Hello, i am Emily from Finland. Last year i lost 8 months baby boy who died a few hours after we checked in emergency ward of the university hospital of Turku. The cause of the death was not known till now...I got pregnant again and i got a baby boy 5 months and he died 3 weeks ago with the same symptoms like my first baby and upto now we are waiting for any answer from the same hospital. The symptoms were a week before fever about 39 degrees centigrade and vomited twice...i took him to the hospital, they took all the necessary blood tests and urine tests and the results were OK...the baby was eating normal and playing normal in short healthy. A week later it was vaccination time the baby got 5 months normal vaccination and i explain to the nurse what had happened a week ago and she said it is normal with babies to get fever. The next after vaccination the baby had slight fever i gave panadol suppository and fever went down but he started breathing with difficulties...mostly using muscles for breathing. I took him to emergency ward and the doctor just told after examing the baby with stethoscope all is ok but i asked why is the baby using muscles for breathing which is not a good sign...The doctor asked me if it is because of fever or vaccination...I just looked at the doctor with no answer! hours later my baby died the same like the other and now we buried Sami on 4.8.2012 and still waiting for any answer why he died...PLEASE would you after reading the symptoms have an idea what could it be? I will appreciate and be at peace when i know. Thank you. Emily
My dad was staying alone in the house and when he passed away, nobody knew his death until almost 5 days later after his death in the house. When we discovered his death, we saw him lying straight on the floor with his back facing up, his head facing down and his both legs bent a little. His body (from neck to toe) was in normal condition BUT his HEAD had become BLACK and had SHRUNKEN (Shrink) until we could not recognize his face. There was a flow of blood on the floor. The living room s temperature for the 5 days prior to discover his death should be warm i.e. 30 degree Celsius. Police had confirmed that there was no violence or burglary break-in to the house. We do not know what had happened to him on the day he died and what had caused his death. Kindly advise.
Hi, I have a close friend of mine (23 years old) who suffered from a sudden, unexpected death. He bloated in just a short period of time, and mouth foaming was observed (which is a big question on the probable cause). Half of his body (upper part) was in black-like appearance, and based on doctor s initial statement, this might be due to the blood vessel rupture. Few questions arise: What caused the occurence of mouth foaming? Is it normal to be bloated once dead? Is it cardiac-related factor as the person previously mentioned heart-ache? Some persons said it s a nightmare, how true is this attribute?
can a low carb diet cause chest pain, or is it possible that doing a low carb diet causes me to loose potassium and then a mild to moderate discomfort in the chest. i do notice than when i go off the low carb diet for a few days i do not have any chest pain?