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It's -- Hollywood and Broadway mourning the loss of actress Natasha Richardson this morning.
The 45 year old died yesterday fatally injured in a freak ski accident in Canada on Monday.
Her death raising questions for millions of people who ski with their children every year as she did.
Asking how -- a healthy woman fall on a beginner slope with -- instructor nearby.
Not hitting a -- or another skier.
And then died two days later.
And why was a headache the only sign that something was very wrong for her.
Still dobbs is live in our New York City -- she's been following this case -- Are there any answers to that this morning I mean the whole world seems to be watching this many doctors and medical experts are there any answers.
Well there are more questions than answers -- we've got some answers for you detected sent doctor Jennifer Ashton who says its US scheme which brings some -- but this isn't very rare type of accident she says her hospital they've seen people step off a curb funny that there had.
And -- -- epidural hemorrhage which is what most actors say they think was the cause of death and Richardson's case.
And she says there's something called the talk and die syndrome which is Obama and phenomenon within the medical community in which someone can have an injuries seem completely lucid and fine but haven't delayed severe reaction that can come.
Hours or even days later -- and what.
These doctors saying this is the lesson -- I know she was not wearing a helmet a lot of people who ski effect.
According to our statistics the majority people who ski still do not Wear a helmet although 45% -- Yeah I asked actor Ashton is the key here to seek medical attention more quickly because we know -- at first refused treatment and then sought treatment about an hour later when that.
Reported headache kicked and -- -- -- tells me it's not always a delay in treatment that results in death.
The real key is prevention and she says this is a freak accident not a -- that suffers what she -- low velocity follow.
Has something like this happen but what you need to do is where the appropriate protection and -- -- really do reduce the risk dramatically if you're in any kind of sport like skiing.
And that's really what we can take away from messes to try to prevent it -- hot apple.
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