The Long-Term Effects of Whiplash

Categories: Car Accidents

There are thousands of car accidents that occur every year in the United States. In many cases, these events result in injuries and death. One of the most prevalent physical problems accident victims experience is whiplash. There are ongoing research studies conducted to determine the extent of the short term and long term effects of…

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Distracted Driving and Social Media

Categories: Uncategorized

Distracted driving isn’t a new problem in the United States. You’re supposed to keep your eyes on the road while you’re driving; you shouldn’t eat or drink, fidget with the radio, apply makeup or use your phone. While many states have enacted laws that prohibit the use of cell phones while driving, not all drivers…

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What You Should Do if Involved in an Uber Car Accident

Categories: Car Accidents

Since it was founded in 2009, Uber has grown into a highly popular peer-to-peer ridesharing service. It offers a variety of benefits to both riders and drivers. For riders, Uber is an inexpensive and convenient alternative to a traditional taxi service. For drivers, Uber makes it possible to be your own boss, set your own…

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Infections from Dog Bites: What You Need to Know

Categories: Dog Bites

dog bite wound

In the event of a dog bite, one of the greatest long-term health risks is the risk of infection. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), 10 to 15 percent of all dog bite victims will contract an infection – and an article published in the New England Journal of Medicine identifies well over…

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