Virginia Lawyers Weekly has chosen Barbara S. Williams as one of the Influential Women of Virginia for 2009. A new awards program established by Virginia Lawyers Weekly recognizes outstanding efforts by women who are making notable contributions in all fields, including law, business, health care, education, and the arts.

A list produced by HealthGrades America named Inova Fairfax Hospital one of the top hospitals in the United States. Read More About Inova Fairfax on List of Top 50 U.S. Hospitals…

A study by the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine shows a link between later school start times and a reduction in car crashes for teenagers. Read More About Later School Start Times Reduce the Risk of Car Crashes for Teenagers…

Causes of Childhood Deaths

This article from The Washington Post discusses childhood death rates and safety tips for keeping children safe. Read More About Causes of Childhood Deaths…

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A survey of health care workers at 102 nonprofit hospitals from 2004 to 2007 found that 67 percent of respondents thought there was a link between disruptive behavior and medical mistakes. Read More About Studies Show that Doctor Behavior can Lead to Medical Errors…

Read More About Brain injury sustained by young man while playing football as a lineman causes well known author Malcolm Gladwell to write New Yorker piece on the realities of brain injuries in the NFL…

Read More About Centreville man who hit trooper must help with “Move Over” program…

A New York woman was left to die in an emergency room. Video surveillance captured the ailing woman waiting for 24 hours without medical attention, then falling out of her chair and lying on the floor of the waiting room for hours. The woman was ignored by medical personnel, including a doctor, who saw her […]

Every year, teenage drivers are involved in 6,000 to 8,000 car crashes – four times the rate of older drivers. A recent National Teen Driver Survey attempted to find out why. And to get more honest answers, researchers asked thousands of high school students what their friends do while driving. While some 90 percent of […]

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