Federal Investigation of Lead Levels in Drinking Glasses

An ongoing investigation by the Associated Press (AP) has found cadmium and lead, both known carcinogens, in the enamel used in the designs of many novelty drinking glasses. In response, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced that they will be launching an investigation of their own. The CPSC declared that drinking classes … Continue reading “Federal Investigation of Lead Levels in Drinking Glasses”

State Issues Warning About Medical Discount Cards

With the high cost of health insurance, many people have been tempted to buy into a medical discount card program. For a monthly fee the cards give you access to discounted rates that the card company negotiates with health care providers. However, the cards are not insurance and will not protect you against expensive medical … Continue reading “State Issues Warning About Medical Discount Cards”

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