What’s Causing Your Hearing Loss and What Can Be Done to Minimize the Damage?

Hazardous noise levels and ototoxic chemicals at work can cause hearing loss. Employers in Illinois are requires to protect workers from loud noise or chemical exposures that cause hearing loss, but injuries still occur. Nationwide, approximately 22 million workers are exposed to dangerous noise levels on the job. Similarly, 30 million are exposed to ototoxic… Continue reading What’s Causing Your Hearing Loss and What Can Be Done to Minimize the Damage?

Tattoos, Piercings, and the Injuries that Follow

Tattoos and piercings can cause serious injuries. As the popularity of body modification grows, the number of people who are exposed to disease or suffer serious infections, allergic reactions, and disabling conditions after visiting a tattoo parlor continues to rise. The Rise of Tattoos and Piercings Approximately 38% of teenagers in America have at least… Continue reading Tattoos, Piercings, and the Injuries that Follow