Hindsight – 20/20 – Too Late

Angie SzumlinskiNews

Sadly, another family is grieving the loss of a loved one and another licensed nurse is being charged criminally for the death. It just seems to be happening more often or the media is more tuned in and run the story. Let’s face it, it is a sensational story, a headline that draws the eye, but at the end of …

Human Trafficking

Angie SzumlinskiNews

January is Human Trafficking Awareness month; sad that we have a designated month, but we do. Every year millions of people are exploited within and across borders. They are forced to work in factories for little or no pay; harvest crops; work in terrible conditions in mines, construction sites, and fishing boats; or work in private homes. Many victims are …

Still Falling for You, Huh?

Angie SzumlinskiNews

While hearing is not typically considered a risk factor for falls, recent research demonstrated that there is a strong association between audiometric hearing loss and falls. In this nationally representative study of adults aged 40 to 69 years, greater hearing loss was independently associated with self-reported falls over the preceding 12 months. The magnitude of the association of hearing loss …