Archives for April 2014

Defective surgical mesh implants pose several risks

As women in Las Vegas grow older, surgeries, childbirth and weight issues can cause muscles in the pelvic area to weaken. When this occurs, additional problems such as urinary stress incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse can develop. Often, the recommended treatment is to reinforce the tissue by inserting a vaginal mesh implant. The risks According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, … [Read more...]

Truckers and distraction – a dangerous combination

Truck drivers play an important role in the transportation of goods and materials throughout the country. Every day, dozens of 18-wheelers can be seen on the highways around Las Vegas traveling to their next destination. The drivers of these large commercial vehicles go through special training in order to learn how to operate these big rigs safely. While many truck drivers act responsibly, others … [Read more...]