3 Dead After Sailor Opens Fire on Pearl Harbor Naval Base

3 Dead After Sailor Opens Fire on Pearl Harbor Naval Base

On Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, a sailor opened fire at a U.S. Navy shipyard at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii. Two civilian shipyard employees were killed and another was wounded. The sailor died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to a Navy spokesperson. Rear Admiral Robert Chadwick stated that a third civilian employee […]

US First-of-Its-Kind Heart Transplant

US First-of-Its-Kind Heart Transplant

Doctors at Duke University Medical Center “reanimated” a heart for a first-of-its-kind transplant performed on an adult in the U.S. Typically, heart transplants come from donors after brain death. This means the heart is still beating. Duke used the approach called donation after circulatory death (DCD). It relies on hearts that have stopped beating. They […]

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