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Any traveler on the road risks an accident involving a truck

No one was able to explain why the cyclist was riding in the middle of Seven Mile Lane. A left turning pickup, coming off Hopper Road, hit him, dragging the elderly cyclist under the truck and into a ditch on the other side of the road. The truck and the cyclist came to an abrupt stop upon hitting a chain-link fence. When people hear about an accident involving a truck, most automatically think the... 

What Message is Your Child Getting? Nonverbal Communication and Passive-Aggressive Parenting

Most parents who choose divorce mediation already understand that it is not the divorce itself, but the conflict surrounding divorce, that causes lasting trauma to children. But even parents who are making an effort to choose their words carefully when they talk about the other parent may not realize that another message is coming across. That’s because 93 percent of all communication is nonverbal,... 

Campus Rape Crises

As the father of a high school girl, the statistics about campus rape and sexual assault rates that scare me to death.  But the stories behind the assaults are much more troubling than the mere numbers. This isn’t something that I would normally write about here, but it is something that is on my mind and something that I feel needs to be shared. This week, Rolling Stone magazine released an... 

Litigation Funding Can Correct Financial Complications during a Pending Lawsuit

Drowsy driving is a serious problem on our roadways. Unfortunately, drivers often underestimate this risk and overestimate their ability to combat drowsiness behind the wheel. When this happens, serious and fatal accidents can occur. If a family is faced with the death of a loved one, they may be able to seek compensation for the damages including funeral costs, expected income, pain and suffering,... 

Growth in Indian-American Population Spurs Popularity of Cricket in United States

Baseball has long been considered America’s pastime. But another team sport played with a bat and ball is appearing in increasing evidence on playing fields in the United States. Cricket is an older, more universally popular sport, and its growth in the United States can be attributed in large part to the larger numbers of South Asians who have immigrated to this country. Cricket can be traced back... 

President Takes Executive Action on Immigration

On November 20, 2014 President Obama announced multiple administrative changes to the way in which his Administration will implement current U.S. immigration laws.  These far reaching changes provide Deferred Action for parents of U.S. citizens and permanent residents for a 3 year period, expand eligibility for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, expand enforcement coordination at the southern... 

What Should I Do After An Injury?

The most important thing you can do after your injury is to get the medical care that you need.  This is important on two grounds.  First, it’s obviously important for your health.  Going to the doctor as soon as possible gives the doctor an opportunity to either provide treatment or to send you to a specialist.   Going to the doctor and following the advice of your doctors is probably the... 

Ectopic Pregnancy Operation Goes Horribly Wrong, Ending With Foot And Below-The-Knee Amputations

Stacey Galette, 32, went to the hospital for surgery for an ectopic pregnancy.  She lost a portion of her hearing, had three heart attacks, ended up with a colostomy and had both her legs amputated below the knee. What went wrong? In an ectopic pregnancy, a fetus begins to develop somewhere in the mother’s body other than the uterus, typically along the fallopian tubes leading from ovary to... 

Veteran Charities – Not All Exist to Benefit Veterans

There are around 1.6 million non-profit organizations in this country.  Of those, upwards of 65,000 include the word “veterans” in their title.  With so many seeking donations, it is more important than ever to be confident that when you give to a veteran charity your donation will actually be used to help our veterans. Many people assume that if an organization has been granted 501(c)(3) status... 

This Thanksgiving, stay safe on Black Wednesday

Most Americans know about Black Friday — the day after Thanksgiving, when shoppers hit the malls and online stores to pick up huge savings on their Christmas shopping. Fewer Americans are aware of Black Wednesday — the day before Thanksgiving. The term originated in the hospitality industry in reference to the packed bars that characterize Thanksgiving Eve. But for law enforcement, “Black Wednesday”... 
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