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How to find cause of death for free?

How to find cause of death for free?

Clarify: Could you provide some context so that we can better understand what you are asking? Can re-ask with clarification. Take care. ...Read more

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What's the leading cause of death in the us?

What's the leading cause of death in the us?

Heart disease: Number of deaths for leading causes of death •heart disease: 599, 413 •cancer: 567, 628 •chronic lower respiratory diseases: 137, 353 •stroke (cerebrovascular diseases): 128, 842 •accidents (unintentional injuries): 118, 021 •alzheimer's disease: 79, 003 •diabetes: 68, 705 •influenza and pneumonia: 53, 692 •nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis: 48, 935 •intentional self-harm (suicide): 36, 90. ...Read more

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What's the leading cause of death in young women?

What's the leading cause of death in young women?

Accidental injuries: For women less than 35 the leading cause of death was unintentional injuries. Visit the cdc website at http://www.Cdc.Gov/women/ for complete data. ...Read more

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What is the most common cause of death in children?

What is the most common cause of death in children?

Varies: In the first 24hrs it usually relates to birth defects.Between 24 hrs and a year comes crib death (SIDS).From 1-20 it is most often related to injury from car crashes. ...Read more

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What is the leading cause of death in america for women?

What is the leading cause of death in america for women?

Heart Disease: The #1 cause of death in women is heart disease. It is a universally under-appreciated problem, but specifically in the United States. Diet, excercise, "baby aspirin", and regular checkups with your doctor are good preventive measures, particularly if you have a family history of high cholesterol or heart disease. ...Read more

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Whats the current leading cause of death in the country?

Whats the current leading cause of death in the country?

Atherosclerosis: This disease features accumulations of cholesterol and other substances on the inner surfaces of arteries. It still probably kills more people through heart damage and stroke than all cancers combined. A public health expert might cite "lifestyle" instead -- or even "getting older" -- as deaths from malnutrition, violence, childbirth and infection are less common than in the old days. ...Read more

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What would be the cause of death if you were in a plane crash?

What would be the cause of death if you were in a plane crash?

Many possibilities: If injury to the head, or separation of the skull from the neck bones, does not result in death, then injury to the chest organs, or burning, are the common causes. One task of the medical examiner is to determine whether the pilot died because the plane crashed, or vice versa. ...Read more

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What would be the leading cause of death among women in the us, by age?

What would be the leading cause of death among women in the us, by age?

CDC site: Check this cdc site: https://isearch.Avg.Com/pages/abt/tb/search.Aspx?Q=causes+of+death+women+us&sap=dsp&lang=en&mid=b3b5deb80c5847d0b6cdd1585747d71e-466ec35eae5e30de17ce347538481a73b3240a25&cid=%7b5f969c91-8d84-4a0c-8196-d22cbac773d1%7d&v=13.2.0.3&ds=qw011&d=10%2f19%2f2012+8%3a03%3a42+pm&pr=sa&snd=hdr&sap_acp=1&tc=test4.

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Could a cat scratch be cause of death?

Could a cat scratch be cause of death?

Yes: The bacterial infection called cat scratch fever sometimes kills especially by causing an encephalopathy. An aggressive bacterial infection due to a cat scratch, as by some staphylococci, can kill in a few days; or an untreated infection by a more common bacterium might also turn septic and cause death. Of course these are rare; just do first-aid for the injury and watch it. ...Read more

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Leading cause of death of children from trauma?

Leading cause of death of children from trauma?

Car crash: From 1-10, the leading cause of preventable death in the us in automobile crashes. Lack of, or inappropriate use of passenger safety seats is a contributing factor. While most understand infants need a protective seat, even that group has ~90% errors in proper use when evaluated at car seat checks.Morbidity is highest when parents are those that choose not to use a seat belt ...Read more

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Are doctors the number 1 leading cause of death ?

Good question: No. Birth is the number one cause of death with 100% guaranteed mortality rate. ...Read more

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Many of my classmates died from auto accidents in their 20s. Is that the major cause of death then?

Many of my classmates died from auto accidents in their 20s. Is that the major cause of death then?

Yes, and now, too.: Auto accidents/trauma: number one cause of mortality in that age group. Interestingly, it's the basics that are advised for intervention. Seat belt closure, designated driver if etoh involved, the usual. Facts of life. ...Read more

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Is it possible to literally 'tickle someone to death' ? If so, what would the cause of death be called ?

Is it possible to literally 'tickle someone to death' ? If so, what would the cause of death be called ?

Probably not: Extreme tickling is of course uncomfortable for the victim and i can imagine a scenario in which it is so intense that the person loses consciousness from poor breath control. At which point the tickling ceases to be effective, breathing starts normally and the person revives. ...Read more

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I read that every 13.7 minutes someone commits suicide. It is the third leading cause of death and beat out auto related deaths. Why world so bad now?

I read that every 13.7 minutes someone commits suicide. It is the third leading cause of death and beat out auto related deaths. Why world so bad now?

Suicide reason: There are many reasons someone tries suicide, but i think they all can be summarized as the person feels that it is the best option. Their thinking is impaired by mental illness, short sightedness or prejudice. This is why people need help to envision other solutions to their problems. ...Read more

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What is the cause of death for ALS patients?

What is the cause of death for ALS patients?

Pneumonia: Most ALS patients who die naturally do so of pneumonia, because they are too weak to cough or breathe deeply which a healthy person does naturally to prevent lung infections. ...Read more

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Is fluoride linked to the leading cause of death?

Is fluoride linked to the leading cause of death?

No: Fluoridation of municipal water has been instrumental in preventing dental caries, but there is no evidence that it is linked to any causes of death. ...Read more

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