• At What Age Can Cerebral Palsy Be Diagnosed?

      Although risk factors, such as a birth trauma, delay in performing a C-Section (Cesarean Section), anoxic or hypoxic (oxygen deprivation) event during labor, premature birth or low weight, may point ...

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    • Cost of Cerebral Palsy Over a Lifetime

      The parents of a child born with cerebral palsy (CP), or who develops it early in life, know the emotional toll will be significant and trying. What they may not know or anticipate is the massive ...

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    • What to Do if a Drug or Medical Device You Use is Recalled

      If you regularly use a prescription drug or have a medical device installed, you likely rely on that product to maintain your health. The medication or item could be a solution to a health issue you ...

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    • E-Cigarette Use Linked to Seizures & Other Neurological Symptoms

      The FDA has recently released a statement to the general public warning of an increase in reports of seizures and other serious neurological symptoms associated with the use of e-cigarettes . The FDA ...

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    • FDA Publically Releases Six Million Medical Device Injuries Reports from Secret Database

      The FDA just released millions of records from an internal, nonpublic database used by many medical device manufacturers for reporting adverse events that arise in connection with their products. ...

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    • Over 30% of Severe Medical Malpractice Cases Involve Misdiagnosis

      A study by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine researched a decade of medical malpractice claims that ended in a patients’ permanent injury or death. Their investigation revealed that ...

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    • Half of All Injury-Causing Medical Mistakes are Preventable, Reports Medical Journal

      Information published in medical journal The BMJ revealed the prevalence of avoidable, harmful mistakes that occur during patient treatment — approximately 50% of incidents were determined to be ...

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    • Surgical Stapler and Surgical Staple Injuries

      The FDA has recently announced a safety review of surgical staplers. On March 8, 2019, the FDA sent medical providers a letter alerting them of the risks of the devices as well as safety ...

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    • FDA Publically Releases Six Million Medical Device Injuries Reports from Secret Database

      The FDA just released millions of records from an internal, nonpublic database used by many medical device manufacturers for reporting adverse events that arise in connection with their products. ...

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    • Roundup® Trial Ends in Another Big Loss

      Yet another trial has ended with a verdict against Monsanto’s Roundup®, ruling in favor of individuals who were exposed to Roundup® and later diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. This time, ...

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    • 46 Confirmed Cases of Rare E. Coli Outbreak in Kentucky

      There have been at least 46 confirmed cases of E. coli in Kentucky in the first quarter of 2019, and the cause of the outbreak has been linked to consumption of ground beef. There are 109 total known ...

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    • How Do I Identify Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect?

      Nursing home facilities promise to provide safe and adequate care for their residents. However, this is not always the case. Nursing home abuse and or neglect are, unfortunately, common occurrences. ...

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    • Juul Usage Continues to Increase Among Teenagers

      “Juuling” is one of the hottest trends among teenagers today. According to the Food & Drug Administration , e-cigarette use grew 78% among high school students and 48% among middle school students ...

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    • FDA Publically Releases Six Million Medical Device Injuries Reports from Secret Database

      The FDA just released millions of records from an internal, nonpublic database used by many medical device manufacturers for reporting adverse events that arise in connection with their products. ...

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    • Lawsuit Filed Against JUUL Labs Alleging Negligence

      A 15-year-old girl and her family have initiated a class action lawsuit against JUUL Labs, claiming its use of fruity flavors and colorful marketing was geared toward teenagers. The lawsuit also ...

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    • FDA Sends Harsh Warning to JUUL Regarding E-Cigarettes

      The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent a warning letter to Kevin Burns, CEO of JUUL, criticizing the company for marketing their e-cigarettes as “much safer than cigarettes” without FDA approval. ...

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    • Juul Usage Continues to Increase Among Teenagers

      “Juuling” is one of the hottest trends among teenagers today. According to the Food & Drug Administration , e-cigarette use grew 78% among high school students and 48% among middle school students ...

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    • Lawsuit Filed Against JUUL Labs Alleging Negligence

      A 15-year-old girl and her family have initiated a class action lawsuit against JUUL Labs, claiming its use of fruity flavors and colorful marketing was geared toward teenagers. The lawsuit also ...

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