Ethicon’s Physiomesh Recall: What You Need to Know

If you’ve had hernia surgery within the past 7 years or so, you should know the facts behind Ethicon’s Physiomesh® Flexible Composite Mesh recall.   Who is Ethicon? Ethicon is one of [...]

Is the blood thinner Xarelto safe?

Within the past year, the prescription blood thinner Xarelto (rivaroxaban) has been brought into question. Contrary to some doctors’ opinions that the drug should not receive FDA approval, [...]

What to know about Living Wills

In the state of Alabama, any adult over the age of 19 can draft a living will. This directive exists in cases where the author is unable to advise doctors of his or her wishes, either by [...]

Dangerous Complications Associated with Mirena Implant

As an intrauterine contraception, Mirena has been a popular choice. This is mostly due to the implant preventing pregnancy for up to five years at a time. Unfortunately, this intrauterine device [...]

Health Care Fraud

The healthcare industry works toward keeping contributors safe and healthy. Unfortunately, there are many people who seek to exploit the system for personal gain. In 2013, the FBI estimated that [...]

Risperdal Use Connected to Health Risks

Mental disorders of both high low intensities have their own medications and treatments. For those suffering with schizophrenia, one such medication is Risperdal. Risperdal is an anti-psychotic [...]

Some Type 2 Diabetes Medications may cause Pancreas Trouble

Type 2 diabetes is a diagnosis that has become more and more common in the recent years. In response, the drug industry has been hard at work researching and developing new treatments and [...]

GranuFlo and NaturaLyte are Linked to Serious Health Risks

Often, medical conditions and surgeries can lead patients to dialysis. Dialysis comes with hardships, medical supervision, and several prescription medications. There are many drugs on the market [...]

Various Health Risks Attributed to Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacements

Joint issues are common as we age and also after suffering from an injury. These issues could result in arthritis, tearing, weakening or other problems that stick with us and get worse the more [...]

Lipitor has been Linked with Type-2 Diabetes

High cholesterol has become one of most common health risks in recent years. As we get older, it is nearly guaranteed that each of us or ones we know will be diagnosed with the condition and [...]

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