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Medical Devices
Device Disasters: How Daisy Chain Devices Leave Safety Behind
This is the second post in a three-part series about medical device regulation. In our first post in the Device Disasters series, we explained […]
July 25, 2019
Author Caitlin Hoff
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Medical Devices
Device Disasters: How Grandfathered Medical Devices Rigged the System
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s oversight of medical devices has come under scrutiny numerous times since the agency began actively regulating devices […]
July 19, 2019
Author Caitlin Hoff
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Legal
Legal Look: Roundup Verdict Slashed, Criminal Probe into J&J Talc Coverup, $1 Billion Pelvic Mesh Trial
In this issue of the Legal Look, we review the recent reduction of an $80 million Roundup verdict, a new investigation looking into whether […]
July 16, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Uloric vs Allopurinol
Top 3 Differences Between Uloric & Allopurinol Gout Drugs: Uloric patients had a 34% higher risk of cardiovascular death and 22% higher risk of […]
July 11, 2019
Author Katy Moncivais, Ph.D.
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Drugs
Legal Look: Bayer’s Legal Addition, FDA Approves “Pink Viagra” & Million Dollar Awards
This issue of Legal Look explores the future of Bayer’s glyphosate litigation, reviews the newest controversial drug to gain FDA approval, and takes a […]
July 2, 2019
Author Caitlin Hoff
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Health
JUUL Health Risks Are Worse Than We Thought
Arguments about the relative safety of JUUL and other e-cigarette devices have been part of the public discourse since vapes first came on the […]
June 26, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Fourth Probable Carcinogen Found in Valsartan Medication
Last week brought a shocking new discovery to the year-long saga of generic blood pressure medication recalls. The online pharmaceutical retailer Valisure reportedly found […]
June 21, 2019
Author Caitlin Hoff
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Drugs
Big Pharma Stocks Fall as Large Verdicts Rise
Publicly traded companies are beholden to their shareholders. As such, when the share price of stocks start to fall, executives at those companies need […]
June 19, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
Is Roundup Dangerous? Can Weed Killer Cause Cancer?
As spring emerges and winter weather gives way to warmer temperatures, ideas about gardening, landscaping, and other types of lawn and flora care start […]
June 14, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
$1 Billion DePuy Hip Implant Settlement Covers 6,000 Pending Lawsuits
In a DePuy Pinnacle lawsuit update, Johnson & Johnson agreed to settle nearly 6,000 hip replacement cases against their subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics last month. […]
June 12, 2019
Author Caitlin Hoff
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Personal Injury
What to Do if You’re Injured at Work
Workplace injuries, even those that are preventable are incredibly common. According to the National Safety Council, a worker is injured every seven seconds. Understanding […]
June 6, 2019
Author Caitlin Hoff
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Legal
Legal Look: Monsanto’s Mortality Maneuver, Florida’s New Evidence Standard & $300M Talc Mesothelioma Verdict
The current issue of the Legal Look reviews a recent bid by Monsanto to pare down the Dewayne Johnson verdict, the adoption of a […]
June 4, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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