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Major Security Flaw Found in Netgear Routers

Internet security, or lack of it, is a serious matter. If you have a Netgear wireless router you should know that Consumer Reports, an independent, nonprofit organization that works side by side with consumers to create a fairer, safer, and healthier world has reported that Netgear routers have a major security flaw and that Netgear is […]

Vegan mac and cheese recalled for dairy

Boulder Brands initiated the recall after being informed by consumers that the product may contain dairy. Several consumers have informed the company concerning allergic reactions suggesting the presence of a dairy allergen. All affected distributors and retail customers are being notified and the affected products are being removed from store shelves. Source: Vegan mac and […]

Drowsy Driving Serious Road Danger

Drowsy driving serious road safety danger? Yes it is. In today’s fast-paced society, Americans are sacrificing sleep, which too often leads to tragic consequences on our roadways. In fact nearly 83.6 million sleep-deprived Americans are driving every day. And it’s taking a toll – an estimated 5,000 lives were lost in drowsy driving-related crashes last year. […]

Ton Shen Health Recalls “DHZC-2 Tablet” Due To Lead Contamination Concerns

Product Recalled: Tablets Contain Unsafe Lead Levels The U.S. Food and Drug administration announced that Ton Shen Health of Chicago, IL, has recalled its “DHZC-2” Tablets because they have the potential to be contaminated with unsafe lead levels, a naturally occurring element that can affect multiple body system and which is particularly harmful to young children. The […]

Emergency docs recount Fourth of July horror stories

“I remember a fireman walking over hot coals that had been dumped on the lawn and burning his feet,” said Dr. Michael Werdmann, an emergency room physician at Bridgeport Hospital. The holiday, and the days surrounding it, are routinely viewed as some of the most dangerous days of the year, due to their volatile mix […]

LIVE Traffic Cam on Route 8/25

The Connecticut Post reports that as a major traffic change nears on Route 8/25, the state Department of Transportation has added a live traffic cam let people keep eye on the action. Starting tonight and continuing for two weeks, southbound Route 8/25 traffic will be shifted onto northbound portion of the highway. The number of […]