What Is Post-Traumatic Meniere’s disease?

Post-Traumatic Meniere’s Disease (PTMD) is a type of disorder affecting the inner ear, exhibiting symptoms such as dizziness, fullness in the ear, tinnitus, and other changes in hearing. The disease is believed to result from either a disturbance of the fluid in the inner ear or bleeding within the inner ear. What Are the Symptoms […]

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Drugged Driving Is Deadly

Drugged driving entails driving a vehicle while impaired by prescription medications or illegal street drugs. It can lead to unsafe maneuvers behind the wheel and fatal accidents. Drugged driving endangers the lives of drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. What Makes Drugged Driving Dangerous? Different drugs will have various effects on the way the brain functions. Drunk […]

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Can My Employer Retaliate if I File a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

Workers in Chicago have legal protections against employer retaliation for filing a workers’ compensation claim. It is against the law for employers to discriminate in any way against injured employees because they filed a claim. This includes firing workers, withholding bonuses or promotions, or harassing an employee. Injured workers may still be able to lose […]