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The Paragard IUD Puts Countless Women at Risk of Serious Injuries

by Staff Blogger | August 31st, 2021

Although more invasive than other types of birth control, intrauterine devices have a major advantage: their effectiveness. Once implanted, they’re 99% effective at preventing pregnancy for several years. However, not all women are able to use IUDs, and some women who suffered serious health problems are using a specific IUD called Paragard. Women who had

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CPAP Machine Foam Linked to Cancer Risk

by Staff Blogger | August 24th, 2021

Millions of Americans suffer from sleep apnea, a condition that causes them to struggle to breathe or even stop breathing altogether while asleep. In addition to severe sleep disturbances and deprivation, this condition also results in serious health problems. One of the most effective treatments is using a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine, but

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Catheter Recalled Due to Increased Risk of Injury and Death

by Staff Blogger | February 2nd, 2021

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced that Penumbra is recalling its JET 7 Reperfusion Catheter with Xtra Flex Technology due to the risks that it poses for causing serious injuries and even death in patients who use it. The catheter is typically used for removing clots in stroke patients, but the company

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Suspect a Medical Device Injury? Get Help Right Away to Protect Your Health and Rights.

by Staff Blogger | January 19th, 2021

When you received a medical device, especially if it was surgically implanted in your body, you expected it to improve your life and ease your symptoms. But now, you may be experiencing new pain, new symptoms, and new worries. Is your device defective or even dangerous? If you suspect it is, it’s important to get

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