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    • Yaz and Yasmin Under Fire Yet Again

      Yaz and Yasmin Under Fire Yet Again

      Yaz, Yasmin, Ocella, were supposed to give women another option for contraceptive for women around the world. They all contain the chemical drospirenone, [...]
    • FDA Says Goodbye to Avandia

      FDA Says Goodbye to Avandia

      After months of controversy, Avandia and its generic form rosiglitazone will no longer be available in pharmacies beginning November 18 due to its [...]
    • Acid Reflux Drugs Increase Risk of Broken Bones

      Acid Reflux Drugs Increase Risk of Broken Bones

      The latest word on a certain class of acid reflux drugs, proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), have been linked to an increased risk of broken bones when [...]
    • U.S. Marshalls Shut Down Maker of Triad Wipes

      U.S. Marshalls Shut Down Maker of Triad Wipes

      H&P industries, the makers of Triad wipes, which have been linked to deadly bacterial infections, was forced to shut down production when U.S. [...]
    • Triad Wipes Recalled Due to Deadly Bacteria

      Triad Wipes Recalled Due to Deadly Bacteria

      Triad Group located in Hartland, Wisconsin has recently been blamed as the source of a number of possibly infected products—including alcohol [...]
    • Dozens of Babies Hurt in Crib Falls Every Day, Study Shows

      Dozens of Babies Hurt in Crib Falls Every Day, Study Shows

      A new study of non-fatal crib injuries for children under two years old shows that dozens of babies suffer injuries from falling from their cribs. [...]
    • DePuy Recall Puts Senior Citizens in a Catch-22

      DePuy Recall Puts Senior Citizens in a Catch-22

      Many of those affected by the recent DePuy recall of ASR include senior citizens. Now, a new study shows there is a correlation amongst seniors between [...]
    • Private Rooms Cut Patient Infections, Study Shows

      Private Rooms Cut Patient Infections, Study Shows

      A new study, “Infection Acquisition Following Intensive Care Unit Room Privatization,” is helping shed light on how dangerous and sometimes [...]
    • DePuy Implants Also Cause Blood Toxicity

      DePuy Implants Also Cause Blood Toxicity

      DePuy has admitted that not only design flaws of its ASR hip implants, but metal particles released from the implant contributed to its recall of [...]
    • The Latest on DePuy; Recall Highlights Medical Implant Problems

      The Latest on DePuy; Recall Highlights Medical Implant Problems

      An artificial hip implant produced by DePuy Orthopaedics, a unit of Johnson & Johnson, has been recalled on a massive scale and now the implants [...]