Ovarian cancer, a risk for women who have used talcum powder daily in the genital-perineal area, is not cheap to treat. Health care for serious diseases these days is beyond the average person’s financial reach, especially if they do not have good or even adequate insurance. With ovarian cancer, the total costs of treatment can easily extend into six figures. Calculating the costs of medical therapy is standard for su...
As of August, 2016, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) now has the authority to regulate ENDS, or Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems. The ENDS grouping includes e-cigarettes, but also covers the following: Vape pens Vaporizers Nicotine gels Dissolvable tobacco (lozenges, strips, or sticks) Hookahs (water pipes) and other hookah products E-pipes and pipe tobacco Cigars and cigar products Any ...
Lithium ion batteries have helped fuel the tech revolution. The first ones appeared commercially in 1991, released by the Sony Corporation. But lithium ion batteries have been problematical almost from the start. From the late 1990s, product safety warnings and recalls of lithium ion rechargeable batteries have occurred in almost every kind of tech device you can think of, including e-cigarettes, notebook computers, and sm...
South Carolina has made another top ten list, but it’s not one we should be proud of. The Palmetto State ranked ninth overall on WalletHub’s 2016 list of the states that have the biggest bullying problems. And we have the dubious distinction of being tied for first in the nation (with Louisiana) when it comes to the percentage of high schoolers who stay away from school because they are afraid of bullies. And, regretta...

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