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Greg Webb

Unauthorized Medical Device Testing and the Physicians Who Participate

Just when I think I’ve heard, read or seen it all I’m struck, yet again, by the arrogance of the medical manufacturing industry. Not only the medical industrial complex, but also the…

Greg Webb

The Alarming Baby Boomer Suicide Rate

If you were born between the years 1946 and 1964, you are considered a Baby Boomer. And, according to the CDC, that puts you in the high-suicide risk group. It has long held true that elderly…

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Artificial Sweeteners and Our Diet-Obsessed Culture

A recent Huffington Post article looks at a recent study where sucralose (we know it as Splenda) was found to affect the body’s response to sugar, a possible causal factor in diabetes….

Greg Webb

Civil Liberties Disappearing? DOJ's Subpoena of Journalists’ Records Raise BIG Questions

The last several weeks have revealed a number of issues surrounding this President's administration—issues that raise questions for all of us, but perhaps more so for Obama…

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Congressperson Reintroduces PAMTA Prompted by Concern About CRE

In March, Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-New York) reintroduced “The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act” (also known as PAMTA). The full title of the bill is: “To…

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Did You Sign Your Rights Away Today? Arbitration: Read The Fine Print

No one really wants to start a lawsuit or end up in court. We want to buy a product, contract for a service, do our job and go about our day safely. The general assumption is that things will go…

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Are Recent Changes for Doctors' Work Hours Helping?

Recent studies point to continued concerns about doctors who work long hours. Working for up to 16 hours at a time, concerned about making medical mistakes and experiencing depressive symptoms,…

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Silicone Breast Implants Revisited

After many complaints that silicone breast implant devices ruptured and failed, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) banned their use in 1992 for cosmetic surgical procedures. In 2006, the…

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Google Admits to Gathering Private Data from Personal Computers

On March 12, Google admitted to states attorneys general the Company had violated people’s privacy by collecting the personal data of private computer users as it performed the Street View…

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"Excessive Litigation" Crisis? More Laws to Protect CEO's? . . . See The 7th Amendment

As lawyers, we strive to protect our clients, to help make our clients whole,to fix what can be fixed, and help what can be helped. To balance the harms of our society. When manufacturing plants…