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Cancer Experts Received Threats for Opposing Controversial Drug

...expert told Congress that executives threatened to sue him when he raised questions in 1999 about the treatment's safety. "Despite additional warnings from outside experts, despite the millions of patients who rely on Avandia to control their blood sugar, and despite the potential risks involved, FDA n...

No Foul Play, Woolmer Died of Naural Causes, Say Jamaican Police

...al side. He said Pakistan's cricket board should sue those responsible for the "humiliation that the Pakistan team went through". "Bob Woolmer had diabetes, he had blood pressure, an enlarged heart, he had respiratory problems. On top of it, the depression of losing and then he drank a bottle of champa...

Own Up and Pay Up, Nigerian Party Tells Pfizer

...took the state and federal governments 11 years to sue Pfizer over the outcome of trials carried out in 1996. The Nigerian government has filed a lawsuit for almost seven billion dollars (5.2 billion euros) in damages from Pfizer over the drug tests. It says the children suffered various degrees of adv...

Doctors Encouraged to Say, “I’m Sorry,” to Patients inUS

...ion. Malpractice lawsuits and notices of intent to sue have fallen from 262 filed in 2001 to about 130 per year, said Rick Boothman, a former trial attorney who launched the practice there. The "say-you're-sorry" movement has been prompted in part by emerging evidence about the scope of medical errors....

Sex – Three Hundred Years Ag

... a divorce, a man would first have to successfully sue a rival for 'violating his property', before petitioning Parliament to dissolve the marriage. "There is something rather voyeuristic about these trials," said Skipp. "Often servants would give evidence while innkeepers would testify about lovers taki...

Tobacco Companies Admit Their Products Cause Cancer but Not in Those Who Sue Them

...king causes lung cancer, but not in the people who sue us.' Source-Newswise...

Greenpeace takes legal action against Thailand over GM crop

...r Green Peace Southeast Asia, said, "We decided to sue the (Department of Agriculture) because we have been waiting for more than two years for them to do their duties." Ms. Srisuwan said, “Our group is also asking Thailand's Department of Agriculture (DOA) to recall an order allowing open field testin...

Ad Campaign Targeting Republicans On Medicare Prescription Drug Program

...out what angle they're going to take that they can sue somebody over." The Republicans backed Medicare prescription drug program offers retirees subsidizes drug benefits through competing plans from health insurers, but most Democrats have opposed it saying the benefits would have been cheaper if the l...

Hemophiliacs Demand Justice

The Irish government said that it will not sue the US pharmaceutical companies which were accused of providing HIV and hepatitis C contaminated blood and plasma// products to more than 300 hemophiliacs. Members of the hemophiliac society suffer from sporadic bleeding episodes that destroy joint...

Tobacco industry legally sued by Manitoba and other provinces

...and believes it is hypocritical for governments to sue companies that produce a legal, highly taxed produ...from us. And now they turn around and go ahead and sue us for something that they've licensed us to do. It seems sort of ironic." "The process of launchin...

37 times unlucky – Failure to Diagnose Cancer, Takes the Life of a 31 year old fathe

...gh this. Mrs Cura is seeking legal opinion and may sue the health trust. Sarah Harman, will be representing her case. Miss Harman said: It is tragic that such a young man with a family should have lost his life in a situation that was avoidable. The care provided by Medway Maritime Hospital was far bel...

Blood Pressure Levels Across The Globe Show Surprising Drop

... blood pressure could not be explained away by the sue of drugs, he added since there was a reduction not only in individuals at risk of high blood pressure but also in low and medium blood pressure segments. "There is a lot more to health than popping pills," said Tunstall-Pedoe, a professor of cardiolo...

Our Gain US’s Loss in the Health Care Facility

...are asked to sign documents waiving their right to sue doctors for malpractice. This has led to the US hospitals to pronounce that patients will be faced with spending increased amount of money to set right the blotched up medical procedure conducted in the foreign hospital. US health care services sa...

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