Manhattan Personal Injury Attorney Blames Insurance Industry For Negative Perception Of Civil Justice System
David Perecman, founder of the personal injury attorney firm in Manhattan, is standing up against insurance companies and big business
New York, NY (PRWEB) May 14, 2009 -- New York personal injury lawyers can have a tough time against large pocketed companies such as ...
PRI: Pro-Life Leader Blames Feminist Groups for Slaughter of Girls
FRONT ROYAL, Va., July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Steven Mosher,
president of the Population Research Institute (PRI), says that America has
a hidden problem of sex discrimination, but a form of discrimination that
feminists refuse to address.
In PRI's latest YouTube video, Mosher decries...
Actor Travolta Blames Psychotropic Drugs for US School Shootings
Actor John Travolta has blamed psychotropic drugs for the Virginia Tech and Columbine school shootings. The actor insisted that if one carefully looks at the whole story , it has not so much to do with gun control but drugs.
"I still think that if you analyze most of the school shootings, i...
Ramadoss Blames State Governments for High Dengue Toll
Claiming not to shirk his responsibilities, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss has blamed the state governments for the spread of dengue//, which has so far taken toll of over 130 lives across the country.
In an interview with Karan Thapar for the CNN-IBN programme Devil's Advocate to be teleca...
Delhi High Court Blames Government 'Inaction' on Dengue Outbreak
The Delhi High Court has made no bones about the government's lackluster response to the dengue outbreak in the capital. The Central Government and the MCD have been// ordered to file an affidavit within 7 days regarding this issue.
The National Dengue Action plan was provided Rs 11372 cr to ...
US President Blames Birthday Cakes for Weight Gain
US President George W. Bush attributed a modest weight gain over the last year to eating too many cakes on his 60th birthday.//
Bush had his annual physical Tuesday at the National Naval Medical Centre just outside Washington in Bethesda and received a clean bill of health from doctors despite...
More Than ￡500m Wasted On Drugs; MP Blames NH
The NHS has been accused of wasting over ￡500m associated with overpayment for a handful of drugs by Liberal Democrat John Hemming// who cited government figures on three drugs to substantiate his statement. He further added that once the drugs lost their patent, the NHS was slow to react to fall i...
Lancet Blames CMA For Dismissal Of Editors
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) has been criticized by Lancet, one of the world's leading journals in the field of medicine regarding dismissal of the editor (Dr. John Hoey) and deputy editor// (Anne Marie Todkill) of Canadian Medical Association Journal. The Lancet editors, in the latest is...
Lost 8 M pounds and blames his medication!!!
This is a classic example of “the blame game”. A retired doctor fond of gambling lost pounds 8million in a Las Vegas gambling spree. This is news yes but the bigger one is // that he is putting the blame on a drug prescribed to treat his Parkinson's disease. Further more he is suing for his money ...
New Study Says Purported Melanoma Epidemic is Vastly Overstated
... British Journal of Dermatology study blames
physician misdiagnosis as the likely cause of apparent uptick in melanoma cases
WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A newly released s...
More U.S. Kids Taking Diabetes, Blood Pressure Drugs
...in diabetes and blood pressure medicines is "representative of commercially insured children throughout the United States," Liberman said.
the rise on one factor: the dramatic increase in obesity among children. But in addition, he said, doctors are becoming more aware of the health conse...
Chantix Blamed for Suicide in Lawsuit Against Pfizer Filed by Cory Watson Crowder & DeGaris
...d package insert for patients was amended to include
warnings for the increased risk of experiencing suicide and similar
tragedies. Further, the widow blames
Pfizer in the lawsuit by identifying
many specific instances of bad conduct, and suggests that Pfizer pursued
profit over patient safety.
Drink and drugs fuel Scottish suicide and homicide rates
...cide was proportionately much higher in Scotland.
The 'Lessons for Mental Health Care in Scotland' report, commissioned by the Scottish Government, blames
these higher death rates north of the border on alcohol and drug consumption, both in the general population and among mental health patients.
Road pollution blamed for higher allergy risk in kids
... New evidence blames
traffic-related pollution for increasing the risk of allergy and atopic diseases among children by more than fifty percent. What's more, the closer ch...
PCMA Response to New York Times Article on Biotech Medicine Costs
... sponsors for the high cost of biotech treatments. Then,
in a piece dated tomorrow, 'Paid to Control Costs, Yet Pushing Some Prices
Higher,' the Times blames
high prices on those who dispense biotech
products and manage related care. Meanwhile, both articles strangely
downplay the role of those who actually...
Are too many people diagnosed as 'depressed?'
...ifteen years into the study, 79% of respondents had already met the symptom and duration criteria for major, minor or sub-syndromal depression.
the over-diagnosis of clinical depression on a change in its categorisation, introduced in 1980. This saw the condition split into major and minor di...
New Zealand Authorities Concerned With Overcrowding in Hospitals
...octors to provide the expert care and observation which might have detected his rare condition or led them to call for blood tests.
The report blames
these failings on overcrowding. It adds that Carroll would have probably received similar care in any major Emergency Department in New Zealand, and t...
Twin Brother may Reduce Sister's Fertility by 25 Percent
...brother is likely to have 25 per cent reduced fertility. A study conducted by them, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, blames
exposure to male hormone testosterone in the womb for this.
Lead researcher Dr Virpi Lummaa tells that both testosterone and the female hormon...
Policeman in Trouble for Seeking Oral Sex in Return for a Favour
...ing said he could not confirm whether Richert gave the Highway Patrol pictures or video, but he said Moss did have a video camera in his car. Cummings blames
the officer for making trouble for himself.
"This police officer went ahead and told (all) of his co-workers, other police officers, and was braggin...
Worlds Heaviest Man Loses Weight Thanks to Monitored Dieting
...sure why Manuel joined the ranks of the hyper-obese, or morbidly obese, as his doctors call it. He lived for 14 years in Dallas, Texas, and he himself blames
an unending diet of burgers, pizzas and fizzy drinks.
But the doctors and other scientists are not so sure. They believe even the most glutton...
Many Indiana Citizens Do Not Possess Health Insurance Coverage
..., the average family expended above $900 in premiums to make up for the uninsured residents of the state.
Tim Brown, the state rep for Medicaid, blames
the ‘constant’ rate of Medicaid reimbursement, which according to him has worsened the problem. "The state has, because of budgetary issues, not incr...
‘Bizarre Behavior’ Blamed to Parents by Britny
'The Spears family would like to publicly apologize to Larry for our daughter's statements about him over the past few weeks. Unfortunately, she blames
him and her family for where she is at today with her kids and career. Larry has always been there for Britney. For this, we will forever be grateful ...
Advertising Blamed For Kids' Poor Choices
... The American Academy of Pediatrics blames
inappropriate advertising to be the cause of most of kids ailments and urges the government to impose bans and restrictions on// advertising to teens ...
Patient Safety Not Addressed by NHS
...sts appears not to have taken any action to ensure the problem does not happen again, according to new data from the Commission.
The Commission blames
"inconsistent" standards nationwide for high levels of infections, medication blunders and clinical negligence in its annual State of Healthcare repor...
Should Junk Food Ads be Banned or Not?
...r parents or grandparents.
While Carter is in complete agreement with the fact that childhood obesity rates have tripled over the past 20 years, he blames
parents for feeding their children too much junk.
Carter says that parents who regularly consume junk food and soft drinks are much more likely to ...
Study finds Smoking Mortality Higher Among Lower Economy Class
...erson's death risk is inversely proportionate to his socioeconomic status. A recent study by the University of Toronto and the University of Oxford// blames
smoking as the cause for death risk among men in lower economic status than the men belonging to the higher class.
The study, which appears onli...
Pharmac Blamed Of Depriving People of Lifesaving Drug
...After which only statins which showed no mortality and low beneficial outcomes were funded by the agency.
The report by the cardiologist therefore blames
Pharmac for misrepresenting scientific data, ignoring evidence based medicine and restricting access to medicine with the help of bureaucratic hurdles...
Latest NHS Decision on Herceptin A Boon to Breast Cancer Patients
...n unnecessary suffering and premature death. Ms Bailey's mother, Sona was still in shock but was very angry with the system and the individuals as she blames
them for the death of her daughter. She was turned down by her local primary care trust, Sutton and Merton, when she went for Avastin which is one of ...
72-year-old Bachelor of Rajasthan Fails Class 10 Again!
...nly after getting through his secondary examinations. But he has consistently failed, including this year.
Despite low marks in most subjects, he blames
mathematics for his poor performance. This time he secured 8 out of 100 in the mathematics paper.
"It's the mathematics paper, which always drags...
Failure to Keep Appointments causing Loss of Money
...re and Suffolk more than 527,000 appointments were missed, showing an increase of 6.5% on the previous year.
MP for Welwyn Hatfield Grant Shapps blames
the Government's new national appointments system.
‘The reality is ￡6.5bn has been spent and there is no noticeable improvement and the NHS is m...
U.S Prisons Not To Be Blamed For Spread Of AIDS Epidemic, CDC HIV Study
... and Prevention highlights that very few prisoners in U.S prisons acquire the HIV/AIDS virus// and contradicts the widely held public perception which blames
U.S. prisons for spread of the AIDS epidemic.
The study for the first time challenges the belief that imprisonment directly contributes to high ...
Polio Strikes Again
...ide polio immunization drive. However, Family Welfare Minister Ahmad Hasan has come down hard upon officers in Western Uttar Pradesh// whose laxity he blames
for the fresh 12 cases reported in U.P.
Several officers have been punished in this regard. Such cases clearly demonstrate the insensitivity of ...
Himachal Pradesh Fails To Become Health Tourism Center
...nment to return the unspent Rs.7.3 million.Despite widespread publicity, the 'panchkarma' therapy has failed to draw tourists. The Ayurveda Department blames
shortage of experts for the failure.
Mental Health Problems On The Rise In South Australia
...d highest rate of intentional injury. This includes cases like suicide and homicide.
Dr Paul Lehmann who is by profession a mental health advocate blames
the mental health service or its inadequacy. //
The suicide rates in Riverland are higher than that seen in Adelaide. He is calling for more menta...
Plastic to cause breast cancer
...nough to cause breast cancer to the baby in her adult life.
The research, which is published in the current edition of the journal Endocrinology, blames
the plastic ingredient bisphenol A for causing the damage.
Bisphenol-A (BPA) is a chemical founding the clear plastics that are used as food grad...
Light Cigarettes - Not So Light?
...cigarette companies can market brands as light or ultra-light if they still deliver as many cancer-causing substances as regular cigarettes? The study blames
the situation on the federal government’s antiquated method of classifying cigarettes, which is based on levels of tar in the different brands rather...