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Medical examiner: Boy, 12, from Southwest Side is youngest COVID-19 victim in Cook County

Medical examiner: Boy, 12, from Southwest Side is youngest COVID-19 victim in Cook County

A 12-year-old Gage Park neighborhood boy who died early Thursday morning, has become the youngest victim of the COVID-19 virus in Cook County, officials said. Read full article: Medical examiner: Boy, 12, from Southwes...→

Medical examiner: Boy, 12, from Southwest Side is youngest COVID-19 victim in Cook County

Medical examiner: Boy, 12, from Southwest Side is youngest COVID-19 victim in Cook County

A 12-year-old Gage Park neighborhood boy who died early Thursday morning, has become the youngest victim of the COVID-19 virus in Cook County, officials said. Read full article: Medical examiner: Boy, 12, from Southwes...→

6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID-19 after developing rash, his parents also tested positive

6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID-19 after developing rash, his parents also tested positive

Research shows COVID-19 could be linked to other illnesses like Kawasaki disease, an acute multisystem inflammatory disease of blood vessels that most commonly [...] Read full article: 6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID...→

Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’t breathe” at Michigan youth facility ruled a homicide by medical examiner.

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’t breathe” at Michigan youth facility ruled a homicide by medical examiner. Read full article: Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’...→

Virginia Mason Medical Center confirms four COVID-19 cases among operating-room staff

"Fewer than five" staff members "who work in or near" the hospital's operating rooms have tested positive for the disease caused by the novel coronavirus withi [...] Read full article: Virginia Mason Medical Center confirms f...→

Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Graduates from UC Irvine medical school share their resolve to fight COVID-19 on the front lines and help their communities after drive-through commencement. Read full article: Medical school graduates ready to fight ...→

Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; get help, Naperville doctor says

Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; get help, Naperville doctor says

Waiting to get treatment for medical emergencies is a huge unnecessary risk, doctors say, as they urge patients not to fear COVID-19 when they need help. Read full article: Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; ...→

Top medical journal retracts study that questioned use of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 treatment

Top medical journal retracts study that questioned use of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 treatment

A leading medical journal on Thursday retracted a prominent report that halted global trials of controversial anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in the race [...] Read full article: Top medical journal retracts study that ...→

Medical journals raise concerns over data from COVID studies

Chicago-based Surgisphere Corp., faced questions over data supplied to two coronavirus studies, including one that looked at the effectiveness of hydroxychloro [...] Read full article: Medical journals raise concerns over dat...→

Medical examiner: George Floyd died of homicide, had drugs in his system

Medical examiner: George Floyd died of homicide, had drugs in his system

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner released Monday updated autopsy results for George Floyd, ruling that he was killed while being restrained by police offic [...] Read full article: Medical examiner: George Floyd died of h...→

George Floyd death ruled a homicide by medical examiner

George Floyd death ruled a homicide by medical examiner

The report’s release came hours after pathologists hired by Floyds’ family concluded that he died after blood and air flow was cut off to his brain. Read full article: George Floyd death ruled a homicide by m...→

The Latest: Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide

WASHINGTON - Hours before the District of Columbia’s 7 p.m. curfew was to go into effect, nearly a dozen National Guard vehicles rumbled through the White Hous [...] Read full article: The Latest: Medical examiner lists Floyd...→

PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The Medical Center of Aurora

PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The Medical Center of Aurora

Denver Post photojournalist AAron Ontiveroz documented medical professionals at work inside the ICU Covid ward at the Medical Center of Aurora on May 27, 2020. Read full article: PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The ...→

Medical examiner rules teen’s death homicide, 3 charged

Medical examiner rules teen’s death homicide, 3 charged

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Three staff members of a Michigan youth center have been charged in the death of a Black teenager who died while... Read full article: Medical examiner rules teen’s death homi...→

Missing 9-year-old boy with medical condition was last seen in east Austin

Missing 9-year-old boy with medical condition was last seen in east Austin

A 9-year-old boy who has been missing since Wednesday morning was last seen in east Austin, police say. Read full article: Missing 9-year-old boy with medical cond...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side preschool, alderman says

Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side preschool, alderman says

A Southwest Side alderman is calling on residents to help catch whomever scrawled racist graffiti on the front of a preschool in the Brighton Park neighborhood [...] Read full article: Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side ...→

Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim regarding increase in COVID-19 cases

Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim regarding increase in COVID-19 cases

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Medical experts are claiming that the recent increase in coronavirus cases throughout Florida are concerning, despite Florida Gov. [...] Read full article: Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim ...→

Medical examiner details autopsy findings in police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, death ruled homicide

Medical examiner details autopsy findings in police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, death ruled homicide

Atlanta police shooting autopsy reveals Rayshard Brooks suffered 2 gunshot wounds to the back, death ruled homicide As the killing of a 27-year-old black man i [...] Read full article: Medical examiner details autopsy finding...→

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

CHICAGO (CBS) — ...   A nine-month-old boy who died in March succumbed to COVID-19. The child is believed to be the youngest victim of the coronavirus in Cook [...] Read full article: Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Ol...→

Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus deaths: medical examiner

With 33 more COVID-19 deaths, the county’s total rose to 4,005, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus dea...→

Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds $71M Emergency Department In Southwest Dallas 

Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds $71M Emergency Department In Southwest Dallas 

Methodist Health System announced plans to break ground on a major three-story addition to Methodist Charlton Medical Center. Read full article: Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds...→

South Side eateries open for business amid ‘double-whammy’ of COVID-19, protests turning violent

South Side eateries open for business amid ‘double-whammy’ of COVID-19, protests turning violent

South Side black restaurateurs are striving for normalcy while facing the reality of profit loss amid unforeseen circumstances. Read full article: South Side eateries open for business am...→

George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical examiner says, as experts dispute cause of death

George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical examiner says, as experts dispute cause of death

A private autopsy ordered by Floyd's family declared he died of "asphyxiation," a lack of oxygen. But the medical examiner says otherwise. Read full article: George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical ex...→

Official medical examiner report rules homicide in George Floyd’s death

Official medical examiner report rules homicide in George Floyd’s death

The county medical examiner overseeing George Floyd’s case in Minnesota ruled his death a homicide in a report released Monday. “Cause of death: Cardiopulmonar [...] Read full article: Official medical examiner report rules h...→

Lenders fight South Side apartment sale amid COVID

A court-appointed receiver is pushing ahead with the sale of nearly 400 South Side apartments tied to an alleged Ponzi scheme, but he’s facing resistance from [...] Read full article: Lenders fight South Side apartment sale ...→

Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On Detroit's West Side

Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On Detroit's West Side

A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot while at a house party Tuesday night on Detroit's west side.  Read full article: Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On ...→

3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chicago's Southwest Side

3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chicago's Southwest Side

A 3-year-old girl was grazed by a bullet Monday afternoon in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the city’s Southwest Side when an individual inside a vehicle ope [...] Read full article: 3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chic...→

Death of man found hanged in Manhattan park ruled suicide, medical examiner says

Death of man found hanged in Manhattan park ruled suicide, medical examiner says

A Bronx man who was found hanged in a Manhattan park last week died by suicide, the city’s medical examiner said Tuesday. Read full article: Death of man found hanged in Manhattan p...→

Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Rayshard Brooks Twice in the Back

Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Rayshard Brooks Twice in the Back

A black man who was shot and killed by police Saturday night died of organ damage and blood loss after he was shot twice in the back. Read full article: Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Ra...→

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded in Shooting on Southwest Side

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded in Shooting on Southwest Side

An off-duty Chicago police officer was wounded in a shooting on Chicago’s Southwest Side early Tuesday, officials said. Read full article: Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded ...→

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

The influential New England Medical Journal and the Lancet have retracted controversial papers on COVID-19 treatments amid backlash. Read full article: Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted ...→

Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examiner rules man's death in police custody a homicide

Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examiner rules man's death in police custody a homicide

A medical examiner in Washington has classified the death of a black man who died in police custody a homicide, the Tacoma News Tribune reports. Read full article: Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examine...→

George Floyd had coronavirus, medical examiner says

George Floyd had coronavirus, medical examiner says

An autopsy released Wednesday showed that George Floyd, the black man killed by a Minneapolis police officer, had the coronavirus. Read full article: George Floyd had coronavirus, medical ex...→

Quiet night marked by peaceful protests at Governor’s Residence, Capitol; Medical Examiner rules Floyd’s death a homicide | MinnPost

Plus: Minneapolis police union head says cops are being made 'scapegoats'; Trump threatens to deploy active-duty U.S. troops; Illinois man charged after livest [...] Read full article: Quiet night marked by peaceful protests ...→

Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homicide; Heart Stopped While Restrained

Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homicide; Heart Stopped While Restrained

A medical examiner on Monday classified George Floyd's death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck, in a wid [...] Read full article: Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homici...→

Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide, says heart stopped while being restrained

Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide, says heart stopped while being restrained

A Minneapolis medical examiner has classified George Floyd's death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck. Read full article: Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as ...→

Advance medical directives vital during COVID-19 pandemic | WTOP

Advance directives — living wills and health care proxies or powers of attorney — are legal documents that people need more control over during the pandemic. Read full article: Advance medical directives vital during ...→

6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID-19 after developing rash, his parents also tested positive

6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID-19 after developing rash, his parents also tested positive

Research shows COVID-19 could be linked to other illnesses like Kawasaki disease, an acute multisystem inflammatory disease of blood vessels that most commonly [...] Read full article: 6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID...→

Missing 9-year-old boy with medical condition was last seen in east Austin

Missing 9-year-old boy with medical condition was last seen in east Austin

A 9-year-old boy who has been missing since Wednesday morning was last seen in east Austin, police say. Read full article: Missing 9-year-old boy with medical cond...→

3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chicago's Southwest Side

3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chicago's Southwest Side

A 3-year-old girl was grazed by a bullet Monday afternoon in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the city’s Southwest Side when an individual inside a vehicle ope [...] Read full article: 3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chic...→

Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side preschool, alderman says

Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side preschool, alderman says

A Southwest Side alderman is calling on residents to help catch whomever scrawled racist graffiti on the front of a preschool in the Brighton Park neighborhood [...] Read full article: Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side ...→

Death of man found hanged in Manhattan park ruled suicide, medical examiner says

Death of man found hanged in Manhattan park ruled suicide, medical examiner says

A Bronx man who was found hanged in a Manhattan park last week died by suicide, the city’s medical examiner said Tuesday. Read full article: Death of man found hanged in Manhattan p...→

Medical examiner details autopsy findings in police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, death ruled homicide

Medical examiner details autopsy findings in police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, death ruled homicide

Atlanta police shooting autopsy reveals Rayshard Brooks suffered 2 gunshot wounds to the back, death ruled homicide As the killing of a 27-year-old black man i [...] Read full article: Medical examiner details autopsy finding...→

Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Graduates from UC Irvine medical school share their resolve to fight COVID-19 on the front lines and help their communities after drive-through commencement. Read full article: Medical school graduates ready to fight ...→

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded in Shooting on Southwest Side

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded in Shooting on Southwest Side

An off-duty Chicago police officer was wounded in a shooting on Chicago’s Southwest Side early Tuesday, officials said. Read full article: Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded ...→

Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus deaths: medical examiner

With 33 more COVID-19 deaths, the county’s total rose to 4,005, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus dea...→

Top medical journal retracts study that questioned use of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 treatment

Top medical journal retracts study that questioned use of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 treatment

A leading medical journal on Thursday retracted a prominent report that halted global trials of controversial anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in the race [...] Read full article: Top medical journal retracts study that ...→

Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examiner rules man's death in police custody a homicide

Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examiner rules man's death in police custody a homicide

A medical examiner in Washington has classified the death of a black man who died in police custody a homicide, the Tacoma News Tribune reports. Read full article: Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examine...→

South Side eateries open for business amid ‘double-whammy’ of COVID-19, protests turning violent

South Side eateries open for business amid ‘double-whammy’ of COVID-19, protests turning violent

South Side black restaurateurs are striving for normalcy while facing the reality of profit loss amid unforeseen circumstances. Read full article: South Side eateries open for business am...→

Medical journals raise concerns over data from COVID studies

Chicago-based Surgisphere Corp., faced questions over data supplied to two coronavirus studies, including one that looked at the effectiveness of hydroxychloro [...] Read full article: Medical journals raise concerns over dat...→

Quiet night marked by peaceful protests at Governor’s Residence, Capitol; Medical Examiner rules Floyd’s death a homicide | MinnPost

Plus: Minneapolis police union head says cops are being made 'scapegoats'; Trump threatens to deploy active-duty U.S. troops; Illinois man charged after livest [...] Read full article: Quiet night marked by peaceful protests ...→

George Floyd death ruled a homicide by medical examiner

George Floyd death ruled a homicide by medical examiner

The report’s release came hours after pathologists hired by Floyds’ family concluded that he died after blood and air flow was cut off to his brain. Read full article: George Floyd death ruled a homicide by m...→

Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide, says heart stopped while being restrained

Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide, says heart stopped while being restrained

A Minneapolis medical examiner has classified George Floyd's death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck. Read full article: Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as ...→

Lenders fight South Side apartment sale amid COVID

A court-appointed receiver is pushing ahead with the sale of nearly 400 South Side apartments tied to an alleged Ponzi scheme, but he’s facing resistance from [...] Read full article: Lenders fight South Side apartment sale ...→

PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The Medical Center of Aurora

PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The Medical Center of Aurora

Denver Post photojournalist AAron Ontiveroz documented medical professionals at work inside the ICU Covid ward at the Medical Center of Aurora on May 27, 2020. Read full article: PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The ...→

Medical examiner rules teen’s death homicide, 3 charged

Medical examiner rules teen’s death homicide, 3 charged

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Three staff members of a Michigan youth center have been charged in the death of a Black teenager who died while... Read full article: Medical examiner rules teen’s death homi...→

Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’t breathe” at Michigan youth facility ruled a homicide by medical examiner.

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’t breathe” at Michigan youth facility ruled a homicide by medical examiner. Read full article: Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’...→

Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On Detroit's West Side

Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On Detroit's West Side

A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot while at a house party Tuesday night on Detroit's west side.  Read full article: Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On ...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

Virginia Mason Medical Center confirms four COVID-19 cases among operating-room staff

"Fewer than five" staff members "who work in or near" the hospital's operating rooms have tested positive for the disease caused by the novel coronavirus withi [...] Read full article: Virginia Mason Medical Center confirms f...→

Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim regarding increase in COVID-19 cases

Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim regarding increase in COVID-19 cases

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Medical experts are claiming that the recent increase in coronavirus cases throughout Florida are concerning, despite Florida Gov. [...] Read full article: Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim ...→

Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Rayshard Brooks Twice in the Back

Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Rayshard Brooks Twice in the Back

A black man who was shot and killed by police Saturday night died of organ damage and blood loss after he was shot twice in the back. Read full article: Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Ra...→

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

CHICAGO (CBS) — ...   A nine-month-old boy who died in March succumbed to COVID-19. The child is believed to be the youngest victim of the coronavirus in Cook [...] Read full article: Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Ol...→

Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; get help, Naperville doctor says

Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; get help, Naperville doctor says

Waiting to get treatment for medical emergencies is a huge unnecessary risk, doctors say, as they urge patients not to fear COVID-19 when they need help. Read full article: Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; ...→

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

The influential New England Medical Journal and the Lancet have retracted controversial papers on COVID-19 treatments amid backlash. Read full article: Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted ...→

Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds $71M Emergency Department In Southwest Dallas 

Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds $71M Emergency Department In Southwest Dallas 

Methodist Health System announced plans to break ground on a major three-story addition to Methodist Charlton Medical Center. Read full article: Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds...→

George Floyd had coronavirus, medical examiner says

George Floyd had coronavirus, medical examiner says

An autopsy released Wednesday showed that George Floyd, the black man killed by a Minneapolis police officer, had the coronavirus. Read full article: George Floyd had coronavirus, medical ex...→

George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical examiner says, as experts dispute cause of death

George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical examiner says, as experts dispute cause of death

A private autopsy ordered by Floyd's family declared he died of "asphyxiation," a lack of oxygen. But the medical examiner says otherwise. Read full article: George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical ex...→

Medical examiner: George Floyd died of homicide, had drugs in his system

Medical examiner: George Floyd died of homicide, had drugs in his system

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner released Monday updated autopsy results for George Floyd, ruling that he was killed while being restrained by police offic [...] Read full article: Medical examiner: George Floyd died of h...→

Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homicide; Heart Stopped While Restrained

Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homicide; Heart Stopped While Restrained

A medical examiner on Monday classified George Floyd's death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck, in a wid [...] Read full article: Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homici...→

Official medical examiner report rules homicide in George Floyd’s death

Official medical examiner report rules homicide in George Floyd’s death

The county medical examiner overseeing George Floyd’s case in Minnesota ruled his death a homicide in a report released Monday. “Cause of death: Cardiopulmonar [...] Read full article: Official medical examiner report rules h...→

The Latest: Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide

WASHINGTON - Hours before the District of Columbia’s 7 p.m. curfew was to go into effect, nearly a dozen National Guard vehicles rumbled through the White Hous [...] Read full article: The Latest: Medical examiner lists Floyd...→

Advance medical directives vital during COVID-19 pandemic | WTOP

Advance directives — living wills and health care proxies or powers of attorney — are legal documents that people need more control over during the pandemic. Read full article: Advance medical directives vital during ...→

6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID-19 after developing rash, his parents also tested positive

6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID-19 after developing rash, his parents also tested positive

Research shows COVID-19 could be linked to other illnesses like Kawasaki disease, an acute multisystem inflammatory disease of blood vessels that most commonly [...] Read full article: 6-month-old boy tests positive for COVID...→

Medical examiner rules teen’s death homicide, 3 charged

Medical examiner rules teen’s death homicide, 3 charged

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Three staff members of a Michigan youth center have been charged in the death of a Black teenager who died while... Read full article: Medical examiner rules teen’s death homi...→

Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’t breathe” at Michigan youth facility ruled a homicide by medical examiner.

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’t breathe” at Michigan youth facility ruled a homicide by medical examiner. Read full article: Death of Black teen who screamed “I can’...→

Missing 9-year-old boy with medical condition was last seen in east Austin

Missing 9-year-old boy with medical condition was last seen in east Austin

A 9-year-old boy who has been missing since Wednesday morning was last seen in east Austin, police say. Read full article: Missing 9-year-old boy with medical cond...→

Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On Detroit's West Side

Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On Detroit's West Side

A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot while at a house party Tuesday night on Detroit's west side.  Read full article: Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot On ...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chicago's Southwest Side

3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chicago's Southwest Side

A 3-year-old girl was grazed by a bullet Monday afternoon in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the city’s Southwest Side when an individual inside a vehicle ope [...] Read full article: 3-Year-Old Girl Grazed by Bullet on Chic...→

Virginia Mason Medical Center confirms four COVID-19 cases among operating-room staff

"Fewer than five" staff members "who work in or near" the hospital's operating rooms have tested positive for the disease caused by the novel coronavirus withi [...] Read full article: Virginia Mason Medical Center confirms f...→

Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side preschool, alderman says

Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side preschool, alderman says

A Southwest Side alderman is calling on residents to help catch whomever scrawled racist graffiti on the front of a preschool in the Brighton Park neighborhood [...] Read full article: Racist graffiti found on Southwest Side ...→

Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim regarding increase in COVID-19 cases

Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim regarding increase in COVID-19 cases

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Medical experts are claiming that the recent increase in coronavirus cases throughout Florida are concerning, despite Florida Gov. [...] Read full article: Medical experts counter DeSantis’ claim ...→

Death of man found hanged in Manhattan park ruled suicide, medical examiner says

Death of man found hanged in Manhattan park ruled suicide, medical examiner says

A Bronx man who was found hanged in a Manhattan park last week died by suicide, the city’s medical examiner said Tuesday. Read full article: Death of man found hanged in Manhattan p...→

Medical examiner details autopsy findings in police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, death ruled homicide

Medical examiner details autopsy findings in police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, death ruled homicide

Atlanta police shooting autopsy reveals Rayshard Brooks suffered 2 gunshot wounds to the back, death ruled homicide As the killing of a 27-year-old black man i [...] Read full article: Medical examiner details autopsy finding...→

Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Rayshard Brooks Twice in the Back

Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Rayshard Brooks Twice in the Back

A black man who was shot and killed by police Saturday night died of organ damage and blood loss after he was shot twice in the back. Read full article: Medical Examiner: Police Fatally Shot Ra...→

Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Graduates from UC Irvine medical school share their resolve to fight COVID-19 on the front lines and help their communities after drive-through commencement. Read full article: Medical school graduates ready to fight ...→

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

CHICAGO (CBS) — ...   A nine-month-old boy who died in March succumbed to COVID-19. The child is believed to be the youngest victim of the coronavirus in Cook [...] Read full article: Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Ol...→

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded in Shooting on Southwest Side

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded in Shooting on Southwest Side

An off-duty Chicago police officer was wounded in a shooting on Chicago’s Southwest Side early Tuesday, officials said. Read full article: Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Wounded ...→

Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; get help, Naperville doctor says

Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; get help, Naperville doctor says

Waiting to get treatment for medical emergencies is a huge unnecessary risk, doctors say, as they urge patients not to fear COVID-19 when they need help. Read full article: Medical emergency? Don't fear COVID-19; ...→

Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus deaths: medical examiner

With 33 more COVID-19 deaths, the county’s total rose to 4,005, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus dea...→

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

The influential New England Medical Journal and the Lancet have retracted controversial papers on COVID-19 treatments amid backlash. Read full article: Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted ...→

Top medical journal retracts study that questioned use of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 treatment

Top medical journal retracts study that questioned use of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 treatment

A leading medical journal on Thursday retracted a prominent report that halted global trials of controversial anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in the race [...] Read full article: Top medical journal retracts study that ...→

Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds $71M Emergency Department In Southwest Dallas 

Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds $71M Emergency Department In Southwest Dallas 

Methodist Health System announced plans to break ground on a major three-story addition to Methodist Charlton Medical Center. Read full article: Methodist Charlton Medical Center Builds...→

Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examiner rules man's death in police custody a homicide

Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examiner rules man's death in police custody a homicide

A medical examiner in Washington has classified the death of a black man who died in police custody a homicide, the Tacoma News Tribune reports. Read full article: Manuel Ellis: Washington medical examine...→

South Side eateries open for business amid ‘double-whammy’ of COVID-19, protests turning violent

South Side eateries open for business amid ‘double-whammy’ of COVID-19, protests turning violent

South Side black restaurateurs are striving for normalcy while facing the reality of profit loss amid unforeseen circumstances. Read full article: South Side eateries open for business am...→

George Floyd had coronavirus, medical examiner says

George Floyd had coronavirus, medical examiner says

An autopsy released Wednesday showed that George Floyd, the black man killed by a Minneapolis police officer, had the coronavirus. Read full article: George Floyd had coronavirus, medical ex...→

Medical journals raise concerns over data from COVID studies

Chicago-based Surgisphere Corp., faced questions over data supplied to two coronavirus studies, including one that looked at the effectiveness of hydroxychloro [...] Read full article: Medical journals raise concerns over dat...→

George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical examiner says, as experts dispute cause of death

George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical examiner says, as experts dispute cause of death

A private autopsy ordered by Floyd's family declared he died of "asphyxiation," a lack of oxygen. But the medical examiner says otherwise. Read full article: George Floyd was on fentanyl, medical ex...→

Quiet night marked by peaceful protests at Governor’s Residence, Capitol; Medical Examiner rules Floyd’s death a homicide | MinnPost

Plus: Minneapolis police union head says cops are being made 'scapegoats'; Trump threatens to deploy active-duty U.S. troops; Illinois man charged after livest [...] Read full article: Quiet night marked by peaceful protests ...→

Medical examiner: George Floyd died of homicide, had drugs in his system

Medical examiner: George Floyd died of homicide, had drugs in his system

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner released Monday updated autopsy results for George Floyd, ruling that he was killed while being restrained by police offic [...] Read full article: Medical examiner: George Floyd died of h...→

Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homicide; Heart Stopped While Restrained

Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homicide; Heart Stopped While Restrained

A medical examiner on Monday classified George Floyd's death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck, in a wid [...] Read full article: Medical Examiner: Floyd's Death a Homici...→

George Floyd death ruled a homicide by medical examiner

George Floyd death ruled a homicide by medical examiner

The report’s release came hours after pathologists hired by Floyds’ family concluded that he died after blood and air flow was cut off to his brain. Read full article: George Floyd death ruled a homicide by m...→

Official medical examiner report rules homicide in George Floyd’s death

Official medical examiner report rules homicide in George Floyd’s death

The county medical examiner overseeing George Floyd’s case in Minnesota ruled his death a homicide in a report released Monday. “Cause of death: Cardiopulmonar [...] Read full article: Official medical examiner report rules h...→

Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide, says heart stopped while being restrained

Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide, says heart stopped while being restrained

A Minneapolis medical examiner has classified George Floyd's death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck. Read full article: Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as ...→

The Latest: Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death as homicide

WASHINGTON - Hours before the District of Columbia’s 7 p.m. curfew was to go into effect, nearly a dozen National Guard vehicles rumbled through the White Hous [...] Read full article: The Latest: Medical examiner lists Floyd...→

Lenders fight South Side apartment sale amid COVID

A court-appointed receiver is pushing ahead with the sale of nearly 400 South Side apartments tied to an alleged Ponzi scheme, but he’s facing resistance from [...] Read full article: Lenders fight South Side apartment sale ...→

Advance medical directives vital during COVID-19 pandemic | WTOP

Advance directives — living wills and health care proxies or powers of attorney — are legal documents that people need more control over during the pandemic. Read full article: Advance medical directives vital during ...→

PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The Medical Center of Aurora

PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The Medical Center of Aurora

Denver Post photojournalist AAron Ontiveroz documented medical professionals at work inside the ICU Covid ward at the Medical Center of Aurora on May 27, 2020. Read full article: PHOTOS: Inside the COVID-19 ward at The ...→