Recent developments in multidistrict litigations (MDLs) raise important questions about the responsibilities of lead attorneys and judges. Learn more in this interesting piece from Fordham Law Review.
Category: Health & Wellness
by Periscope Group Recommends | Oct 23, 2019
In 2013, Propublica published an incredible story revealing how pharma giants laundered bribes to doctors in exchange for commitments to prescribe their expensive, proprietary and often dangerous products.
by Christina Morales | Aug 15, 2019
Medical device companies fast-tracked their products through the FDA without testing their products for safety or efficacy. Now hundreds of thousands of patients are paying the price. Learn more here.
by Allie Marini | Aug 8, 2019
Pfizer Inc. knew that their drug Xeljanz had the risk of causing amputations due to sepsis, but hid this important information from patients. Here’s what you need to know.
by Christina Morales | Aug 5, 2019
How much Roundup is too much and how much are we ingesting? Find out what studies, government agencies, and environmental groups are saying here.
by Christina Morales | Aug 1, 2019
The Allergan textured breast implant has been in the news quite a bit lately, but there’s more to this recall that you should know. Find out how women should have been protected sooner here.
by Christina Morales | Jul 31, 2019
Studies have shown that it’s not just glyphosate that makes Roundup a carcinogen, but the other proprietary ingredients can increase its toxicity. Learn more here.
by Christina Morales | Jul 22, 2019
Do you have old Roundup, pesticides, and cleaners sitting in your garage? You know they don’t belong in the garbage, but how do you get rid of them? Find out here!
by Christina Morales | May 16, 2019
Mega corporations sway politicians with financial contributions, including Bayer, the makers of Roundup. Find out which potential presidential candidate believes that Roundup should be banned.
by Christina Morales | Apr 23, 2019
The FDA is quickly approving medical devices that haven’t been tested and many are failing to report post-market follow-up. Find out how this could put your health at risk.
by Christina Morales | Apr 18, 2019
It seems that more and more drugs and medical devices are being recalled each year. Why is that and are you at risk? Find out here.
by Christina Morales | Apr 16, 2019
Many times medical devices and drugs are oversold and not used according to manufacturer directions. This is the case with IVC filters and their declining sales are a win for patients.
by Periscope Group Recommends | Mar 26, 2019
Do you have or are you planning to have knee replacement surgery? Here are the different types available and one big warning to know about.
by Christina Morales | Mar 21, 2019
Countless people have had medical devices implanted in their bodies and have no idea why they’re tired, in pain, or have brain fog. Is your implant affecting your health? Learn more here.
by Christina Morales | Mar 20, 2019
Thousands of people have reported being injured by poorly designed IVC filters that have been known to break apart. Are you at risk? Should you file a claim? Learn more here.
by Christina Morales | Mar 19, 2019
A new study has shown that up to 45% of patients could develop an autoimmune disorder after having a medical implant due to genetic disposition. Are you at risk?
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- No Testing, Fast Approval, Injured Patients: Is the FDA Finally Listening to Mesh Survivors?
- Can Talcum Powder Really Cause Mesothelioma?
- Xeljanz and Risk of Amputation: What You Need to Know
- Allergan Recalls Textured Breast Implants
- Do Regulators REALLY Know How Much Roundup We’re Exposed To?
- Can Roundup Really Harm Your Kids?