Monthly Archives: January 2016

6 Obstacles You May Not Expect With Divorce, And How To Overcome Them

A divorce is often an unpleasant and difficult experience. Custody and alimony are common causes of tension in divorce proceedings, but there can be many other difficulties. If you are considering getting a divorce, here are some unexpected obstacles that … Continue reading

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Feel You’ve Been Wronged? 5 Times You Should Consider Legal Help

While there are times that you might consider representing yourself such as during appearances for minor traffic violations, there are times when you absolutely need to hire an attorney. A visit to small claims court doesn’t typically require the assistance … Continue reading

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FDA Concludes Laboratory-Developed Tests Have Harmed Patients Due To Inaccuracies

The New York Times reports that a Food and Drug Administration report issued to Congress concludes that “patients have been demonstrably harmed or may have been harmed by [laboratory-developed] tests that did not meet F.D.A. requirements.” The agency’s findings “come at a … Continue reading

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Estate Planning: An Inheritance of Peace for Your Heirs

An estate is the total net worth of an individual (alive or dead) and is calculated as a total of a person’s assets minus the liabilities. It is the process of arranging the disposal and succession of a person’s estate … Continue reading

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Car Accidents: What to Do When in a Car Accident With a Drunk Driver

Car accidents are the worst. No one wants to be involved with one. It usually means a lot of car repairs and dealing with your insurance company to get everything resolved. But what do you do when you are in … Continue reading

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Safety and Content of E-Cigarette Liquid Examined

Wired reported on the contents of e-cigarette solutions and explained that they contain water, vegetable glycerin, propylene glycol, nicotine, and flavoring. Wired pointed out that many proponents “are quick to assert that their flavorings are food-grade and recognized as safe by … Continue reading

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Medical Device Makers Granted Expedited FDA Approval Often Fail to Conduct Follow-Up Research.

Forbes contributor Peter Ubel wrote about a recent study in the Journal of the American Medical Association that found medical device manufacturers are failing to fulfill their obligation to collect data on safety and effectiveness of their products after they are granted marketing … Continue reading

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Disabilities And Illness: How To Cope With Life-Changing Events During Senior Years

As we age, we become more likely to develop any number of illnesses and disabilities. This is due in part to bodies that lose their strength with time, as well as a weakened immune system and minds that gradually begin … Continue reading

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Injured on the Job: What to do When Workers’ Comp Fails to Meet Your Needs

For many people who suffer from an injury while on the job, it can be devastating to lose wages while trying to heal physically. Workers’ comp is available to obtain lost wages until you can return to work, but it … Continue reading

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How Can You Educate Yourself About Healthcare?

Healthcare is an increasingly important subject about which to be knowledgeable, however it is also an increasingly complex topic that most people struggle to comprehend. Whether you wish to learn more about deductibles, employee insurance, malpractice or preventative care, you … Continue reading

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