Hernia surgery is extremely common in the United States – each year approximately 80,000 repairs are performed. Most surgeons use a surgical mesh product in these surgeries to strengthen the hernia repair and reduce the rate of recurrence. Numerous synthetic mesh products used to repair hernias has caused thousands of patients too suffer from serious […]
This product is causing Food Poisoning The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating a multistate outbreak of listeria linked to Vulto Creameries soft raw milk cheese. Since September 1 2016, 2 deaths and 6 hospitalizations have been reported in Connecticut, Florida, New York and Vermont. Listeria is a critical infection caused by contaminated food, […]
On Friday, 3/17 millions of people will dress in green accented with shamrocks and glitter to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. As you enjoy all the festivities that go along with St. Patrick’s Day be mindful of safety for you and your family. According to Geico here are some important tips to remember as you celebrate: […]
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the United States, contributing to approximately 30% of all injury deaths. Whether one suffers from a brain injury due to a workplace accident, car crash, fall, sports-related injury or any situation, the consequences can be devastating and life altering. March […]
At 2:00 am this Sunday, daylight savings time begins! Don’t forget to move your clocks forward an hour as we enter into Spring! This jump forward also puts us behind an hour in sleep resulting in an increase of drowsy drivers on the roads. Also, resetting the clock is always a good time to replace […]
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL AMERICANS! PLEASE VOTE NO TODAY, TO VARIOUS BILLS THAT ARE READY TO BE PASSED INTO LAW.
Your rights are in jeopardy! Congress is currently working on passing new laws that would take away important rights as an American citizen. Please take action immediately to protect the rights you currently have. Each year thousands of patients die in hospitals, medical facilities and nursing homes due to preventable medical mistakes. As patients, we […]