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 20, 2015

Meet the Attorney: Trent Miracle

Attorney Trent Miracle decided to become a lawyer because he wanted to help people who have the odds stacked against them. “You are not alone, but you alone can make the decision… 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 31, 2014

Pharmaceutical News Wrap Up: December 2014

The pharmaceutical attorneys at Simmons Hanly Conroy understand the importance of staying up to date on the latest headlines. Below is a list of some of the most recent pharmaceutical news concerning… Read More

By | December 18, 2014

FDA Advisers Shown to Have Questionable Financial Ties

In July 2014, an adviser on a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gynecology panel stepped down after he was questioned about conflicts of interest. It was later discovered that this panel… 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

By | December 5, 2014

Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer: What You Should Know

Talcum powder’s link to causing ovarian cancer has been established for decades. Despite this, talcum powder continues to be sold without a warning label. Given that cornstarch is a safe, but relatively… Read More

By | November 26, 2014

Pharmaceutical News Wrap Up: November 2014

Here at Simmons Hanly Conroy, our pharmaceutical lawyers understand the importance of staying up to date on the latest pharmaceutical news. Below is a list of some of the most recent headlines concerning… Read More

By | November 14, 2014

New Study Links Risperdal and Gynecomastia in Middle-Aged Men

Gynecomastia is a condition that is known to cause breast development and lactation in males. It is also one of the lesser known Risperdal side effects that is common in pre-pubescent boys.… Read More