of Grey series. And the overwhelming majority of these […]

A Baton Rouge ER Is Closing Because Bobby Jindal Won't Accept Medicaid Expansion

Louisiana's capital city is losing one of its emergency rooms: The Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Mid City will close its emergency room within the next 60 days, a victim of continuing red ink and the Jindal administration withdrawing...Show More Summary

Pittsburgh-area mall shooting injures three, two critically

MONROEVILLE, Pa. — Gunfire erupted at a Pittsburgh-area shopping center on Saturday, wounding three people, two critically, in a shooting that was targeted, police said. The mall and a hospital's emergency room were placed on lockdown...Show More Summary

3 wounded in Pittsburgh-area mall shooting

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

The mall and a hospital's emergency room on lockdown as police search for gunman.

Cause and effect in Lousiana

A major hospital in Baton Rouge, Lousiana is closing its emergency room because it is hemoraging money:  Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Mid City will close its emergency room within the next 60 days, a victim of continuing red ink and the Jindal administration withdrawing the financial support that kept it open…. The closest emergency rooms [Read more...]

Hey, Bobby Jindal, you could keep emergency room doors open with Medicaid expansion

The Jindal administration in Louisiana is on the defensive over the reporting of the Baton Rouge General Medical Center Mid City's decision to shut down its emergency room because it can't afford to keep it open. The state insists that it stepped up with $18 million in September to keep the doors of the ER open. Show More Summary

Suge Knight: Out of Hospital, Back in Prison

Finally, some good news for Suge Knight...kinda. It was reported yesterday that Knight was handcuffed to a hospital bed and the situation looked grim for the 49-year-old hip hop mogul. Knight was rushed to the emergency room moments after pleading not guilty to the hit-and-run murder of Terry Carter. Show More Summary

Bobby Jindal Insists Poor People Should ‘Take Better Care Of Themselves,’ Hoax Goes Viral

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s recent decision to close a local hospital emergency room has been met with backlash. As a matter of fact, some have even labeled him an “Indian Giver” since he’s opting to close the emergency room he initially offered financial support for so the doors could stay open. Show More Summary

We All Fit the Profile

Three and a half years ago I was in a hospital room, admitted after several fruitless hours in the emergency room, where they could not diagnose the source of the stabbing pain in my back, the ache in my arms, the cold sweat, and the choking sense of dread and foreboding pinning me to the bed. An EKG was normal. Show More Summary

Heart Attack Risks From Shoveling Show Are Real

Heart attack and musculoskeletal injuries are real risks during snowstorms. Shoveling snow during the Blizzard of 2015 has sent a man from Trumbull, Connecticut, to the emergency room. On Tuesday, an 80-year-old man suffered a heart attack while shoveling snow according to NECN. Show More Summary

Still Sober? Kim Richards Rushed To Emergency Room ‘Doubled Over In Pain,’ Concerned Sister Kyle Says

Kim Richards, on Tuesday night’s edition of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, wound up in the emergency room after her sobriety was questioned once again. While viewers… READ ON

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