February 18 The Ruth Law Team

Last year, 11 children died from drowning in Hillsborough County. That is more than any other county in Florida. In an effort to reduce this number, the Tampa Metropolitan YMCA is offering FREE swimming lessons to families. Swim lessons run from March 18-21 and are open to children ages 3-12. In a state where children…

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July 14 The Ruth Law Team

Concussions are the most common kind of head injury, affecting millions of people in the US every year. Known as a mild traumatic brain injury, concussions are generally caused by bumps, blows or jolts to the head or body, causing the brain to move in the skull and affect normal brain functionality. While frequently associated…

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July 1 The Ruth Law Team

As we gear up for another holiday filled with BBQs, beaches and brews, our hope is that everyone has an enjoyable but safe holiday weekend. Every year, serious injuries and deaths occur over the 4th of July weekend throughout the U.S. The majority of injuries that occur around Independence Day are caused by the following…

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April 26 The Ruth Law Team

The weather is heating up, and in a state where we experience year-round sunshine, boating is a fun, frequent activity for many. In fact, Florida leads the nation in the number of registered recreational vessels (more than 800,000) with Minnesota trailing close behind. Unfortunately, the Sunshine State also holds the highest number of boating accidents…

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