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Joseph Lichtenstein’s Legal Guides

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  • When the Patient Is Blamed in a Medical Malpractice Case

    Were you injured because of the negligence of a doctor, nurse, or hospital? In order to be able to pay for the necessary medical treatments to regain your health, you will probably find yourself in need of monetary assistance. In many cases, filing a medical malpractice claim can...

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  • What Are the Risks of Gastric Bypass Surgery?

    When people are experiencing difficulties losing weight through exercise and healthy eating, they may turn to weight loss surgery in an effort to get a jump start. Even though this type of surgery is recommended by doctors, there are many risks that patients need to be aware of. ...

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  • Strokes

    What exactly is a stroke? As the third leading cause of death in the country, people need to be aware of the risks and the warning signs. Strokes rank number three in the leading causes of death in the U.S. Every year, it is estimated that 140,000 die and even more are left with ...

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  • Understanding Nursing Home Abuse

    Was your loved one the victim of nursing home abuse? Continue reading to learn about the warning signs of nursing home abuse and what can be done to deal with these types of cases. According to the National Center on Elder Abuse, there were nearly 6 million elder abuse cases in ...

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  • What is Fibromyalgia?

    One of the conditions which may occur following osteoarthritis is fibromyalgia. Learn about the symptoms of this condition and what can be done to diagnose and treat it. It is estimated that over 12 million people in the U.S. suffer from fibromyalgia. Of this high number, the va...

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  • Cancer Misdiagnosis

    With over 577,000 people estimated to die from cancer this year in the U.S., it is crucial that doctors are careful when diagnosing possible cases of cancer. Learn more about cancer and cancer misdiagnosis. According to the American Cancer Society, in 2012, it is estimated that ...

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  • Lung Cancer

    Have you or a loved one suffered from lung cancer? You need to be aware of the different symptoms, causes, and treatments of lung cancer. Continue reading to learn more! Unfortunately, lung cancer is a very common type of cancer in the U.S. According to the American Cancer Societ...

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