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It has been a few years since Roundup®, a product of Monsanto, was reportedly linked to a serious disease called non-Hodgkin lymphoma. People who worked with the weed-killer Roundup® across the United States were exposed to glyphosate, which is the main ingredient in the most popular herbicide in the country. Case of DeWayne Johnson against...

July 25, 2018

The FDA issued a safety alert in December 2017, stating that some patients who received a gadolinium-based contrast during an MRI procedure, may retain the gadolinium in their bodies for months, or even for years, causing serious side effects. Gadolinium is commonly used in MRIs to enhance the images the test provides. Gadolinium is a...

July 18, 2018

Johnson & Johnson must pay $4.14 billion in punitive damages after a jury found that plaintiffs’ ovarian cancers were caused by asbestos in Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products. Popular products like Shower-to-Shower, and “Johnson’s Baby Powder” have been linked to ovarian cancer after regular use. 22 plaintiffs were awarded $25 million each. Johnson &...

July 16, 2018