Fibromyalgia – It’s Not in Your Head

For years patients suffering with the chronic muscle pain, fatigue, and sleeplessness associated with Fibromyalgia were told it was all in their heads.  A recent article published in USA Today discusses the physiological cause for Fibromyalgia.  This is good news for sufferers as the more experts learn about the cause… Read More

‘Tis the Season for Temporary Employees

The holidays bring peace, joy, hope – – and a lot of extra spending.  To help ease the financial burden that the holidays often bring, many of us pick up seasonal employment. Many workers are not familiar with this type of employment.  Here are a few things you should know:… Read More

Occupational Disease: Can you sue your employer for negligence?

Occupational Disease The Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act is commonly understood to provide injured workers the right to prompt compensation in exchange for giving up the right to sue their employers for negligence.   In a recent decision, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court opened the door to negligence claims against employers,… Read More