Month: January 2014

Tips for driving safely on icy roads As we prepare for #IceAge2 and meteorologists expect this arctic blast to last till Wednesday, there are some things Texans need to prepare for to minimize your risks if you do have to drive in icy conditions. The risk of an auto collision rises during these times. Prepare […]

If someone has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, an experienced attorney in the Houston area, such as Terry Bryant, may be able to help them receive compensation.  Mesothelioma is a type of cancer caused by inhaling microscopic asbestos fibers that are floating in the air. It is responsible for the destruction of the protective lining of […]

A benzodiazepine derivative, Onfi produces serious side effects in many people who take the medication. In fact, on December 3, 2013, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning, stating that the medication can cause severe, possibly fatal skin conditions. Such conditions include the extremely dangerous and disfiguring Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS). The FDA used […]

Topamax and Birth Defects The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the drug Topamax (topiramate) in 1996 as an anti-convulsant.  While it is used to treat epilepsy, Topamax is more commonly prescribed to prevent migraine headaches. Topamax is also prescribed to treat obesity, alcoholism, and bipolar disorder. After 15 years on the market and becoming […]