Category Archives: Medicine

Topamax class action lawsuit

Topamax Class Action Lawsuit

Common treatment of epilepsy and migraine headaches includes medications such as Topamax. Topamax, or Topiramate, is an anti-convulsant medication.  Communication between the nerve cells relies on complex movements of electrically charged particles.  Seizures and migraines occur when nerve cells collect and release too many particles, causing abnormal, excessive, or synchronous activity in the neurons.  Topamax works by calming these excitable nerve cells, reducing the occurrence of seizures and migraines.  Epilepsy and migraines are usually controlled, but not cured, with medication such as Topamax.  Continue reading

Not-So-Super Star Overdose

It seems all the buzz today is about Amy Winehouse; a British singer who died today at around 4pm. Winehouse was at the ripe age of 27. Although many are “so sad,” about the singers death, I stray away from that group of people. In my opinion Winehouse did not have the best vocals or talent at all. Continue reading

Topamax Lawsuit for Birth Defects

First approved in 1998 for the treatment of epileptic seizures, Topamax, or Topiramate, has now landed itself near the top of many law firms’ hit list.  The issue at hand for the Topamax Lawsuit is the connection that has been found between patients prescribed Topamax, and their children being born with a cleft palate. Continue reading

Luxury Band-Aids

It never fails.  I cut myself while stuffing chain letter envelopes, and all I have is crappy old ugly band aids.  Considering that I have a concierge medicine plan, I should be able to treat my cut with a little style.  Well finally someone took some initiative and will be selling me the designer bandages I need. Continue reading

Luxury Band-Aids

It never fails.  I cut myself while stuffing chain letter envelopes, and all I have is crappy old ugly band aids.  Considering that I have a concierge medicine plan, I should be able to treat my cut with a little style.  Well finally someone took some initiative and will be selling me the designer bandages I need. Continue reading