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Can NEC Affect Older Babies?

Published on Jul 8, 2022 at 5:57 pm in Product Liability.
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Necrotizing enterocolitis, also known as NEC, is an intestinal disease that can affect newborns in their first week of life and sometimes even as late as at six months of age. Babies who develop this condition will exhibit bloody stools, weakness, and lethargy symptoms. If you suspect your baby has this condition, it’s imperative to […]

How Quickly Does NEC Develop?

Published on Jul 8, 2022 at 5:40 pm in Product Liability.
How Quickly Does NEC Develop

Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a serious and sometimes fatal illness that primarily affects babies who are born prematurely. NEC develops when otherwise healthy tissue in a baby’s colon becomes inflamed and damaged, often due to bacterial infections. Early diagnosis is important for long-term health outcomes. The longer a baby suffers from NEC before being diagnosed […]

Are You Eligible To File a Baby Formula Lawsuit?

Published on May 19, 2022 at 4:37 pm in Product Liability.
Are You Eligible To File a Baby Formula Lawsuit?

Formula is a smart, nutritionally sound choice for parents in Hawaii who choose not to or are unable to breastfeed their children. There are many benefits to using formula, including eliminating the need for working moms to pump and making it easier for family and friends to help feed a new baby. Unfortunately, there are […]

What Are the Most Common Problems with CPAP Machines?

Published on May 13, 2022 at 4:42 pm in Product Liability.
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A continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine is a medical device used to treat obstructive sleep apnea—a condition that causes throat muscles to relax so much that breathing is periodically cut off during sleep. CPAP machines have long been an effective way for many people to cope with sleep apnea. In June 2021, there was […]

How to Treat Sleep Apnea During CPAP Machine Recall

Published on Jan 21, 2022 at 1:50 pm in Product Liability.
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When you have sleep apnea, your doctor will likely advise you to use a CPAP machine to help treat it. A CPAP machine creates a positive airway path while you sleep. This means that it provides your nose and mouth with a steady flow of oxygen throughout the night so that the airway doesn’t close, […]

What Is Paraquat Tongue?

Published on Dec 20, 2021 at 9:03 am in Product Liability.
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The condition known as “Paraquat tongue” may be one of the lesser-known side effects of exposure to the weedkilling chemical paraquat dichloride. Through research, we have gradually become more and more aware of the terrible effects that Paraquat can have on the human body. For the past several decades, increasingly greater attention has been given […]

Which CPAP Machines Are Recalled?

Published on Dec 20, 2021 at 8:12 am in Product Liability.
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CPAP machines, or Continuous Positive Airway Pressure machines are intended to improve a person’s health with their use. Doctors and other medical professionals often instruct patients with sleep apnea to use a CPAP so they can continuously get oxygen through the night. However, some devices have been recalled. You might be wondering exactly which CPAP […]

What Crops Is Paraquat Used For?

Published on Dec 9, 2021 at 3:35 pm in Product Liability.
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Paraquat is a powerful herbicide that’s currently only approved for commercial use in the United States. It’s several more times more powerful than weed killers like Roundup, which contain glyphosate and are approved for household use, but is also consequently several times more toxic to humans. Paraquat is toxic enough that it can cause death […]

The Side Effects of Immunotherapy vs. Chemotherapy for Mesothelioma Treatment

Published on Nov 23, 2021 at 10:18 am in Product Liability.
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Immunotherapy and chemotherapy are cancer treatments used for some patients in the treatment of malignant mesothelioma. Each treatment option uses a different method to target the cancer. While immunotherapy uses the body’s own immune system to kill and stop or slow the growth of cancerous cells, chemotherapy uses chemicals to fight the growth of cancerous cells.

What’s the Difference Between Paraquat and Glyphosate?

Published on Nov 23, 2021 at 8:29 am in Product Liability.
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Two popular weed killers—Paraquat and glyphosate (better known as Roundup) are currently being heavily scrutinized by medical and legal experts in the U.S. due to hundreds of individuals and family members who are coming forward with diagnoses of Parkinson’s disease and cancer, namely non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Evidence so far has shown that there are links between […]

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