In a recent statement, Weyerhaeuser Timber said it would recollect all TJI-joists that were manufactured after December 1st, 2016.

  • TJI is Weyerhaeuser’s branded joist.
  • Joists are a type of lumber that is supposed to resist warping and allow for faster installation. They are used in most new…
opiate abuse

Experts are urging the president to declare a state of emergency due to the severity of the national opioid epidemic.

President Trump campaigned on a promise of stopping the nation-wide crisis, which killed 33,000 people in 2015 alone. More Americans are addicted to painkillers…

In order to control their blood sugar levels, some diabetics use Invokana, the better-known name of the chemical canagliflozin. It is a sodium-glucose cotransporter-2. The drug functions as a cell function inhibitor. To lower the body’s blood sugar levels, Invokana helps the kidneys to reabsorb glucose in…

xarelto lawyer If one were to watch or read an advertisement for Xarelto, one would likely think it perfectly safe to use for various medical applications. These would include:

  • Blood thinning, including clotting prevention
  • Stroke prevention
  • Systemic and pulmonary embolism prevention
  • Deep vein thrombosis prevention

Xarelto is manufactured by…

Hernias are caused by a combination of pressure and weak abdominal tissue or muscle. When the pressure is applied, organs break through the weakened flesh, causing pain and, at times, the trademark hernia bump. This injury is fairly common, with up to 100,000 cases nationally each year.…