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    • Invokana: Safety Questions Being Raised

      Invokana: Safety Questions Being Raised

      As addressed in a recent article, concerns persist about the safety of the diabetes medication known as Invokana. Once again, there are also concerns about the FDA’s lack of an earlier warning. See Full Article Here. On December 4, 2015, […]

    • Essure: FDA Fails Patients On This Birth Control Device

      Essure: FDA Fails Patients On This Birth Control Device

      A Bayer Corporation subsidiary has been having a lot problems with the ┬ámedical device known as “Essure,” used for birth control or sterilization. Pieces of the device can migrate within the body, causing sometimes serious damage. See the full article […]

    • Filters to Catch Blood Clots Found to be Dangerous

      Filters to Catch Blood Clots Found to be Dangerous

      As a explained in a recent article posted here, IVC filters made by Bard and by Cook (major medical device companies) can have serious problems. There were two models of the IVC filter involved. One was the G2, which was […]

    • The Myth of Frivolous Lawsuits Exposed

      The Myth of Frivolous Lawsuits Exposed

      While we all may have heard of a bad lawsuit here or there, it clearly is not the problem that those seeking to take away your rights to file a lawsuit would have you believe. The idea that lawyer would […]

    • Why We Need Trial Lawyers

      Why We Need Trial Lawyers

      This recent article shows why it is more important than ever to have have trial lawyers who represent the average citizen. Last October, Carla Bartlett of Guysville, Ohio was awarded $1.6 million in the trial of a lawsuit that alleged […]

    • Who Is Pushing Your Diabetes Medication

      Who Is Pushing Your Diabetes Medication

      Most likely, if you are on a diabetes medication, you were recommended a particular drug by your doctor. The doctor most likely got his information (and possibly his motivation) from a pharmaceutical off-label marketing scheme. Read full story here. Despite […]

    • Trucking Industry Doesn’t Want Safety On the Highways

      Trucking Industry Doesn’t Want Safety On the Highways

      Regulations designed to protect you are constantly being undermined by those who want to increase profits. Read the full story here. According to auto safety advocates, actual traffic safety is not a big priority in the current transportation bill making […]

    • You Never Know Who Is Scamming You

      You Never Know Who Is Scamming You

      Going after your hard-earned savings are individuals you may not begin to suspect. While telemarketers used to target low income individuals, they are now setting their sites even higher – investment scams for elderly. Read full article here. Today, telemarketing […]

    • Why the FDA Can’t Protect You

      Why the FDA Can’t Protect You

      Unless we have people in charge of the FDA who really care about consumer health and safety, you can’t rely on this government agency to protect you. Obama’s appointment to head the FDA has been the subject of fierce criticism […]

    • Stacking the Deck in Medical Malpractice Cases

      Stacking the Deck in Medical Malpractice Cases

      Apparently having a Republican legislature pass a whole series of laws to gut any claims made by patients injured by medical negligence is not enough. If your going to pay politicians to pass such horrible laws, you might as well […]