Category: Health News

IVC Filter Lawsuit

Mississippi Woman Files Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed by a woman who has an IVC Filter permanently embedded in her body because it is too dangerous to remove.

/ February 22, 2019
Over 90,000 pounds of ready-to-eat sausage were recalled by Armour Eckrich Meats, LLC because they may contain bits of metal.

Sausage Sold in Ohio Recalled for Lack of Inspection

Jugo’s, Inc. of Parma, Ohio, has issued an urgent recall for its Balkan Style Sausage after it was found that the products failed to undergo a state inspection.

/ February 21, 2019
FDA Warns Against Using "Young Blood" for Anti-Aging Therapy

FDA Warns Against Using “Young Blood” for Anti-Aging Therapy

The FDA says there is no proof that transfusions of "young blood" actually work for anti-aging or illness treatments, and they are worried that consumers are being duped into paying up to $12,000 per infusion as they seek the Fountain...

/ February 21, 2019

Dukkah (Egyptian Dip) Recalled for Glass Contamination

A Massachusetts company is recalling cans of Jansai Valley Brand Dukkah from retailers across the U.S. over concerns they may contain tiny pieces of glass, which could ruin your day if you’re not careful.

/ February 20, 2019
Baby Eating Baby Food

Nature’s Path Recalls Gluten-Free Cereal for Undeclared Gluten

Nature's Path Foods is recalling more than 416,000 boxes of its kids' gluten-free cereal in the U.S. and Canada over concerns it may contain an "undeclared gluten," the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) warned on Friday.

/ February 19, 2019
DG Baby Gripe Water

Baby Gripe Water Recalled Over Undissolved Ingredient

Bottles of an herbal supplement for infants are being recalled across the U.S. due to the presence of an undissolved ingredient, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Friday.

/ February 18, 2019
FDA Issues Class 1 Recall for Over 150K Medtronic Pacemakers

FDA Issues Class 1 Recall for Over 150K Medtronic Pacemakers

The FDA has announced a Class I recall for approximately 156,957 pacemakers manufactured by Medtronic due to a software error that could lead to a lack of pacing.

/ February 18, 2019
Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed Against USC Gynecologist

USC Offers $215 Million Settlement to Gynecologist Sex Abuse Victims

Lawyers for hundreds women who claim they were sexually assaulted by a gynecologist at the University of Southern California (USC) say a proposed $215 million settlement includes groundbreaking reforms, but it could leave victims with as little as $2,500 in...

/ February 13, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Florida Woman Joins G2® IVC Filter Litigation

A woman who was injured by a G2® vein filter has filed a lawsuit against C.R. Bard, joining a federal litigation in Arizona that now involves nearly 6,000 similar lawsuits.

/ February 12, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

California Woman Files Meridian® Vein Filter Lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a man who was severely injured by a defective blood clot filter manufactured by C.R. Bard.

/ February 11, 2019