The US Food and Drug Administration has issued an FDA warning to consumers and sent letters to the manufacturers to stop using over-the-counter teething products that contain benzocaine. This is not the first warning about benzocaine from the FDA. In 2011, it estimated there had...

Illnesses linked to deadly E. coli in romaine lettuce are continuing to rise, with 28 additional people found to have been sickened by the bacteria since last week bringing the total to 149. As of this week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said...

Safety on the road usually entails seatbelts for adults, but what about toddlers?  Many parents worry about rear facing car seats because of the reaction of their child. Infants often cry which leads to a frustrated car ride. If you’re like a lot of parents,...

Athletes and physical education students are constantly in the line of danger. Catastrophic sports injuries killed 50 young athletes last year and every year sports injuries put at least 30,000 high school athletes in the hospital. Catastrophic injuries can never be eliminated in an action...

It’s no secret that car insurance rates in Louisiana are higher than other states. In fact, Louisiana is the fourth-most expensive state to insure your car behind Michigan, Montana, and New Jersey. These insurance rates are blamed on a high number of wrecks resulting in...

Christmas has come and gone, and now everyone is making their New Year’s resolutions and plans for the last night of the year. While we hope you ring in the New Year with a roaring celebration, don't forget these safety tips that can make or break...

A common theme in Holiday movies is disasters and crazy shenanigans, but we often don’t think about accidents happening in our daily lives. Although the Holidays are a time of warmth, celebration, giving, and spending time with your loved ones: accidents happen and they are...