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  Category:Lists of people by cause of death - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
These are lists of people by cause of death.
See lists of people by cause of death for an overview.
List of fatal bear attacks in North America by decade
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Lists_of_people_by_cause_of_death   (166 words)

 Death - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Death is either the cessation of life in a living organism or the state of the organism after that event.
Nonetheless, many people do not believe that death is necessarily irreversible; thus some have a religious belief in bodily or spiritual resurrection, while others have hope for the eventual prospects of cryonics or other technological means of reversing death.
Today, where a definition of the moment of death is required, we usually turn to "brain death" or "biological death": people are considered dead when the electrical activity in their brain ceases (cf.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Death   (1814 words)

 Death : search word
Nonetheless, many people do not believe that death is always and necessarily irreversible; thus some have a religious belief in bodily or spiritual resurrection, while others have hope for the eventual prospects of cryonics or other technological means of reversing death.
In particular, identifying the moment of death is important in cases of organ transplant, as organs must be harvested as quickly as possible after death.
We face death, deal with the death of a loved one, discuss the religious or philosophical significance of death, etc. And many authors have used it as a way to express what is after life and the theory of heaven and hell.
www.searchword.org /de/death.html   (1606 words)

Since 2005 cancer has become the leading cause of death for people under the age of 85, although the total number of deaths from cardiovascular disease for all ages is still slightly greater than for cancer.
Trends in the causes of death are indicated by the percent change in listed causes of death in the 1979 to 1998 period.
Motor vehicle fatalities are the leading cause of death for people between ages 1-29, and the rate is particularly high between the ages of 15-24.
www.benbest.com /lifeext/causes.html?source=DeathClock   (3301 words)

 Lists of people   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This list does not include fictional characters, e.g., people like Arthur the Knight are included but King Arthur is not.
List of people associated with the California gold rush
List of people by nationality, ethnicity, location, etc
www.teachtime.com /en/wikipedia/l/li/lists_of_people.html   (292 words)

 'Current wars' to 'Defunct American periodicals'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Danish monarchs, Lists of Danes, Lists of monarchs
Danish painters, Lists of Danes, Lists of people
Lists of people by cause of death, Accidents and incidents in the aviation sector
www.absoluteastronomy.com /lists/L43.htm   (72 words)

 Death   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
(Today this definition of death is known as "clinical death".) Today, where a definition of the moment of death is required, we usually turn to "brain death" or "biological death": people are considered dead when the electrical activity in their brain ceases (cf.
Main article: Death (personification) Death is also a popular mythological figure who has existed in mythology and popular culture since the earliest days of storytelling.
George Wald: The Origin of Death A biologist explains life and death in different kinds of organisms in relation to evolution.
death.ask.dyndns.dk   (1673 words)

 Death Certificates--Family Tree Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Death certificates were created for statistical purposes and to determine the frequency and distribution of fatal diseases.
Statewide death registration is fairly recent; that is, many states did not have mandatory reporting of deaths until the early 20th century (see a list of states' death registration dates).
Death certificates might also contain a Social Security number; the length of time the deceased resided in the United States and in that particular community; and whether the person was a war veteran or in the military.
www.familytreemagazine.com /articles/aug02/deathcertificates.html   (732 words)

 Lists of people by cause of death - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is an index of lists of people who died, by cause of death, in alphabetical order of cause.
List of deaths attributed to computer or video games
List of horse accidents (deaths and serious injuries)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lists_of_people_by_cause_of_death   (102 words)

 Death -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Death is the cessation of physical life in a living organism, or the state of the deceased.
Death was once defined as the cessation of heartbeat (cardiac arrest) and of breathing, but the development of CPR and prompt defibrillation posed a challenge, rendering the previous definition inadequate.
Identifying the moment of death is important in cases of transplantation, as organs for transplant (the brain excluded) must be harvested as quickly as possible after the death of the body.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Dead   (2778 words)

 DEATH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Death penalty advocates, frustrated by the hopelessly impotent pace of applying death sentences are calling for new legislation to shorten the appeals process.
The death penalty is more of an illusion of justice than a viable threat to the 3600 + inmates on death row who are more likely to die of old age than a lethal injection.
At least 10% of all death row inmates are probably innocent, and a horrifyingly large number of inmates are mentally ill or juvenile offenders.
donlemaire.homestead.com /deathpen.html   (1524 words)

 The Cause of Death - Ummah.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The commonly ascribed causes of death are in fact the forms in whcih Allah has chosen to terminate the life-span(ajal).
The most pressing argument for saying that the 'cause of death is definitely the apparent cause of death, is the fact that when someones head is chopped off or the heart or brain destroyed death always follows.' In answer to this we bring a similtude....
Notwithstanding this, we acknowledge, that the cause of death cannot be established by the intellect directly.
www.ummah.net /forum/showthread.php?p=656459   (731 words)

 Part One: The death of Pharaoh
Of all the people whom history has passed down to us as being present in the court of Tutankhamen at the time of his death, all are reperesented in some form in the tomb execpet for General Horemheb.
In a culture where a person's death was more important than their life, placing a memento for the dead king in his tomb would be the greated form of respect.
People say that you have many sons [or that your sons are adult].
quest.scs.wsu.edu /~mrobin/pharaoh_death.html   (1970 words)

 Kearl's Guide to the Sociology of Death: Death and the Social Order   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
No longer are most premature deaths caused by the forces of nature (e.g., earthquakes, epidemics, starvation due to drought, or attacks by large predatory animals).
In 1995, the disease was the leading cause of death in men and women in 79 of 169 American cities with populations greater than 100,000 population.
Minimizing the death risks--such as through warnings of the health dangers of cigarettes, lowering auto speed limits, and using antibiotics to control infectious diseases-- increases the predictability of death, confining it to the old.
www.trinity.edu /~mkearl/death-7.html   (3144 words)

 USTINET Open Diectory Search   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Lists famous people and whether they are dead or alive.
Stories of death and dying which deal with the actual time of death including terminal delirium, agitation, pain control, confusion, and hallucinations.
Death is discussed as the last stage of Human Growth and Development.
news.usti.net /home/search/od/dir.cgi?d=/Society/Death   (672 words)

 List of deaths through alcohol: Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a list of famous people who died either through alcoholism (alcoholism: Habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to severe withdrawal symptoms) or alcohol poisoning.
Lists of people by cause of death (Lists of people by cause of death: more facts about this subject)
List of people who died in road accid...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/list_of_deaths_through_alcohol   (502 words)

 Motherhood cut short: When pregnancy ends in murder - Courttv.com - Trials
People wonder, 'Where is this coming from?'" said Dr. Diana Cheng, director of women's health at the Maryland Dept. of Health and Medical Hygiene.
Of the 247 women who died while pregnant, homicide was found to be the leading cause of death, accounting for about 20 percent of the cases.
First, it must be proved that the pregnant woman was murdered, which usually requires a body and a cause of death.
www.courttv.com /trials/peterson/090304_pregnantmurder_ctv.html   (1050 words)

 The Death and Life of Great American Cities
Some people prefer doing their workaday errands on foot, or feel they would like to if they lived in a place where they could.
At the time of the books publication, no matter whether the students were foot or car people by experience and temperament, they were being rigorously trained as anticity and antistreet designers and planners: trained as if they were fanatic car people and so was everybody else.
That is because anticity projects, especially massive public housing projects, tend to cause their city surroundings to deteriorate, so that as time passes, less and less healthy adjoining city is available to tie into.
www.walksf.org /essays/janejacobs.html   (1823 words)

 Suicide Statistics
Among the highest rates (when categorized by gender and race) are suicide deaths for white men over 85, who had a rate of 59/100,000.
Suicide was the 3rd leading cause of death among young people 15 to 24 years of age, following unintentional injuries and homicide.
Among young people 20 to 24 years of age the suicide rate was 12.7/100,000, or 2,285 deaths among 17,594,000 people in this age group.
www.healthieryou.com /suicstats.html   (434 words)

 E. A. Poe Society of Baltimore - Poe's Death
Death certificates were apparently not required at the time and none is known to have been filed for Poe.
Snodgrass felt certain that alcohol was the cause of Poe's death and repeated the claim in his temperance lectures from the early 1850s.
Perhaps the strongest evidence for an alcohol-related death is J. Kennedy's October 10, 1849 note in his diary: "On Tuesday last Edgar A. Poe died in town here at the hospital from the effects of a debauch.
www.eapoe.org /geninfo/poedeath.htm   (4529 words)

 Cause of Death
Thinking about death and autopsy is not high on most people’s lists of things to do.
These are questions that many people will have to answer, yet most of us—even those who work in hospital environments—don’t understand or are misinformed about this physician-performed, surgical procedure that has greatly enhanced medical knowledge, as well as given tremendous comfort to grieving—and sometimes frightened—families.
As an example, Alexander cites the poignant case of a man whose death was thought to have been caused by Huntington’s Chorea, which the children assumed they would inherit from him.
main.uab.edu /show.asp?durki=63570   (1011 words)

 Open Directory - Society: Death   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Death in Cyberspace - A social and cultural analysis of the development of funeral and mourning practices on the internet.
Death, Loss and Bereavement - Articles on how to deal with death and suicide, and how to communicate with others about the illness.
Life after death - A comprehensive examination of the various types of evidence for and against an afterlife.
www.dmoz.org /Society/Death   (827 words)

 Death Society
I understand that death may not be the answer that we seek, but the pain...
The "death tax" is the scary-sounding name that Republicans invented for...
He was a great man I had met and his death was a saddening loss.Many addicts finding recovery and changing into productive residents would help put a dent in...
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Society/Death   (1027 words)

 Isaac Asimov Home Page
A "big list" of all known editions [that is, known by the list compiler, Ed Seiler] of Asimov's books, in order of publication.
Indexes are provided that list works in each genre in order of publication, and an alphabetical index of titles lets you find an entry for any Asimov story title.
Over 1600 of Asimov's essays are listed here, including the subject of the essay, the publication in which the essay first appeared, and a list of Asimov's collections in which the essay appeared.
www.asimovonline.com   (3421 words)

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In 1999, the most recent year for which data is available, cardiovascular disease deaths totaled nearly 1 million -- equivalent to 1 death every 33 seconds -- and accounted for 40% of all deaths that year.
Americans are also failing to control a common cause of heart death -- their blood pressure.
Although the AHA lists strokes as the number 3 cause of death, we know that is not true as researchers at the most prestigious medical institution in the world, Johns Hopkins, published in JAMA, the largest medical periodical in the world, that doctors are the third leading cause of death in the US.
www.mercola.com /2002/jan/19/heart_disease.htm   (936 words)

 Lists of people - Internet-Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Find lists of people and more at Lycos Search.
Read about lists of people in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
Find lists of people at one of the best sites the Internet has to offer!
www.internet-encyclopedia.com /ie/l/li/lists_of_people.html   (478 words)

 Ed Rogers Rare & Out of Print Books - Rare Paleontology Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He was the second citizen of the United States to become a Fellow of the Royal Society of London's foreign list and one of the founding members of Benjamin Franklin's American Philosophical Socity.
On February 14, 1779 Cook was stabbed to death by Hawaiian natives while investigating a theft of a boat by an islander.
Contains: Listings of new minerals, and fossils donated to Cabinet of Natural History; Beck's study on the minerals of New York, Hall's study of new fossils described from New York and Morgan's important study of artifacts from the Seneca Indians of western New York.
www.geology-books.com /newcatalog.html   (15341 words)

 Reviews of Tripping: An Anthology of True-Life Psychedelic Adventures by Charles Hayes
The premise of the book—50 people's accounts of their hallucinogenic experiences—is an idea that has probably sprouted at a thousand parties, only to be tossed out with the bongwater the next morning.
The most charming stories are those of awkward adolescence—like the boy who climbed a water tower and was too frightened to climb down, or the one who panicked so hard that he sought refuge in the house of a neighboring hippie couple....
On the List they were, of course, unedited, allowing for spontaneity and immediacy, but making me wish for some literary intervention to redeem what I still believed could be an exciting avenue of expression.
www.psychedelicadventures.com /Reviews.htm   (7311 words)

 Paleolithic Diet Page (Paleo Diet, Caveman Diet, Hunter/Gatherer Diet)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
She has a home page listing her publications, many of which are on prehistoric diets.
Insulin-Like Compound Predicts Stroke Risk states that insulin resistance (which is usually caused by excessive carb intake, meaning that caused by normal intake of grains and sugar) is a predictor (i.e.
Diet and the evolution of the earliest human ancestors is a study of jaw size and shape, tooth size, shape, and wear patterns, which give clues as to what the earliest human ancestors ate two to four million years ago.
www.paleodiet.com   (6705 words)

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