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Friday October 19th, 2018

Is Your Car Winter Ready?

Fall is upon us in Colorado, and with the leaves falling and temperatures dropping that can mean only one thing: Winter is coming. With winter right around the corner, it’s important to make sure you (and your car) are prepared for the changing conditions. Just last year it was reported by the Colorado Department of

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Thursday October 18th, 2018

A Hidden Secret of Asbestos Exposure

What is asbestos? Asbestos are types of silicate minerals which when the fibers are inhaled, they stick and form a protective layer in the lungs. These fibers remain in the lungs for years and eventually create cancer cells where it goes undetected often for several years. Who is most at risk? While asbestos has mainly

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Monday October 15th, 2018

Changes to Xarelto’s Label are Not Enough

Despite facing multiple lawsuits over patient’s experiences with heavy and sometimes fatal bleeding problems, Xarelto’s label still lags behind in giving patients a sufficient safety warning regarding the use of the medication.  The label was modified in June of 2018 to let medical providers know about a FDA approved agent called AndexXA which is intended

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Wednesday October 10th, 2018

General Mills Changing up Nature Valley Advertising

General Mills announced in August of 2018 they will be removing the “Made With 100% Natural Whole Grain Oats” tagline from its line of Nature Valley granola bars, due to a settlement of a lawsuit filed against them over the claim that glyphosate was found in their products. Three consumer groups filed the suit after

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Tuesday October 9th, 2018

LaCroix Faces Lawsuit Over Insecticide Claims

The makers of the wildly popular sparkling water LaCroix, which has become a phenomenon over the past year, were hit with a lawsuit alleging the beverage contains “non-natural flavorings,” including an ingredient said to be used as a “cockroach insecticide.” The lawsuit, which is seeking class action status, was filed in Cook County, Illinois, against

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Thursday October 4th, 2018

Massive Beef Recall Issued over Salmonella Concerns

More than 6.5 million pounds of beef products are being recalled nationwide due to a salmonella outbreak, according to the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The beef, which was produced by JBS Tolleson, includes “various raw, non-intact beef products,” the USDA said in a press release issued Thursday. The beef was packaged

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Friday September 21st, 2018

Colorado Meat Recall: What You Need to Know

What is the basis for the recall? Who is involved? Cargill Meat Solutions, a meat packer based out of Fort Morgan Colorado announced yesterday it is recalling over 132,000 pounds (about 66.3 tons) of ground beef due to it being contaminated with E. Coli bacterium. The ground beef has already been linked to the death

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Thursday September 20th, 2018

Recall Underway for Colorado Meatpacker

FORT MORGAN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado meatpacker is recalling more than 132,000 pounds (60,000 kilograms) of ground beef after a suspected E. coli outbreak killed one person and sickened 17, officials said. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday the beef was produced and packaged at Cargill Meat Solutions in Fort Morgan on June

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Monday September 17th, 2018

$28 Million in Damages Requested in J&J Talc Case

LOS ANGELES – The attorney for plaintiff Carolyn Weirick during closing arguments asked a jury for $28 million in damages for his client over allegations that Johnson & Johnson Baby Power caused her to develop asbestos-related disease mesothelioma. The defendant contends there was no asbestos in Weirick’s baby powder and her disease was a spontaneously

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Monday September 17th, 2018

Roundup Attorneys Allowed to Stay on Case after Snafu

  The federal judge overseeing multidistrict litigation over whether Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer causes cancer is allowing a law firm that won a landmark California state court verdict to remain on the plaintiffs leadership team in the consolidated federal cases. Over objections from Monsanto’s lawyer, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria of the Northern District of California said at a hearing

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Thursday September 6th, 2018

Jimmy John’s Hit With Salmonella Lawsuit

What are the details of the lawsuit? The fast food franchise Jimmy John’s has been served with a lawsuit over a salmonella outbreak according an article posted by Verdict Food Service. The outbreak began in late December of 2017 and continued through early January 2018 as reported by the Center for Infectious Disease Research and

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Thursday August 30th, 2018

Valsartran Recall Expanded by FDA

According to a CNN article, the FDA announced Monday that they would be increasing their recall list of heart medications that contain the ingredient valsartran. Valsartran is a chemical widely used in medications that treat issues such as heart failure or blood pressure problems. It has been discovered recently however that some medications containing valsartran,

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Monday August 27th, 2018

New $4.69B Dollar Verdict Announced in J&J Talc Case

Article originally posted by Law360 author Daniel Siegal below: Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder contained asbestos and gave cancer to 22 women, a St. Louis jury held Thursday, slamming the company with $550 million in compensatory damages plus $4.14 billion in punitive damages. In the latest trial over the alleged talcum powder-cancer link, the St.

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Wednesday August 22nd, 2018

J & J Talc Cases Hit $117 Million in New Jersey

Article posted by Law360 author Bill Wichert below: Law360 (August 21, 2018, 3:08 PM EDT) — Levy Konigsberg LLP and Kazan McClain Satterley & Greenwood this year notched New Jersey state trial victories totaling $117 million in damages against Johnson & Johnson and its talc supplier by wielding internal company documents to back up a devastating claim — its talcum powder contained

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Tuesday August 21st, 2018

Tasigna – New Lawsuit Filed Over Heart Issues

Novartis AG, the Swiss based pharmaceutical company who is the developer of Tasigna, an oral chemotherapy drug designed to treat Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, has been hit with another lawsuit over its failure to warn users of the product about the risk of developing arteriosclerosis issues. Arteriosclerosis is a condition which causes the arteries in the

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Tuesday August 14th, 2018

Roundup Trial Nets $289 Million Dollar Verdict

One of the first trials brought against Monsanto Corporation (now owned by German pharmaceutical company Bayer AG) over their product Roundup, a herbicide, has resulted in a $289 million dollar verdict for the plaintiff Dewayne Johnson. Mr. Johnson, a groundskeeper for a school in California was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in 2014. Despite receiving chemotherapy

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Friday August 10th, 2018

Taxotere and Hair Loss: A Serious Issue

What is Taxotere? Taxtore (also known by its generic name docetaxel) is a type of chemotherapy drug that has been used to treat breast cancer as well as other types of cancer. The drug is given in an IV form and is a part of the taxanes family. What is the risk of using it?

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Friday August 10th, 2018

Risperdal – The Risks You Need to Know

What is Risperdal? Risperdal (known by its generic name risperidone) is an antipsychotic medication developed by pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson that is used to treat patients diagnosed with schizophrenia, as well as certain issues due to bipolar disorder.  What are the reported side effects? It has been found to be associated with gynecomastia in

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Wednesday August 8th, 2018

Bayer AG Receive Backlash over Essure Device

From an online newsletter posted by NeuralLit, it was announced that pharmaceutical company Bayer AG have been under recent criticism over medical complications and complaints surrounding the birth control implant device, Essure. In addition to the complications it was found that Bayer had monetarily compensated thousands of physicians, in exchange for the doctors recommending Essure

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Friday August 3rd, 2018

About Trucking Accidents

What is the difference between a regular motor vehicle accident and a trucking accident? When dealing with a trucking case in comparison to other car accident cases, the differences are big. Having knowledge and understanding of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, as well as insurance coverage, and the access to uncover both transcribed and

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Tuesday July 31st, 2018

Zofran – May Lead to Birth Defects

What is Zofran? Zofran (also known by its generic name ondansetron) is a drug used to combat the symptoms of nausea that patients can experience while undergoing chemotherapy or after surgery. How Does it Work? The drug impedes serotonin in certain parts of the brain that can prompt nausea and vomiting. Who is Responsible? Created

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Monday July 30th, 2018

Proton Pump Inhibitors: Helpful or Hurtful?

What are Proton Pump Inhibitors? Proton pump Inhibitors (also known as PPI’s) are a type of medication used for managing or controlling acid-related disorders that affect the upper GI tract. These disorders can cause ulcers, as well as gastrointestinal disorders. The medication is available both in prescription format, as well as an over-the-counter pill. What

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Friday July 27th, 2018

Is Using Invokana Worth the Risk?

What is Invokana? Invokana (also known by its generic name canagliflozin) is a SGLT2 Inhibitor medication that is used in adult patients who have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. The drug was developed by Janssen Pharmaceuticals which is a subdivision of parent company Johnson & Johnson. What does Invokana Do? According to information from

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Thursday July 26th, 2018

Takata Airbags Recalled Due to Defects

Takata Airbag Flaws – Which Manufacturers? One of the largest automotive recalls in recent history is due to the flawed Takata airbags. These airbags were installed in millions of vehicles by numerous car manufacturers. These manufacturers include BMW, Ford, GM (General Motors), Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Chrysler, Toyota, Daimler Trucks, Honda, and Subaru. Why are they

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Wednesday July 25th, 2018

Goldfish Crackers Recalled over Salmonella Worries

Popular Snack Recall Commercial bakery Pepperidge Farm, a subdivision of the Campbell Soup Company, announced a voluntary recall of their popular snack item Goldfish Crackers due to concerns over salmonella. Which Snacks? The company stated it would pull four specific varieties of the snack from the shelves:  Flavor Blasted Xtra Cheddar, Flavor Blasted Sour Cream &

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Tuesday July 24th, 2018

Think Before You Zip – Zip Line Dangers

What is Zip Lining? Zip Line tours and courses are quickly becoming a popular outdoor activity that people of all ages can participate in. Zip Lining involves a series of wooden platforms in which participants move or ‘zip’ to the next platform while in a rock climbing harness that is attached to a cable rope.

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Friday July 20th, 2018

Serious Problems with Metal-on-Metal Hip Devices

Metal Hip Implants The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is currently looking into metal-on-metal hip devices used in hip replacement surgeries. The review comes on the heels of numerous complaints arising from patients who receive them. The issues that are being reported involve loosening of the device, metallosis (metal debris buildup in the soft tissue

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Tuesday July 17th, 2018

Breaking: Blood Pressure Meds Linked to Cancer

Certain Blood Pressure Medications Recalled The ingredient named Valsartan includes nitrosodimethylamine, which is a known cancer causing agent that is found in certain blood pressure medications. Three companies were asked by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to recall their blood pressure medications which include valtsartan. These companies are Major Pharmaceuticals, Solco Healthcare and Teva Pharmaceuticals

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Monday July 16th, 2018

Hip Device by Stryker Recalled

Medical Technology Company, Stryker Corporation, Recall Their LFIT Anatomic CoCrV40 Femoral Head has been recalled due to a significant rate of failures and complications with its use in patients who receive the device during hip replacement surgery. The recall is considered to be a Class II hip device recall according to the Food and Drug Administration

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Friday July 13th, 2018

Costly Verdict Announced in Johnson & Johnson Case

A major verdict was announced Thursday, July 12th for a class-action lawsuit brought against product manufacturer Johnson & Johnson. The jury awarded $4.14 billion dollars of punitive damages and $550 million dollars in actual damages to 22 plaintiffs. Cost breakdown shows that each of the plaintiffs would receive about $25 million in regards to the actual damages.

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Friday July 13th, 2018

Multiple Injuries after School Bus Crash in Weld County

Weld County Accident A school bus crash involving a Greeley-Evans School District bus and a 2015 Ford pickup truck resulted in injuries late Thursday afternoon in Weld County. Approximately 36 people were on board, with about 20 or so high school students and 1 adult were taken to various hospitals for treatment for minor to

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Wednesday July 11th, 2018

Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-70 – Investigation Underway

Multi-Vehicle Crash A multi-vehicle crash involving several vehicles and two semi-trucks caused the eastbound lane of Interstate 70 in Colorado to close yesterday, July 10th at around 5:55p.m. The crash occurred near the West Colfax Avenue interchange in Jefferson County according to Colorado State Patrol. Traffic as a result was diverted off the highway with

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Tuesday July 10th, 2018

Xarelto Lawsuits

Another lawsuit due to medical injuries caused by the blood thinner medication Xarelto was filed in April of 2018 in Philadelphia resulting in a $28 million settlement.  Although the verdict was overturned, multiple lawsuits have since been filed and are set to be heard in the federal court of Louisiana against the pharmaceutical company Janssen Pharmaceuticals

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Tuesday July 10th, 2018

Toxic Exposure – Mesothelioma

What is Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a form of cancer that commonly affects the lining of the lungs or the chest wall. The primary factor in causing mesothelioma is contact with asbestos which are types of silicate minerals. When the asbestos fibers are inhaled, they stick a protective layer in the lungs. These fibers remain in

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Wednesday December 27th, 2017

Claire’s Makeup Testing Positive for Asbestos

A mother in Rhode Island recently submitted makeup she bought for her 6 year old daughter to an independent lab for testing. The lab, Scientific Analytical Institute, is the same lab that found asbestos in the makeup sold at the retail store Justice. Claire’s has pulled at least 17 products off of their shelves while they

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Thursday December 21st, 2017

9 People Injured after Shuttle Bus Roll Over near DIA

Nine people were taken to hospitals after an airport shuttle bus rolled over near Denver International Airport on Monday, the Denver Police Department said. The shuttle from “The Parking Spot” rolled over in the area of Pena Boulevard and 78th Avenue about 2 p.m. The crash caused traffic delays while it was under investigation. At

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Tuesday May 30th, 2017

Serious Or Repeated Episodes Of Vertigo Caused By Dexilant

Dexilant (dexlansoprazole delayed-release capsule) and Dexilant Solutab are prescription drugs manufactured by Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd. Dexilant and Dexilant Solutab are in a class of drugs known as proton pump inhibitors (PPI). Dexilant is approved for the following indications in patients 12 years of age or older: • Healing of all grades of erosive esophagitis

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Friday May 26th, 2017

Explosion near Firestone caused by oil tank battery

Photo courtesy of Mountain View Fire Rescue Local officials in Weld County are investigation the cause of an explosion in Mead, not far from the fatal explosion that claimed two lives in Firestone earlier this year. An oil tank battery owned by Anadarko may have been being maintained when it suddenly caught flame and created

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Friday May 26th, 2017

Pockets of methane gas detected near Firestone homes

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation shared their findings of the trapped methane pockets on Thursday. In a private presentation by the Oak Meadows Homeowners Association, the COCG presented the photo showing areas with methane gas trapped underneath homes as well as red lines marking abandoned flow lines. One of the abandoned gas flow lines

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Thursday May 25th, 2017

Xeralto Trial Set for May 30th 2017

Our partners are preparing for the nation’s first trials involving the blood thinning medication Xarelto. The two trials, set for April 24, 2017, and May 30, 2017, in New Orleans, will be the first “bellwether” trials in the multidistrict litigation (MDL). The MDL is pending before U.S. District Court Judge Eldon Fallon of the United

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Monday May 15th, 2017

Lawsuits being filed after fatal home explosion in Firestone

This will not be a class action lawsuit but will involve at least 10 other individual suits. Named defendants include Anadarko Petroleum, Noble Energy, Inc., and Hearth at Oak Meadows. It is currently believed that Anadarko and Noble are currently or have been producers responsible for gas wells which are near the residence mentioned in

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Friday May 12th, 2017

Firestone Lawsuits

Attorneys representing people living in the Firestone neighborhood where a home exploded last month will be filing the first of several lawsuits in court on Friday, Denver7 has learned. Attorneys say the first suit, and dozens more which are expected, will name Anadarko Petroleum, Mobile Energy, the Oak Meadows housing developer, and possibly more as the

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Monday May 8th, 2017

Firestone: Why did it take a fatal explosion to spur action?

For years, they’ve known leaking underground pipes carrying oil, gas and processing waste regularly contaminate soil and water and potentially threaten thousands of people around the state, records show. Now, the home explosion that killed Mike Martinez and Joey Irwin and left Erin Martinez traumatically burned has Gov. John Hickenlooper and other officials questioning whether,

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Friday May 5th, 2017

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Friday May 5th, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Ordered to pay over: $110 Million to Victim

The verdict in state court in St. Louis was the largest so far to arise out of about 2,400 lawsuits accusing J&J of not adequately warning consumers about the cancer risks of talc-based products, including its well-known Johnson’s Baby Powder. Many of those lawsuits are pending in St. Louis, where the J&J has faced four

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Friday May 5th, 2017

Home Explosion in Firestone, Colorado

Fire investigators found a 1-inch diameter black plastic pipeline running from an Anadarko Petroleum well near the house that had been cut when a tank battery was moved before the Oak Meadows subdivision was built, Poszywak said. That pipeline leaked the gas from a point 6 feet from the southeast corner of the house at

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Monday May 1st, 2017

Talcum Powder Litigation Update

In early February 2017, our partners returned to St. Louis to begin their fourth talcum powder trial, which was a “Defense pick.” Our Plaintiff in the case was Nora Daniels, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in May 2013 after having used Johnson and Johnson talcum powder products for more than 30 years. On March

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Monday February 13th, 2017

J&J Hid Talc Baby Powder Cancer Risks

An Article by Law360, Los Angeles (October 4, 2016, 6:59 PM EDT) — A woman who developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder on her genitals urged a Missouri jury Tuesday to find J&J liable for her ailment, saying the company has known for years about the product’s cancer link but

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Friday December 2nd, 2016

Third J&J Hip Implant Bellwether Delivers $1B Verdict

A Texas federal jury on Thursday found Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. unit liable for more than $1.04 billion in a six-plaintiff bellwether trial targeting metal-shedding artificial hips that are part of its Pinnacle line, dwarfing the $150 million verdict J&J is on the hook for after a previous bellwether. After a two-month trial that closed Nov.

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Wednesday February 3rd, 2016

Swedish Medical Hospital Patients Possibly Exposed to HIV, Hep B, and Hep C

Denver, Colorado – It is believed that about 2,900 patients that underwent surgery at Swedish Medical Center from August 17th, 2015 to January 22nd, 2016 are receiving notices that they should undergo emergency testing for HIV, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C. This notice stems from a current investigation into a former surgical technician that worked

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Thursday November 5th, 2015

Steep Fines for Breaking the I-70 Chain Law

If you plan on traveling through Interstate 70 this winter season, CDOT will be enforcing traction and passenger vehicle chain laws. Drivers traveling through I-70 will be required to have snow tires, tires made for mud/snow or a four-wheel drive vehicle. The driver must also have the minimum of one-eight inch tread. You may face

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Tuesday October 27th, 2015

Colorado Hit and Run Accidents

Every month three people will die when involved in a hit-and-run accident in Colorado. At least one person is hurt in a hit-and-run accident every day. 1 out of 5 drivers leave the scene of an accident in Colorado. What happens when the driver who hurt you or your loved one leaves the scene of

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Wednesday October 14th, 2015

Winter Driving Tips

A report from NOAA claims there is currently a 95% chance that a powerful El Nino storm will impact us throughout the winter 2015-2016 and will gradually diminish through spring 2016. We’d like to share some Winter Driving Tips and Tricks for what Meteorologists across Colorado are predicting to be a heavier-than-normal snow season. Make

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Thursday September 3rd, 2015

The Importance of Car Insurance

UM/UIM AND Med Pay When buying car insurance many people are concerned with saving money. Insurance companies advertising campaigns are based on how much money you can save if you switch. But, are you really saving if you pay less for your car insurance? In Colorado drivers are only required to carry $25,000 per person

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Friday October 19th, 2018

Is Your Car Winter Ready?

Fall is upon us in Colorado, and with the leaves falling and temperatures dropping that can mean only one thing: Winter is coming. With winter right around the corner, it’s important to make sure you (and your car) are prepared for the changing conditions. Just last year it was reported by the Colorado Department of

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Thursday October 18th, 2018

A Hidden Secret of Asbestos Exposure

What is asbestos? Asbestos are types of silicate minerals which when the fibers are inhaled, they stick and form a protective layer in the lungs. These fibers remain in the lungs for years and eventually create cancer cells where it goes undetected often for several years. Who is most at risk? While asbestos has mainly

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Monday October 15th, 2018

Changes to Xarelto’s Label are Not Enough

Despite facing multiple lawsuits over patient’s experiences with heavy and sometimes fatal bleeding problems, Xarelto’s label still lags behind in giving patients a sufficient safety warning regarding the use of the medication.  The label was modified in June of 2018 to let medical providers know about a FDA approved agent called AndexXA which is intended

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