Valleywide Legal Blog

Low-Dose Aspirin Not Always Good for You

If you are a male over 40 years old, your doctor may have told you it’s a good idea to take low-dose aspirin once a day to prevent heart attack and stroke.  After all, that’s been the conventional wisdom for … Read More

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Fit or Fat, but Not Both?

Let’s face it, Americans have a health problem.  We are not healthy and the problem is getting worse.  It’s not because we don’t have access to good medical care.  It’s not because we are forced to eat thousands of unnecessary … Read More

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Cardiac CT Scans Saving Lives – Preventing Medical Malpractice

Cardiac CT scans are an extremely effective diagnostic tool for detecting heart disease in patients presenting with symptoms of heart attack, like chest pain.  Failure to diagnose heart attack is one of the leading medical malpractice claims in emergency medicine.  That’s because … Read More

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