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Stryker Hip Implant Lawsuits Settled For Confidential Amount

Medical device manufacturer Stryker has agreed to settle product liability lawsuits filed over the company's LFIT CoCr V40 femoral head hip implant component, potentially ending multi-district litigation in the US District Court for Massachusetts, according [...]

By | November 5th, 2018|Categories: Hip Implants|0 Comments

Widow Files Testosterone Therapy Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

The widow of a man who died of cardiac arrest in 2016 is suing 25 Again, a chain of hormone clinics with eight locations in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana, accusing the company of providing her [...]

By | October 18th, 2018|Categories: Testosterone|0 Comments

California Jury Deadlocked In Latest Talc-Mesothelioma Trial

A panel of California jurors judging the merit of allegations that Johnson & Johnson sold asbestos-contaminated talcum powder have failed to reach a verdict, Salon reports. Mistrial Declared In Major Talcum Powder Case On October [...]

By | October 9th, 2018|Categories: Talcum Powder|0 Comments

Cuisinart Class Action Filed Over Allegedly Defective Pressure Cooker

A new class action lawsuit filed in Connecticut federal court accuses kitchen appliance giant Cuisinart of manufacturing and marketing a defective pressure cooker, Fox 19 reports. Pressure Cooker Explosion Leads To Cuisinart Class Action Cuisinart's [...]

By | September 24th, 2018|Categories: Pressure Cooker Explosion|0 Comments

Has Big Tobacco Captured The Vape Market?

Last month, the FDA announced a set of long-awaited electronic cigarette regulations, hoping to rein in product inconsistencies and investigate pressing safety concerns. In part, the new federal rules require that every company manufacturing an "electronic nicotine [...]

By | September 14th, 2018|Categories: E-Cig Explosion|0 Comments

Invokana, SGLT2 Inhibitors May Cause Fournier’s Gangrene In Diabetes Patients

The US Food & Drug Administration has warned patients and physicians that some of the country's most popular type 2 diabetes drugs can, in rare cases, cause a flesh-eating bacterial infection of the genitals. FDA [...]

By | September 10th, 2018|Categories: Invokana|0 Comments