By William Bill Hurst More than 125,000 people in the U.S. are hospitalized and 3,000 people die from food borne illnesses each year according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Salmonella is the number one food contaminate causing nearly one-third of all food borne hospitalizations and deaths according to the CDC data.  http://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/…

The fatal crash happened  in Bremen IN, around11:30 a.m. where a South Bend couple was driving south bound on Miami trail when they were struck head on by a semi truck headed west bound.  The police have not determined the cause of the crash and it is still being investigated.  http://articles.wsbt.com/2011-05-12/marshall-county-crash_29538510 If you or a family…

By William Bill Hurst Drowning is the leading cause of death for infants and young children in 18 states and nationally ranks second only to automobile accidents claiming the lives of approximately 4,000 children each year and leaving another 12,000 with some form of brain damage. A swimming pool is 14 times more likely than a…

By William Bill Hurst Over 540,000 Slip-Fall injuries, requiring hospital care, occur in in our country each year.  These falls resulting in injuries count for more than 300,000 disabling injuries per year.  One in three serious orthopedic injuries for seniors result in death, within one year of the accident and Slip-Falls account for over 20,000…