No one wants to make a repeat visit to the emergency room for the same complaint, but new research suggests it’s more common than previously thought and surprisingly, people frequently wind up at a different ER the second time around.
Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million emergency room visits each year, a study suggests.
Phyllis Frelich, a Tony Award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of “Children of a Lesser God,” has died. She was 70.
It was a busy Friday afternoon in mid-October for Maya Amitzy. She finished making dinner and preparing her house for guests. She decided to relax and lay out in her backyard to soak up some sun. It was a fateful decision.
Like every big game, this year’s Super Bowl is all about the numbers. From the stats of the players to the amount of food to the betting odds, there are numbers for just about everything involving the Super Bowl.
When you think about going to the emergency room, odds are the thought of the waiting room could be as painful as the problem that brought you there. Some facilities are now trying a new approach to the ER by allowing people to make reservations.
A little before midnight on a recent Friday, paramedics from the City of Miami brought in a man who had been found passed out in a Dumpster. Whether the man crawled into the Dumpster on his own or was tossed inside by others wasn’t clear.
It’s one of the busiest fire stations in the country and it’s right here in South Florida. See what happens when CBS4’s Carey Codd and Photo journalist Harrison Williams spend 24-hours in the House of Pain.
Whether they are sick or hurt, no one like waiting for hours and hours to see a doctor at a hospital’s emergency room. Now one healthcare provider is trying to change that – for a price.