Sarasota’s Specialized Plumbing Technologies Spreads Waves of Love

June 13, 2016

As part of a mission trip organized by the non-profit organization Waves of Love, Sarasota-based Specialized Plumbing Technologies (formerly Sleuth Plumbing Technologies) recently assembled a group of volunteers that spent...

CRPS/RSD PART 23: Stronger NSAID Warnings Issued by the FDA

May 30, 2016

By Steve Heintz of Heintz & Becker posted in CRPS on Monday, May 30, 2016. In our most recent CRPS/RSD post we told our readers about how some pharmacies are refusing...

Urgent Warning: Exploding E-Cigarette Batteries Resulting in Serious Injuries

May 15, 2016

Exploding E-Cigarette Batteries Some e-cigarette batteries are exploding without warning and causing blindness, serious burns and permanent injuries.  A teenager in New York was blinded in one eye and may have...

CRPS/RSD PART 22: News Probe Reveals Pharmacies Refusing to Fill Prescriptions for Pain Medication

May 9, 2016

People suffering from chronic pain with valid prescriptions issued by reputable physicians are being turned away by pharmacies that are refusing to fill their pain medication prescriptions.  Why is this...

Heintz & Becker Boating Safety Series Part 2: Nighttime and Pre-Dawn Boating

Last month one Florida teen was killed and five others were injured when their small boat ran into a bridge on the Middle River near Ft. Lauderdale.  The accident happened...

Volkswagen’s Shameless Deception Destroys Owners’ Trust and Loyalty

What was once the iconic and beloved Volkswagen has now fallen from grace after the recent revelation that the company intentionally manipulated its "environmentally friendly" diesel cars. These cars cheated...

Red Light Runner Causes Crash on U.S. 301 that leaves 87 Year Old Parrish Woman with Serious Injuries

April 26, 2016

By Steve Heintz of Heintz & Becker posted in Car Accidents on Monday, October 19, 2015. Virginia Boria, 87, of Parrish was seriously injured on Saturday, October 17, 2015, after...

Heintz & Becker Golf Cart Series Part 6: “GolfBoards” Bring Excitement and New Safety Issues to Golfers

April 15, 2016

A revolution is underway at the Legacy Golf Club in Lakewood Ranch that lets golfers "surf the turf." It's called 'GolfBoarding" and it's the latest golfing craze thanks to the...

Heintz & Becker Boating Safety Series Part 8: New Law Signed after Heartbreaking loss of two Florida Teens

April 14, 2016

Last July, two Florida teenagers, Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos, set out for a day of boating from the Jupiter Inlet and were never heard from again. Days of searching...

Heintz & Becker Golf Cart Series Part 5: Safety Issues Associated With Golf Carts and Low Speed Vehicles

April 12, 2016

Golf Cart Safety The fun, convenience and economy of getting around in a golf cart or Low Speed Vehicle can be very appealing. But, there is a major catch. Golf...

Brain Injury Series Part 8: How Sleep May Improve Post-Concussion Recovery Results

April 8, 2016

As we saw in our last post the very first thing recommended by doctors after a concussion is "rest and recovery," including getting as much sleep as possible.  Indeed, the...

Pirates Charities and Bradenton Boosters Giving Back to Local Community

March 24, 2016

There's a lot more to having the Pittsburg Pirates in Bradenton than baseball.  Pirates Charities and the Bradenton Boosters are also hard at work helping to make a difference in...