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Cities Fighting Back against E-cigarettes

Cities Fighting Back against E-cigarettes

The controversy over e-cigarettes continues and cities across the country are taking action against

Joint Replacement Device Recipients Face Risk of Potentially Fatal Syndrome

Joint Replacement Device Recipients Face Risk of Potentially Fatal Syndrome

Bone cement is a material used in joint replacement procedures. The cement is used

Ongoing Problems with Essure Prompt Investigative Documentary; Bayer Denied Request to Trial in Federal Court
Contrast Dyes and Gadolinium: What Patients Need to Know before Undergoing MRI and CT Scans

Contrast Dyes and Gadolinium: What Patients Need to Know before Undergoing MRI and CT Scans

MRI scans are a common procedure in the medical world. For many, the process is safe and enables doctors to identify problems and diagnosis diseases. Unfortunately, though, some patients who undergo MRIs experience a reaction to the contrast dye used in the procedure. These dyes contain a substance called gadolinium which can produce an allergic reaction that can lead to severe and disabling injuries.

In one recent lawsuit, a Louisiana woman filed a claim against GE Healthcare, Bayer, Tyco Healthcare, and other defendants after an allergic reaction to a gadolinium dye injection during CT and MRI scans caused her “disabling and disfiguring injuries.”

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