Monthly Archives: June 2017

Hurting and Healing: Knowing When to File a Claim

Involvement in an accident can leave you feeling frightened and anxious about confronting your fears. It can also leave you in a difficult financial situation or an emotional state of stress. Knowing when to file a claim can prove useful … Continue reading

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4 Legal Details You Need to Know about Your Fire and Water Damage Insurance Claim

Dealing with a water and fire damage insurance claim can be a time-consuming process. You will need to navigate through a complicated maze of paperwork, inspections, claims adjustments and bids for damage restoration or rebuilding. It is important for you … Continue reading

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Harmful Happenings: 4 Steps to Take After You’ve Been Hurt During Manual Labor

Manual labor jobs come with a certain amount of personal risk for which you must be prepared. If you get hurt while you are at work, it is imperative that you know what steps to take to protect your health … Continue reading

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Smart Traveler: 5 Legal Missteps To Avoid While Abroad

Local laws can vary substantially from town to town, and you may be surprised to learn that simply crossing into a suburb or into a different county can dramatically affect what you can lawfully do. The laws can vary even … Continue reading

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How to Divide Your Estate and Keep Everyone Happy

Estate planning can be extremely complicated. You must consider the value of your property, the cost of final expenses, any business ties, and much more. There are also the obvious emotional factors. The people closest to you will have certain … Continue reading

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Dementia Care From Multiple Health Systems May Pose Drug Safety Risks

Reuters reports that, according to a study of US veterans in the Annals of Internal Medicine, “dementia patients who get prescriptions from multiple health systems may face a higher risk of drug mix-ups or unsafe interactions than people with cognitive problems who get … Continue reading

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What It Takes to Thrive: How Lawyers Can Better Market Their Services

Marketing and advertising legal services can be a big drain on expenses, particularly if you operate independently or from a small firm. What you need to develop is a marketing plan that focuses on who you are and what you … Continue reading

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Few People Know About Overlapping Surgery

  Reuters recently published a somewhat frightening article about doctors trying to do multiple surgeries at the same time. That may be taking multitasking a bit too far. Here are the opening paragraphs of the article: Most people aren’t aware that surgeons are … Continue reading

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Test Shows Subway’s Poultry Contains About 50 Percent Chicken DNA

Fox News  reports a study conducted by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation found Subway’s chicken meat contains only about 50 percent chicken DNA. The findings were part of a larger CBC survey examining chicken from several fast food outlets. Meat tested … Continue reading

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FDA Warns Pfizer About Contaminated Drugs at Hospira Plant

Bloomberg News  reports that Pfizer received a warning letter from the FDA “after inspectors found ‘significant violations’ at a manufacturing plant for drugs made by its Hospira unit.” According to a letter released by the FDA, “the inspection, conducted over … Continue reading

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