Drug Recall Process and What Should You Do  

Drug Recall Process and What Should You Do  

Almost everyone in the United States has taken medication sometime in their life, whether it’s over the counter or prescribed. Each year, over 4,500 drugs and medical devices are removed from the U.S. shelves. Even though drug recalls routinely happen every year...
Common Examples of Medical Malpractice

Common Examples of Medical Malpractice

Doctors are medical experts; they devote years of their lives to their studies, but accidents still happen. Medical malpractices are the third-leading cause of death in the United States. That’s why learning the common examples of medical malpractice are important....
Work Injury Compensation Act Explained

Work Injury Compensation Act Explained

Being involved in a workplace accident is stressful enough without worrying about the loss of income. Not only does the employee have to worry about the recovery process after the accident, but they must also take some time off work. That is where the Work Injury...
Paraquat: What Is It, How Is It Used and What Are the Risks?

Paraquat: What Is It, How Is It Used and What Are the Risks?

Paraquat, also known as methyl viologen, is an organic compound most widely used herbicide. It’s quick-acting and non-selective, killing green plant tissue on contact. It is also toxic (lethal) to humans and animals due to its redox activity. Consequently, it’s been...
Philips Recall of Bi-Level PAP and CPAP Devices

Philips Recall of Bi-Level PAP and CPAP Devices

Philips Respironics—a company related to Royal Philips of Germany—began a voluntary recall issued in June 2021 of over 3.5 million Philips Respironics CPAP and BIPAP machines. The recall was for the following devices manufactured before April 26, 2021: E30DreamStation...