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Kratom Salmonella Outbreak Ends After Sickening 199, Hospitalizing 50

The CDC has declared an end to a 41-state Salmonella outbreak linked to contaminated Kratom, but the FDA is advising consumers to continue to avoid kratom and products containing the leaves or extract of the plant because they pose serious health risks.…

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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…

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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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Second Child Dies After Harrisburg Hoverboard Fire

Savannah Dominick, 10, is the second child to die following a March 10 house fire in Harrisburg, PA believed to have started by a recharging hoverboard. Savannah and her sister Ashanti Hughes, 3, both suffered third-degree burns covering 95 percent of…

IMUSA Espresso Makers Recalled for Burn Hazard

IMUSA espresso makers are being recalled for burn hazard. The filler cap at the top can crack allowing steam to escape and burn the user, or blow off the unit from pressure buildup and injure the user. Forty-three incidents have…

Passenger’s E-cigarette Explodes on Harry Potter Ride, Injures Girl

A 14-year-old girl riding the Hogwarts Express at Universal Studios theme park in Orlando suffered burns to her face, arm and leg when another passenger’s e-cigarette exploded. Witnesses said a “fireball” shot from the device, injuring the girl, who was…

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Reports of Seizures Prompt FDA Warning About Homeopathic Teething Tablets, Gels

Attorneys Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty can be contacted for a free lawsuit evaluation. Find out if you can sue on behalf of your child for seizures from teething tablets or gels. Reports of seizures in infants and toddlers have…

CPSC Issues Advisory on Exploding Samsung Washing Machines, Lawsuits Filed

Reports of exploding Samsung washing machines have prompted the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to issue an advisory. Consumers who have purchased a top-loading Samsung washing machines manufactured between March 2011 and April 2016 should check the company’s website to determine…