West Palm Beach injury lawyers and Florida medical experts alert flu season is here. Fall and winter are when Americans are most susceptible to infections.
December 15, 2008, West Palm Beach, FL (JusticeNewsFlash.com)–JNF flu reporters consulted Palm Beach injury attorneys and medical experts about flu season. According to industry experts and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) www.fda.gov while contagious viruses are active year round fall and winter are when Americans are most susceptible. The FDA, a federal agency is charged with regulating medicines and vaccines that help fight winter illnesses.
Palm Beach County injury attorneys and JNF government health and law reporters are taking this opportunity to educate consumers on how to avoid winter bugs:
-Wash your hands often
-Limit exposure to infected people
-Keep stress in check
South Florida injury attorneys and Justice consumer safety advocates urge all consumers to follow the above simple tips to help keep winter colds and flus away. Untreated cold and flu infections and exposures can lead to serious illness, hospitalization and even death. Protect you and your family this winter season. Have a safe and healthy holiday.
News Contributor: Heather L. Ryan for Justice news. Miss Ryan is a Registered Nurse and resides in Jupiter, FL
JusticeNewsFlash.com (JNF) provides a forum for lawyers, reporters and other professionals to communicates with consumers in their communities. Stories covered include U.S government health and law initiatives, medical malpractice cases, personal injury lawsuits, wrongful death claims and defective products court cases.
Heather L. Ryan, R.N., C.L.N.C- Heather Ryan is a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant with 15 years of experience in the health care industry. Her expertise in reviewing medical records and assisting lawyers with the determination as to whether legal action should be taken provides an invaluable asset to the newsroom. Medical-malpractice, products liability, personal injury and workers’ compensation are some of the recent areas of litigation Ms. Ryan has focused her efforts on. A member of the Florida Justice Association, Heather maintains a long list of certifications and credentials to support her areas of expertise and stays up-to-date with her clinical knowledge working as an emergency room/trauma nurse, at a Level 1, Adult/Pediatric trauma and teaching institution in South Florida.