PFAS Medical Testing Recommended For High Risk Individuals
Jul 30, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

Researchers called for more PFAS medical testing in light of growing evidence linking the chemicals to several forms of cancer, decreased fetal and infant growth and decreased immune system responses. July 29, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson As a growing number of individuals and communities nationwide are pursuing PFAS water contamination lawsuits and medical monitoring class […]...Continue reading

Value of J&J Talcum Powder Lawsuit Settlements To Be Estimated By Ken Feinberg for Bankruptcy Judge
Jul 29, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

Plaintiffs warn the process of assessing the talcum powder lawsuit settlement values could last as long as three to five years, further delaying progress in litigation that was set to go before juries this year. July 29, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson The federal judge overseeing bankruptcy proceedings involving a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary has assigned […]...Continue reading

PFAS Exposure Causing Cancer, Thyroid Disease and Childhood Obesity Linked to Billions in Healthcare Costs: Study
Jul 29, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

Exposure to PFAS chemicals has been tied to 13 major health problems, costing the U.S. healthcare system between $5.5 billion and $63 billion over the current population’ lifetime. July 28, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson Researchers are warning that cases of cancer, thyroid disease, childhood obesity and other medical conditions caused by PFAS exposure may cost […]...Continue reading

Nexium Lawsuit Over Kidney Disease Diagnosis Should Be Cleared for First Bellwether Trial in November 2022: Special Master
Jul 28, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

First case to go to trial involves a Nexium lawsuit filed over a kidney disease diagnosis, which is expected to be followed by additional bellwether trials in March 2023 and April 2023. July 27, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson After reviewing pretrial motions regarding the admissibility of expert witness testimony that will be presented by parties […]...Continue reading

Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Law Delayed Once Again in U.S. Senate
Jul 28, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

GOP Senators say they oppose unrelated spending in broader Veterans toxic substance exposure legislation that includes Camp Lejeune water contamination bill. July 28, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson New legislation that would provide veterans and family members with financial compensation for injuries caused by water contamination at Camp Lejeune Marine training base in North Carolina, as […]...Continue reading

Science “Show and Tell” For Philips CPAP Lawsuits and SoClean Lawsuits Scheduled For Sept. 1
Jul 28, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

Court will hear educational presentations about complex scientific issues that will come up in thousands Philips CPAP lawsuits and SoClean lawsuits. August 01, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson The U.S. District Judge overseeing all federal Philips CPAP lawsuits and SoClean lawsuits has scheduled a science “show and tell” for September 1, so the parties can make […]...Continue reading

3M Proposes $1 Billion Earplug Lawsuit Settlement Fund as Part of Aearo Subsidiary Bankruptcy
Jul 28, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

With nearly 250,000 veterans pursuing earplug hearing loss lawsuits, the settlement fund has already been dismissed as inadequate compensation to resolve the litigation. July 27, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson While facing hundreds of thousands of earplug lawsuits filed by former military service members left with hearing damage, 3M Company is attempting to place it’s Aearo […]...Continue reading

Infants Surviving NEC Face Devastating and Permanent Injuries at Start of Life
Jul 28, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

Infants with NEC face stomach tubes, frequent blood draws, feeding interruptions, and permanent disabilities and medical problems. July 27, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a devastating ailment which can afflict premature infants, which is substantially more likely to occur if the child is fed cow’s milk-based infant formula, instead of breast milk. […]...Continue reading

Legislative Update: PACT Act blocked
Jul 28, 2022 by Lori Freshwater

By: Lori L. Freshwater A bill that began as the Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act is now more commonly called the Honoring our PACT Act or simply the PACT Act. The legislation is meant to address chemical exposures caused by the military which have affected human health for generations. Although it was […]

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Problems with a DreamStation CPAP Put Man in Coma with Respiratory Failure, Lawsuit Claims
Jul 26, 2022 by Irvin Jackson

The lawsuit claims DreamStation CPAP device problems put the plaintiff in a coma for two weeks, and he spent an additional two weeks on a ventilator. July 26, 2022 By: Irvin Jackson An Arkansas man indicates in a recently filed lawsuit that he spent two weeks in a coma due to design problems with a […]...Continue reading