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#Cause of Death

# cause-of-death - Monday 26 March, 2018

'I feel powerless': Widow of man who died in London 16 months ago still hasn't been told the cause of his death

Kevin Fogarty had felt a pain in his back the day before he died, just four weeks after his wedding.

# cause-of-death - Friday 18 December, 2015

Cocaine, ethanol and party drug MDA found in Scott Weiland's body

The Stone Temple Pilots singer died of “mixed drug toxicity” the medical examiner’s report said.

# cause-of-death - Thursday 12 February, 2015

The things most likely to kill you in one handy infographic

People worry about being murdered and dying in plane crashes but the NHS says it’s the heart disease that’ll get you.

# cause-of-death - Thursday 27 November, 2014

'We shouldn't be afraid to talk about suicide - it's the only way to understand it'

A talk is taking place in Dublin tonight on ‘Understanding the Suicidal Mind’.

# cause-of-death - Friday 17 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Joan Rivers' cause of death ruled as 'low blood oxygen' during surgery Rip Joan

Joan Rivers' cause of death ruled as 'low blood oxygen' during surgery

The 81-year-old passed away in September.

# cause-of-death - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Hearing of Robin Williams suicide 'pressed little buttons inside' families all over Ireland talks to a mother bereaved by suicide about the short death cert and Robin Williams.

# cause-of-death - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

€168m in claims were paid out by Irish Life last year --- including one of over a million euro

Data from the company’s 2013 accounts shows cancer accounted for almost half of all life insurance claims.

# cause-of-death - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Column: Laughter at World Toilet Day is worth it if it highlights that sanitation is a human right

Today is World Toilet Day. Yes, people might laugh, writes Michael Doorly, but did you know more children die from diarrhoea related disease than HIV, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

# cause-of-death - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Was Yasser Arafat poisoned by polonium?

Al Jazeera reports that tests have found abnormal levels of polonium in the late Palestinian leader’s clothing.

# cause-of-death - Monday 13 February, 2012

No foul play indicated in Whitney Houston's death, says coroner

However, the cause of death may not be known for weeks until toxicology tests have been carried out.

# cause-of-death - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Respiratory failure is the official cause of Steve Jobs's death

The death certificate listed Jobs’s occupation as a high-tech entrepreneur.

# cause-of-death - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Irish women are older than ever giving birth

But the good news is that we’re having more babies than we were a decade ago.