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Beer recalled due to glass in bottles and potential risk for defective product injuries

by fpw | April 10th, 2008

April 10, 2008 The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is allowing the Boston Beer Company to recall from distributors bottles of Samuel Adams beer that contains particles of glass due to the potential risk for defective product injuries. All 12-ounce glass Samuel Adams products except Triple Bock and Utopia are affected by the recall because the

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$1.3 million in dietary supplements recalled due to potential risk of drug injuries

by fpw | April 8th, 2008

April 8, 2008 The FDA has confiscated $1.3 million worth of dietary supplements which contained ingredients that were not approved by the FDA and could cause potential drug injuries. The dietary supplements, marketed under the names “Methyl 1-D,” “Methyl 1-D XL,” and “Formadrol Extreme XL,” contain food additives and ingredients that have not been approved

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Man files lawsuit over wife’s drug injury death

by fpw | April 3rd, 2008

April 3, 2008 A man is suing a birth control company for the death of his wife after she suffered drug injuries, including a blood clot, following the use of NuvaRing, WCBS reported. The young woman and drug injury victim died suddenly in the night when a blood clot that traveled through her pelvic region

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Dole recalls cantaloupes amid salmonella defective product injuries

by fpw | April 1st, 2008

April 1, 2008 The Associated Press reports that Dole Fresh Fruit Company is joining other firms in recalling cantaloupes grown, packed, and shipped by a Honduran grower amid reports of defective product injuries, including salmonella. Dozens of cases of defective product injuries resulting in salmonella have been reported after consumption of cantaloupes from a Honduran

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