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  • DePuy Hip Replacement "Poster Lady" Sues

    Somerset, EnglandByCharles Benson: A former gymnast who was dubbed a "poster lady" forDePuy hip replacementsurgery and implants is taking legal action against the manufacturer who is responsible for the device, according toThe Press Association. Penny Brown is joining a group of ...

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  • "Transvaginal Mesh Makers Treated Women Like Guinea Pigs," Says Attorney

    Athens, GAByJane Mundy:"To some extent women have been treated like guinea pigs withtransvaginal meshsurgery," says attorney Henry "This TVM mesh has changed their lives; they can't be made whole again and surgery cannot put them back together again." With over 500 transvaginal m...

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  • 1,503 reports of injuries or malfunction of surgical transvaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse

    A Surge in Avaulta TVM Claims and Reclassification Washington, DC By Jane Mundy: As attorneys are dealing with a deluge of Bard's Avaulta transvaginal mesh claims, even manufacturers of transvaginal meshincluding Bardagree that more safety studies (clinical trials) and labeling...

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  • Where were the cantaloupes recalled?

    The cantaloupe may be labeled: Colorado Grown, Distributed by Frontera Produce, USA, Pesticide Free, Jensenfarms.com, Sweet Rocky Fords. The cantaloupes are packed in cartons that are labeled: Frontera Produce, www.fronteraproduce.com or with Frontera Produce, Rocky Ford Cantalou...

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  • FDA issues a warning to people not to eat whole cantaloupe....

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning to people not to eat whole cantaloupe shipped by Jensen Farms due to concerns the cantaloupes are contaminated with listeria and could be linked to a listeriosis outbreak. As of October 3 at least 70 people have reportedl...

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  • Unum Group Shares Tumble As Lawsuits Continue to Pile Up

    New York, NY By Charles Benson: In the current state of the global economy, a number of companies have taken a severe hit when it comes to the value of their stocks, but Unum Group is facing bigger problems as its shares reached a 52-week low recently.According to the Financial N...

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  • Conflict regarding the Dangers of Yasmin/Yaz

    Washington, DC By Jane Mundy: Since 2003, the FDA has been warning women of blood clots and other serious side effects associated with Yasmin or Yaz, and just recently announced another safety warning, yet the agency stopped short of stating that the birth control pill's risks ou...

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  • Studies Suggest Celexa Birth Defects Link, but Results Conflict

    San Antonio, TXByHeidi Turner:When it comes to pregnancy, there is a great deal of debate over whether women should be concerned about things such asCelexa birth defects. The debate comes in part because unlike with alcohol or smoking during pregnancywhich have been consistently ...

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  • Crane Collapse - risk of injury on Construction Sites

    Some of the most serious injuries occur on construction sites. Workers (electricians, plumbers, masons, steel workers, etc) are at constant risk of injury. Cranes pose a great risk of injury. As was the case in 2008. A crane towering over a high-rise construction site on the East...

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  • Asbestos Respirators - If proper safety and protective gear was given...

    For decades, thousands and thousands of workers were unaware of asbestos-related diseases and were not given respirators. Workers in the asbestos industry would have to be made aware of harmful asbestos exposure if they were given safety and protective gear, i.e., asbestos respi...

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