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CANTALOUPE LISTERIA FOOD POISONING

Listeriosis is a serious bacterial infection caused by food. This article explains symptoms, gestation, who is at risk, and preventative measures. It also outlines specific areas that have had listeria outbreaks.

PATIENTS' RIGHT TO ACCESS MEDICAL RECORDS

Know your rights to access your personal medical records. This article tells you what are the rules are.

LONG TERM CARE PLANNING

How Will You Pay for Long-term Care?

Lawsuit Resulting From Misdiagnosis

Proper, timely diagnosis is essential to receiving appropriate medical treatment. If you have suffered due to misdiagnosis or a delay in treatment, you may have a medical malpractice case.

Ohio's Transfer on Death Affidavit

Ohio's new Transfer on Death Designation Affidavit, authorized by Ohio Revised Code 5302.22 allows a single individual to avoid probate on their home (and other real estate) without giving up current ownership rights. This new designation is helpful also for estate and Medicare/Medicaid planning.

Should You Hire an Attorney to Assist You with Your Disability Claim?

Attorney Brian Scott Wayson's Opinion on Whether You Should Hire an Attorney to Assist YOU with YOUR Social Security Disability Benefits Claim

Fighting the Social Security System's Machinery of Denial

Brian Scott Wayson, Attorney at Law and Founding Owner of Cascadia Disability Law Rants Against the Dehumanizing Machine-like Behavior of Social Security's Processing of Disability Claims

A Primer: The Social Security Disability Benefits Application Process

Some Basic Information About The Social Security Disability Benefits Application Process from Cascadia Disability Law Founder and Attorney Brian Scott Wayson

Bipolar Disorder and Social Security Disability Benefits, by Andrew N. Egan

How does the Social Security Administration evaluate applicants diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder?

Medical Malpractice and Psychiatry: Advocating For the Rights of the Mentally Ill Patient

When a loved one is placed in a mental health care facility, we expect them to be given the best care possible. Patients who are mental ill require certain level of attention and care. When that standard of care is not met, it may constitute negligence.

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