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Top Consumer Lawsuits to Watch in 2021
This past year has posed challenges in every arena of life. The world of large-scale consumer litigation has been no exception. As jobs have […]
January 14, 2021
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Health
Study Says All-Organic Diet Can Decrease Internal Levels of Glyphosate
Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, is the most common pesticide in the world. Farmers use it on so many crops that it has […]
January 7, 2021
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Health
People of Color May Be at Higher Risk of Skin Cancer Misdiagnosis
According to research, people of color (POC) may have a higher risk of skin cancer misdiagnosis than people with lighter skin. Experts believe this […]
December 29, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Health
Imaging Center Requests "Grace and Patience" After Missing at Least 8 Breast Cancer Diagnoses
A Virginia breast imaging center recently lost its FDA-conferred certificate for mammography. Officials pulled the Allison Breast Center's certificate after noticing irregularities in the […]
December 17, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Drugs
Natural Alternatives to Zantac, Prilosec, Prevacid and Nexium
One of the many difficulties posed by this past year has been the number of drug recalls. In this period, many of these recalled […]
December 10, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Medical Devices
Why Are Hip Replacements So Common?
More than 450,000 total hip replacements (THRs) occur in the United States each year. THR is a complex, invasive surgical procedure that doctors have […]
December 3, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Drugs
Five Supplements Proven to Lower Blood Pressure
Blood pressure medications account for hundreds of millions of prescriptions yearly. They play a significant role in the fight against heart disease. But two […]
November 19, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Health
Three Things That May Reduce Your Risk of COVID-19
The longer the COVID-19 pandemic goes on, the more scientists learn about it. But, the medical community still has far more questions than answers […]
November 12, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Products
E-Cigarette Lung Injury Tied to Vape Device Component
Alert: Vaping has been associated with a higher risk of contracting COVID-19 A recent e-cigarette vaping study uncovered a surprise. The study set out […]
November 5, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Safety
Zantac Manufacturers Under Investigation by the Department of Justice
Zantac (ranitidine) heartburn medication was removed from the U.S. market earlier this year. Test results showing dangerous levels of a carcinogen (NDMA) triggered the […]
October 29, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Safety
Pathologist Who Misdiagnosed 3,000 Veterans Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter
Robert Morris Levy, a former pathologist at a Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital in Arkansas has pleaded guilty to manslaughter. The disgraced doctor was charged […]
October 22, 2020
Author Staff
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Legal
Thousands of Roundup Settlements Bring Bayer Closer to Ending Weedkiller Litigation
Bayer has reportedly settled another 15,000 Roundup lawsuits. This development comes after news of a potential stall in finalizing the previously reported $10.9 billion […]
October 15, 2020
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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