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What Are Proton Pump Inhibitors Adverse Effects?

Proton pump inhibitors adverse effects have recently been the focus of many news stories. Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are medications that reduce the amount of stomach acid that the lining of the stomach produces. They are designed to relieve the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), better known as acid reflux.[...]

Date: August 24, 2016 / Drug Injury / Uncategorized

Preventing Texas Water Skiing Accidents

[caption id="attachment_5761" align="alignleft" width="320"] Learn How to Avoid Water Skiing Accidents[/caption] Nearly all of us have watched someone water ski on a lake or seen the sport being enjoyed during a TV show or movie. When it’s done well, the sport looks extremely easy. However, pulling yourself up on skis while a[...]

Date: August 16, 2016 / Accident Attorney

Beep . . . Beep . . . Beep—BOOM!

[caption id="attachment_5691" align="alignright" width="365"] Are You Aware of Smart Car Dangers?[/caption] Cars are getting smarter. Each new model year rolls out new bells and whistles. Many of these features utilize computer systems that manage different features of cars without operator input. One of the most popular featu[...]

Date: August 9, 2016 / Accident Attorney

Texas Hot Air Balloon Disaster

[caption id="attachment_5716" align="alignleft" width="389"] Learn How to Limit Hot Air Balloon Dangers[/caption] On July 30, 2016, sixteen people lost their lives in central Texas due to a tragic incident involving a hot air balloon that may have been caused by the balloon colliding with power lines. This incident happened abo[...]

Date: August 3, 2016 / Accident Attorney / Uncategorized

Slippery Steps

Fall on Slippery Steps When you take a fall on slippery steps, it hurts. In some cases, you may suffer serious injury. When that happens, you may be concerned about how to pay for medical expenses. In addition, an injury from a fall down stairs can mean you miss work as you recover from your injuries and may then be concerned [...]

Date: August 3, 2016 / Accident Attorney / Premises Liability

10 Cases A Personal Injury Lawyer Handles Regularly

Day in and day out, a personal injury lawyer regularly handles quite a range of case types. In no particular order, here are ten of the most common types. In all of these incidents, the assistance of a Houston personal injury lawyer may be the best bet when a victim is seeking justice for his or her injuries. 1. Auto Accidents[...]

Date: August 2, 2016 / Personal Injury

Life in the Fast Lane

[caption id="attachment_5677" align="alignright" width="338"] Is Speed Deadlier Than Distraction?[/caption] Do you know what the leading behavior involved in traffic fatalities is? Drunk driving? Distracted driving? No—according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), driving too fast was the le[...]

Date: August 2, 2016 / Accident Attorney / Uncategorized

Nexium Lawsuits: Still Being Filed Across the Country

[caption id="attachment_5672" align="alignleft" width="259"] How Dangerous are PPIs like the purple pill?[/caption] During the past decade, television commercials and print ads constantly urged everyone to seek treatment for their chronic heartburn, acid indigestion, and GERD (gastrointestinal reflux disease) symptoms. Eventual[...]

Date: August 1, 2016 / Drug Injury / Uncategorized
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