The Coolest Adaptive Tech On The Market! 

As avid advocates for people with disabilities, our team at D’Amore Personal Injury Law is always on the lookout for new and innovative technologies to better the lives of those who need it most. 

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The Hidden Dangers of Electronic Health Records

The switch from paper charts to Electronic Health Records (E.H.R) was supposed to make the health care industry more efficient, safer, and even less expensive. With the ability to quickly access millions of healthcare files and build upon a patient’s health history over time, the idea posed a solution for eliminating preventable errors to provide a higher quality of streamlined care. 

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February Is American Heart Month!

Heart disease is the number one cause of death worldwide, taking 17.9 million lives every year. In the United States alone, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (C.D.C.) estimated 1 in every 4 deaths is caused by heart disease, a total of nearly 647,000 Americans each year.

Health

Coronavirus: The Facts and The Myths

Last week, the World Health Organization declared a global emergency as the novel coronavirus continues to spread rapidly and with ease around the world. In only 10 days, the total of confirmed cases rose from 916 and 41 deaths to a staggering 24,622 cases and 494 deaths. Within the last 48-hours alone, approximately 7,000 new cases and 132 deaths have been reported. 

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Distracted Uber Drivers: Why The App Could Be Deadly

Uber drivers may be causing an uptick in distracted driving accidents. Once hailed as the most convenient method of getting home safe, some safety experts fear the Uber app could be putting drivers and their passengers at serious risk. 

Mobility

Surgical Robots Can Be Risky: Here’s What Patients Need To Know

The da Vinci surgical system is believed to be a one-of-kind medical breakthrough in the field of robotic-assisted surgery. Assisting in more than six million procedures to date, the da Vinci allows surgeons to perform high-risk procedures with minimally invasive methods. Manufacturers of the da Vinci claim it could one day change the landscape of all surgery, reducing the number of complications leading to life-threatening injuries. 

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New Maryland Laws That Could Change Your Life!

The start of 2020 also marks the beginning of new laws taking effect in Maryland. According to an article by Patch, these are some of the most significant pieces of legislation that could impact you and your family this year: 

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