Recent National and Local Headlines About Personal Injury and Disability

Being injured or disabled can feel very lonely, so we have compiled this collection of headlines so you can read about people just like you and their potential legal battles.

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Man helps cancer patients by providing lawn care

Posted on May 05, 2013 When you are in the middle of a cancer battle it can be hard to get things done around the house. Robert Page of Griffin is shouldering the burdens of his neighbors one lawn at a time. Read More About Man helps cancer patients by providing lawn care… back to

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Deaf drummer makes Arkansas marching band

Posted on May 05, 2013 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Mitchell Moore had always dreamed of one day marching with the University of Arkansas band. The challenge is that he is deaf. Read More About Deaf drummer makes Arkansas marching band… back to top

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Finding summer jobs for teens getting harder

Posted on May 05, 2013 ATLANTA – According to the outplacement firm Challenger, Gray and Christmas, American teenagers are landing summer jobs at their highest rate since 2006. Their report says among 16 to 19 year olds, 157,000 them found employment in the month of May. That’s more than double the number of jobs taken

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Father gets bond in crash that killed 15-year-old daughter

Posted on May 05, 2013 DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – A judge granted bond to a father facing DUI and vehicular homicide charges after a crash killed one of his children. Read More About Father gets bond in crash that killed 15-year-old daughter… back to top

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Toddlers can learn to survive in water

Posted on May 05, 2013 ALPHARETTA, Ga. – A new CDC report shows that more young children between the ages of 1 and 4 die from drowning than any other cause except birth defects. Read More About Toddlers can learn to survive in water… back to top

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Unemployment takes tough mental toll

Posted on May 05, 2013 (CNN) — Michael Dixon hasn’t had a job since September, but he’s definitely not relaxing at home. Living at a friend’s house without paying rent, he spends all day searching online for job opportunities and more short-term ways to make money, fearing that if he stops to watch TV, he’ll

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Is your lack of sleep making you fat?

Posted on May 05, 2013 If you’re losing sleep and gaining weight, the two may be connected.  Sleep deprivation may be sinking your diet, but there may be a way to break that cycle. Read More About Is your lack of sleep making you fat?… back to top

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Daily ‘dose’ of dark chocolate might shield the heart

Posted on May 05, 2013 (HealthDay News) — There’s more sweet news about chocolate and your health: A new study suggests that eating a bit of dark chocolate each day may cut the odds of heart attack and stroke in high-risk people. Read More About Daily ‘dose’ of dark chocolate might shield the heart… back

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Study: Heart attack victims could see signs of PTSD

Posted on May 05, 2013 ATLANTA – Post-traumatic stress disorder affects many combat veterans and disaster survivors. Now a new study shows heart attack survivors may also struggle with PTSD. Researchers say the anxiety disorder could set them up for another heart crisis. Read More About Study: Heart attack victims could see signs of PTSD…

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Donations, gifts pour in for bus monitor bullied in New York

Posted on May 05, 2013 (CNN) — Hundreds of thousands of dollars had poured in by Friday morning for a New York bus monitor taunted by seventh-graders in a brazen bullying incident that has sparked international outrage. Read More About Donations, gifts pour in for bus monitor bullied in New York… back to top

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