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Former Olympian Johnny Weir Involved in Bitter Divorce Battle

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Former Olympic figure skater and color commentator Johnny Weir and his husband are involved in a tumultuous divorce battle. According to NJ.com, the couple, who have reportedly vacated their Lyndhurst, N.J. home, have filed pleadings before…

Three Rescued Atop Mountain Following Tennessee Plane Crash

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Three people who survived a plane crash in Carter County, Tenn., atop Holston Mountain, were rescued on March 19. The plane crash occurred in a remote area around 7:35 p.m., near the Carter and Sullivan County line. The crash involved a Cessna…

Denver Apartment Complex Failed to Perform Required Asbestos Testing

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According to 9News, Denver Environmental Health discovered that no asbestos testing had been completed for an apartment complex that had to be evacuated in February after asbestos was found during renovations. “Through the course of phone…

Woman Suffers Critical Injuries In Sarasota Workplace Accident

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A woman was critically injured after she was pinned beneath a 2,000-pound industrial machine at a Sarasota business on March 11. According to Bay News 9, the accident occurred after 6 p.m., at Eaton Corporation, a power management company located…

What Does a Retinopathy of Prematurity Coordinator (ROPC) Do?

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In an effort to address the number of prematurely born babies who suffer preventable blindness due to retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), some hospitals are utilizing a relatively new job role created just for monitoring newborns at risk for ROP.…

Will Cell Phone Bans While Driving Be Effective At Making Our Roads Safer?

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The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) conducted a study last November to create a measuring stick state authorities could use to device whether a new law that went into effect on January 1 of this year reduced the number of people…

Left Turns Made By Vehicles Are One Of The Most Dangerous Maneuvers For Motorcyclists

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Because they have no barrier between them and the hazard they make contact with, motorcyclists are exposed to more dangers on the road, which is why they are more likely to endure fatal accidents. Although any accident involving a motorcyclist…

Baylor University Construction Worker’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

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The family of a construction worker killed in January while working on Baylor University’s new football stadium has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the university and several construction companies, according to The Waco Tribune. The…

Retinopathy of Prematurity Requires Follow-up Care

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Learning that your newborn child has a devastating medical condition is every parent’s worst nightmare. However, premature babies diagnosed with the eye disease retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) may be able to overcome this condition if medical…