Nursing home dehydration lawsuits

Every year thousands of elderly residents of nursing homes are killed as a result of not getting enough food or water.  Nursing home dehydration lawsuits are filed to pursue compensation for these helpless residents who are unable to feed themselves and monitor their own nutritional intake. … Read More

Carl Saiontz

January 16, 2007 | 1 Comment

Drug eluting stent advice offered by SCAI

A clinical alert was issued by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention (SCAI) to provide drug eluting stent recommendations and advice to physicians.  The alert is intended to help reduce the risk of medicated stent blood clots and heart attacks, which can occur months or… Read More

Austin Kirk

January 14, 2007 | 3 Comments

Ortho Evra birth control patch recall was recommended

A former vice president for Johnson & Johnson has indicated that he was fired for recommending an Ortho Evra birth control patch recall and for expressing safety concerns regarding other potentially faulty products.  This insider information that the birth control patch manufacturer ignored safety concerns expressed before… Read More

Austin Kirk

December 29, 2006 | 3 Comments

Trasylol injection safety warning

The FDA has announced that there will be a stronger Trasylol injection warning and that the use of the injection should be limited to specific situations.  The Trasylol injection has been linked to a serious risk of kidney damage, heart attacks, strokes and death.  As a result,… Read More

Harvey Kirk

December 18, 2006 | No Comments