Breast Implant Alert

Breast Implant Squamous Cell Carcinoma & Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma

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Breast Implant Squamous Cell Carcinoma The FDA recently issued a new information regarding breast implants. The information or alert is the association between breast implants and squamous cell carcinoma. In…

What Should You Do with Your Recalled Phillips CPAP & BiPAP machine?

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If you still have your Phillips CPAP or BiPAP machine you will probably be receiving a phone call from Phillips, manufacturer of the recalled machines, asking you to turn in…
Aortic Dissection and Antibiotic Use

Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics Can Cause Fatal Heart Damage

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FDA Warns Antibiotics Can Cause Aortic Tears The FDA has warned that fluoroquinolone (FLQ) antibiotics can cause aortic tears or ruptures.   The condition is called aortic dissection and it can…

Talc Powder Lawsuit: J&J, Imerys Ordered to Pay $80M in Punitive Damages

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A recent verdict finding manufacturer fault for cancer-causing asbestos in talc products has culminated with an order for Johnson & Johnson and its supplier, Imerys, to pay $80 million in…

Mirena Patients Allege Permanent Blurred Vision, Blindness

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A Mirena lawsuit filed by a woman alleging the intrauterine contraceptive device caused her to suffer pseudotumor cerebri - characterized by severe headaches, blurred vision and permanent 40 percent vision…
anuvia, Janumet and Onglyza Do Not Cut Death Risk, Researchers Say

Januvia, Janumet and Onglyza Do Not Cut Death Risk, Researchers Say

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Januvia, along with Janumet and Onglyza (two other type 2 diabetes drugs in its class) do not reduce the risk of death when compared to other types of medications to…
Invokana Amputation Risk, Surgery

Invokana Amputation Risk Continues Amid Slipping Quarterly Sales

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The risk of Invokana amputation remains a real threat to the increasing number of consumers globally who have been prescribed the type 2 diabetes drug. Manufacturer Janssen (a division of…

Report: U.S. Knee Implant Market to Thrive Despite Concerns of Failure, Hazard

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Knee Implant Lawsuit Knee Implant Lawsuit: A recent global market analysis concluded the demand for knee replacements in the U.S. expected to continue dramatic growth through 2021, despite ongoing litigation…

Invokana Amputation Risk Remains High, Even as Study Indicates Lower Cardiac Risk

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The maker of Invokana, the Type 2 diabetes medication that promises to help with low blood sugar, has been the subject of intense scrutiny in recent years, in particular for…
Actemra lawyers

Actemra Injury Lawsuits Proof FDA-Approval Stamp Doesn’t Guarantee Safety

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FDA Approval Does Not Guarantee Safety In an ideal world, we'd all be safe to assume that medications that are vetted and approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…
Zimmer Knee Implant Lawsuit

Bellwether Zimmer Knee Implant Lawsuit Loss Has Lessons for Attune Knee Injury Attorneys

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A recent bellwether knee implant injury lawsuit was decided in the manufacturer's favor after an appeals court affirmed an earlier ruling to dismiss for lack of evidence to support causation.…
mirena lawsuit

Mirena Injury Lawsuits of 2018 Focus Mostly on Pseudotumor Cerebri

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Mirena® & Pseudotumor Cerebri There seems to be a fair amount of misunderstanding surrounding the Mirena injury lawsuits of the last several years and which cases are currently moving forward.…