Monthly Archives: June 2016

Tips For Choosing A Lawyer That Will Best Suit Your Needs

Being caught in a legal battle requires arming yourself with the right attorney. However, when it comes to picking that attorney, it will take some time and effort. If you need to find legal representation and quickly, then here are … Continue reading

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Joint Ventures – How Can They Affect Your Business?

Many business owners think of operating their business as a very insular activity. Often, however, business owners can find many benefits when they open up their minds and start strategically partnering with other business owners in order to promote a … Continue reading

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FDA Launches Campaign Against Teenage Smokeless Tobacco Use

NBC Nightly News reported that the Food and Drug Administration “is launching a targeted campaign aimed at teenagers” against smokeless tobacco. The AP reports that the FDA “will team up with minor league baseball as part of [the] new $36 million campaign to … Continue reading

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Anticholinergic Medications May Be Associated With Cognitive Impairment, Increased Risk of Dementia

ABC World News Tonight reported that “certain medications may increase the risk of dementia,” a new study warns. Medicines, “including tablets for cold and flu, allergies and heartburn,” appear to be linked to “memory problems.” According to CNN, the study “offers the most … Continue reading

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How The Social Security Administration Reviews Your Disability Benefits

The Social Security Administration has written an informative article about the continuing review of disability benefits. You can read the entire article here, but these are the opening paragraphs: When you receive disability benefits, Social Security will periodically conduct a … Continue reading

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VA Inspector General Finds Patient Wait Times Manipulated in Houston

This is just pathetic. According to a story in the Wall Street Journal, the VA has been changing records in their computer system to make it appear the wait times for medical appointments are shorter. Why won’t the department just … Continue reading

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Six Things Seniors Can Do to Live a Happier Retirement

After seeing the good times and the bad, you’ve decided you like the former. But how can you create your happiest retirement? The following suggestions can help you enjoy your retirement years to the fullest: See Friends Whether your tribe … Continue reading

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New Data Cast Doubt on Effectiveness and Safety of Weight-Loss Drug

The Los Angeles Times reports in “Science Now” that the cardiovascular safety of the weight-loss drug Contrave (naltrexone/bupropion) “remains uncertain,” according to the halfway point results of the LIGHT trial published in JAMA. The researchers also concluded that claims that the drug significantly reduces … Continue reading

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Boston Scientific Recalling All Models of its Fetch 2 Aspiration Catheter

Cardiovascular Business reported that “Boston Scientific voluntarily recalled all models of its Fetch 2 aspiration catheter after receiving complaints of shaft breakage during procedures to remove small blood clots from the coronary arteries.” ACC.org reports, “The thrombectomy catheter…was manufactured between June 11, … Continue reading

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4 Ways Lawyers and Paralegals Can Keep Their Clients’ Trust

It can be hard for clients to entrust paralegals and lawyers with their lives, but treating the client with respect and keeping them informed can help solidify the relationship and keep their trust. Show Proper Respect Treat every client like … Continue reading

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