Birth Control Lawsuit Ohio

Birth Control Methods and Breast Cancer: Know Your Legal Remedies

About 140 million women worldwide, including women right here in Dayton, Ohio, use hormonal birth control, but it has its risks. Oral contraceptives, implants, and some IUDs contain female hormones and may cause increased incidences of breast cancer, stroke, blood clots, heart disease, and more. This post will explore the possible link between birth control […]

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Fluoroquinolones: Uses, Risks, and Litigation

Americans take a lot of antibiotics. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 260 million courses of antibiotics are prescribed in the U.S. each year. Ohio ranks high among antibiotic-prescribing states, with somewhere between 918,000 and 1,016,000 antibiotic prescriptions each year. While antibiotics often provide a quick and painless cure […]

EHR Medical Malpractice Ohio

Why Electronic Health Records Increasingly Figure into Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

An electronic health record (EHR) is simply that – the patient’s chart in electronic format. The benefit of EHRs are many whether in Dayton or any part of the country. Though EHRs have solved a number of problems in organizing and accessing patient information, and is a leap forward for patient safety, unfortunately, it has also introduced […]

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When Can You Sue for a Drug Overdose in Ohio?

Earlier this year, CBS News reported that drug overdoses have become the number one cause of death for Americans under the age of 50. In 2016, 59,000 Americans died as the result of an overdose. The problem is particularly pronounced here in Ohio, where it claimed the lives of more than 4,000 residents that year. […]

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Will Ohio Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Need Product Liability Insurance?

Ohio residents with one of 21 medical conditions can now purchase medical marijuana with a physician’s prescription. Although the state’s medical marijuana program is still in development, the Ohio Board of Pharmacy has received 370 applications from budding entrepreneurs to sell the drug. The regulatory body expects to issue fewer than 60 licenses initially, but […]

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5 Dangerous Holiday Products You Need to Know

Hectic. Stressful. Chaotic. These are a few of the words we associate with the holiday season. With any luck, our biggest holiday disaster will be getting tangled up in twinkling lights like Clark Griswold in “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.” Or perhaps sipping from a mug of hot chocolate that’s just a tad too hot while […]

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5 Hazards that Could Ruin Your Holidays and How to Avoid Them

The holidays are upon us here in Dayton, along with all the joys they bring. The hustle and bustle, entertaining, visiting, decorating and gift-giving all add to the excitement, but they can also present some unexpected dangers. We climb up on ladders to hang lights, balance ourselves on rooftops to put reindeer in place, and […]

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DePuy Attune Knee Implants: Uses, Risks, and Litigation

As people in Ohio and around the United States live longer and remain active at more advanced ages, the need for knee replacement surgery has grown. Today, over 4.7 million Americans have knee implants. While the most common reason for knee replacement is severe osteoarthritis, many cases are also attributable to trauma or other deterioration […]