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Nov 22, 2022
CPSC Tips to Create Safe Sleep Space for Babies During the Holidays

With the holidays fast approaching, families nationwide are preparing to travel and gather with loved ones to celebrate. Parents are busy planning travel routes, gift shopping, food prepping, and so on, but it’s important to take a moment to consider…


Nov 19, 2022
FDA Releases New Recommendations for Medtronic HVAD System Implants

The FDA has updated its recommendations for individuals with Medtronic HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device (HVAD) System implants. Patients have faced frightening uncertainties due to life-threatening malfunctions linked to HVAD systems. The Medtronic device has spurred multiple recalls out of concern…


Nov 16, 2022
FDA Warns Public Over Philips Ventilator Replacement Foam

Coming off of yet another recall in September, Philips now faces even more issues with its ventilators. Philips originally recalled millions of its sleep apnea and ventilator machines in June 2021. Shortly after it initiated the recall, the health technology…


Nov 13, 2022
Ovarian Cancer Drug Rubraca Linked to High Mortality Rates

The FDA has asked the drugmaker Clovis to limit the use of its ovarian cancer drug Rubraca. This request comes after new evidence that Rubraca’s side effects increase the risk of death in patients with genetic abnormalities. Post-market findings have…