The problem with our legal system is that there is too much legalese and not enough prosecution. Imagine, over the last seven years banks paid out in fines, $150 billion of shareholders cash. In my opinion, proving once and for all, that these banks did not suddenly become dishonest.
They kill thousands of people every year.
Seven patients are infected and almost 200 others were exposed to a potentially fatal group of "superbugs" carbapenem-resistant
A student and I sat reflecting on the dance we had just performed for the school talent show when he asked me, "Nicole, how old are you?"
Unfortunately, efforts to stop the spread of these hospital born-and-bred mutants have focused so far on changing human behavior by reprogramming bedside caregivers.
Today's interconnected world means we're all linked by the air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat - and the
Before FIRPTA became law, the U.S. had no way to tax foreigners on these profits. Now, FIRPTA requires withholding from a foreigner's rental income as well as withholding from a foreigner's gains (or losses) upon disposal of U.S. real estate.
Without urgent and aggressive action, more patients will be thrust back to a time when simple infections can be deadly. And, the loss of effective antibiotics will undermine treatment of infectious complications in patients with other diseases.
There have been no successful discoveries of new classes of antibiotics since 1987. Meanwhile, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently warned the public of a four-fold increase in one group of "nightmare bacteria."
Hospitals have battled with these infections for years but the superbugs have now been found in 42 states. The LA County