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Health & Fitness | Health News

Eye-opening maps reveal how and where Americans die

Maps using government health data weave a telling set of stories from raw numbers, and they can help inform where future treatments are needed most.

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More young people dying of colorectal cancer and researchers don’t know why

"This is not good news": Colorectal cancer death rates are increasing in younger generations

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Mystery solved: Remains of girl in forgotten casket was daughter of prominent San Francisco family

The mystery surrounding the identity of a girl found in a century-old casket in San Francisco has been solved.

Science & Technology | Cosmic Research

Quantum Theory Proves Consciousness Moves To Another Universe After Death

A book titled “Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the Nature of the Universe” has stirred up the Internet, because it contained a notion that life does not end when the body dies, and it can last forever. The author

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Scottish boxer Mike Towell dies from injuries sustained in first loss

Mike Towell, a 25-year-old boxer from Dundee, Scotland, died Friday in a Glasgow hospital after sustaining injuries in a loss to Dale Evans of Wales on Thursday night. Towell was 11-0-1 when fighting Evans at the Radisson Blu hotel in a bout promoted

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Gene Wilder, ‘Willy Wonka’ Star and Comedic Icon, Dies at 83

Gene Wilder, who regularly stole the show in such comedic gems as “The Producers,” “Blazing Saddles,” “Young Frankenstein,” “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” and “Stir Crazy,” died Monday at …

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After court rules against parents, toddler is taken off life support

ATwo year-old Israel Stinson, the curly-haired, angelic-looking toddler whose fight for life gained international attention, died Thursday after he was removed from a breathing ventilator against his parents wishes.

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Grieving and Hunting for an ‘Evil Person’ After a Jogger Is Killed

Karina Vetrano, an avid photographer and blogger, was killed during a run through the marshland in Howard Beach, Queens.

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Dying is scary and lonely. Death doulas try to make the journey easier

‘I’m not here to poke or prod you. I’m just here to be with you. I’m just here to sit with you.’

Health & Fitness | Death with Dignity

End of Life Choice, Death with Dignity, Palliative Care and Counseling - Compassion & Choices

Compassion & Choices improves care and expands choice at the end of life. We support and educate on end-of-life carem and advocate for sensible death with dignity laws. Compassion & Choices is a trusted charity.

Health & Fitness | Health News

California Assembly approves right-to-die legislation

The state Assembly on Wednesday approved a measure that would allow California physicians to prescribe life-ending drugs to terminally ill patients, sending the proposal to the Senate, which had previously approved a similar bill.

Politics | Op-Ed

Death & Taxes | Jlife

Health & Fitness | Health News

The Most Distinctive Causes of Death by State, 2001-2010