What are the most common ways people get injured?

Every year in the United States, 40 million people end up injured in the emergency department, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). From bee stings to car accidents, health care workers in emergency departments see it all. So, what are the most common ways people get injured? “Falls by far,” said […]

How to help an injured bird

Ruby-throated hummingbirds are common window-strike victims. (Sam Droege/USGS/) The morning after a storm, you wake up to crisp air, brilliant sunshine, and a dead bird laying outside your window. On closer inspection, the bird is still breathing and moving slightly. But it needs help right away. What do you do? Unless you have experience with […]