Scary Statistics About the Opioid Addiction Epidemic

According to a report by the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the opioid addiction epidemic is only growing bigger and deadlier each and every year. According to their 2016 report, which can be found here, the statistics are getting a bit scary: Opioids are a class of drugs that include the illicit drug heroin as

March Is Brain Injury Awareness Month

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, which serves as an opportunity to raise public awareness about how brain injuries occur, the prevalence of brain injuries, and the life-changing effects that brain injuries can have. While many organizations recognize brain injury awareness, the Brain Injury Association of America is one of the leaders, and has been

Understanding the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund 

Anyone who was old enough, will always remember where we were and what we were doing the day the world stopped and everything froze as the images of the World Trade Towers collapsing filled TV screens across the country. Even all of these years later we still feel the effects of it and we still

Januvia, Byetta, and Victoza’s Dangerous Side Effects

We take medicine prescribed by our health care providers in order to get heathy and stay healthy. But far too often, the very medication we are taking to get better and treat one set of symptoms does damage and causes a whole new set off symptoms. This is common of many medications and there are

Harsh Spotlight Falls On Surgical Centers

Hundreds of thousands of people go to surgical centers instead of hospitals for routine procedures, complex surgeries, and everything in between. These places are very convenient, but are they safe? Not according to a recent survey. Since 2013, over 250 people have died following operations at one of the nation’s 5,000-plus surgical centers. Some of The post Harsh Spotlight Falls On Surgical Centers appeared first on Napoli Law.

Medical Marijuana Legislation

Over the past decade, the number of states that have passed legislation related to medical marijuana and its use has increased dramatically. Indeed, while there are still many states that forbid the possession of marijuana regardless of its use, other states from California to Florida have given the OK to the drug (and some states have even