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Blog Posts in October, 2016

  • Taxotere Hair Loss Lawsuits Update

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and as the month comes to a close, our Taxotere lawyers want to shed light on a certain type of chemotherapy available to breast cancer patients. Taxotere is used to treat breast, stomach, lung, prostate, and head/neck cancers. Most people starting chemotherapy expect to lose their hair temporarily. It’s a common and well-known side effect. Women who took ...
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  • America's Most Ridiculous Laws

    People of America, take note. You could pride yourself on being the most law-abiding citizen of your region, but you live in South Carolina and ever played pinball as a child, you're not only an arcade guru, but a lawbreaker as well. From legalized incest to harsh restrictions on fortune tellers, here are our favorite, totally true, craziest laws in each state. Since we're lawyers, we checked the ...
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  • Lung Cancer Treatments – Immunotherapy, Surgery, and Chemotherapy

    In the past, cancer patients had limited treatment options - surgery, radiation, or chemotherapy. Recently there’s been a big push for new types of treatments, like immunotherapy and greater access to clinical trials. Patients and families face important decisions about cancer care: what hospital to choose, the treatment options available to them, who will care for the patient at home, and how ...
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  • Recognizing World Mental Health Day

    T his year’s theme for World Mental Health Day is “psychological first aid,” which means offering support to those around us. Learning the basics of psychological first aid will help you tremendously throughout your life, whether you’re the victim of an accident, battling a mental illness, or care about someone going through a hard time. We work with clients who’ve been harmed by prescription ...
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  • Five Most Dangerous Cities for Bicyclists

    Bicycle riding promotes physical activity and environmental sustainability, but at the same time, it also poses many threats to riders throughout the United States. Large vehicles and unsustainable infrastructures cause thousands of bicycles accidents every year. Our bicycle accident lawyers challenge cyclists riding for sport, play, or transportation to understand their potential dangers. Certain ...
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