What are the effects of a hip implant failure?

Hip implants can improve your quality of life if you suffer from arthritis or other degenerative bone or joint diseases. However, these implants can fail and cause you severe pain. The Arthritis Foundation notes that metal-on-metal implants are more more likely to fail than other types, but any model may fail long before it should. […]

Products available for purchase online despite explosion risks

This year has been a big one for online retailers. However, it is important that you understand the risks you face when purchasing certain products online. A recent investigation found that many products remain available for sale online despite the fact that many customers have reported that they cause explosions, fires and similar safety hazards. […]

Statistics on drowsy driving

Many people recognize that alcohol use affects one’s driving abilities, as well as distractions such as phones and other devices. However, some people do not pay close attention to drowsiness and they get behind the wheel even though they are too tired to drive safely. Sadly, drowsy driving results in many collisions each year, some […]

Recognizing the scope of medical malpractice

Research published within the past few years indicates that the scope of medical malpractice is much wider than many people realize. A study by Johns Hopkins Medicine from 2016 indicates that medical malpractice may be the third-leading cause of death in the United States, killing at least 250,000 people per year. While official figures from […]

Job loss and fatal traffic collisions

Those who find themselves out of work face many different challenges, whether they are overwhelmed with financial problems due to missing work or they cannot sleep at night because they are worried about their career. All of these hardships cause some people to drink excessive amounts of alcohol, while others become very fatigued or stressed […]