More and More Pedestrians Dying on US Roads

Roadway deaths are on the rise. Between 2014 and 2016, deaths on US roads increased by over 14%. While deaths overall have soared, the category of roadway occupant that has suffered the greatest increase in fatalities is that of pedestrians. Read on to learn about the rise in pedestrian deaths and ways that these deaths […]

Bend Parkway Head-On Crash Causes Critical Injuries to Ten-Year-Old Child

A recent crash on the Bend Parkway sent a ten-year-old boy to the hospital with critical injuries. This tragedy highlights the serious nature of head-on collisions, which are among the most serious and deadly type of car accident. The accident occurred in the morning of April 19th on the Bend Parkway near the Northwest Hawthorne […]

Study Reveals that More Accidents Caused by Drowsy Driving than Previously Known

Drowsy driving can be a challenging driving behavior to uncover. If law enforcement officers notice a car traveling erratically, it may not be obvious if the driver is drunk or merely falling asleep. If police pull that driver over, the driver may have been startled awake by the threat of receiving a citation by the […]

Spine Injuries Can Cause Lifelong Health Complications

Accidents involving the sudden application of force to the body can result in severe injuries, many of which involve the spine. Unfortunately, the spine is especially vulnerable in an accident, and these injuries can lead to significant long-term health issues. Leading Reasons Why Spine Injuries Occur According to the Mayo Clinic, the five leading reasons […]

Choosing an Oregon Care Facility for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be extremely demanding on family members. When you’re no longer able to care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, it’s important to find a nursing home or other residential care facility that will provide the highest-possible caliber of care, catering to the particular needs of […]