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Effects of Traumatic Brain Injuries

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017.

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can have several short and long term effects. The recovery period can be months and even years long for some patients. Some areas in the brain are affected and brain controls as well as functions can be significantly impacted by TBI. Nevertheless, everyone responds differently to injury. Whatever your situation is,

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The Physical and Emotional Impact of Burn Injuries

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017.

Survivors of traumatic burn injuries often have to deal with life-altering physical and emotional trauma. There are many long-term problems they have to face, especially when these injuries are not properly treated. If you are a victim of a burn injuries experiencing intense helplessness, fear and insecurity, you need to seek professional assistance together with

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Wrongful Death Case Elements

Thursday, Jul 06, 2017.

The death of a loved one is a tragic event to begin with but when it is coupled with negligence and ultimately could have been avoided, the situation becomes even more painful. When you fear the situation is a wrongful death contact a Ventura County wrongful death attorney to review your claim and get fully

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NutriBullet: Blender or Burner?

Friday, Jun 30, 2017.

Imagine this: you’re making your morning smoothie per the directions on an accompanying booklet. Everything seems to be normal when the blender blades start speeding up and the container explodes right off, spraying you with hot liquid. You rush to the hospital and are informed you have second degree burns and will need surgery. The

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Swimming pool accidents spike in the summer

Thursday, Jun 29, 2017.

Although swimming pools can be quite fun, they can also be deadly particularly during the summer when everyone is outdoors. The average of fatal drawings in the United States has significantly increased over the past years with almost 4,000 fatal unintentional drownings every year. Most of these accidents involve children 14 years old or younger.

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Thousand Oaks Hospital Sued for Elder Abuse

Friday, Jun 23, 2017.

The elderly require a little extra care especially when they become ill. Medical care is crucial to their continued quality of life.When your elderly mother or father requires hospitalization you should be able to have full confidence in the quality of care and their safety during their visit. That is not always the case however

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Brain Injury From an Airline Beverage Cart

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017.

Airline companies have been in the news alot lately due to passenger mistreatment. American Airlines has come into the spotlight this month because they failed to conduct an emergency landing after a passenger was hit in the head with a beverage cart causing brain injury. After an accident, the first thing to do after receiving

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Common Mistakes Made By Slip and Fall Victims

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017.

It can happen anywhere in Southern California.  Whether it is at the grocery store, the workplace or an outdoor sidewalk, slip and fall accidents bring devastating results.  A broken hip or a fractured skull can result in huge medical bills and even catastrophic injuries. When these accidents are the result of someone else’s negligence, it

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Your Last Ride in a Bike

Friday, Jun 16, 2017.

All cyclists will face some danger at some point in their lives. Being involved in a bike accident can be quite traumatizing. But how can you recover from such horrendous trauma? Recovery is a process and like every process it’ll take some time. Although physical recovery is crucial, the psychological aspects of your recovery are

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Don’t allow a fall ruin your summer fun

Thursday, Jun 15, 2017.

Summer is already here. It’s a time to enjoy and to create lasting memories with family and friends. But what about when you slip and fall during one of those amusing summer activities? As you prepare to celebrate outdoors, it’s important you take some precautions in advance that will help prevent a potential slip and

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