New evidence shows that PG&E was aware of safety concerns surrounding the 100-year-old transmission line that likely started the Camp Fire in November 2018. Documents obtained by NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit indicate that PG&E left temporary wooden poles on the Caribou-Palermo power line for three years, despite knowing they posed serious wildfire risks. In 2012, five towers holding up the line collapsed during a winter storm. Furthermore,...Read more
On February 5, 2019, the Massachusetts judge presiding over the Zofran (ondansetron) birth defect multi-district ligation rejected GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) motion for summary judgment based on preemption. U.S. District Judge F. Dennis Saylor IV said that questions remain about whether GSK fully disclosed key data to the FDA about the anti-nausea...
Severe complications have been linked to permanent birth control Essure, prompting lawsuits and increased safety concerns for women implanted
with the device.
Recent research shows that
Zofran - taken by pregnant women for morning sickness can increases the risk of cleft palate or congenital
Widespread reports of injury are emerging from patients who have taken the blood-thinning drug Xarelto. The anticoagulant has been
linked to internal...
Taxotere Chemotherapy Drug
Taxotere is a chemotherapy drug approved in the treatment of breast cancer along with other forms of cancers, though it carries a risk of permanent hair loss.
Zimmer Biomet Shoulder Implant
Recalled Zimmer Biomet shoulder implant may fracture, potentially leading to
Hernia mesh products have been associated with side-effects such as infection, severe abdominal pain, and hernia reoccurrence.