Scary Facts About Tonight

Halloween is one of the most popular holidays of the year. Children love it because they get to wear a costume and run from house to house getting free candy. Halloween is also a dangerous time for young pedestrians. The CDC studied accident data over a 20 year period. It revealed the number of deaths […] Read more »

Auto Insurance Basics: PIP Insurance…Don’t Leave Home Without It.

Personal Injury Protection (PIP) is optional auto coverage in Washington and like Uninsured Motorist coverage it is worth getting.  With PIP coverage, your insurance company pays the medical bills for the treatment of crash related injuries.  You can buy varying levels of coverage, usually $10,000 or $35,000 for treatment received 1-3 years following the crash, […] Read more »

Diabetes drug ACTOS Linked to Increased Risk of Bladder Cancer.

In June 2011 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that patients taking ACTOS (aka Actoplus, Met and Duetact) for longer than one year have an increased risk of bladder cancer.  Two months later the agency required updated labels to include safety information informing patients of this increased risk.  Due to these same risks, France […] Read more »