Natural Death

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Natural Death

Death resulting from sickness or old age, as opposed to an accident or homicide. Life insurance provides coverage for natural death, as well as most other types of death (sometimes with the exception of suicide).
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The objective of this study is to identify the pattern and trend of causes of sudden and unexpected natural deaths brought for autopsy at Government Medical College, Thrissur, and to study the sociodemographic factors related to the same.
Jitta Udnoon, Thamrong Chirachariyavej and Vichan Peonim [4] conducted a retrospective autopsy study from 2003 to 2007 at Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand and found out that sudden and unexpected natural deaths comprise up to 50-60% of all medicolegal deaths.
An autopsy review of sudden unexpected natural deaths in a suburban Nigerian population.
Sudden and unexpected natural death occurring in an apparently healthy and young individual is a loss to the society.
If one was to look at statistics ( of tiger mortalities) from 2008 onwards, the figure of natural deaths and deaths due to infighting has trebled.
Officials said this would ensure that no incident of poaching was termed as natural death.
In 2009, a total of 7,934 died due to 'other deaths' and 2,523 died natural deaths.
There have been natural deaths but in the past three years, but we have not received any such reports.
Among the 403 deaths registered at the embassy in 2009, about 71 per cent were natural deaths but mostly caused by three stress-related ailments -- diabetes, CVA [cerebrovascular accidents or strokes] and cardiac ailments -- the embassy officials said.
Most of the natural deaths caused by stress-related ailments occurred at an average age of 41, said Dr K.
Yet I assure you these are not natural deaths,as is said, and in many cases are avoidable.
06 per cent of the total, were of natural death, while accidents took some 909 lives, (39.