Dangerous Pneumonia Strand Spreads

A dangerous pneumonia strand, with an estimated mortality rate as high as 40 percent, has spread across the nation and outside of health care facilities, according to The New York Times. Klebsiella pneumoniae, which poses as a serious danger to older hospitalized...

Widespread Hip Implant Failure

A hip implant recalled by Johnson & Johnson in 2010 has been estimated to fail within five years in nearly 40 percent of patients who received it, according to an internal analysis by the company. Hip implants often last for 15 years before they wear out and need...