As regular smoking becomes less acceptable and harder than ever to do in public, e-cigarettes are gaining in popularity like never before.
A brain injury is one of the most devastating types of injuries anyone can suffer -- and most people have no idea exactly how common brain injuries really are.
Parking lots can be dangerous places. You have to worry about cars whose drivers are more focused on finding the perfect parking spot than driving, weather conditions that make the ground dangerous to traverse and criminals who may take advantage of a lot's isolated condition.
Slip-and-fall accidents are vey common -- and can be outright deadly. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), trips, slips and falls account for 15 percent of all accidental deaths. Only car accidents cause more.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill by BP in 2010 was an industrial disaster of epic proportions -- the largest marine oil spill ever recorded. It may have forever altered marine life and changed the biodiversity of the area where it happened.
More and more people are embracing bicycles these days -- partially for their health benefits and partially because they're inexpensive to operate and maintain. Unfortunately, that means that cyclists and pedestrians often find themselves sharing the roads and sidewalks -- and accidents sometimes happen as a result.