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Jul 28, 2015
In 1999, the Food and Drug Administration approved the use of Actos (pioglitazone) for the treatment of Type II Diabetes. Actos is in a class of drugs known as thiazolidinediones. These drugs can increase the body's sensitivity to insulin and help control blood sugar levels. Actos was initially thought to be safer than other drugs in this class such as Avandia, which causes an increased risk of cardiovascular events and Rezulin, which was taken off the market due to an increased risk of drug-induced hepatitis.
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Jul 23, 2015
Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) occurs when a pelvic organ (like your bladder) slips out of place and pushes against the wall of the vagina. The most common cause of POP is the weakening or stretching of the pelvic muscles due to child birth or surgery.
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Jun 12, 2015
​Slip-and-fall accidents account for more than 8 million emergency room visits, the leading cause of emergency room visits at an overwhelming 21.3%, according to Injury and Crash Analysis Director, Bruce Enz. Slip-and-fall accidents are the leading cause of workers’ compensation claims, and according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, flooring materials and floors contribute to over 2 million slip-and-fall injuries each year.
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Mar 18, 2015
Over the past several years it has become increasingly clear that people taking Fosamax for a prolonged period of time are at an increased risk of developing a low impact, atypical femur/thigh fracture.
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Mar 13, 2015
On January 31, 2012, the House of Representatives introduced the H.R.7, or the "American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012". If passed, this bill will dramatically affect the safety of our roads and highways, and not necessarily for the better.
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