Category: Health News

Butterball Everyday Fresh Ground Turkey

Butterball Recalls 78,000 Pounds Ground Turkey Over Salmonella Contamination

Butterball LLC has issued a recall for 78,164 pounds of raw ground turkey over concerns the product may be contaminated with salmonella, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness, according to the USDA Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS).

/ April 10, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

G2® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed by Pennsylvania Man

An IVC Filter lawsuit has been filed by a man who accuses the manufacturer of negligence for failing to warn about side effects.

/ April 10, 2019
Ground Beef

40,000 Pounds Ground Beef Recalled from Meijer Supermarkets for Plastic Contamination

JBS Plainwell Inc., a Plainwell, Michigan, establishment is recalling more than 40,000 pounds of ground beef amid reports of hard pieces of plastic in the product, the USDA Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) reported on Monday.

/ April 9, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Denali® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed by Texas Woman

C.R. Bard has been hit with a lawsuit from a woman in Texas who was injured by a defective G2® vein filter.

/ April 9, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

G2® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed by Mississippi Man

A man from Mississippi who was injured by a defective G2® blood clot filter has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer, C.R. Bard.

/ April 8, 2019
Flavored E-Cigarette Liquids May Be Hazardous

E-Cigarettes, Vapes Linked to Increased Risk for Seizure: FDA Warning

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating dozens of seizures in people who reported using an electronic cigarette or portable vaporizer (vape) device just prior to the incident.

/ April 8, 2019
Britax BOB Jogging Stroller

The Britax Jogging Stroller Debacle, Part II

The heretofore untold story of the Britax BOB jogging stroller illustrates how changes in the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) under the Trump Administration affected the handling of a dangerous product linked to hundreds of severe injuries, many of...

/ April 5, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Denali® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed by Pennsylvania Woman

A woman who was injured by a Denali® blood clot filter has filed a lawsuit accusing C.R. Bard of negligence in design, manufacturing, and failure to warn about potential health risks.

/ April 5, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Eclipse® Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit Filed by New York Woman

An IVC filter lawsuit was filed by a woman who was injured by a defective Eclipse® filter manufactured by C.R. Bard.

/ April 4, 2019
Britax BOB Jogging Stroller

Britax Jogging Stroller Linked to Hundreds of Severe Injuries Recalled. Or Was It?

In 2017, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a warning stating that a popular jogging stroller manufactured by Britax Child Safety was dangerous and should be recalled nationwide. But did the recall actually happen?

/ April 4, 2019