IN THE 1987 science fiction movie Robocop, the title character is equipped with a special visor that not only enhances his vision, but also aids him in performing his duty by gathering information or being provided with the same.
After having been branded on having the worst Emergency Medical Services among major US cities and perhaps the country, Washington DC’s Fire Department and EMS is taking steps to address the problem, starting by changing a long-standing policy.
According to Lori Moore-Merrell, Assistant to the General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, the DC Fire and EMS Department has a shortage of ambulances, and its people are poorly trained.
CLIMATE CHANGE will trigger harsher and more frequent heat waves in the next 30 years regardless of the amount of Earth-warming carbon dioxide we emit, a study said Thursday.
CHILDREN born from obese women were 35 % more likely to die prematurely in adulthood, according to a study Wednesday that warned of a growing epidemic.
BROILING temperatures in Japan saw the mercury hit a record 106 Fahrenheit on Monday, after at least nine people died from heatstroke over the weekend.