Ray Simon

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Ray Simon is a veteran copywriter with more than a decade's worth of experience in the field. He studied journalism at Vanderbilt University, graduating Cum Lade in 2007. Ray currently specializes in writing content and news articles for independent publications.

Dewalt Drill Recall

DeWalt Recalls 122,000 Drills Over Shock Hazard

DeWalt is recalling about 122,000 of its DWD110 and DWD112 drills in the U.S. over concerns the tools may have the potential to shock users.

/ February 8, 2019
Study Links Textured Breast Implants and 400X Risk of Cancer

FDA Warns of New Cases of Lymphoma Associated With Breast Implants

More women have developed a deadly type of lymphoma linked to textured breast implants, according to a warning issued Wednesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

/ February 7, 2019
Ram Pickup

Fiat Recalls Ram Pickups Over Steering, Brake Problems

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) announced Tuesday that it is recalling about 882,000 pickup trucks worldwide in 2 separate actions to repair steering and brake pedal issues, according to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

/ February 6, 2019
Children's Smartwatch Recall

Children’s Smartwatch Recalled Over Privacy Concerns

The European Commission has announced the recall of a children's smartwatch over fears the device may leave users vulnerable to being tracked and harmed by criminals, according to the BBC.

/ February 5, 2019
Chicken Nuggets

Pilgrim’s Pride Recalls Nearly 60,000 Pounds Chicken for Rubber Contamination

A Colorado firm is recalling 58,020 pounds of breaded popcorn-style chicken products over concerns they may contain tiny pieces of rubber, the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) warned on Friday.

/ February 4, 2019
Children's Ibuprofren Recall

Recall of Infant Ibuprofen Sold at CVS, Walgreens Expanded – Is Your Baby Safe?

The recall of an infant pain reliever sold at major retailers across the U.S. has been expanded over concerns that the drug may contain dangerous levels of its active ingredient, according to the manufacturer.

/ February 1, 2019

New Study Challenges Notion of Reliability in E-Cigarettes as Smoking Cessation Devices

Electronic cigarettes or “vapes” are nearly twice as effective at curbing nicotine fits in addicts compared to traditional therapies such as patches and lozenges, according to a study published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). The findings...

/ January 31, 2019
Chicken Nuggets

Tyson Recalls 36,000 pounds of Rubberized Chicken Nuggets

Tyson Foods Inc., has issued a recall for about 36,420 pounds of chicken nuggets over concerns they may be contaminated with little pieces of rubber, the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) reported on Tuesday.

/ January 30, 2019
Peaches

NY Company Recalls Peaches Sold at Hannaford Supermarkets for Listeria Contamination

A New York company is recalling fresh peaches distributed to Hannaford Supermarkets in Maine due to the same listeria scare that prompted Aldi to call back 3,000 cartons of fresh fruit last week.

/ January 29, 2019
ALDI Shopping Carts

Bags of Fresh Fruit Sold at ALDI Stores Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

More than 3,000 cartons of fresh fruit sold at ALDI supermarkets are being recalled after tests revealed they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

/ January 28, 2019