Corona Bottles Recalled for Glass Shreds in Beer

Image Credit: LunaseeStudios / Shutterstock.com Select packages of 12-ounce Corona Extra are being recalled after it was reported that glass shreds were found in the beer. According to Corona, the voluntary recall covers 12-ounce clear bottles in select six-pack, 12-pack and 18-pack packages containing bottles with the production codes listed below. Routine inspections in the […]

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Peanut and Almond Butter Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Some peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination. A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. said that there have been reports of four illnesses possibly related to some peanut and almond butters, which have been recalled because of possible salmonella contamination. […]

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Are You Brushing Your Teeth with Cancer-Causing Toothpaste??

The antibacterial chemical triclosan has been linked to cancer-cell growth and disrupted development in animals, a Bloomberg News investigation found.  Regulators are reviewing whether it is safe to put this chemical in soap, cutting boards and toys. Consumer companies are phasing it out. In May, Minnesota voted to ban this chemical in many products. Did […]

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Xarelto Lawyers

Xarelto is a common blood thinner which is prescribed to patients at risk for stroke because of blood clots. Bayer is the manufacturer of Xarelto, and Johnson & Johnson (J&J) markets it. It is preferred as a treatment for blood clots by many doctors because it does not require blood tests to determine the dosage […]

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Alabama Supreme Court Upholds Generic Drug Decision

On Friday, the Alabama Supreme Court ruled that brand-name drug makers can be held liable for warning labels on the generic versions of the medication, even if the generics were manufactured by another company. Five of the nine-member court stood by a 2013 ruling on the matter. A federal lawsuit was filed against five current […]

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Have you Experienced Bad Side Effects from EFFEXOR Use?

Effexor is an antidepressant, which was originally manufactured by Wyeth, and has since become a subsidiary of the pharmaceutical company Pfizer. Effexor is prescribed to treat major depression and anxiety disorders. News linking the popular antidepressant Effexor to birth defects has many women concerned. Thousands of female patients allege that the use of Effexor during […]

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Cholesterol Drug Increases Risk of Bleeding, Ulcers and Stroke

Niaspan is a common medication prescribed to lower cholesterol. However, doctors suggest that Niaspan may not actually lower “bad” cholesterol enough to counteract the risk of several serious side effects. In a large study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on July 17th, researchers from Oxford University in England found that patients taking […]

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GM Issues Third Recall on SUV’s due to Fire Danger

Another safety recall has been issued by General Motors! This time the company is recalling a group of SUVs (for a third time) to fix power window switches that could catch fire. The problem, which was revealed in documents posted by federal safety regulators this week, is such a serious one that GM is telling […]

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Tips for Dealing with Death

Dealing with death of a loved one in New York is one of the most challenging and emotional trials a person will ever face, and can be even more traumatic when the person’s death was preventable. When a loved one dies, grief and sadness are normal, as are pain and anger. If you’re coping with […]

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Motorcycle Riding Glasses & Other Eye Protection

While motorcycling can be a fun and adventuresome way to commute or explore, it can also be dangerous. Those involved in motorcycle accidents are more likely to sustain serious or fatal injuries than are those in cars, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that between the years of 2001 and 2008, there […]

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