Accident and Emergency
You're much more likely to die from illness or old age (at the moment!) but it's still worth minimising your chances of dying from the unexpected.
About 50 people die every day in the UK of "external causes" - accidents, falls and assaults - which gives you a one in a million chance of not making it to tomorrow. Coincidentally (or maybe because of it's applicable size) this is also the definition of a micromort.
Draft page - more coming soon.
Read more about: Medical Alert IDs.
Widely available drug with great outcomes
BBC - 15-Oct-2019
According to an international study Tranexamic acid improves patient survival rates if given earlyRead more...
Japanese researchers developed artificial blood
Asahi - 29-Sep-2019
Artificial blood has been effective in experiments on rabbitsRead more...
Hospital sepsis deaths 'jump by a third'
BBC - 03-Aug-2018
The causes of this sudden increase remain unclear and hospital records are not helpingRead more...