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2013-06-29 23:16:52

The DrugRisk Center is the web’s largest source for information on prescription drug warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 The birth control safety advocates at DrugRisk.com are announcing updated warnings for women who have taken the contraceptives Yaz or Yasmin. A recent report shows the drugs Yaz & Yasmin have been linked to 23 blood clot deaths in Canada, as Bayer continues to resolve injury claims in the United...

2013-06-17 10:19:26

Researchers at Johns Hopkins report that hospitalized patients do not receive more than one in 10 doses of doctor-ordered blood thinners prescribed to prevent potentially lethal or disabling blood clots, a decision they say may be fueled by misguided concern by patients and their caregivers. Calling the rate of missed doses "unacceptably high," the researchers add that hospitalized patients are at a significantly greater risk of developing venous thromboembolism, or VTE, and that...

2013-06-06 23:41:07

Latest Court Update Shows 1,232 NuvaRing Lawsuits Filed in Federal Litigation on Behalf of Women Who Suffered Alleged NuvaRing Side Effects, Including Blood Clots, Heart Attacks and Strokes. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 The NuvaRing lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC report that the number of NuvaRing lawsuits pending in the federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri continues to mount. According to a recent update issued by the...

2013-05-24 23:18:25

The DrugRisk Center is the web´s largest source for information on prescription drug warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 The birth control information center at DrugRisk.com is announcing new information on the site for women who have taken the contraceptives Yaz or Yasmin. Records show the number of pending cases filed alleging blood clots has decreased as Bayer continues to settle claims*. The goal of DrugRisk is to...

2013-05-20 13:45:15

U-M study finds peripherally inserted central catheters -- an often preferred route for delivery of IV medications -- increase risk of blood clots in sickest patients Touted for safety, ease and patient convenience, peripherally inserted central catheters have become many clinicians' go-to for IV delivery of antibiotics, nutrition, chemotherapy, and other medications. But compared to other central venous catheters (CVCs), these commonly-used catheters (known as PICCs) more than double...

2013-05-16 23:28:35

The DrugRisk Center is the web´s largest source for information on prescription drug warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 The birth control safety center at DrugRisk.com is announcing new information on the site for women who have taken the contraceptives Yaz or Yasmin. A recent court update shows the number of cases filed alleging blood clots has fallen, as Bayer continues to settle claims*. DrugRisk.com was created to...

Gene Offers New Clues To Treatments For Deep-vein Thrombosis
2013-05-08 09:16:22

Penn State University A gene associated with both protection against bacterial infection and excessive blood clotting could offer new insights into treatment strategies for deep-vein thrombosis -- the formation of a harmful clot in a deep vein. The gene produces an enzyme that, if inhibited via a specific drug therapy, could offer hope to patients prone to deep-vein clots, such as those that sometimes form in the legs during lengthy airplane flights or during recuperation after major...

2013-05-02 23:25:19

More than 1,000 NuvaRing Lawsuits Filed on Behalf of Alleged Victims of NuvaRing Side Effects, Including Heart Attacks, Blood Clots and Strokes, are Currently Pending in the Federal NuvaRing Litigation. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 Wright & Schulte LLC, an experienced medical device injury law firm representing numerous women in NuvaRing lawsuits, notes that the federal judge overseeing the federal NuvaRing Lawsuit litigation in U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri...


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  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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