Blog Posts in December, 2007

  • Defective Products - Age Appropriate Toys

    || 13-Dec-2007

    As the holidays approach it is important to consider the issue of age appropriateness when purchasing toys for children. Toy manufacturers are currently required to warn consumers regarding the age appropriateness of toys for children. Many toys contain components which are sharp or constitute chocking or other hazards and are inappropriate and unsafe for younger children. It is important when ...
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  • 21% Breast Cancers Missed on Mammogram

    || 11-Dec-2007

    The ability to detect breast cancer by mammogram readings misses 21% of cancers even when the radiologist were dealing with a known lump according to a recent study. Diana Migloretti, a researcher at the Group Health Center for Health Studies in Seattle reported the findings of her team recently in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The study evaluated 123 radiologists who looked at ...
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