People who are sleeping in their bedrooms don't expect to be involved in late-night car accidents, but that's exactly what happened to a grandfather and a young teen in Douglas County, Colorado, on Oct. 5th. A car slammed into their home, breaking the wall and throwing debris all across the room.
Many burn injuries are external, especially when they are thermal burns. They result in blistered skin, scars and things of this nature. While these are common, it's important to know that it is also possible to suffer from internal burn injuries.
Diagnosis errors made by doctors and other medical professionals are much more common than a lot of people think, and they can have incredibly drastic results. In fact, they've been linked to about 10 percent of all patient deaths. Every year, there are also hundreds of thousands of incidents in which people are harmed. Many of these incidents lead to medical malpractice cases.