Monthly Archives: July 2012

ADVANTAGE: Long Term & Post Acute Care

Seniors prevented from having sex, report finds by Robert Walker, June 26, 2012 RetirementHomes.com reported yesterday that one of the most common misconceptions about aging is that older people don’t have sex. However, an Australian study, as reported by theTelegraph

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Truckers with Sleep Apnea are a Menace

Sleep apnea is a dangerous condition. Long haul truckers with this medical issue are time bombs. New sleep apnea regulations are slated to be put in place, sometime this year, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Sleep

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Dallas Oil and Gas Company Wins $162 Million Verdict

Longview Energy Company, a Dallas-based oil and gas company, has been awarded a $162 million verdict by a South Texas jury that determined that two of the corporation’s directors had been unjustly enriched through the abuse of their authority over

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Dissatisfaction with Your Doctor’s Treatment is not Medical Malpractice

Hospital surgery does always work out the way you would like it to, but that does not necessarily mean you are a victim of medical malpractice. Not everyone is going to be thrilled with the outcome of a medical event.

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Medical Malpractice has Many Faces

Medical malpractice is more than wrong site surgery or misdiagnosis. It can be due to illegible handwriting on prescriptions. Not too many people realize that medical malpractice does not just involve a misdiagnosis, wrong site surgery, misinterpreted x-rays or failure

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Cell Phones the Culprit in Many Vehicle Crashes

It is a fact that whenever anyone gets behind the wheel of a vehicle, he or she is responsible for a potential of major destruction, to others or themselves. This is something that is clearly underappreciated. The National Highway Traffic

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Cell Phones the Culprit in Many Vehicle Crashes

It is a fact that whenever anyone gets behind the wheel of a vehicle, he or she is responsible for a potential of major destruction, to others or themselves. This is something that is clearly underappreciated. The National Highway Traffic

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Renewable Energy Company Files Breach of Contract Lawsuit

A renewable energy firm has filed a lawsuit against a German company in a dispute over the formation of a Texas-based partnership.  Forestech Energy claims that German Pellets breached a contract to create a company that would export wood pellets

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To Do Before Summer: Review Your Estate Plan

By Susan M. Green, Esquire It’s that time of year again – vacation season!  The pre-vacation To Do list keeps getting longer and longer: pack a swimsuit, stop the mail for the week, ask neighbors to water the flowers, set

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Offering Money Earlier in Medical Malpractice Settlement Talks May Shorten the Process

New Hampshire might be the first to adopt a program that is being billed as an alternative to settling medical malpractice lawsuits. Senate Bill 406 suggests there is another alternative for patients and their families who sustain injuries or die

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