1.||FLSA Lawyers - Fair Labor Standards Act Attorneys & Lawsuits|
The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) was created by the United States government in 1938. This act was set to protect the rights of workers and encourage 'fair play' between the management and labor. This act established a national minimum wage, created overtime pay and installed ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2005 Hits: 432 Words: 297]
2.||Risperdal Side Effects & Risperdal Lawsuits|
Risperdal (generically known as risperdone) is an antipsychotic drug that is used to treat delusional psychoses. Dopamine is a key neurotransmitter that the brain uses which allows a person to experience pleasure and desire. Risperdal acts to reduce the amount of ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 663 Words: 304]
3.||Aviation Accident Lawyers & Lawsuits|
Although today's air travel is one of the safest forms of transportation, aviation accidents still happen and can become a living nightmare for those involved. There are many reasons that aviation accidents happen and they can all vary greatly depending on specific circumstances and problems that occur during the flight ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005 Hits: 400 Words: 340]
4.||Construction Site Accident Lawyers & Construction Lawsuits|
Construction Site Accident Lawyers & Construction Lawsuits
The OSHA (Occupations Safety and Heath Administration) assumes that there will be over 1,000 construction workers that will suffer a work-related fatality this year while many others will undergo ...
[Added: 14 Nov 2005 Hits: 392 Words: 339]
5.||Tummy Tuck Cosmetic Surgery|
Abdominoplasty is also known as a 'tummy tuck' procedure that is used to reshape and firm the abdomen. This procedure involves removing excess fat and skin from the center of the lower abdomen in order to tighten the muscles ...
[Added: 09 Nov 2005 Hits: 375 Words: 350]
6.||Cosmetic Dentistry - Teeth Whitening|
Cosmetic Dentistry – Teeth Whitening
Teeth become discolored for a number of reasons. A few normal reasons for teeth discoloration include staining, aging and chemical damage. Coffee, tea, soda and cigarettes are a few of the leading contributors to discolored teeth. Besides from staining, genetics and disease ...
[Added: 08 Nov 2005 Hits: 413 Words: 314]
7.||Hurricane Insurance Claims|
Many homeowners along the Gulf Coast have spent decades making saving up and making mortgage payments on their homes. Unfortunately, hurricanes Rita and Katrina have wreaked havoc on the area and most of the homes in the area are either damaged or ...
[Added: 04 Nov 2005 Hits: 386 Words: 303]
8.||Rejected Hurricane Insurance Claims - Hurricane Katrina & Rita|
Rejected Hurricane Insurance Claims – Hurricane Katrina & Rita
The catastrophic damage caused by hurricanes Rita and Katrina have combined to be the costliest disasters in the history of the United States. They have completely destroyed costal towns and ...
[Added: 03 Nov 2005 Hits: 459 Words: 316]
Botulin toxin is widely known and sold under the name Botox®. It is a very strong neurotoxin that is widely used in many areas of modern medicine. Currently Botox® injections are the ...
[Added: 01 Nov 2005 Hits: 278 Words: 318]
There have been many new developments that have come about as non-surgical ways to perform facelifts. Lasers, creams and radio frequencies have been becoming more and more effective at tightening the skin around the face and improving ones' appearance without the pain from surgery. These ...
[Added: 21 Oct 2005 Hits: 271 Words: 384]
11.||Oklahoma Estate Planning|
Careful planning of your Oklahoma estate will take passion, dedication and experience. Because your estate has been worked for and paid off over the period of your life, it is very important that your legacy is passed down to ...
[Added: 14 Oct 2005 Hits: 324 Words: 328]
12.||Risperdal Side Effects|
Risperdal is an atypical antipsychotic drug sued to treat conditions such as schizophrenia. It is also one of the most popular prescribed drugs in America today. Lately, many doctors have also noticed that the drug has been effective in treating other mental ...
[Added: 13 Oct 2005 Hits: 316 Words: 308]
13.||Oklahoma Divorce Law|
In the state of Oklahoma there are a few options for couples who are looking for a divorce. The first option is called limited divorce and is similar to what is known as a trial separation in other states. Limited divorce will take away ...
[Added: 12 Oct 2005 Hits: 369 Words: 294]
14.||Delivery Mistakes - Cerebral Palsy|
Delivery Mistakes - Cerebral Palsy
Many experts believe that delivery mistakes lead to many cases of cerebral palsy. Sometimes, delivery mistakes are strictly because of the mother. For instance, premature deliveries have been documented as providing a greater risk of the child ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005 Hits: 294 Words: 353]
15.||Texas - Adopting a Child|
Texas - Adopting a Child
Adopting children is one of the most loving gestures that someone can provide. Welcoming a new child into a family is both a joyous celebration and rewarding. In Texas, one of the few drawbacks of child adoption is the ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005 Hits: 365 Words: 346]
16.||What Causes Cerebral Palsy?|
What Causes Cerebral Palsy?
Cerebral Palsy comes from a group of disorders that impede the brain's control of our movement. The term 'cerebral palsy' is actually an umbrella term so there can actually be several ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005 Hits: 267 Words: 325]
17.||Child Custody in Oklahoma|
The laws in Oklahoma define temporary custody of a child as a decision made by the parents at the time of separation. Sometimes what could be in the best interest of the child at the time of separation might not be ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005 Hits: 352 Words: 326]
18.||Reconstructive Surgery - Ear Deformity|
Reconstructive Surgery – Ear Deformity
Plastic Surgery provides patients with the ability to repair and correct damage suffered by diseases, injuries and even genetics. While being far from perfect, cosmetic plastic surgery allows people ...
[Added: 15 Sep 2005 Hits: 409 Words: 306]
19.||Mesothelioma - Pleural Meso|
Pleural mesothelioma is a rare type of cancer. This cancer affects the pleural sac that surrounds the lungs and is caused by exposure to asbestos. The pleural sac contains the lungs and also a small membrane called ...
[Added: 14 Sep 2005 Hits: 310 Words: 334]
20.||Liposuction - Cosmetic Surgery|
Liposuction (otherwise known as lipoplasty) may be performed in an outpatient surgery center, hospital or a surgeon's office facility. Some of the more complicated procedures require an overnight stay, but smaller procedures are typically done on an outpatient basis.
Liposuction surgery is ...
[Added: 08 Sep 2005 Hits: 270 Words: 304]
21.||Bankruptcy and Your Credit|
Bankruptcy and Your Credit
Bankruptcy and credit are directly linked to one another. Credit is how many people run into trouble with their finances, and ironically how they remedy their financial problems at the same time. Credit availability and the encompassing pressure to maintain a good ...
[Added: 06 Sep 2005 Hits: 290 Words: 299]
22.||Tummy Tuck - Cosmetic Surgery Procedure|
A tummy tuck cosmetic surgery procedure will take about two to five hours, depending on the nature of the job. If you are only receiving a partial abdominoplasty it will probably only take between one to two hours.
[Added: 06 Sep 2005 Hits: 301 Words: 314]
23.||Breast Reduction - Cosmetic Surgery|
Breast reduction procedures are becoming more and more popular these days. This surgery is known as mammaplasties.
Large breasts can cause various medical problems due to the excessive weight on the chest in addition to skeletal deformities and sometimes ...
[Added: 02 Sep 2005 Hits: 283 Words: 329]
24.||Silicone Breast Implants|
First used in the 1960's, silicone breast implants provide what millions of women have desired throughout history; a fuller and shapelier chest. Prior attempts to change the size of breasts included fat transplants, paraffin implants and even direct injection of silicone. All of those attempts ...
[Added: 02 Sep 2005 Hits: 292 Words: 317]
25.||Chin Surgery - Cosmetic Surgery Information|
Chin Surgery – Cosmetic Surgery Information
The chin is one of the most noticed features of an individual's face because other elements of the face such as the nose, and jaw are lined up with it. Chin surgery ...
[Added: 01 Sep 2005 Hits: 272 Words: 306]
26.||Brow Lift - Cosmetic Surgery Procedure|
Throughout life, natural signs of aging occur on all of our bodies. The forehead broadcasts a telltale sign of aging more so than any other place on our body. Fortunately a forehead lift is one of the easiest and among the ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2005 Hits: 299 Words: 354]
27.||Vioxx Recall Lawsuits|
The drug Vioxx is a COX-2 inhibitor designed by the company Merck Inc. It was ordered to be pulled from American and European markets on April 7th 2005 after it was discovered that there were potentially deadly side effects from its ...
[Added: 23 Aug 2005 Hits: 308 Words: 312]
28.||Breast Augmentation – Cosmetic Surgery|
Breast Augmentation – Cosmetic Surgery
How it's performed:
Breast surgery depends mostly on the choice of implant, position and methods of how the implant will be inserted. The common areas of implant insertion are through the areola, under the crease of the breast or under the armpit. ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005 Hits: 291 Words: 338]
29.||Cosmetic Surgery Procedures - Buttock Lift|
Buttock Lift – Plastic Surgery
Every patient has their own individual needs for plastic surgery. Reshaping the buttock to the region of one's body can be performed by a procedure called the buttock lift. Depending on the patient, sometimes liposuction and implants are also used ...
[Added: 18 Aug 2005 Hits: 282 Words: 232]
30.||Guidant Pacemaker Recall|
On July 19, 2005 Guidant Corporation have recalled many pacemakers because of a potentially fatal flaw in nine units of their devices. The company says there have been 69 units from these groups that have undergone some sort ...
[Added: 20 Jul 2005 Hits: 297 Words: 216]
31.||Vinyl Chloride and Angiosarcoma|
Vinyl Chloride and Angiosarcoma
The chemical Vinyl Chloride has been historically known to create a number of health problems for decades even before it was known to cause angiosarcoma. The federal government was aware ...
[Added: 08 Jul 2005 Hits: 304 Words: 261]
32.||Gene Therapy for Mesothelioma|
An exciting new treatment that has given hope to mesothelioma victims is called gene therapy. Gene therapy attempts to decipher why proteins within certain cells cause them to be resilient to cancer while some cells do not. A while back it was ...
[Added: 07 Jul 2005 Hits: 259 Words: 251]
33.||Marriage and U.S. Citizenship|
Marriage and U.S. Citizenship
An extremely common practice in the USA is for an American citizen (or legal permanent resident) to have a spouse who is a foreign national. When this happens, the citizen most often desires that their spouse shares in the ...
[Added: 05 Jul 2005 Hits: 270 Words: 246]
34.||Screening for Mesothelioma|
Screening for Mesothelioma
Doctor appointments are critical to make sure you’re staying in proper health. However, exposure to asbestos presents an added urgency for routine appointments. Because asbestos related diseases take decades to form, early detection is critical for proper treatment. People who have jobs in industries ...
[Added: 05 Jul 2005 Hits: 236 Words: 373]
35.||Texas Family Law - Child Support|
Texas Family Law – Child Support
Texas is very precise on the guidelines of family law when it comes to child support. Most statues for child support place consideration on the income of the obligated parents capping it at $6,000 a ...
[Added: 01 Jul 2005 Hits: 283 Words: 229]
36.||Breast Augmentation - Cosmetic Surgery|
Breast Augmentation - Cosmetic Surgery
The breast augmentation procedure is becoming more and more popular. There are three approaches to this procedure and your surgeon will help you decide which technique is best for you.
Inframammary implant surgery is generally recommended by surgeons who ...
[Added: 01 Jul 2005 Hits: 272 Words: 236]
37.||Eli Lilly to pay $700 million to Zyprexa Victims|
On June 9th, 2005 Eli Lilly and Company announced that it has entered an agreement with plaintiffs’ attorneys involved in Zyprexa liability litigation to settle most of the claims against the company relating to their Zyprexa medication.
"While we believe the claims are without merit, we took ...
[Added: 14 Jun 2005 Hits: 251 Words: 258]
Like all other types of cancer, mesothelioma is incurable. Although doctors and scientists have made a great deal of progress for diagnosing and treating these malignancies, there is still no current way to completely get rid ...
[Added: 13 Jun 2005 Hits: 252 Words: 281]
39.||Removing Super Glue|
We all know that Super Glue is one of the strongest and fastest bonding adhesives on the market today. Because of its wide use, people have found that they might accidentally glue their fingers together or to another ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2005 Hits: 477 Words: 413]
40.||Workers Compensation - The Real Truth|
In Oklahoma hundreds of workers are injured and sometimes killed on the job everyday. Even though some of the most strict precautions and protection policies are put in place, hundreds of workers continue to get injured. Workers Compensation is a safety precaution put in place for these workers, ...
[Added: 26 May 2005 Hits: 322 Words: 236]
41.||Leukemia Treatment - Surgery|
One of the most difficult procedures a doctor can perform is a bone marrow transplant. This procedure is performed in an attempt to repair damages caused by leukemia . The fleshy, yellow or red colored bone marrow tissue is located in the middle of all large ...
[Added: 26 May 2005 Hits: 302 Words: 241]
Exposure to asbestos or asbestos related products can cause a rare type of cancer called Mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is separated into two groups, malignant and benign.
The three main types of malignant mesotheliomas are epithelioid, sarcomatoid and mixed/biphasic. Epithelioid is the most ...
[Added: 23 May 2005 Hits: 323 Words: 234]
43.||Mesothelioma Survival Stories|
Mesothelioma is as serious of a condition as any possible. Diagnosis usually precedes an extended and painful death. New technology for treating the disease provides some hope for the victims, but with the skyrocketing cost of medical ...
[Added: 17 May 2005 Hits: 298 Words: 370]
44.||Symptoms of Mesothelioma|
Mesothelioma is an extremely nasty and permanent cancer that infects the membrane surrounding most internal organs. It is also a very subtle form of cancer providing only a few noticeable symptoms until it becomes extremely advanced. The most ...
[Added: 06 May 2005 Hits: 298 Words: 232]
45.||Why File a Zyprexa Lawsuit?|
Whenever you have your health severely affected by a medication (especially in regards to lack of information or warning about the potential harm), you have the right to protect yourself and to be compensated for ...
[Added: 04 May 2005 Hits: 344 Words: 258]
46.||Deadly Side Effects of Zyprexa - FDA Recalled Drug|
The drug Zyprexa was created in the hope that the debilitating side effects of traditional antipsychotics would be abolished. Some of these severe side effects included extra pyramidal symptoms which influence, muscles and coordination, ...
[Added: 04 May 2005 Hits: 318 Words: 267]
47.||Bextra Drug History - Lawsuits|
Bextra was created in the late 1990s by the G.D Searle & Co. division of Pfizer Pharmaceuticals for the handling of
arthritis, inflammation, and painful menstrual cramping without the risk of severe stomach irritation. Clinical tests of
arthritis patients over ...
[Added: 15 Apr 2005 Hits: 471 Words: 318]
48.||SUV Rollovers - Florida|
SUV (Sport Utility Vehicles) sales have sky-rocketed in the United States over the past few years. In 2004,
SUV’s accounted for 25 percent of all new-vehicle sales with over 22 million on the road. Because SUV’s are
larger, and heavier than ...
[Added: 07 Apr 2005 Hits: 257 Words: 219]
49.||History of Zyprexa - Dangerous Side Effects|
The History of Zyprexa
Since the beginning of mankind, mental illness has played a role in our society. Victims of such illnesses have been outcast, stereotyped and often ridiculed. However, over time, medical and psychiatric science ...
[Added: 30 Mar 2005 Hits: 232 Words: 312]