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Edward Nitkewicz

Hospitals and "the Fear of Flying"

Aerophobia is the fear of flying and ultimately, of dying in an airplane crash. Last month, the World Health Organization announced that going into hospital is far risker than flying.

Millions of…

Jim Forde

The Right to Bury One’s Dead: The Letter and Spirit of the Law

For centuries, the right to bury one’s dead without interference has been jealously guarded by humankind. Indeed, in Homer’s Iliad, one of the most moving passages in ancient literature can be…

Michael Glass

Hospital-acquired Illness creates 12% of liability: Study

A new study from http://www.businessinsurance.com came out recently with startling numbers. More than 12 % of hospital liability costs arose from hospital-acquired infections, hospital-acquired…