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Is your medication making you sick?

It's good to know that there is medication you can take for almost every illness imaginable. This doesn't mean it will cure you once and for all, but it can definitely help with some of your symptoms.

Unfortunately, there are times when your medication can cause more harm than good. This is why you need to be aware of exactly what you are putting into your body, as well as the side effects you can expect to run into.

Protect your child after a serious injury

As a parent, you do whatever it takes to keep your child safe. While this is not always easy, it doesn't stop you from making the decisions that you feel are the best.

Unfortunately, an injury that occurs early in your child's life can have an impact on him or her in the future. For this reason, if your child suffers a serious injury, you need to learn more about your legal rights.

It’s possible a knee replacement could fail

You never want to hear the bad news that you need to undergo knee replacement surgery. Even if you realize this can change your life for the better, it's a major procedure that is sure to bring forth a variety of challenges.

Fortunately, if everything goes as planned, a knee replacement will perform well for as long as 20 years.

A car accident can result in serious injury, death

There are many reasons why no one ever wants to be part of a car accident, including the fact that this can result in serious injury or even death. Furthermore, an accident can cause damage to your vehicle and other types of personal property.

Even if you do your best to prevent trouble as a driver, another person could make a mistake that pulls you into an accident.

5 tips for safely crossing a street

As a pedestrian, there will be times when you need to cross from one side of the street to the next. Doing so sounds simple enough, but you can't take your safety for granted.

If you don't pay attention to what you're doing, you could attempt to cross the street at the wrong time. Subsequently, you put yourself at risk of being part of an accident.

The Food and Drug Administration provides drug recall information

While you can rely on your medical team to provide information on drug safety, don't overlook the fact that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) also shares a variety of details to help you avoid trouble.

If you find that your medication has been recalled, the best thing you can do is stop taking it and then consult with your doctor. At that point, you can talk about any impact it has had on your health, as well as why it was prescribed in the first place.

Why did my auto insurance rates go up?

Auto insurance can be one of the most confusing aspects of owning a car. Each company swears they will save you hundreds of dollars a year; it seems like the state is always changing the requirements for limits, and if you need to make a claim, it can be incredibly difficult to navigate the settlement process.

Parking lot safety is an absolute must

Many people don't realize just how often they are a pedestrian. For example, you may find yourself walking through parking lots day after day.

While it's easy to believe that parking lots are safe, with most people driving slowly, this is not always the case. Just the same as the roadways, a serious accident can happen at any time.

How can bicycle injuries and fatalities be prevented?

As a bicyclist, you know that every minute you spend in the saddle can be exhilarating. You also know that one mistake by yourself or a driver can lead to an accident, which could result in a serious injury or even death.

With this risk surrounding you at all times, you need to do whatever it takes to avoid trouble. For many, this means changing the way you ride.

Symptoms of a drug reaction

It doesn't matter if you're taking an over-the-counter or prescription medication, nothing changes the fact that you need to be extremely careful about what you put into your body.

It's easy to assume that anything your doctor recommends will bring more good to your life than harm, but this is not always the case. There is a chance you could have a drug reaction (also known as a drug allergy), thus resulting in another health concern.

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