By | April 21, 2015

Real Faces of Zofran Birth Defects: Arianah’s Story

You may be familiar with Zofran, an anti-nausea medication that is often prescribed off-label for women during pregnancy. Zofran has been linked to causing birth defects such as cleft lip, cleft palate,… Read More

By | March 26, 2015

Pelvic Organ Prolapse Patients: Follow These Precautions For TVM Surgery

Pelvic organ prolapse (POP), caused by the weakening of the tissues that hold pelvic organs, may be experienced by 30-50 percent of women. Despite its controversial results, transvaginal surgical mesh is the… Read More

By | March 5, 2015

Testosterone Lawsuit News: FDA Orders Label Warnings on Testosterone Drugs

Testosterone therapy manufacturers must update the labels of all testosterone products to inform men about the increased risk of stroke, heart attack and death in patients taking testosterone, according to a testosterone… Read More

By | March 3, 2015

Xarelto and Internal Bleeding Frequently Asked Questions

Xarelto, an oral anticoagulant drug, is prescribed by doctors to reduce the risk of blood clots that may cause strokes. It is easier to use than many other blood thinners on the… Read More

By | February 25, 2015

New Research Links Zofran to Increased Risk of Birth Defects in Pregnant Women

Morning sickness is a common side effect of pregnancy. According to the American Pregnancy Association, more than 50 percent of pregnant women experience some degree of morning sickness, vomiting or nausea. This… Read More

By | February 10, 2015

Infographic: Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer

Studies concerning talcum powder use and increased ovarian cancer risk have gained much attention over the past year. Specifically, we’ve learned that genital use of talcum powder products (like Johnson’s® baby powder… Read More

By | February 4, 2015

Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer Frequently Asked Questions

Talcum powder use is prevalent, especially among women. For years, it has been advertised as a safe and healthy way to stay fresh. But, many women don’t know the health risk it… Read More

By | January 12, 2015

The Must-Know Facts about Blood-Thinning Medications

Blood thinning medications are used to prevent blood clots. Blood clots are health risks that increase chances of stroke, heart attack, and various other health issues. Warfarin is one of the original… Read More

By | December 17, 2014

The History of Risperdal FDA Warnings

Risperdal was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1994. It is recognized as a medication used to treat psychological issues. The antipsychotic drug is approved for use in patients… Read More

By | December 16, 2014

Blood Thinners Like Xarelto and Pradaxa Classified as “Dangerous”: Here’s Why

Both Xarelto and Pradaxa are popular blood thinners prescribed to reduce the risk of blood clots that can cause a stroke or heart attack. These types of medications, however, come with serious… Read More