Airbag Dangers — Passenger Seat

Posted on Monday, August 17th, 2015 at 5:00 pm    

Believe it or not the Airbags in your car are complex safety devices that can be deadly when not used properly. How do you properly use an airbag? This is a good question. The vehicle manufacturers design the airbag with the assumption that the occupant of a vehicle will be seated in the seat and […]



Could Your Birth Control be Hurting You?

Posted on Monday, August 3rd, 2015 at 9:20 pm    

Essure, the only FDA-approved permanent contraception device for women, is getting a closer look from the FDA after multiple complaints from users. The product, manufactured by Bayer, is a soft, flexible metal spring inserted into each fallopian tube. Over the course of several months, scar tissue forms around the coils, blocking the tubes to prevent […]



IVC Filters Could be Leaving Patients with Broken Hearts

Posted on Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 10:14 pm    

Complications following IVC Filter placement? If you currently have an IVC Filter, it may be more possible than you think. Today’s medicine is better than ever at fixing broken hearts, but some medical device companies just can’t keep up.  Sometimes, inferior products enter the marketplace and cause injuries. Interior Vena Cava, or IVC filters, are […]



Transvaginal Surgical Mesh Injuries

Posted on Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 3:47 am    

Transvaginal Surgical Mesh used to treat Urinary Incontinance  and Pelvic Prolapse may cause serious and permanent injuries to women in many cases.  Like many drugs and medical devices, when the after market data began to come in, the dangers of these products were revealed. If you or a loved one have suffered complications after having […]



Meningitis Outbreak Linked to Spinal Steroid Injections

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 5:17 am    

A Spinal Meningitis Outbreak has health officials concerned and a drug compounding company temporarily shut down.  The cases of Fungal Meningitis have been linked to Spinal Steroid Injections that are routinely administered by neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons to relieve back pain.  Thousands of people who have recently recieved spinal injections for back pain could be at risk. An outbreak like this indicates that […]



Stryker Hip Implant Recall

Posted on Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 4:09 am    

Stryker, a manufacturer of artificial hip implants has announced a recall of the Rejuvinate Modular and ABG Modular Neck Hip Implant Systems. If you have a Stryker hip implant, you may be affected by this recall.  According to Stryker, these Modular Hip Implant Systems and parts are being withdrawn from the market “because there is […]



Mississippi Yaz Injury Lawyer

Posted on Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 12:50 am    

The drugs Yaz, Yasmin, and Ocella are oral contraceptives that have raised some serious health concerns recently for millions of women taking them. Some of danderous effects that have been linked to Yaz, Yasmin, and Ocella are: Stroke Heart Attack Blood Clots in Lungs-Pulmonary Embolism Blood Clots in Legs-Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Gallbladder Disease Pancreatitis Sudden […]



Mississippi Brain Injury Lawyer-

Posted on Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 5:48 pm    

If you have suffered a brain injury in an auto accident, 18-wheeler accident, or any other type of accident, it’s likely that you will need competent legal counsel to be sure you or your loved one’s rights and interests are protected.



Pioglitazone Actos Bladder Cancer Information

Posted on Saturday, September 17th, 2011 at 8:37 pm    

In August 2011, the FDA published this Drug Safety Communication about adding safety information about Bladder Cancer to the label of drugs containing Pioglitazone.  The following drugs contain Pioglitazone: Actos, Actoplus Met, Actoplus Met XR, Duetact. The F.D. A. stated the following in the communication: “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing the public that […]



F.D.A. Actos Update

Posted on Saturday, September 17th, 2011 at 8:19 pm    

In June, the FDA published this FDA Drug Safety Communication related to the use of the drug Actos and Actos Combinations.  In the Communication, the FDA stated the following: “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing the public that use of the diabetes medication Actos (pioglitazone) for more than one year may be associated with […]



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