What Payout Can You Expect for a Vaccine Injury?
When you get diagnosed with a vaccine injury, recovering just compensation can be an important step in the recovery process. Vaccine injuries can result in significant financial and non-financial costs, and making sure these costs are covered can be critical… Read More ›
Which Vaccines Can Cause Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS)?
Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS) is a rare autoimmune disorder that currently has no known cure. Medical researchers are also still unclear on Guillain-Barre Syndrome’s precise cause, although GBS has been linked to certain vaccinations (among other risk factors). These vaccines are… Read More ›
15 Little-Known Facts About Seeking Financial Compensation for Vaccine Injuries
The federal government has paid more than $4.4 billion to vaccine recipients and their families since 1988. The government has paid this money under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP)—a program that, while still relatively unknown, is vital to… Read More ›
FDA Issues Recommendations for 2022-2023 Flu Vaccines
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued its recommendations for the 2022-2023 flu vaccines. Each year, the FDA and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) collaborate to select the specific virus strains to target with… Read More ›
7 Common Tetanus Vaccine Injuries and Illnesses
The CDC-approved tetanus vaccines (DT, DTaP, DTP, Td and Tdap) are among the most widely administered vaccines in the United States. While most individuals receive tetanus vaccines without incident, these immunizations result in injuries and illnesses in a small percentage… Read More ›
Understanding Encephalitis as a Vaccine Injury
Encephalitis is an inflammatory condition that affects the brain. Among various other causes, encephalitis is known to result from certain vaccinations in an extremely small percentage of cases. Of course, while encephalitis as a vaccine injury may be rare, this… Read More ›
Filing a Vaccine Injury Claim for ITP
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a blood disorder that causes serious complications in a relatively small percentage of cases. But, even when ITP does not cause serious complications, living with the disorder can prove costly and challenging, and it can… Read More ›