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  • 13 American Airlines passengers hospitalized with puzzling illness

    04/21/2019 6:44:08 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 25 replies
    NY Post ^ | April 21, 2019 | 7:47pm | Max Jaeger
    The group had been visiting the Galapagos Islands and Ecuador before passing through Miami, an American Airlines rep told the outlet. Three other members reported feeling ill but were not hospitalized. A chaperone told American that the 13 “ate the same thing” before falling sick. No one else on the flight showed symptoms, according to the airline. Officials described the symptoms as mild — though they were not immediately sure what caused them.
  • ‘Cowboy Pinball’ Game At Kentucky Rodeo Leaves Several Injured

    02/21/2019 8:10:15 PM PST · by CaliforniaCraftBeer · 38 replies
    WDRB ^ | February 21, 2019 | Unknown Author
    The game "Cowboy Pinball" had contestants standing in the middle of the ring, trying to grab a hundred dollar bill from between a bull's horns. The first bull that entered the ring with the contestants Saturday night was relatively calm, but the second bull bucked and charged, tossing people into the air. Contestants did sign waivers before entering the competition.
  • Actress Heather Locklear Hospitalized For Psychiatric Evaluation [again]

    06/19/2018 8:08:46 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 66 replies
    cbs2la ^ | 06/18/2018
    Ventura County sheriffs said they were called to a home in the 4900 block of Summit View Drive in Thousand Oaks for a medical emergency and one person was taken to the hospital. “I think the family did the right thing,” said board certified psychiatrist Charles Sophey. “They were smart enough to call for help.” Sophey doesn’t treat Locklear but knows her history. Locklear has been in rehab numerous times including a treatment facility this past March, weeks after being arrested for domestic violence against her fiance and striking officers when she was in custody. “Clearly when she’s in these...
  • Joy Behar hospitalized after avocado accident

    06/12/2018 12:41:44 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 129 replies
    nypost ^ | 06/12/2018 | Bryan Hood
    Who knew avocados were so dangerous? On Tuesday’s episode of “The View,” co-host Joy Behar revealed she had to miss work Monday because she’d sliced open her hand cutting an avocado. “Saturday night, on my way to the event at the retreat, I stabbed myself in the hand with a knife,” she explained. “I was trying to desperately eat something, so I was trying to open an avocado. So I stuck the knife into the pit to get it out … and I stabbed myself!” At the hospital, where the 75-year-old stayed overnight and was administered an antibacterial drip to...
  • Man hospitalized after trying to take selfie with snake

    09/02/2015 4:44:43 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 18 replies
    CBS8 ^ | 08/26/15
    <p>AKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — A Lake Elsinore man may have to lose his hand after he picked up a rattlesnake in order to take a selfie with it.</p> <p>KCBS-TV reports that 36-year-old Alex Gomez snatched up the snake Monday at his family's ranch. The snake bit his hand which swelled. His neighbor called 911 and he was transported to an area hospital.</p>
  • Rap mogul 'Suge' Knight hospitalized for third time

    03/02/2015 4:27:04 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 21 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 3/2/15 | AFP
    Los Angeles (AFP) - Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was taken to hospital for the third time in less than a month Monday, as he made his latest appearance in court. The 49-year-old, who has complained of medical problems since he was arrested in late January over a fatal hit-and-run incident, said he has lost 35 pounds in weight and is blind in one eye. "At this time, I don't know if I can proceed," he told LA Superior Court judge James Brandlin at Monday's hearing, which was cut short after Knight said he had fired his attorneys. Knight was...
  • Hospitalized soldiers: Terrorists charged with babies in hand

    07/22/2014 11:35:37 AM PDT · by Nachum · 27 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 7/22/14 | Carl in Jerusalem
    I think the picture above was intended to be humorous. It's not. It really happened. Parents of wounded soldiers spoke to Kol Yisrael on Tuesday and shared some of the disturbing stories they had heard from their sons. They said soldiers have repeatedly seen young children in Sheijaya, Gaza, be sent out into the streets with guns to try to attack IDF troops. One parent reported that terrorists had run at IDF soldiers with a gun in one hand and a baby in the other, apparently in hopes that the soldiers would see the child and hold their fire....
  • Reports: Attorney General Eric Holder Hospitalized

    02/27/2014 8:52:35 AM PST · by kristinn · 304 replies
    Thursday, February 27, 2014 | Kristinn
    Reports on Twitter from reporters that the Justice Department informed them AG Holder experienced shortness of breath and felt faint in a staff meeting this morning. They add he has been taken to a hospital and is resting comfortably.
  • Hospitalised French first lady accused of using 'emotional blackmail' to keep glamorous role..

    01/13/2014 5:23:06 AM PST · by C19fan · 31 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | January 13, 2014 | Sam Greenhill, Peter Allen and Amanda Williams
    Francois Hollande’s trysts with his French actress mistress took place in a Paris flat, registered to a convicted criminal with mafia links, it has been revealed. The 59-year-old president has reportedly been seeing Julie Gayet, a 41-year-old actress who has been conducting a secret affair with the Socialist head of state since last year. The revelations come as France's first lady Valerie Trierweiler is expected to leave hospital today, where she was admitted after collapsing with 'shock and exhaustion' upon discovering the affair.
  • One Day at a Time

    08/01/2013 4:54:48 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 5 replies ^ | August 1, 2013 | Jackie Gingrich Cushman
    It's been a strange week. My sister and I passed the coursework and pool portion for open-water scuba diving, my son turned 12, and my mother ended up in ICU. You can plan as much as you like, but oftentimes life happens -- and not as you might have planned. The rhythmic sound of the ventilator is comforting rather than frightening, as I had thought it would be. Its steady pace, much faster than my normal breathing rate, is soothing, possibly reminiscent of the maternal heartbeat that I heard in utero. As it works to fill my mother's lungs with...
  • Senate leader Reid in hospital after crash;Injuries said to be non-life threatening

    10/26/2012 2:24:15 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 49 replies
    market watch ^ | 10-26-12 | Schroeder
    <p>WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was taken to a hospital following a car accident in Las Vegas on Friday.</p> <p>Reid’s caravan was reportedly involved in a six-car accident at about 1 p.m. local time on northbound Interstate 15.</p>
  • #OccupyDC Pushes Grandma Down Stairs, Grandma Hospitalized

    11/05/2011 10:36:08 PM PDT · by Nachum · 24 replies
    Pat Dollard ^ | 11/5/11 | Pat Dollard
    Occupy DC Protesters assaulted conservatives as they exited an Americans For Prosperity “Tribute to Ronald Reagan” dinner. 78 years old, rode 11 hrs on a bus from Detroit to attend the dinner, taken to hospital with multiple injuries.
  • Study: High % of Women Using Abortion Drug Hospitalized

    05/10/2011 8:34:02 AM PDT · by julieee · 7 replies ^ | May 10, 2011 | Steven Ertelt
    Study: High % of Women Using Abortion Drug Hospitalized Canberra, Australia -- A new study from Australia finds a high percentage of women using the dangerous RU 486 abortion drug require hospitalization -- undermining the argument that the mifepristone pill is safe for women.
  • Detained Belarusian Investigator Hospitalized

    08/08/2010 9:56:22 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 7 replies
    MINSK -- A jailed senior state prosecutor who was investigating corruption among State Security Committee (KGB) officials has been sent to a KGB hospital for an examination, RFE/RL's Belarus Service reports. Svyatlana Baykova was arrested five months ago while investigating corruption among high-ranking KGB personnel. She has been held in pretrial detention in Minsk since March. Mikhail Vouchak, Baykova's lawyer, told journalists today that she was suffering from kidney failure and her condition is "critical." Baykova was on a hunger strike for several days in June. Vouchak said he hopes that after the medical examination Baykova will either be transferred...
  • 30 Stung By Stingrays; 2 Swimmers Hospitalized

    07/14/2010 10:13:02 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 19 replies
    NBC San Diego ^ | Wed, Jul 14, 2010 | ERIC S. PAGE
    Ambulances were called to La Jolla Wednesday afternoon after at least 30 people were stung by sting rays. The attacks happened at both La Jolla Shores and Blacks Beach up the coast to the north. Lifeguards said that at one point, they were treating 11 or 12 people at the same time. Paramedics were called in to assist with triage because of the abundance of victims. Most of the victims are treated by immersing the stung spot in hot water right away. However, they monitor the victims' vital signs. A lifeguard said that if you are allergic to bees, it's...
  • Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson hospitalized

    03/23/2010 9:19:34 AM PDT · by UAConservative · 39 replies · 3,218+ views
    MSNBC ^ | March 23, 2010
    WASHINGTON - Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson has been hospitalized with what doctors believe is a bacterial infection, according to the Georgia lawmaker's office. Isakson, 65, began feeling ill and dehydrated Monday and was admited to a Georgia hospital for treatment. "Senator Isakson is responding very well to the treatment and is feeling much better," said spokeswoman Joan Kirchner. "He met this morning with his Senate chief of staff at the hospital and hopes to be back at work soon."
  • Swine Flu Put Many Hospitalized Patients Into ICU

    10/08/2009 11:59:38 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 15 replies · 810+ views
    ABC News ^ | October 9, 2009 | MARILYNN MARCHIONE
    Swine Flu Put Many Hospitalized Patients Into ICU Swine flu killed 7 pct of hospitalized US patients; ICU's in Australia hard-hit, study showsOne quarter of Americans sick enough to be hospitalized with swine flu last spring wound up needing intensive care and 7 percent of them died, the first such study of the early months of the global epidemic suggests. That's a little higher than with ordinary seasonal flu, several experts said. What is striking and unusual is that children and teens accounted for nearly half of the hospitalized cases, including many who were previously healthy. The study did not...
  • 91-year-old Sen. Byrd hospitalized (minor infection, responding well to antibiotics)

    05/18/2009 8:54:48 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 119 replies · 5,366+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 5/18/09 | AP
    WASHINGTON – Sen. Robert C. Byrd, 91 and the longest-serving senator in history, was hospitalized last Friday with a temperature spike evidently caused by a minor infection, his office announced Monday. Byrd, a West Virginia Democrat, "is being treated with antibiotics, responding well and is expected to be released from the hospital in a few days," the office said in a statement. Byrd has been in Congress since 1952 and was first elected to the Senate six years later.
  • Stephen Hawking hospitalized, reported very ill

    04/20/2009 9:27:14 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 78 replies · 5,372+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 4/20/09 | Robert Barr - ap
    LONDON – Famed mathematician Stephen Hawking was rushed to a hospital Monday and was seriously ill, Cambridge University said. ... Hawking, 67, gained renown for his work on black holes, and has remained active despite being diagnosed at 21 with ALS, (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), an incurable degenerative disorder also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
  • Ed McMahon, 85, hospitalized in Los Angeles (intensive care, has been hospitalized for weeks)

    02/27/2009 1:16:31 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 5 replies · 505+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 2/27/09 | Lynn Elber - ap
    LOS ANGELES – Ed McMahon, former sidekick to Johnny Carson on "Tonight" and a familiar TV commercial pitchman, was hospitalized in intensive care, a spokesman said Friday. McMahon, 85, was suffering from pneumonia and other ailments and had been in the hospital for several weeks, spokesman Howard Bragman said. He declined to identify the Los Angeles facility or the other illnesses. "It's serious," Bragman said when asked about McMahon's condition, noting his age. But, Bragman added: "We're hopeful." McMahon's wife and family are with him and appreciate the public expressions of concern, the spokesman said.