Monthly Archives: January 2017

Family Finance: Tips For Calculating A Fair Child Support Amount

No matter how two parents may feel about each other, they are jointly responsible for raising their child. In most states, the law says that a noncustodial parent must provide child support to the custodial parent to provide for the … Continue reading

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How Accurate is TV When it Comes to Portraying Justice and the Law?

The subject of justice and law have been portrayed in many different ways on television. Each show gives you different characters and interesting cases. There comes a time, though, when some might wonder just how accurate these shows are in … Continue reading

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Know Your Rights: 4 Steps to Take When Charged With a Crime

Anyone can be charged with a crime even if evidence is meager. The system in place processes a lot of people for various crimes on a limited budget with a limited amount of people. Law enforcement arrests and reports, and … Continue reading

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More Physicians Participating in Direct Primary Care Model

The AP reports more and more physicians “have begun to provide subscription-like service to patients, a model known as direct primary care,” which allows patients to pay a fixed monthly fee, and receive unlimited visits. Like “concierge medicine for the rich, direct … Continue reading

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BMS, Pfizer Face Lawsuit Over Eliquis Risk Disclosure

Law360 reports that Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer are facing a $10 million suit for failing to disclose the risks of their Eliquis blood thinner. Eliquis had been “linked to life-threatening conditions, including excessive bleeding, in a disregard for patient safety.” From … Continue reading

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Teaching Your Teen to Drive: 4 Dangers Every New Driver Should Know

When you begin to teach your teenagers how to drive, all of the negative scenarios that could emerge probably flood your mind. While you do not want to make your teenagers terrified of operating a car, you do want to … Continue reading

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Taking Excessive Sildenafil May Lead to Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Difficulties and Other Side Effects

Medical Daily reports on the dangers and side effects of taking too much Viagra (sildenafil). In addition to causing priapism and possible “permanent damage to the penile tissues,” excessive amounts of the medication “can lead to an increased risk in cardiovascular … Continue reading

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Health Insurance for the Elderly: The Wise Choice

Making the right choice on health insurance is an important part of living a happy life in your golden years. Health insurance that suits your needs also benefits your estate plan. Without adequate health insurance planning, your savings and assets … Continue reading

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Study Shows Xarelto May Cause More Serious Bleeding Than Pradaxa

Fierce Pharma reported on a study published in JAMA showing that Johnson & Johnson and Bayer’s Xarelto (rivaroxaban) may cause more serious bleeding than Boehringer Ingelheim’s Pradaxa (dabigatran). According to the study, Xarelto “was associated with significant increases in intracerebral hemorrhage … Continue reading

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Dental Disaster: What You Need To Know About Oral Malpractice Injuries

When you go to the dentist, you expect to have a cleaning of the teeth or minor work done that could include a filling or other preventive measures so that there aren’t any cavities that develop. You could also have … Continue reading

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