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2014-06-10 23:01:38

The Firm is evaluating morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who underwent uterine surgery with a power morcellator and allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers due to the device. New York New York (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 As morcellator lawsuits (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) continue to mount in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has officially scheduled an advisory panel meeting to...

2014-06-10 23:00:59

The Firm is investigating Tylenol lawsuits on behalf of patients who allegedly suffered acetaminophen-induced liver damage due to their use of Tylenol-brand over-the-counter medications. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 As Tylenol lawsuits (http://www.tylenollawsuitclaims.com/) continue to mount in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has issued yet another caution regarding the potential for acetaminophen, the active...

2014-06-10 23:00:30

Yesterday, on Monday, June 9, 2014, the Oklahoma Heart Hospital, and The Ohio State University implanted the United States’ first miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensors to manage heart failure (HF). The CardioMEMS HF System is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device that has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure. Oklahoma City (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 The CardioMEMS HF System features a sensor that...

2014-06-10 16:26:44

National Fisheries Institute Spreads the Word About New Recommendations, Which are Based on Review of Ten Years of Scientific Findings WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today released draft advice that strongly encourages pregnant and breastfeeding women to eat more fish as part of a healthy diet. The new advice is an update to the agencies' 2004 advice, which was widely misinterpreted as a...

2014-06-10 12:32:09

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, FDA and EPA issued draft updated advice on fish consumption. While the draft is improved in several ways, the Mercury Policy Project was most disappointed with the agencies failure to require labeling and address exposure risks from American's consumption of canned tuna. "Over one-third of American's exposure to methlymercury is from tuna, because tuna are higher mercury fish and Americans consume so much," said Michael...

2014-06-10 08:31:44

MOMENCE, Ill., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a recent comment on the FDA's Guidance for Determining Whether Human Research Studies Can Be Conducted Without an Investigational New Drug Application (IND) (79 Fed. Reg. 7204. Docket FDA-2010-D-0503), FutureCeuticals expressed its strong support for gold-standard, peer-reviewed clinical research on food and dietary ingredients and urged the FDA to properly supervise any clinical research on food or dietary ingredients under the purview...

2014-06-09 23:09:51

Another Medtronic Infuse Lawsuit Accuses The Manufacturer of the Infuse Bone Graft For Promoting Use In Non-FDA -Approved Surgical Procedures, Coaching Doctors and Misrepresentation. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Humana has filed a false claims lawsuit against Medtronic, Inc., for the alleged fraudulent misrepresentation of its Infuse Bone Graft and deceiving the insurance company into paying claims related to the medical device. The Medtronic infuse bone graft lawsuit also contends...

2014-06-09 23:08:57

On May 22, the FDA announced that 56 lots of NaturaLyte Liquid Bicarbonate Concentrate 6.4 liters, by Fresenius Medical Care North America, are recalled because they may develop higher bacteria levels than is allowed. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest...

2014-06-09 00:21:32

EPI-743 in phase 2B development for Leigh syndrome MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Pharmaceuticals today announced that the FDA has granted Orphan Drug status to vatiquinone for the treatment of Leigh syndrome. Vatiquinone is the International Nonproprietary Name (INN) for Edison's EPI-743. The INN is a unique international name issued by the World Health Organization, which is used to identify the active pharmacological ingredient in a drug. This is...

2014-06-07 23:02:20

On June 5, 2014, CMCI, a SBA 8(a) small business, was awarded a contract by the U.S. FDA to integrate the FDA with CBP International Trade Data System. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 CMCI has been awarded a contract by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to integrate the FDA with the International Trade Data System (ITDS), commonly known as ITDS Single Window. ITDS, established by the SAFE Port Act of 2006, will enable more efficient government decision-making associated with goods...


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