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NBC News Report Shines Harsh Spotlight on IVC Filters, C.R. Bard

To say a recent NBC News investigation cast pharmaceutical giant C.R. Bard and its Recovery IVC (inferior vena cava) filter […]

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Coping with Chronic Pain and Illness: Whole Health includes Psychological Health

An interview with Ann Becker Schutte, Ph.D

Last year, for the first time, I attended Stanford University’s uniquely inspired health conference, […]

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Fluoroquinolone Toxicity: Washington Post Investigates Popular Antibiotics

Baron & Budd represents many clients who claim they were harmed by fluoroquinolone antibiotics. Drugs like Levaquin, Cipro, and Avelox […]

Nursing Home Deaths Reportedly Caused by Popular Blood Thinner

Improper use of the popular blood thinner Coumadin may be responsible for the “incalculable suffering and, in some cases, greatly […]

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Gold King Mine Spill: 3 Million Gallons of Contaminated Water Flow Into Animas River

Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency took responsibility for a breach at Gold King Mine that caused an estimated […]

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Santa Barbara City Attorney Recommends Baron & Budd for Oil Spill Lawsuit

The Santa Barbara City Attorney has recommended that the city retain the services of Scott Summy, shareholder of the environmental […]

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Because It’s Earth Day — Eight Tips For You to Help the Environment Today

No great movement is done in huge sweeps — it takes one big or small step after another, especially when […]

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Happy Earth Day, Let’s Get to It: How Can Lawsuits Affect Environmental Change?

In honor of Earth Day 2015, let’s take a second from our busy lives to talk about what really matters, […]

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At Home With Asbestos: Roofing

Part One in a Series About Asbestos in Your House

Ah, fall. For some it’s a time to undertake big projects […]

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Mesothelioma On the Rise in Westbank, Louisiana

There are some things in life that we have to let go; change doesn’t always happen quickly and no matter […]

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Live in Ascension Parish and Diagnosed With Mesothelioma? You’re Not the Only One

If you live in Ascension Parish and were diagnosed with mesothelioma, we’re sorry to tell you that you are not […]

How to Build a Mesothelioma Support Team: Celebrating International Day of Friendship 2015

It’s been said that those with strong friendships reap benefits much larger than what we might expect. Not just more […]

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Video Records Oklahoma City Woman Physically Abused in a Nursing Home

Each year, we’re hearing about more cases of severe forms of elderly abuse that are brought to light. From elderly […]

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New York Times Editorial Calls on Congress to “Stop Coddling the Trucking Industry”

Tragic and sometimes fatal trucking accidents will continue until Congress “stops coddling the trucking industry,” says a scathing new op-ed […]

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Department of Labor Issues Important Ruling on Misclassification of Employees as Independent Contractors

The Department of Labor issued an Administrative Interpretation on July 15 that garnered little to no news attention. However, if […]

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23,000 Voices Unheard in Kentucky: Why Report a Nursing Home Abuse Crime?

People who report abuse don’t do it to be rewarded or celebrated — they do it because of a kind […]

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New Details Emerge in Tracy Morgan Truck Crash Case

According to new information released by the National Transportation Safety Board, the devastating crash that killed one passenger and […]

“Severe Problems” Force Louisville Nursing Home Residents to Relocate

After numerous complaints and investigations, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid terminated its provider agreement with Hurstbourne Care Centre in […]

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Trucking Company Involved in Fatal Indiana Crash Cited for Multiple Accidents

According to an NBC Chicago investigative report, the company involved in a recent fatal trucking accident in Indiana is a […]

Nursing Home Abuse Caught on Camera: Video Allegedly Shows Mistreatment, Assault

No matter your thoughts on cameras in nursing homes, there’s no denying that video evidence can help to reveal instances […]