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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Recall: Kroger pulls Comforts for Baby Purified Water with Fluoride Added over mold

Supermarket giant Kroger is recalling purified water for babies over a mold problem.

The water — Comforts for Baby Purified Water with Fluoride Added — in one-gallon containers is contaminated with Talaromyces penicillium, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said.

The affected drinks are jugs with sell-by dates between April 26, 2018, and Oct. 10, 2018, which are sold at various chains owned by the Cincinnati-based Kroger Co.

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VW Said Ready With $10 Billion Diesel Plan, to Devise Fix Later
Supreme Court rules Mass. family can continue suit over daughter’s death
Bill to help medical malpractice victims fails again in N.Y. legislature
Nissan's Infiniti recalls 60,000 Q50 sedans over steering issue
Why back-up cameras haven’t stopped drivers from backing into stuff
Suit claims Intuitive’s da Vinci caused metallic microemboli in patient’s brains
Surprising Progress in Newtown Families’ Suit Against Maker of the AR-15 Rifle
Lawmakers, experts outline steps to battle drug-resistant superbugs
FDA Strengthens SGLT-2 Kidney Risk Warnings
BMW recalls some SUVs to reinforce child seat anchors
The new norm: When tragedy hits, Americans stand divided
Supreme Court Rules a Jury Can Be Called Back After It's Dismissed
Genentech, OSI to pay $67 mln over drug claims - U.S. Justice Dept
FDA Warns of Heart Risk with Loperamide Overdose
Hostess recalls 710,000 cases of some snack cakes, doughnuts because of peanut allergy concerns
Coney Island Hospital sued over meningitis death of woman who was allegedly misdiagnosed
Which State Has the Most Medical Malpractice Suits?
As medical errors kill more people, peer review should become more transparent
AHRQ: Fewer medical errors than a decade ago
Cancer patient can't sue hospital under current NY law
Superbug investigation: ‘It’s likely that more of these will be found,’ CDC says
May
Court Rules Companies Cannot Impose Illegal Arbitration Clauses
Senators probe whether car seats collapse in crashes
Older people with reverse mortgages charged unnecessary fees, suit claims
Madoff victims may get new $247M disbursement
Cellphone-Cancer Link Found in Government Study
Only 39% of U.S. hospitals follow best practices to curb antibiotic overuse
Ford Recalls Some F-150 Pickups for Potential Brake Problem
"Killing children": Congress takes action on danger of car seat backs
Has your Takata air bag been recalled?
Why victims of deadly meningitis outbreak haven't been compensated
Former Pfizer employee loses another bid to press illegal marketing lawsuit
FDA approved high-risk women's health devices without proper data: Study
Lawsuits Over Baby Powder Raise Questions About Cancer Risk
Tony Gwynn’s Family Sues Tobacco Industry, Seeking Recourse Over Fatal Habit
After years of alleged bullying, an Ohio teen killed herself. Is her school district responsible?
A New Study Says Your Fitbit Is Probably Wrong About Your Heart Rate
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year
The BMW i3's range extender is now the subject of a lawsuit
Huge Recall of Frozen Fruits and Vegetables After Listeria Outbreak
Human Birth Defects Seen With Pregabalin
Next cyberattack front could be your car
NAACP sues Michigan officials over Flint water crisis
Opioid-Related Overdoses And Deaths Are On The Rise In The ICU: Study
Potatoes Tied to High Blood Pressure Risk
NHTSA extends oversight of GM safety efforts
The Lessons of the Philadelphia Amtrak Accident
Divided NTSB agrees to blame engineer for fatal Amtrak wreck
Takata declares nearly 14 mln U.S. air bag inflators defective
Subaru warns 48,500 near-new cars could lose steering
Exclusive: Patient safety issues prompt leadership shake-up at NIH hospital
E. coli outbreak that infected 9 at UCH occurred over seven weeks
Surgical tool used at University Hospital linked to infections, deaths
Takata Recalls Seen Rising to 118.5 Million Air Bags Worldwide
FDA backs off recall of Ivyland firm's scope-cleaning machines linked to outbreaks
Doctor reveals horrors that make this hospital dangerous for kids
Listeria outbreak triggers frozen food recall
Rule on Arbitration Would Restore Right to Sue Banks
Researchers: Medical errors now third leading cause of death in United States
Takata Airbag Recall Is Said to Grow by 35 Million
J&J Faces 1,000 More Talc-Cancer Suits After Verdict Loss
Dodge Charger, Jeep Cherokee, Chrysler 300 recalled to replace shifter
Nissan recalls nearly 4 million cars with air bag problems
Takata Sets Aside $189 Million in Air Bag Recall Cost Provisions
Dole Knew About Listeria Problem at Salad Plant, F.D.A. Report Says
April
VW Chief ‘Personally’ Apologized to Obama Over Cheating
Recall Alert: 2011-2012 Ford F-150 and 2012 Expedition, Mustang, Lincoln Navigator
FCA to recall 1.1 million vehicles for confusing shifter
Mitsubishi Motors' Existence at Risk as Fraud Case Widens
VW Presentation in ’06 Showed How to Foil Emissions Tests
Amtrak already settling claims from deadly May 2015 derailment
Federal watchdog says transportation officials must be ready for cyberattack
Amtrak already settling claims from its May 12 crash last year
Fiat Chrysler Announces Recall of 1.1 Million Autos
Costco Canada caught up in recall of frozen organic vegetables
Warning: Supplements and medications may not mix
Supreme Court upholds Iran payments for terrorism
VW Said to Pay At Least $10 Billion in U.S. Cheating Deal
Why Medical Devices Aren’t Safer
BMW Recalls 7 Series Models Because of Faulty Air Bags
Recall remains in place for for airbag inflators
Tainted Scope Infections Far Exceed Earlier Estimates
BMW recalls 7 Series models due to air bag issue
Millions of Recalled Cars Roam the Road, Potentially Risking Lives
Tesla Recalls 2,700 Model X SUVS to Fix Third-Row Seats
Doctors Neglect a Huge Weapon in the Fight Against Opioid Deaths
Transportation After Amtrak workers killed in crash, federal regulators order safety review
G.M. Settles Ignition-Switch Case Planned as Bellwether Trial
Weak Oversight Lets Dangerous Nurses Work in New York
Pfizer recalls mislabeled bottles of adult Robitussin
Hospitals' digital drug ordering boosts safety but can lead to fatal errors
Texas Teen Is 10th U.S. Fatality Linked to Takata Air Bag
Sugary Drinks, 'Bad' Carbs Tied to Breast, Prostate Cancers
Some diabetes drugs to get new warning labels, FDA says
U.S. Judge OKs $20 Billion Settlement From 2010 BP Oil Spill
Supreme Court rejects Wal-Mart appeal in employee wage case
2015-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango recalled to repair brakes
Johnson & Johnson Has a Baby Powder Problem
March
Tainted Drug May Still Be in U.S. Almost Decade After Deaths
F.T.C. Sues Volkswagen Over ‘Deceptive’ Diesel Car Ads
Obama joins fight against opioid abuse
Volkswagen’s Quality Issues Widen With Latest Recalls
Takata Puts Worst-Case Airbag Recall Costs at $24 Billion
Nearly All U.S. Doctors 'Overprescribe' Addictive Narcotic Painkillers: Survey
Scope maker Olympus sought price hike amid superbug outbreak
GM recalls Chevrolet Malibus over air bags
Essure suit allowed to proceed in Philly
Law and order 32 women sue in St. Louis over birth control device
Now There’s Proof: Docs Who Get Company Cash Tend to Prescribe More Brand-Name Meds
J&J Ordered to Pay $502 Million Over Pinnacle Hip Failures
CVS must face lawsuit over protein powder claims, judge rules
Beyond Flint: Excessive lead levels found in almost 2,000 water systems across all 50 states
Bharara investigates NYC Housing Authority’s use of lead paint
Bumble Bee Foods, LLC Issues Voluntary Recall on 3 Production Codes of Canned Chunk Light Tuna Due to Possible Health Risk
Patients in Pain, and a Doctor Who Must Limit Drugs
U.S. appeals court weighs extent of GM's bankruptcy protection
House Panel Denounces E.P.A. Actions in Flint Crisis
GM halts sale of 1,579 new trucks, cars over defect concern
"No excuse": Safety experts say this car defect puts kids in danger
Home Depot breach victims reach $19.5 million settlement
Lawsuit: CVS Dietary Supplement Makes Unfounded ‘Memory’ Claims
Feds probe 420,000 Ford F-150s for brake defect
Feds refer Exxon climate claims to FBI
Genital talc boosts ovarian cancer risk in study
February
January
2015
December
Safety Remain Big Issue as 2015 Draws to Close with Flurry of Recalls
Debt Collection Law Firm Settles ‘Lawsuit Mill’ Complaint
Fiat Chrysler Recalls 570,000 Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango, Jeep Compass And Patriot For Fire Risks
New Air Bag Death Said to Show Flaws in U.S. Recall System
Moulton, Tsongas among Congress members urging FDA to reconsider OxyContin use among children
NHTSA Slams BMW with $40 Million Fine
Olympus played down early report of superbug infections linked to duodenoscope devices
One mother spent a decade after her daughters' deaths changing car-rental laws
Chipotle Probed for New Outbreak of Different E. Coli Strain
Sued Over Old Debt, and Blocked From Suing Back
How a medical device maker kept U.S. hospitals in the dark about deadly infections
VW Names Kenneth Feinberg to Oversee Fund for Claims on Emissions Deception
Mother sues Chipotle over son’s bout of norovirus
Merck fails to win FDA panel backing for Vytorin heart claim
Drug approvals top 2014 high but R&D returns still struggle
Chipotle's Seattle Woes Put Fresh Scrutiny on Safety Procedures
GM ignition switch compensation fund offered $595M
Boston Scientific recalls device after pieces broke off in patients
G.M. Compensated Some Pre-Bankruptcy Crash Victims
Boston Scientific recalls Chariot Guiding Sheaths, citing complications
U.S. DOJ antitrust unit subpoenas Mylan over pricing of doxycycline
Chipotle Shuts Restaurant After College Students Get Sick
FDA warning on uterine device draws opposition from doctors
Fresh Produce Responsible for Most U.S. Foodborne Illness Outbreaks
FDA Issues Alert on Guidewire Recall
Heart Negative News May Alter Statin Users’ Behavior
Zafgen Obesity Drug Trial on Hold After Second Patient Death
To Protect N.J. Consumers, a Call to End Forced Arbitration | Opinion
Did VW Bosses Know About Fuel Efficiency Problem Last Year?
November
The Doctor the NFL Tried to Silence
Costco E. Coli Outbreak Related to Vegetables in Chicken Salad
Wheelchair Users More Likely to Die in Car Crashes
Boston Scientific Device Recalled After Patient Dies
Costco Chicken Salad Tied to Seven-State E. Coli Outbreak
F.D.A. Targets Inaccurate Medical Tests, Citing Dangers and Costs
Sanofi (SNY) Whistleblower Alleges Company Attorneys Destroyed Documents
Risk of Off-Label Uses for Prescription Drugs
Novartis Pays $370M for Drug-pushing Scheme
States Urged to Review Health Insurer Mergers
Specialty Drugs Now Cost More Than The Median Household Income
Makers of Nutritional Supplements Charged in Federal Sweep
Education Management Ends Recruitment Suits for $95 Million
Volkswagen apologizes for emission scandal in full page ad
Efforts to Rein In Arbitration Come Under Well-Financed Attack
FDA orders recall of 2,800 scope-washing machines, citing infection risk
For-Profit College System Expected to Pay Millions
Kia Recalling 260,000 Late-Model Soul Crossovers
VW Tags 430,000 New Cars With Implausible Carbon Dioxide Ratings
Victims of Debt Collection Scheme in New York Win $59 Million in Settlement
Toyota, Nissan join Honda in Takata air bag snub
A medical mistake happens. Who pays the bill?
U.S. senators seek to ensure Takata recall is completed
Mercedes-Benz Recalls 126,000 Vehicles Over Problems With Airbags
Big and deadly: Major foodborne outbreaks spike sharply
Takata to Pay Up to Record $200 Million Over Faulty Air-Bags
VW Reveals It Misstated Emissions of Gas Cars
Omaha business recalls 167,427 pounds of ground beef due to E. coli scare
Lawsuit filed against Chipotle in E. coli outbreak
Porsche pulled into VW emissions-cheating scandal with new EPA charges
In Religious Arbitration, Scripture Is the Rule of Law
Justices Hear Debate on Suing Companies for Seemingly Harmless Falsehoods
Arbitration Everywhere, Stacking the Deck of Justice
Honda Recalls 2016 CR-Vs on New Exploding Takata Air-Bag Defect
Study of rear-end crashes finds head injuries from rear-facing child seats
Study: Self-driving cars have higher accident rate
October
Gulf states settle with Transocean over 2010 spill damages
NTSB recommends fixing 'broken' tire recall process
Honda to Recall 300,000 Accords for Airbag Problem
Cost of Volkswagen scandal: 'Enormous but manageable'
Fiat Chrysler recalls 180K new pickups, SUVs
G.M. Issues 4th Recall Over Engine Fires in Wide Swath of Models
4 Dead After Being Infected by a Device in Surgery at a Pennsylvania Hospital
Hot dogs, bacon, processed meats linked to cancer
Many Schools Failing on Type 1 Diabetes Care
Whole Foods recalls two types of salads due to Listeria concerns
After a Delay of Years, Mazda Recalls 4.9 Million Vehicles
AbbVie's Hepatitis C Drugs Label Changed After Patient Deaths
FDA staff reviewers question safety of AstraZeneca's gout drug
Judge Approves Settlement of Suit on Rikers Island Brutality
Volkswagen Suspends 5th Executive in Emissions Scandal
Study: Two-thirds of new cancer drugs don’t extend life
Suing A Nursing Home Could Get Easier Under Proposed Federal Rules
Millennium Health Ends DOJ Probe, Said to Prepare for Ch. 11
Lawmakers push ban on herbal Viagra after Odom’s overdose
GM recalls pickups over ignition-switch defect
GM adds some 2015 models to massive air bag recall
Volkswagen to Recall 8.5 Million Vehicles in Europe
Two Officers Were Shot; Wisconsin Store Liable for Gun Sale
Side effects from dietary supplements send 23,000 people a year to ER
‘Herbal Viagra’ taken in bulk by Lamar Odom before he was found unresponsive has alarmed health regulators for years
Women With Essure Contraceptive Implant Needed More Surgeries, Study Finds
Two Officers Were Shot; Wisconsin Store Liable for Gun Sale
Boston Scientific mesh verdict slashed to $10 million
For Families of Germanwings Victims, Anger Simmers Through Grief
Questions Raised on VW's Reporting of U.S. Deaths, Injuries
Lawsuit seeks Volkswagen buyback of emissions-cheating diesels in California
New auto safety technologies leave some drivers bewildered
Why a slow BP oil spill settlement payout may actually benefit Louisiana
BP Settlement in Gulf Oil Spill Is Raised to $20.8 Billion
ABC News Investigation: The Potential Risk of Keyless Ignitions
FDA orders manufacturers to study cleaning problems with medical scopes linked to infections
Study Finds Potential Problem in More Heart Valve Implants
Volkswagen Sued by West Virginia Over Clean Diesel Claims
Nissan recalls 218,019 Versas to fix suspension
VW Deals With More European Lawsuits From Emission Cheating - Bloomberg Business
VW Claims Mount as Lawyers Vie for Leading Role, Friendly Court
EPA Should Hit Road to Catch Cheaters, Critics Say
Fiat Chrysler Concedes Violating Rule on Reporting Death and Injury Claims
September
Emissions scandal: Volkswagen to propose fix in October
Analysis: Why VW's emissions fraud is such an outrage
Hyundai Recalling Nearly 500,000 Sonatas Due to Potential Engine Failures
A Car Scandal Shoves Berlin Off High Ground
Volkswagen emission scandal widens: 11 million cars affected
FDA issues Class I recall of Syncardia Freedom driver
Many Messages in the G.M. Settlement
CDC: Cyclospora Outbreak Linked to Mexican Cilantro Sickened 546 People
After Battling Safety Agency, Recaro Changes Course on Car Seat Recall
New prescription drugs can help patients, but their high prices elicit ire
Drug Goes From $13.50 a Tablet to $750, Overnight
FDA Expands Warnings About Contaminated Medical Scopes
GM to Pay $900 Million to End U.S. Switch-Defect Probe
Jardiance, a Diabetes Drug, Cut Cardiovascular Deaths by 38%, Study Says
$900 Million Penalty for G.M.’s Deadly Defect Leaves Many Cold
F.D.A. Bans Sales of 4 Cigarette Products by R.J. Reynolds
XenoPort's psoriasis drug shows higher side effects; shares fall
Salmonella Cucumber Outbreak Spreads to 31 States, 418 Sick
Probe of superbug-tainted medical scopes grows to include cleaning machines
Wall Street Banks to Settle CDS Lawsuit for $1.87 Billion
10 major brands will put automatic brakes in all cars
2nd death linked to salmonella-tainted cucumbers
As Head-Up Displays Become Common, Distraction Becomes an Issue
Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.73 Million Trucks in 3 Safety Campaigns
Invokana and Invokamet (canagliflozin): Drug Safety Communication - New Information on Bone Fracture Risk and Decreased Bone Mineral Density
GM recalls 121,000 Cadillac ATS cars for fire risks
9/11 death and injury total still rising
FDA Warning Letters: Powdered Caffeine Distributors, Dairy, Baker, Seafood Processors
Cucumbers Recalled in Salmonella Outbreak
Report: Top baby monitors lack basic security features
Fiat Chrysler recalls more cars to thwart hackers
Amazon, University of Pennsylvania sued by family of student who killed herself with cyanide allegedly purchased online
How America’s love affair with caffeine has sparked a crisis of overdoses — and what the FDA is trying to do about it
Did Blood-Clot Filter Used on Thousands of Americans Have Fatal Flaw?
Kim Kardashian Posts Drug Side Effects After FDA Warning
New VIN Video Helps Consumers Track Vehicle Recalls
F.D.A. Warns 5 Producers of Powdered Caffeine
Family sues Park Ridge hospital in 'superbug' death
NHTSA Says 2015 Is Shaping Up To Be A Deadly Year For Drivers
August
July
June
May
April
U.S. Subpoenas Trinity Industries for Records on Guardrails
Black & Decker to pay $1.6M for tardy defect reports
Ford issues 4 recalls as NHTSA ramps up safety concerns
Shaded by the light
2004 Buick Regal Among Vehicles Recalled for Fire Risk
FDA warns about another illegal stimulant in supplements
Takeda Agrees to Pay $2.3 Billion to Settle Actos Cases
Auto Safety Regulator Pledges to Get Tough on Slow-Moving Recalls
Takata Confirms Six Deaths Related to Air Bags, Senator Says
Consumer Reports: Tests Find 60 Percent of Frozen Shrimp Contaminated With Bacteria
Tanning Salons Play Down Hazards, Lawsuits Claim
Ford recalls 389,585 cars for doors that fly open
Front seats produced by Johnson Controls part of Mini Cooper recalls
For Blue Bell, a Drastic Move to Recall Ice Cream as Listeria Findings Rose
BMW to Recall 91,800 Mini Coopers Over Air Bag Flaw
VW revises Routan ignition-switch recall
Ruling Shields G.M. From Ignition Suits
Reports to Feds on deadly bacteria outbreaks arrived late
AstraZeneca, Takeda Diabetes Drugs Should Warn of Heart Risk
AstraZeneca's diabetes drug Onglyza may increase death rate -FDA
House Provision Offers Doctors More Protection Against Malpractice Suits
Wrinkle creams: modest results, some overblown claims
Government Not Recommending Jail Time For DeCosters, Sentencing Brief Reveals
US safety regulators investigate VW sedans for electrical issue
Big Georgia Jeep verdict could spur more lawsuits
BMW Recalls 2,067 4 Series Convertibles Over Air Bag Issues
U.S. closes probe into 240,000 diesel VW vehicles
The Healing Power of Your Own Medical Records
March
February
Morgan Stanley Agrees to $2.6 Billion Mortgage Settlement
FDA weighs in on Intuitive Surgical recall of da Vinci vessel sealer due to inadequate grasping
After Deadly Infections, F.D.A. Asks Device Makers About Cleaning Methods
Mercedes recalls 147,000 cars in U.S. for engine fire risk
Exclusive: U.S. health officials push for stricter 'superbug' defense
U.S. Agency Sets Fines for Maker of Airbags
New York can't let the bad doctors hide
Two New Studies Add to Scrutiny of Gynecology Tool
UCLA superbug: Maker of scopes in deadly outbreak under federal probe
Potentially life-threatening issue prompts recall of 12,000-plus MRI devices
Doctors Strive to Do Less Harm by Inattentive Care
Cuomo plan to end doctor profile website riles advocates
G.M. Expands 2014 Recall for Power Steering Failure
Report: One in five cars have unfixed recalls
Smoking’s Toll on Health Is Even Worse Than Previously Thought, a Study Finds
Investigators Ask Why So Many Died on Train in Metro-North Crash
Delaying Extra Treatment for High Blood Pressure Elevates Risks
Massive breach at health care company Anthem Inc.
Hospitals Fail To Protect Nursing Staff From Becoming Patients
Americans are ignoring the science and spending billions on dietary supplements
Metro-North Crash Investigators Examine Role of SUV, Third Rail
Why the Courts Rejected the Latest NFL Concussion Deal
Drug Makers’ Data on Side Effects Is Called Lacking in a Report
GM victims' fund closes with 51 deaths -- so far
Melissa Rivers Files Malpractice Lawsuit Against Clinic That Caused Mom Joan’s Death
Medical malpractice reform does little to contain health care costs
Cuomo wants to pull plug on free website that reveals malpractice info about docs
Buyers of Used Cars Are Left to Find Recalls on Their Own
LIRR should expedite testing of engineers for sleep disorders, Sen. Charles Schumer says
January
2014
December
Cancer Mortality Down Across U.S., Averting 1.5 Million Deaths
FDA busts Chinese food supplier for rat-infested warehouse
Majority of recalled vehicles have not been repaired
Court Filing Illuminates Morgan Stanley Role in Lending
Victims of East Harlem gas explosion file notices of claim against New York City
Victims of G.M. Deadly Defect Fall Through Legal Cracks
Keurig Recalls Brewers on Reports of Spraying Water, Burns
How Exploding Air Bags Infected U.S. Highways
GM fund says 104 new claims filed; no new claims OK’d
BMW Joins in Expansion of Takata Airbag Recalls
Toy lasers come under scrutiny from FDA
Dizziness Can Be a Fatal Side Effect of Many Medications
Auto Recalls in U.S. Top 60 Million This Year on Air Bags
FDA reporting system comes up short on new diabetes drugs' potential dangers
Consumers can sue Target Corp over data breach: judge
Medicare appeals office cuts seniors’ waiting time to see a judge in half
Federal prosecutors charge 14 in deadly meningitis outbreak
Sony hack draws lawsuits by former employees
GM Customers Demand Payment for ‘Callous Cover-Up’ of Defect
Cyramza Approval Expanded to Include Non-Small Lung Cancer
Two studies find big jump in teen use of e-cigarettes
Chrysler Expands Air-Bag Recall After NHTSA Criticism
Airbag Compound Has Vexed Takata for Years
What Money? Financial Ties of FDA Device Advisers are Often Undisclosed
Cigarettes Cause One-Third of U.S. Cancer Deaths: Report
Nursing Homes Rarely Penalized For Oversedating Patients
Stryker’s OtisMed Pleads Guilty, Will Pay $80 Million
15 most recalled cars in America
NHTSA says Chrysler's expanded air bag recall falls short
Honda agrees to expand air bag recall
Obama administration announces major decline in medical errors
U.S. probes Graco recall of 6.1 million child seats
GM's 79th recall: Bum headlights on 273K cars, SUVs
November
HCA Bans Hysterectomy Device in Hospitals After Advisory
Medical device recalls handled poorly by hospitals
Thomas Eric Duncan’s family reaches settlement with Dallas hospital after Ebola death
G.M. ‘Bullied’ Manufacturer Over Poorly Designed Part, Email Says
Honda May Face Record U.S. Fine Over Unreported Deaths
Sun Pharmaceutical’s Effexor Recalled for the Second Time This Year
FDA toughens warning that uterine procedure can spread cancer
Three Bills to Curb Corporate Wrongdoing
Health Care Law Recasts Insurers as Obama Allies
Arizona Sues G.M. for $3 Billion Over Recalls
Drug Trial Results Can’t Be Hidden Under Proposed Rules
Takata’s Switch to Cheaper Airbag Propellant Is at Center of Crisis
General Motors extends compensation fund deadline for victims of switch defect
Energy Drinks Jolts Young Kids With Too Much Caffeine
Ebola victim’s family settles with Dallas hospital
Takata air bag problem grows with more Nissans recalled, new lawsuit
Honda Accord Probed by NHTSA on Power-Steering Failures
How One Lawyer’s Crusade Could Change Football Forever
Reports of Takata airbag tests coverup 'require a criminal investigation,' lawmakers say
GM Could Face $2 Billion Tab If Bankruptcy Shield Falls
Feds Probe Honda Over Takata Airbag Failures
Proposition 46, on medical malpractice awards, fails
Recalled G.M. Cars Remain Unrepaired
Stryker Settles Suits by Hip Implant Patients for $1 Billion
U.S. Fines Automakers Hyundai and Kia for Misstating Mileage
Boston Scientific faces first federal transvaginal mesh trials
New Defect in Airbags Affects Some Infinitis
October
September
August
July
June
G.M. to Set Payouts in Crashes Caused by Flawed Switches
G.M.’s Payout Formula Offers Multimillion Dollar Compensation to Families of Dead
U.S. warns against lidocaine as painkiller for teething babies
FDA orders GlaxoSmithKline to review manufacturing worldwide
FDA cites GSK flu vaccine plant for quality violations
GM says Impala ignition recall linked to Chinese-made parts
Warning Unheeded, Heart Drugs Are Recalled
Ford Explorer Exhaust-Leak Reports Get NHTSA’s Attention
Takeda Destroyed Evidence In $9B Cancer Suit, Judge Says
FDA issues new warning on testosterone products
G.M. Prepares to Count Cost of Suffering
Report: Government warnings about antidepressants may have led to more suicide attempts
Why the recall system is broken
General motors bruised again
G.M. Recalls Camaros to Replace Faulty Keys
Lawyers: GM seeks bankruptcy shield from lawsuit
NHTSA ends daily $7,000 GM fines
Medical test mistakes pose serious risk
G.M. Lawyers Hid Fatal Flaw, From Critics and One Another
GM issues four new recalls, three involving air bags
Plaintiffs' Lawyers Take Aim at GM for Recall
$100 million NuvaRing settlement finalized
FDA issues strong warning for tanning beds
G.M. Inquiry Cites Years of Neglect Over Fatal Defect
G.M. Report on Recalls Is Expected Thursday
Glaxo to Pay $105 Million to Settle Promotion Claims
GM crisis sparks scrutiny of federal safety agency
Pfizer Agrees to $325 Million Neurontin Marketing Accord
Chicago Accuses Drug Companies of Pushing Opioids
Open FDA project releases millions of reports
Medtronic Sued by Humana for Fraud Over Bone-Graft Device
May
FDA finalizes guidance on fast-track for drug approvals | Modern Healthcare
FDA tightens regulations on tanning salon sunlamps
Dialysis drug recalled after patient death
Obama to Host Concussions Meeting
$650 Million to Settle Blood Thinner Lawsuits
GM Poised for More Recalls as 2 Million Vehicles Probed
13 Deaths, Untold Heartache, From G.M. Defect
Medical Errors
GM Needlessly endangers public safety
Midsize Malibu Tops List of Most Recalled GM Cars
House Passes Restraints on Bulk Data Collection
GM recalls another 2.4M vehicles for belts, bags, more
Removal of Faulty Mesh for Incontinence May Not Improve Women's Symptoms
Hyundai Tucson SUV recall: 137,500 Tucson SUVs over air bag issues
Electrolux agrees to pay $750,000 to settle complaints over wall ovens
Phone Company Pushed Back Against N.S.A.’s Data Collection, Court Papers Show
Parents of woman who died in Cobalt crash claim GM concealed evidence
FDA warns of dangerous hidden drug in "natural" bee pollen weight loss supplement: Tainted dietary supplements
LI docs who recommend meds to hospitals got paid by drug companies
Chrysler recalls 780,477 minivans for possible overheating switch
Ford Recalls 1.4 Million Crossovers; G.M. Recalls 9,000 Sedans
No 'park it now' order for recalled GM cars
Medtronic Makes $22 Million Down Payment on Spinal Fusion Suits
New England Compounding Pharmacy in $100 Million Accord
Limit Use of Aspirin to Prevent Heart Attack, FDA Says
Child’s death puts focus on dangers of window-blind cords
Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine Addresses IOM Committee on Diagnostic Error
Ranbaxy recalls nearly 30,000 packs of allergy-relief drug in U.S
Convicted of murder, soldier blames anti-smoking drug
Some E-Cigarettes Deliver a Puff of Carcinogens
Illinois appeals court reinstates $10B verdict against Philip Morris in 'light' cigarette suit
Hoping to Fend Off Suits, G.M. Is to Return to Bankruptcy Court
White House raises concerns about data discrimination
FDA says Baxter recalls some infusion pumps due to malfunctioning
Endo Pays $830 Million to Resolve Vaginal-Mesh Suits
Citing Fracture Risk, Watchdog Group Sues FDA to Force GERD Drug Warning
April
March
February
January
2013
December
Volvo Recall: 30,900 S60 Vehicles Called Back in U.S.
Unreported Robot Surgery Injuries Open Questions for FDA
Genzyme to pay $22M in whistle-blower lawsuit
Sanofi MS Drug Lemtrada Fails to Win Backing of U.S. FDA
Breast milk harbors environmental pollutants
China Investigates Vaccine Maker After Deaths of Infants
FDA Warning Consumers Against Mass Destruction Supplement
$100 million agreement close in tainted drug case
Magazine reports on alleged dangers of vaginal-ring contraceptive
Spike in Harm to Liver Is Tied to Dietary Aids
Liars, cheats, thieves — 'drug' makers exposed
Lawsuit: Fire risk known before Carnival Triumph sailed
A Legacy in the Balance on Surveillance Policies
NY financial firm announces $135M 9/11 settlement
Ex-player sues NCAA over football injuries
Long Beach hospital workers sue for unpaid vacation, benefits
Altria Wins Appeals Court Ruling in New York Smokers Case
Top Democrats reject court ruling over NSA spying on Americans
Volkswagen and BMW have issued voluntary recalls, safety agency says
A Powerful Rebuke of Mass Surveillance
Toyota Seeks a Settlement for Sudden Acceleration Cases
Cantor Fitzgerald to Settle 9/11 Lawsuit Against American Airlines
Healthful Habits Can Help Induce Sleep Without The Pills
Michelin Recalls 1.2 Million Tires
Metro reaches a ‘milestone’ in project to return trains to automated operation
JPMorgan close to $2 billion settlement with government in Madoff case
Feds launch massive probe into Metro-North derailment
Criminal Action Is Expected for JPMorgan in Madoff Case
Risk of Bristol Diabetes Pill May Outweigh Heart Benefits
Merck agrees to proposed $27.7 million settlement over Fosamax lawsuits
Pfizer Rejected by Top Court on Neurontin Marketing Suits
Chrysler recall: Ram 1500, Dodge Charger, Chrysler 300
Rail Safety Momentum Rises After Derailment
J&J Lost or Destroyed Vaginal-Mesh Files, Lawyers Contend
Lessons Unlearned on Rail Safety
Energy drinks speed heart contractions, MRIs show
Device use expands through adaptation, innovation
November
Frustration From a Deal on Flawed Hip Implants
Ten Former N.H.L. Players Sue League Over Head Injuries
The Biggest Mistake Doctors Make
Victim: Highway guardrails ‘designed to save lives, not destroy them’
U.S. Poised to Announce $13 Billion JPMorgan Settlement
FDA issues stern warning on Medtronic devices
Princeton University Considers Use of Foreign Meningitis Vaccine
J&J Said to Announce $4 Billion Hip-Implant Pact Nov. 19
Johnson & Johnson Said to Agree to $4 Billion Settlement Over Hip Implants
How an Auto Recall Affects Your Car Insurance
Salads, wraps recalled due to E. coli threat
Chrysler to recall 1.2 million Ram trucks
Maker pulls OxyElite Pro products linked to liver ills
FDA moves to make generic drugmakers more accountable
Sisters' HPV vaccine injury claim heads to federal court
Janssen Pleads Guilty to Selling Risperdal Off-Label
Ex-Hospital CEO Sentenced to 18 Months in Kickback Case
Toyota Accelerator Lawsuits Keep Coming
Suit says unreasonable searches forced on man after a traffic stop
Curis Sinks as FDA Puts Partial Hold on Cancer Medicine
FDA updates warning on Sanofi's blood thinner Lovenox
After Public Outcry, Cargill Says It Will Label Products Made With a Beef Binder
Recall Alert: 2014 Nissan Pathfinder
Hundreds Of Federal Workers Look To Join Lawsuit Against Government Over Shutdown
J.&J. to Pay $2.2 Billion in Risperdal Settlement
Fannie Mae sues banks over alleged Libor manipulation
Va. Supreme Court overturns verdict in wrongful death suit against Virginia Tech
Glaxo’s Anti-Seizure Drug Gets Black-Box Warning on Eye Risks
Serious Danger of Blood Clots Halts Sale of Leukemia Drug
October
September
August
Taylor Farms, Big Food Supplier, Grapples With Frequent Recalls
J&J Adds Warning to Tylenol Caps on Acetaminophen Risk
Billionaire Blavatnik Wins $42.5 Million JPMorgan Award
CDC: Not All Cyclospora Cases Linked to Taylor Farms de Mexico
Transvaginal Mesh Bellwether Case Ends in Settlement
Thousands of doctors practicing despite errors, misconduct
Feds probe reports of fires in 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee
$130 Million Verdicts Don’t Raise Medical Costs
Deadline fast approaching for Staten Island 9/11 claimants
J&J Said to Weigh $3 Billion Settlement of Its Hip Implant Cases
Recall Alert: 2014 Kia Sorento
As popularity of energy drinks spikes, so do concerns
Recall Alert: 2009-10 BMW X5
Jury Awards $2M in Bellwether Mesh Device Trial
Police Dept.’s Focus on Race Is at Core of Ruling Against Stop-and-Frisk Tactic
Hyundai Recalls 259,000 Vehicles for Corrosion and Axle Problems
Cyclospora Cases Reach 539, Including One in California
Asiana denies responsibility in SFO crash, offers surviving passengers $10,000 each
Judge rips NYPD's stop-frisk practice
Company linked to outbreak stops shipping to U.S.
FDA: New voluntary recall from compounding pharmacy
Kids' emergency room visits due to magnet injuries on the rise
Cyclospora sickens more than 500, CDC calls for better technology
Six of 12 small cars do well in front crash tests
JPMorgan Reveals It Faces Criminal and Civil Inquiries
Experts who decide on food additives conflicted
Toyota recalls 342,000 Tacoma trucks to fix issue with seat belts
Cyclospora cases rise in Texas as officials continue investigating source of stomach bug
New Zealand Dairy Giant Apologizes Over Tainted Formula
Nexus Pharmaceuticals Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Benztropine Mesylate Injection, USP 2 mg/2 mL (1 mg/mL), in 2 mL Single Dose Vials
The BP Settlement: How the Lawyers See Their Role
Top 10 Specialties Sued: 2013 Malpractice Report
In health care industry, who will keep workers safe?
Botulism Threat Found in Infant Formula Ingredients
Acetaminophen Linked to Rare Fatal Skin Issues, FDA Says
Ford to Pay U.S. $17.4 Million for Delayed Escape Recall
Bagged salad possible cause of cyclospora outbreak; illness may last weeks
FDA releases two new food-safety rules that show food importation changes
July
Death Spurs GE to Recall Scanning System
Key Acceleration Trial Against Toyota Opening This Week
Suing For Malpractice?: 70% Of Medical Errors Can Be Blamed On Technology And Equipment Failures
Circuit Upholds City's $105 Million Award Against Exxon
FDA warns consumers about health risks with Healthy Life Chemistry dietary supplement
Halliburton to plead guilty to destroying evidence in BP spill
GlaxoSmithKline to Pay $229 Million to Settle U.S. Avandia Suits
FDA Eyes Menthol in Cigarettes
Recall Alert: 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500
Toyota puts spate of lawsuits in rearview mirror but faces many more
FENNO: NCAA’s concussion culture rooted in denial
Studies: Tired surgeons a risk to patient safety
Johns Hopkins Malpractice Study: Surgical ‘Never Events’ Occur At Least 4,000 Times per Year
$1.6 Billion Toyota Settlement Wins Final Approval
Missed Diagnoses, Drug Errors Are Major Cause of Malpractice Suits
Epilepsy Drugs in Pregnancy Tied to Developmental Delays in Children
St. Louis drug maker Mallinckrodt to pay feds $3.5M to settle lawsuit over doctor kickbacks
Man blows whistle on health-care chain – run by his own dad – for fraud
Lax cockpit monitoring a longtime problem, NTSB member tells pilots
Holder: Some self-defense laws should be questioned
Intuitive Surgical May Not Have Tested Devices Properly
Regulators recall a Medtronic product over insulin worries
N.Y. hospital fined after ‘dead’ woman prepped for organ removal opens eyes
Bard Executives Hid Vaginal-Mesh Device Flaw, Lawyer Says
U.S. safety agency may expand GM car recall
Chevy recalls four Volts
Medicare Limits Coverage of Lilly’s Drug for Brain Scans
F.D.A. Rule Could Open Generic Drug Makers to Suits
FDA warns on Daiichi Sankyo blood pressure drugs
Full Disclosure Needed for Clinical Drug Data
Injured Infuse users struggle to get their day in court against Medtronic
55 hospitals to pay $34 million for overcharging Medicare
N.H.T.S.A. Again Challenges Adequacy of G.M. Recall
Recall Alert: 2012-13 Hyundai Azera
N.H.T.S.A. Investigates 2007-8 Honda Odysseys for Spontaneous Braking Issue
Hepatitis Threat Forces Another Frozen Fruit Recall
Breaking the Seal on Drug Research
June
Ford to recall 13K vehicles over door latch issues
Medtronic Recalls Infusion Pump Linked to 14 Deaths
Federal lawmakers urge FDA to change rules to allow design-flaw lawsuits against generic drugmakers
Court relieves generic drug maker of injury liability
Indecision from FDA puzzles patients
Cybersecurity tightened on medical devices
Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked to Frozen Berries Has Now Sickened 119
WellPoint Settles Los Angeles Rescission Suit for $6 Million (1)
Painkiller Mixup Forces Recall
FDA Warns Pacemakers are Vulnerable to Hackers
Dispute Ends as Chrysler Agrees to Fix Older Jeeps
118 sickened in hepatitis A outbreak linked to berries
FDA Investigating Lilly’s Zyprexa Injection After Two Die
Oregon researchers find questionable science for controversial Medtronic spinal fusion product
Supreme Court Lets Regulators Sue Over Generic Drug Deals
2 More Hepatitis A Lawsuits Filed Against Townsend Farms
Chicago hospital seen cutting throats for $160,000 from Medicare
GM recalls 200K more SUVs for fire risk
Merck Joins Novo to Reassure FDA of Diabetes Drug Safety
FDA inspection finds a mess at pharmacy in second fungal outbreak
Insurers Inflating Books, New York Regulator Says
Walgreens to pay $80 million for oxycodone violations
Few children get hepatitis A in frozen berry outbreak
Judge's ruling for second child needing a lung raises concerns
Obama defends surveillance programs
Ranbaxy and DOJ agree to largest generic drug safety settlement ever
Chrysler Rejects Regulator’s Request to Recall Jeeps
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