5 Oct

air bag malfunction

Air bags are protective, life-saving safety features designed to cushion drivers and passengers and keep them in their seats in the event of a car crash. Drivers don’t often consciously think about their air bags – they trust that the devices will […]

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14 Apr

Florida chain reaction car accident

Any car accident can be dangerous or fatal, but when a series of events causes an accident that involves multiple cars or vehicles colliding, the damage will be even more serious. These “chain reaction car accidents”, as they are known as, happen […]

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8 Dec

serious Paragard IUD complications

The Paragard IUD (intrauterine device) is a hormone-free, copper form of birth control that is 99% effective for up to 10 years. Because it is a form of non-hormonal birth control, this IUD is a popular option for many women. This particular […]

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19 Jan

The Stryker Corporation announced a recall of two of its hip implant systems in July of 2012. The company is facing a growing number of lawsuits filed by patients with the recalled device, some of whom have suffered painful tissue death, bone […]

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19 Jan

The FDA recently designated three medical devices made by CareFusion, Johnson & Johnson, and Teleflex as Class 1, meaning that there exists a reasonable probability that the use of or exposure to the devices will cause serious adverse health effects or possibly […]

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