Two men have lost their lives in separate crashes on Route 13 in Knox and Licking, Ohio. The first accident was reported in Licking County about 7:46 a.m. One vehicle was involved, which struck a tree after traveling off the right side of the roadway into a brushy area.
It's often interesting to take a look at the statistics involving motor vehicle accidents within Ohio. Not only can you see whether programs designed to decrease drunk driving, reckless driving and more are working, you can also see when the most dangerous times of day to drive are. For those that are on the road a lot, this can be very helpful.
The National Center for Elder Abuse reports that two groups of people are abused in nursing homes more than others. These are older residents and female residents. In addition, the NCEA also reported that during a three-year period, a third of U.S. nursing homes received citations for violating federal standards. Violations where residents were in danger of serious injury or death occurred in one in 10 nursing homes.
A specialist in pediatric physical medicine and rehabilitation says that when a child suffers a traumatic brain injury, it the child's parents who can help other friends and family members understand the challenges and emotions that must be dealt with. Not only is this vitally important in helping a child recover, but it is also important to helping the child return to school and home.