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Surgical Mesh in Breast Reconstruction Linked to Higher Risks, FDA Warns

Surgical Mesh in Breast Reconstruction Linked to Higher Risks, FDA Warns

The FDA is warning that some surgical mesh products used in breast reconstruction could increase the risk of infections or another surgery.

/ April 6, 2021
Illu-Mist Garden Sprayers from Lowe's Recalled for Fire Risk

Illu-Mist Garden Sprayers from Lowe’s Recalled for Fire Risk

Thousands of battery-powered garden sprayers that were sold at Lowe's have been recalled due to a fire and burn injury hazard.

/ April 5, 2021
Diono Recalls Cambria 2 Booster Seats for Injury Risk

Diono Recalls Cambria 2 Booster Seats for Injury Risk

Diono has recalled nearly 7,000 Cambria 2 Booster Seats because the headrest can break off in a crash and fail to protect a child.

/ April 2, 2021
University Pays $16 Million Settlement for BioJoint Knee Surgeries

University Pays $16 Million Settlement for BioJoint Knee Surgeries

The University of Missouri will pay a $16.2 million settlement to 22 people who had BioJoint knee surgeries, including some involving a veterinarian.

/ April 1, 2021
Recalled Casa Kids Cabina Bunk Bed

Casa Kids Recalls Bunk Beds Because Children Can Fall Out

Casa Kids has recalled about 195 bunk beds because the screws that hold the mattress into place can loosen and a child can fall out of the bed.

/ March 31, 2021
USC Sex Assault Lawsuit Filed by 3 Women

USC Pays $1 Billion in Gynecologist Sex Abuse Settlements

USC will pay $1 billion in settlements to women who said they were sexually abused by George Tyndall, a former campus gynecologist.

/ March 30, 2021
Kareem Mart Recalls Halva for Salmonella Risk

Kareem Mart Recalls Halva for Salmonella Risk

Kareem Mart has recalled flavored "Halva" sweet food treats because they may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria.

/ March 29, 2021
Child Dies in Tragic Accident on Peloton Treadmill

Child Dies in Tragic Accident on Peloton Treadmill

After a child was killed by a Peloton Tread+ machine, Peloton CEO John Foley called it a "tragic accident" and asked parents to secure their treadmills.

/ March 26, 2021
FDA Warns Against Getting High on Benzedrex Nasal Inhalers

FDA Warns Against Getting High on Benzedrex Nasal Inhalers

People who abuse Benzedrex® nasal inhalers to get a methamphetamine-like high are at risk of serious, life-threatening heart and mental health problems, according to a new FDA warning.

/ March 25, 2021
Boston Scientific Pays $190 Million Vaginal Mesh Settlement to 47 States

Boston Scientific Pays $190 Million Vaginal Mesh Settlement to 47 States

Boston Scientific will pay a $190 million settlement to 47 states and D.C. for failing to warn people about the risks of transvaginal mesh.

/ March 24, 2021