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Abilify Gambling Class Action Lawsuit

Abilify Lawsuits for Gambling Addiction Centralized in MDL

The label on Abilify in Canada and Europe warned about uncontrollable urges to gamble and have sex as early as 2012 — but Americans were not warned until last year.

/ June 23, 2017
Philadelphia IVC Filter Lawsuit

IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed in Philadelphia

Rex Medical and Argon Medical Devices have been sued by a woman who suffered through two unsuccessful IVC filter retrieval procedures because her filter tilted, embedded in her vein, penetrated her vein into her liver, and fractured off two wire...

/ June 23, 2017
Dodge Caravan 2012

Dodge Minivans Recalled for Unintentional Airbag Deployment

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has issued a recall for 297,000 Dodge Grand Caravan minivans from model year 2011-2012 over a wiring problem that can lead to accidental airbag deployments.

/ June 23, 2017
Flu Shot Only 42% Effective in 2016-2017 Flu Season

Flu Shot Didn’t Work for Seniors Last Winter, Data Shows

The flu shot worked in 42% of all ages groups last winter, but it was ineffective at preventing flu-related hospitalizations in adults over 65 years old.

/ June 22, 2017
Option ELITE IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed by Mississippi Woman

IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed Over Vein Perforation & Failed Retrieval

A woman who needed 3 surgeries to remove a "retrievable" IVC filter that got stuck in her vein has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturers.

/ June 22, 2017
American Airlines Uniform Recall for Health Hazard

American Airlines Dumps Uniforms After 5,000 Illnesses Reported

American Airlines dumped its uniform supplier Twin Hill after over 5,000 pilots and flight attendants reported allergic reactions, skin rashes, breathing problems, severely itchy eyes, and other illnesses.

/ June 21, 2017
Steroid Shots May Worsen Knee Problems

Steroid Shots For Knee Pain May Worsen Arthritis

Experts are questioning the use of steroid shots for knee pain after a study showed no benefit and higher rates of cartilage breakdown.

/ May 19, 2017

Listeria Cheese Recalls Hit Food City, Bashas, Yoke’s, Lipari

As the nationwide cheese recall continues to grow, a new study explains why Listeria infections are so dangerous for pregnant women. It might also explain a lot of 1st-trimester miscarriages.

/ March 1, 2017