Monthly Archives: June 2009

Tragic Wrongful Death

Not only does a wrongful death devastate a family, but also it may dramatically affect their financial survival. The pain of losing a loved one suddenly due to the possible negligence of someone else is heart rending. At times like

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The Problem with Defective Car Seats

Having the proper safety harness and infant car seat is crucial in the event of a car crash. It is vitally important to have the correct type of car seat and harness for a baby when traveling anywhere in a

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Lipitor the Cholesterol Buster

Touted as a new cholesterol buster, Lipitor was said to have very few side effects. That turned out not to be true. Atorvastatin seemed to be a dream drug, the answer to those who were diagnosed with high cholesterol levels.

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Appendix Removal Potential Medical Malpractice

Who really has an appendix left these days? It seems like most of us had them out when we were kids and could still eat a bowl of ice cream as a reward. Appendicitis, the end result of an inflamed

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Bigger Medicare Supplement Insurance Companies Have Better Doctor Networks

There is a myth floating around that bigger Medicare supplement insurance companies have much better doctor networks and take more patients on Medicare. This is a myth. The truth of the matter is that any doctor that takes Medicare will

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Medicare Covers Everything – Not!

It’s a well-known fact that Medicare covers everything. Actually, that isn’t the case at all, and this is a very common misconception. How many times has an overheard conversation brought up the fact that people think Medicare covers everything, almost

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More Common Misconceptions About Medicare and Medicare Supplements

Many people think they are only able to switch Medicare supplements during the anniversary enrollment period of November 15th to December 31st. This isn’t the case. For some strange reason many people seem to think that they are only allowed

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Common Misconceptions About Medicare

Misconception one is that you are able to get Medicare and Medicare supplements at the age of 62, just like applying for Social Security. This is definitely a myth. You cannot get Medicare and Medicare supplements at the age of

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Father’s Day Barbeque Goes Awry

When a Father’s Day traditional pig roast results in accidental burn injuries to a gentle boy’s hands, it’s fortunate that his parents had purchased a child’s policy from California Health Insurance agent Matt Lockard. The Smuckers of Visalia didn’t make

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Leonard’s Parking Lot Accident

Leonard was in a natural foods grocery store’s parking lot when a 94-year-old woman mistook his brand new Saab for a stop sign. It was a good thing his injuries were taken care of by a policy he bought from

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