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Why do lithium ion batteries explode?

While the chance that the lithium-ion battery in your mobile device will explode is relatively low, when these incidents occur they carry a serious risk of fire damage and injury, which is sometimes severe. Additionally, the problem has persisted despite manufacturer attempts at preventing batteries from overheating and potentially catching fire. Consumer Reports offers more information on exploding batteries and how the problem is currently being addressed. 

Should I look for a new doctor?

Most people prefer to stick with their family doctor for as long as possible. After all, this person likely knows your medical history inside and out, and you probably feel extremely comfortable in his or her presence after so many years. However, it makes sense to change doctors if you feel as though the care you're being afforded is less than satisfactory. In this case, Men's Health recommends looking for the following red flags, which usually mean that it's time to see another medical professional.

Klumpke Palsy can result from an injury during birth

Welcoming a new child is an event filled with joy and celebration. New mothers in Georgia have access to some of the best medical care in the world. However, medical errors due to negligence can cause serious injury to your newborn, which can affect him or her for the rest of their life. At Webb & Taylor, LLC, we often represent clients who file medical malpractice suits against the hospital or doctor as a result of birth injuries.

Neil Armstrong's family received $6M in secret settlement with hospital that treated him before death

The New York Times and the Cincinnati Enquirerreported on the secret settlement days after the 50th anniversary of Armstrong's walk on the moon. The newspapers learned of the wrongful death case from an anonymous person who sent unsolicited documents. Read more here.

Truckers must be the safest drivers

It's no wonder that many motorists dislike sharing the road with large, commercial semitrucks. These highway behemoths come hurtling down the interstates, sometimes swaying dangerously close to the passenger vehicles in the lanes beside them. At times, it can appear as if they are encroaching right onto your bumper.

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