Daily Archives: January 4, 2018

Death Rates After Surgery Twice as High in African Hospitals

Patients in African hospitals are twice as likely to die after surgery than the global average, according to a new study.

Although African patients were younger and at lower risk than average, 1 percent died …

12 Killed, Hundreds Injured in South Africa Train Crash

JOHANNESBURG �A passenger train carrying people home after the holidays slammed into a truck in rural South Africa on Thursday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 260 others, the government said.

Authorities …