A woman can proceed with a lawsuit against a county health department for failure to diagnose her breast cancer, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled.
The wounds people commonly called bed sores are also known as pressure ulcers. Most people associate them with the bedridden and elderly. After all, they tend to develop in areas where gravity forces contact between the body and supportive surfaces, such as a bed, chair or mobility device like a wheelchair.
Nursing home residents are some of the most vulnerable people in society. This is why they need to be protected and cared for, both physically and socially. We often accept that our loved ones need to live in a nursing home because we are concerned for their safety and believe that they need 24-hour care and support.
Two people were killed when the car they were riding in was hit by a Dodge Challenger that allegedly was taking part in a drag race on Detroit's west side.
While a dog attack can last only a few seconds, it can leave a lasting psychological and physical impact for the victim of the attack. If a dog bites a person's face or arm, this can lead to a visible scar that becomes difficult for the victims to conceal.
Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) happen in many different ways. Children get hurt when they crash their bikes. Football players suffer TBIs when they collide on the field. Workers get brain injuries when they fall from ladders or get struck by falling objects.