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Boy with allergy died after cheese was flicked at him, inquest told – The Guardian

A schoolboy with a dairy allergy was left gasping for breath and shouted “I’m going to die” minutes after a fellow pupil flicked cheese at him, an inquest has heard. Karanbir Singh Cheema, 13, known as Karan, went from “absolutely fine” to unconscious in under 10 minutes after the incident at William Perkin Church of… Read More »

Gina McCarthy reflects on progress 50 years after Cuyahoga River fire

Fifty years ago, Ohio’s Cuyahoga River was so polluted that it caught fire, becoming a powerful symbol for a U.S. public increasingly concerned about the environmental damage around them. This year, the state of Ohio deemed the river clean enough that its fish are safe to eat. That remarkable turnaround is part of a broader… Read More »

Boy, 5, diagnosed with hard-to-spot cancer after falling over and breaking his arm at school

Boy, 5, diagnosed with hard-to-spot cancer after falling over and breaking his arm at school Derrick ‘DJ’ Schott, five, from Hillview, Kentucky, fell and broke his arm in December 2018 while getting ready to go home from school  His aunt and uncle, Sandra and Charles Tillett, who are his legal guardians, rushed him to the ER… Read More »