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Medical Devices Health Alert: J & J Announnces Another Recall

The Cartwright Law Firm is issuing this Health Alert related to potentially faulty Medical Devices: Johnson & Johnson, already subjected to thousands of lawsuits following the 2010 recall of their ASR all-metal hip implants the company sold world-wide, has now recalled a second type of metal hip component it says was sold only outside of…

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Urgent Consumer Alert: Mirena IUD Failure Causes Real Harm!

The Cartwright Law Firm is issuing this urgent consumer alert regarding a contraceptive device known as the Mirena IUD. The device, manufactured by Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and is used by more than 2 million women in the United States, was originally approved by the FDA in 2000 for contraception, and later as a treatment…

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Dangerous Product Leads to Bone Fires During Surgery

Going in for surgery is almost always fraught with anxiety and fear. Few people, though, would ever think that the risks of surgery included the possibility of their bones catching on fire. Sadly, a defective medical product has made this a real possibility. Earlier this summer, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration asked Johnson &…

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