08302016Headline:

Honolulu, Hawaii

HomeHawaiiHonolulu

    Heading
    • Genki Sushi Hawai‘i Lawsuits

      Genki Sushi Hawai‘i Lawsuits

      I will be filing lawsuits on behalf of Hawai‘i residents who got hepatitis A as a result of contaminated scallops eaten at one of the Genki Sushi restaurants in the islands. Lawsuits for people who have contracted hepatitis A in […]

    • Genki Hepatitis A Outbreak: Should you get inoculated?

      Genki Hepatitis A Outbreak: Should you get inoculated?

      Over 200 people have been treated contaminated scallops consumed at Genki Sushi restaurants on Oahu and Kauai. Creating news nationwide this outbreak of hepatitis A is one of the largest in the nation’s history. The Hawaii Department of Health has again […]

    • Genki Sushi Hepatitis A Outbreak From Contaminated Scallops

      Genki Sushi Hepatitis A Outbreak From Contaminated Scallops

      As reported in the Honolulu Star Bulletin story on August 15, 2016 frozen scallops served raw at Genki Sushi in Hawai’i were contaminated leading to many patrons contracting Hepatitis A. The state Department of Health said this evening that it has […]

    • Ovarian cancer in Hawai’i – was it caused by talcum powder?

      Ovarian cancer in Hawai’i – was it caused by talcum powder?

      Talcum powder and ovarian cancer is in the news: If you have ovarian cancer or primary peritoneal cancer you don’t care about lawsuits. You care about cures. I’ve been there. I know. The good news is that in the past […]

    • Distracted Driving: Do App creators have moral or legal obligations to help?

      Distracted Driving: Do App creators have moral or legal obligations to help?

      The video “Technically Almost Legal: Driving distractions like these should be avoided—even though they are legal makes us laugh but also ask ourselves if maybe we all should look at the safety of what we do and not just ask if its […]

    • 700 deaths per day: medical malpractice third leading cause of death in US

      700 deaths per day: medical malpractice third leading cause of death in US

      Could it be true that avoidable medical errors by doctors and hospitals are the third leading cause of death in the US? According to a story written by Ariana Eunjung Cha on May 3 for the Washington Post, entitled “Researchers: […]

    • Hawai‘i defective product alert – some blood clot filters are unsafe

      Hawai‘i defective product alert – some blood clot filters are unsafe

      Hawai‘i has an aging population that, although healthier than the national averages, face the normal health problems of aging including heart problems. As heart problems develop over time one of the greatest risks facing the patient is pulmonary embolism (PE) when […]

    • 7 Neuro-toxic Pesticides that should be banned

      7 Neuro-toxic Pesticides that should be banned

      I propose that the government ban these 7 “organophosphate” pesticides that are are toxic to the human brain:   chlorpyrifos-methyl (Dursban, Lorsban) dicrotophos (Bidrin, Diapadrin) dimethoate ethoprop profenofos terbufos tribufos Earthjustice, a leading protector of our environment explains why this […]

    • Blood Thinners Like Xarelto® (rivaroxaban) Linked To Uncontrollable Bleeding and Blood Clots

      Blood Thinners Like Xarelto® (rivaroxaban) Linked To Uncontrollable Bleeding and Blood Clots

      Hawai’i Residents routinely hear the commercials on television warning about the dangers of side effects from use of prescription medications. Every prescription drug has some adverse side effect and drug manufacturers usually set up prescription criteria and testing to make […]

    • What’s an IME and why should you care?

      What’s an IME and why should you care?

      What is an “IME”? Here it is: Independent medical examination – Wikipedia An IME may be conducted at the behest of an employer or an insurance carrier to obtain an independent opinion of the clinical status of the individual. Workers’ […]