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Choosing Alternative Medicine to Treat Cancer May Increase Death Risk by 5X: Study

Patients who chose alternative therapies to treat cancer instead of the recommended medical treatment may be significantly increasing their risk of death, a new study has found.

/ August 18, 2017
Zenith Alpha Graft Recall 2

Cook Medical Recalls Zenith Alpha Grafts

Cook Medical is recalling thousands of Zenith Alpha aorta grafts because they could increase the risk of blood clots.

/ August 18, 2017
"Free Cruise" Robocall Company May Owe You $900

“Free Cruise” Robocall Company May Owe You $900

If you ever got an automated phone call offering you a "free cruise," enter your phone number to see if you can claim up to $900 as part of a class action settlement with Carnival, Caribbean, and Norwegian.

/ August 18, 2017
Study Questions Risks of Using Abilify for Depression

Study Questions Using Abilify for Depression

Hundreds of lawsuits have been filed by people who became addicted to gambling as a result of taking the anti-psychotic medication Abilify (aripiprazole) for depression and other mood disorders.

/ August 17, 2017
Red Bird Farms Recalls Potentially Spoiled Chicken

Red Bird Farms Recalls Potentially Spoiled Chicken

Red Bird Farms recalled approximately 3,500 pounds of boneless chicken breast strips that were sold at King Soopers grocery stores because the company says the products may be spoiled.

/ August 17, 2017

Samsung Recalls Galaxy Note 4 Batteries for Overheating

More bad news for Samsung’s troubled line of Galaxy Note smartphones: More than 10,000 refurbished batteries for the Note 4 are being recalled over a risk of overheating, which may lead to fires and/or burn injuries.

/ August 17, 2017
Baby Vitamin Supplements Recalled for Infection Risk

Baby Vitamin Supplements Recalled for Infection Risk

If your baby or toddler takes liquid multivitamins or Vitamin D supplements to stay healthy, watch out for "Leader" brand — it was recalled due to risk of infections from bacterial contamination.

/ August 16, 2017
Recalled safety shoe (MR83310)

McRae Safety Boots Recalled for Injury Hazard

McRae Industrial steel-toe boots and safety shoes were recalled after the shoes failed to protect a person from suffering a broken foot.

/ August 16, 2017
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Mazda Recalls Another 80,000 Vehicles for Defective Takata Airbags

Mazda USA is recalling nearly 80,000 SUVs and cars in the latest round of a seemingly endless string of recalls involving deadly Takata airbag inflators.

/ August 16, 2017
Papaya Salmonella Outbreak Infects Over 100 People

Papaya Recalls Expand After 141 Salmonella Illnesses

The FDA is warning consumers to avoid a third brand of papayas from a farm in Mexico that is linked to a deadly Salmonella outbreak.

/ August 15, 2017