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Congress Weighs in on Malpractice in 2017

In all the debate about the repeal and replacement of Obamacare, tort reform of medical malpractice has largely been overshadowed. Many are surprised to find this issue before Congress again because tort reform has failed five times there between 2002 and 2006. President Trump, despite never mentioning it during his campaign, has recently endorsed stripping away the rights of patients severely injured by medical malpractice, or capping compensation to catastrophically-injured children. In addition, costs in healthcare from medical liability make up just 2 to 2.5% of total healthcare spending.

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Medical STNL Remains Popular with Investors

The net lease sector of commercial real estate has seen increased attention and expansion over the past several years.  Of particular interest, has been the healthcare/medical sector.From the aging baby boomer generation, to the new technologies that change how we provide healthcare, this sector of the economy continues to grow and has become a favorite asset to investors over the past decade. 

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3 Common Dental Malpractice Claims

We trust dentists to provide safe and professional care, and most of the time they do. However, sometimes dentists commit malpractice, inflicting tremendous pain and possibly causing permanent damage. When this happens, it's important to hold the dentist accountable by filing a malpractice claim. Doing this gives the patient an opportunity to receive justice, and may also protect future patients from the unprofessional behavior of the offending dentist. When a dentist injures a patient by deviating from what is considered to be standard care in the dental community, malpractice has occurred.

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Do Doctors Need Media Training?

The recent global Ebola crisis showed the importance of media training for doctors and other medical professions. The crisis had media professionals calling for doctors to clearly communicate on how infected patients were being treated and monitored. In such scenarios, hospitals require the doctors to speak to reporters when the need arises. In addition, when physicians make themselves available for the media, they increase the chances of enhancing their brands and recognition. Doctors should take media training seriously.

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White Teeth Are Possible

If there is one grievance  dentists in Cary NC hear each week, it is the struggle many of their patients endure in their attempts to achieve white teeth. If you are like most people, your teeth likely are not as white as you would like them to be. If attaining perfectly white teeth is important to you, you may have tried a million different techniques in an attempt to do so. You brush your teeth meticulously two plus times per day. You avoid soda. You drink your coffee with a straw, and have been flossing diligently for years.

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5 Symptoms of Gum Disease to Look Out For

According to the Food and Drug Administration, 15% of adults in The United States between the ages of 21 and 50 suffer from gingivitis, among those beyond this age group, 30% have gingivitis. But what exactly is gingivitis, and why is it so prevalent today, in an age where dental hygiene information and technology has become so advanced?

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Common Myths about Veneers Cary NC Patients Believe

When you visit our Cary NC dentist office, your dentist will be happy to discuss all of the benefits and precautions of veneers before you decide to move forward with this cosmetic dentistry procedure. However, we also aim to provide information via this blog. Recently we discussed some important facts about veneers Cary NC patients should know. Now we want to focus on myths we wish to dispel

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Veneers Cary NC Patients Will Love

Look no further than Alliance Dentistry for the best veneer dentists Cary NC has to offer. Drs. Maureen and Tim Raczka have proudly provided cosmetic dentistry services in Cary NC for many years and can boast many satisfied patients. Our patients can tell you themselves about our work, and they will probably have to, because with a beautiful, natural looking set of teeth, others will never guess who’s wearing our Cary NC veneers. But enough tooting our own horn-- while there are many benefits to receiving veneers in Cary NC, the service may not be for everybody.

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