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February 2014 In the News

February 2014 In the News

On February 18, 2014 Howard Ankin attended a SAM Fraternal Reunion event. On February 12, 2014 Howard Ankin went to […]

Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Law Round-Up – February 2014

Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Law Round-Up – February 2014

Here’s what other personal injury and workers’ compensation lawyers have been talking about over the past few weeks: Hospital Promotion: […]

Talc and Other Dangerous Personal Care Products

Talc and Other Dangerous Personal Care Products

The cosmetic and personal hygiene industry is a multi-billion dollar industry. The United States cosmetic industry alone is the largest […]

Johnson & Johnson Found Liable in Baby Powder Lawsuit

Johnson & Johnson Found Liable in Baby Powder Lawsuit

Talc is used in a number of cosmetic and personal hygiene products, such as baby powder and feminine body powders. […]

Does Body Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer?

Does Body Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer?

Body powder is used by millions of women around the world, with its uses widespread and varied. Many women use […]

Testosterone Shown to Cause Stroke and Heart Attacks

Testosterone Shown to Cause Stroke and Heart Attacks

Testosterone therapy is used by a number of men believed to have low testosterone levels. Although low testosterone can cause […]

Were You Injured After Taking Testosterone Supplements?

Were You Injured After Taking Testosterone Supplements?

Testosterone therapy has been linked to a number of serious side effects, including heart attack, stroke, and even death. Moreover, […]

Liability for Testosterone and Other Unsafe Pharmaceuticals

Liability for Testosterone and Other Unsafe Pharmaceuticals

The use of testosterone replacement therapy has increased exponentially in recent years. In fact, the Washington Post reports that the […]

Slip and Falls Are the Most Common Cause of Spinal Cord Injuries

Slip and Falls Are the Most Common Cause of Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries are on the rise, and slip and falls among seniors now top the list as the leading […]

Winter Weather Responsible for a Number of Chicago Area Auto Accidents

Winter Weather Responsible for a Number of Chicago Area Auto Accidents

Winter 2014 will likely go down in the record books for one of the harshest winters ever. In fact, as […]

Study Shows Construction Workers Exposed to Silica Are At Risk of Disease

Study Shows Construction Workers Exposed to Silica Are At Risk of Disease

Construction workers are exposed to a number of occupational hazards, such as scaffolding injuries, noise hazards, and equipment injuries. But […]