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2014-08-20 23:07:40

Randy Fenninger to Lead Organization With Strategic Focus Aimed at Increasing Recognition of Life-Threatening Blood Clots and Their Impact on Public Health Rockville, MD (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA), a nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to advancing the prevention, early diagnosis and successful treatment of life-threatening blood clots, announces the appointment of Randy Fenninger, JD, as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Fenninger, who...

2014-08-17 23:02:07

As Merck Moves Forward to Resolve 3,800 Pending NuvaRing Lawsuits in the U.S., Health Canada Issues Safety Alert for the Contraceptive NuvaRing Citing It May Be Harmful for Some Women Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 As Merck looks to settle thousands of NuvaRing lawsuits alleging deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolisms in the U.S. under MDL 1964, Wright & Schulte LLC reports that Health Canada recently ordered new user restrictions for the use of the contraceptive device...

2014-08-12 23:12:39

New York Drug Liability Lawyer discusses the dangers of the anticoagulant drug Xarelto and the potential risks involved when taking Xarelto. (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Xarelto is an oral anticoagulant drug used to prevent blood clots, and also lowers the risk of stroke in patients who have atrial fibrillation. Xarelto’s official website 06/17/2014 states, “People with atrial fibrillation (an irregular heart beat) are at an increased risk of forming a blood clot in the heart, which can...

2014-08-06 23:11:18

The DrugNews Center is the web’s largest source for prescription drug warnings, research and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugNews.net today. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 The birth control resource center at DrugNews.net is alerting women who have taken the oral contraceptives Yaz or Yasmin of new information on the site. A recent report shows the maker of the drugs has settled approximately 8,900 cases alleging they caused side effects*. DrugNews is a free online resource...

2014-08-04 20:22:26

Follow these five quick tips from The California Institute of Deep Venous Thrombosis to avoid the pain and potentially life-threatening side effects of DVT LOS ANGELES, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For most people, a well-paying white-collar job definitely beats the kind of hard physical labor that can often lead to a variety of health problems as we get older - and we all love our modern conveniences. However, a sedentary lifestyle can definitely lead to its share of health issues, including...

2014-07-07 09:40:29

The Lancet A new study published in The Lancet compares outcomes for two drugs used to prevent blood clot formation during emergency heart attack treatment. The study suggests that use of one of the drugs, heparin, could result in improved outcomes (such as a reduced rate of repeat heart attacks), compared to the other drug tested, bivalirudin, which is in widespread use in high-income countries, and is around 400 times more expensive than heparin. The results of the HEAT-PPCI trial...

2014-07-03 23:02:45

Zoll, Kranz & Borgess, LLC currently represents clients with injuries allegedly caused by testosterone therapy. Toledo, OH (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 The FDA is now requiring all testosterone replacement therapy products to have the general warning that these drugs may cause blood clots in the veins (Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)). Currently, the VTE warning is directly linked to polycythemia, which is when there is an increase in the number of red blood cells. Announced by the FDA June...

2014-07-03 20:21:28

At the California Institute for Deep Venous Thrombosis, Dr. Malekmehr and his team perform thrombolysis, mechanical thrombectomy and many other cutting-edge treatments for sufferers of DVT LOS ANGELES, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) leads to hospitalization for approximately 250,000 Americans, and often leads to serious - and even fatal - complications. Fortunately, at the California Institute for Deep Venous Thrombosis, those suffering from the...

2014-06-24 23:13:53

In response to a new FDA testosterone warning, The Onder Law Firm has updated its Testim Testosterone Lawsuit Center website, where the firm offers timely news updates and no-obligation Testim lawsuit case review with an attorney. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Attorneys representing national Testim lawsuits announce an expansion of their website, the Testim Testosterone Lawsuit Center, in response to a new FDA testosterone warning*. News broke late last week that the FDA will...

2014-06-24 23:02:48

The DrugNews Center is the web’s largest source for prescription drug warnings, research and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugNews.net today. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The birth control safety advocates at DrugNews.net are alerting women who have taken the oral contraceptives Yaz or Yasmin of new litigation news on the site. Recent court records show there are still nearly 9,000 lawsuits pending that allege side effects from the drugs*. DrugNews was created for patients taking...


Word of the Day
lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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