How Does Vaping Affect Adolescent Behavior?

January 10, 2020 | Mass Torts

A vaping epidemic occurring among adolescents is leaving parents distraught over the potential and misunderstood repercussions. Many teens are under the incorrect assumption that an e-cigarette or vape pen is not a health risk since it is not a traditional cigarette. Though studies on the long-term effects of vaping are ongoing, there are well-known dangers… read more

Zantac and NDMA: What You Need to Know

January 7, 2020 | Mass Torts

The over-the-counter medication Zantac that’s been recalled across the country may not necessarily have been contaminated with N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), according to online pharmacy Valisure. Instead, they state the source of the probable carcinogen maybe the medication itself, and a breakdown of the ranitidine molecule. The Connecticut-based pharmacy performs tests on all medications they buy, before… read more

Why Transvaginal Mesh is Being Ruled as Medically Unsafe

January 6, 2020 | Mass Torts

Transvaginal mesh has been the subject of more than 100,000 lawsuits, with thousands still pending. Marketed as a solution for incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse (POP), many women have undergone procedures to implant the mesh devices, which have ended up causing serious complications and debilitating pain. Several countries have now banned and ruled transvaginal mesh… read more