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FDA Takes Action Against Hormone Therapy Drugs

by fpw | January 15th, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken action against seven different pharmacies for their false and misleading claims over the safety and effectiveness of their “bio-identical hormone replacement therapy” drugs (BHRTs). The BRHTs were being promoted by these pharmaceutical companies as being better than FDA-approved menopausal hormone therapy drugs. The pharmacies also claimed these

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Paramedic didn’t check pulse of wreck victim left for dead

by fpw | January 11th, 2008

Erica Smith was left laying on the road for over an hour after she was assumed dead in a severe Texas auto accident. She suffered a severe head trauma and was thought dead, but paramedics failed to check for a pulse, despite the fact that San Antonio officials said the official policy is for paramedics

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Avandia gets boxed warning cautioning of heart attacks

by fpw | November 15th, 2007

The Food and Drug Administration has just informed healthcare professionals of new, important warnings that will be added to the type II diabetes medication Avandia. Diabetes affects 20.8 million people in the United States, many of whom are potential Texas drug injury victims. The Avandia boxed warning will now warn that Avandia may be associated

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Man with three DWI convictions hits pickup with infant passenger

by fpw | November 6th, 2007

A man was arrested Saturday for driving while intoxicated after he rear-ended a pickup truck that contained an infant. He ignored a stop sign and crashed into the pickup stopped at the intersection, causing a severe Texas auto accident. The officer on the scene reported a half-empty beer bottle “that was still cold to the

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