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FDA Reports 10,000 Essure Injuries and 30 Deaths

The FDA has updated their ongoing safety review of Essure, a permanent sterilization implant made by Bayer. Essure is now linked to more than 10,000 reports of serious injuries and dozens of deaths.

/ April 21, 2017
Texas Man Files Option ELITE® IVC Filter Lawsuit

Texas Man Files Option ELITE® IVC Filter Lawsuit

A man from Texas who developed severe blood clot complications despite having an IVC filter to prevent those complications has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer for selling an ineffective device.

/ April 21, 2017
Tesla

Tesla Recalls 53,000 Cars to Replace Defective Parking Brake

Tesla Inc. has issued a global recall for about 53,000 of its Model S and Model X cars to fix a problem with the parking brake.

/ April 21, 2017
FDA Warning for Codein and Tramadol in Kids

FDA Warning: Codeine Cough Syrup, Tramadol Can Kill Kids Under 12

The FDA is restricting the use of codeine or tramadol painkillers and cough syrup by children under 12 years old due to the risk of slowed breathing and death. These drugs also carry a risk for infants of breastfeeding mothers...

/ April 20, 2017
New York Man Files IVC Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit

New York Man Files IVC Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit

A man who was injured by C.R. Bard's only IVC filter left on the market has filed a lawsuit claiming that it is defective and dangerous. The filter was re-designed to prevent fractures, but some patients have required open-heart surgery...

/ April 20, 2017
Dietary Supplements

Male and Female Sexual Enhancement Supplements Recalled for Undeclared Ingredients

Organic Herbal Supply Inc. is recalling 10 male and two female sexual enhancement supplements because they contain FDA-approved drugs, which are illegal in herbal supplements.

/ April 20, 2017
Benzene Exposure Lawsuit Filed in Illinois

Auto Mechanic With Cancer Files Benzene Lawsuit

An auto mechanic in Illinois has filed a lawsuit against BP, ExxonMobil, Rust-Oleum, and other defendants. He says he developed cancer from exposure to benzene and toxic chemicals in gasoline, solvents, parts washer, and paint.

/ April 19, 2017
Lawyer for IVC Filter Wrongful Death

C.R. Bard Sued Over Blood Clot Filter Death

The family of a man who was injured by a blood clot filter has filed a lawsuit against C.R. Bard for failing to warn about deadly side effects. Some of the most serious complications are filter fracture, blood clots, and...

/ April 19, 2017
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Subaru Recalls 33,000 Vehicles to Fix Engine Stalling Problem

Subaru is recalling over 33,000 Impreza compact cars from model year 2017 over a fuel problem that can make the engines stall without warning.

/ April 19, 2017
Viking Gas Range Recall

Viking Pays $4 Million Fine for Gas Ranges That Turn On By Themselves

Viking waited 6 years to report over 170 complaints about gas ranges that turned on spontaneously and could not be turned off with the knobs. Several people were burned while attempting to pull out the plug.

/ April 18, 2017