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April 2020 Archives

Signs that cancer is getting worse

If you have cancer, the condition will slowly get worse over time without proper treatment. This is why medical professionals need to make a proper diagnosis as soon as possible and get you started on a treatment plan that can give you the best chance of survival. That does not guarantee recovery -- cancer is one of the most dangerous diseases in the world -- but it is still the type of care you deserve.

Skin cancer isn't always where you expect

One reason that doctors may miss skin cancer is that it can show up in nontraditional places where they do not expect to see it. It is most common on the hands, arms, neck and face -- in other words, on all of the places that are most often exposed to direct sunlight. This is where doctors are going to check first.

Employee Rights under the ADA during the COVID-19 Pandemic - what you need to know

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has issued new guidance on the interplay between the current Coronavirus crisis and the Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA"). That guidance can be read in full here

What are the general symptoms of cerebral palsy?

Cerebral palsy can be caused by a number of different issues, but one that stands out is when the developing child's brain is starved of oxygen for too long. This leads to cell death and permanent brain damage. It can happen, for instance, if a doctor makes a mistake during the delivery and cuts off the child's airflow.

COVID 19 - Unemployment Benefits Update

On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law. The Act provides enhanced and expanded unemployment insurance (UI) to millions of workers throughout the country who are being furloughed, laid off, or finding themselves without work through no fault of their own because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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