05 Feb 2018

Magnetic grow rods like the NuVasive MAGEC System are designed to extend as the child grows without the need for invasive surgery. The rods of the MAGEC system are extended by use of an external remote-control device instead of surgery, which reduces infection and the risks of complications from surgery. Devices like the MAGEC system are used in the treatment of early-onset scoliosis, wh...

29 Jun 2017

Popular fireworks maker TNT voluntarily recalled 36,100 units of it's TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks in four states Tuesday after receiving multiple reports that some of the devices exploded when lit, a US Consumer Product Safety Commission recall report said. The fireworks are supposed to emit colorful smoke. They are not supposed to explode. According to CNN Three people...

25 May 2017

The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports that “at least 26 patients in advanced heart failure have died after replacing the controller for an Abbott Laboratories blood pump while out of the hospital.” Medtronic is recalling 28,882 of its HeartMate II controllers “after reports of 70 incidents in which the life-preserving device malfunctioned after a patient changed out the controller at home...

29 Apr 2014

Houston weather, traffic, news | FOX 26 | MyFoxHouston Back in October of 2005, Adam Powledge drove off the road and plowed into a pole, killing himself and his 4 children generic doxycycline. In court, Dori (Adam’s wife and the mother of their children) claimed it was caused by a loss of power steering. GM experts, however, testified that there were no known defects with the vehicle and...

17 Mar 2014

Just as General Motors (GM) announced a recall of more than 1.6 million vehicles, a class action lawsuit was filed against the giant automaker on behalf of customers who claimed their vehicles lost value due to a faulty ignition switch, which is the basis of the recall.  The suit accuses GM of knowing about the ignition problem since 2004 but failing to fix it. As a result, the plaintiff...

07 Feb 2013

Records Reveal Company New of 40% Failure Rate Internal memos and company records reveal that pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson knew well ahead of time that approximately forty percent of their DePuy Hip Replacement Systems would fail within five years of implantation in patients who received the units. The study was conducted in 2011, after the recall was announced. In addi...

07 Jan 2013

We’d like to share a few personal stories from women who have suffered severe ill effects from vaginal mesh complications. Contrary to published reports by the manufacturers of these devices, there are far more than just a “small percentage of mesh complications” that has been previously stated by the FDA, doctors and those involved in the sale of the product. Below are excerpts from ...

07 Nov 2012

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