November 24, 2014

Could these new hospital gowns actually minimize infections?

First Coast News is reporting on a very interesting topic that could provide a lot of benefit if it is true.  The hospital gowns that are […]
November 21, 2014

Be aware! Recall of Graco Children Strollers due to risk of amputation!

Parents – beware!  Please look and make sure you don’t have this type of stroller, and if you do – please stop using the stroller.  Why?  […]
November 20, 2014

Did the 11th circuit get it right upholding the disputed Florida med mal law regarding HIPPA?

Recently, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld part of the challenged Florida medical-malpractice law, finding it does not violate HIPPA and patient privacy.  The three-judge panel overturned a […]
November 17, 2014

Florida facility aimed at eliminating medical mistakes

Medical mistakes kill 98,000 people each year in the United States. One woman in Tampa, Florida is trying to change the way doctors and nurses are […]
November 14, 2014

Ventilator shut-off from power failures may lead to serious injury or death

  The CareFusion 203, EnVe, and ReVel ventilators  are recalled because of the potential for loss of power and complete shut off. The ventilators were manufactured […]
November 13, 2014

Motor Vehicle Crash Injuries Are Frequent, Costly, Preventable

More than 2.5 million people went to the emergency  room and nearly 200,000 of them were hospitalized – because of motor vehicle crash injuries in 2012, according […]
November 12, 2014

10 Things Your Doctor May Not Tell You About the Flu

  Another flu season is upon us.  I am doing everything I can to make sure the flu doesn’t visit our house.  This article was very […]
November 11, 2014

Crashes increase at red-light camera intersections in Jacksonville

Channel 4 reports that there have been more crashes since red-light cameras were installed at dozens of Jacksonville intersections.   Sheriff John Rutherford defends the statistics but saying  […]
November 10, 2014

Study: Hundreds of drivers passing school bus stop signs

This is a study that hits close to home.  Two of our children take the bus to school.  It terrifies me to think their lives are […]