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B. cepacia Complex Outbreak Expands, 15 Sickened

An outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) infections associated with the use of Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam has expanded to included 15 people in three states, up from the 10 cases reported on May 7. A recall has been issued…

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B. cepacia Complex Outbreak Linked to Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam

A recall and consumer advisory have been issued for all lots of Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam after an outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) has been linked to its use. The no-rinse cleansing foam, manufactured by Shadow Holdings dba Bocchi Laboratories, is used in…

After Reported Injuries, Home Depot Recalls Outdoor Gas Fire Pits

Home Depot is recalling fire pits that pose a burn hazard after receiving reports of three injuries. The recalled product, Hampton Bay 50,000 BTU, 30-inch Cross Ridge outdoor gas fire pit table patio heaters, have the following product identification information:…

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Eye Infection Lawsuit and Recall Information

If you have an eye infection that was caused by a contaminated eye wash product, you may have the right to sue for compensation. You can contact our law firm for a free eye infection lawsuit evaluation by calling 1-888-377-8900…

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Limbrel Lawsuit: Law Firm Calls for Recall

Our law firm is offering a free confidential Limbrel lawsuit evaluation. We are investigating a product liability lawsuit for injuries from Limbrel, a product made by Primus Pharmaceuticals, an Arizona firm. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recommended that…

Saber Grill Recall For Fire Hazard Follows Reports of Injuries 

A malfunction causing flames to burst from the burner valves of Saber grills has triggered a recall. At least 35 such incidents resulting in five injuries prompted the Columbus, Georgia-based company to issue the September 26 recall for some 26,500 gas…

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Invokana and Invokamet – FDA Drug Safety Communication

Based on new data from two large clinical trials, the FDA “concluded that the type 2 diabetes medicine canagliflozin (Invokana, Invokamet, Invokamet XR) causes an increased risk of leg and foot amputations” (FDA Drug Safety Communication). The FDA is now requiring…

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Wellspan York Hospital Mycobacterium Chimaera Outbreak

CDC Study Looked at Mycobacterium Chimaera Outbreak at Wellspan York Hospital A new study from the CDC found a link between an outbreak of  Mycobacterium chimaera and 3 heater-cooler devices used for cardiac surgery at Wellspan York Hospital in York, Pennsylvania. Laboratory…

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Stryker LFIT Lawsuit Update, MDL 2768

There has been a recent Stryker LFIT lawsuit update in federal court. The pretrial procedures for these lawsuits have been centralized in federal court in a process called multidistrict litigation (MDL), specifically MDL 2768 In re: Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head…

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NTM Infection Information

If there is evidence linking your nontuberculous-Mycobacterium (NTM) to a medical product, you can sue for compensation. Mycobacterium chimaera infections can cause the following health problems: pneumonia (lung infection); endocarditis (heart lining and valve infection) surgical site infection; abscess (confined pocket…

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Can I Sue Smith & Nephew for Revision Surgery of an SMF or REDAPT Hip Implant?

You may have the right to sue Smith & Nephew if you had (or are scheduled to have) revision surgery to remove the modular femoral stem and/or the modular “neck” of one of the following recalled metal-on-metal hip replacement systems: Smith…

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Bard Halo One Recall Lawsuit | Interventional Procedure Injury and Death

The FDA has identified the Bard Halo One recall as Class I, the most serious type of recall.  The FDA is warning health professionals and patients that use of these devices may cause serious injuries or death. Can I sue Bard…