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Blog Posts in 2011

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Actos & Bladder Cancer Lawsuit Information Dec 25, 2011

Recently a 10 year study revealed that diabetes patients who took Actos for an extended period of time may be at risk for developing Bladder Cancer. In September 2010, the FDA announced that makers of Actos, Takeda Pharmaceuticals, provided data ...

Car Wreck with Semi Truck-How Much is my Case Worth? Dec 13, 2011

Many factors are considered when determining what a potential Trucking Accident Lawsuit is worth. Like every lawsuit, it is not possible to project an accurate estimate without a large amount of research and investigation. We take the following ...

91% of Nursing Homes have Insufficient Staffing Nov 21, 2011

According to the most recent federal study by the Health Care Financing Association, more than 91 percent of the nursing homes in the United States have insufficient nurse aid staffing levels to provide the necessary care to nursing home residents. ...

The Side Effects of Actos Oct 21, 2011

Actos (generic pioglitazone hydrochloride) is a prescription drug used for treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Recent studies have revealed that Actos patients may face an increased risk of bladder cancer from the extended use of Actos. Actos Side Effects ...

Kansas Death from Listeria Outbreak in Cantaloupe Oct 7, 2011

Federal health officials have raised the death toll to 18 in an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday it has confirmed 100 illnesses in 20 states, including the 18 deaths. The agency said it ...

Peterson Law Firm: Zoloft Birth Defect Lawsuit Info Oct 4, 2011

In recent studies, researchers have discovered that the use of Antidepressant medications such as Zoloft taken during pregnancy may potentially increase the risk of severe birth defects such as cardiac defects, persistent pulmonary hypertension in ...

Actos Bladder Cancer Side Effects Sep 26, 2011

Actos® (generic pioglitazone hydrochloride) is prescription drug used for treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Recent studies have revealed that Actos patients may face an increased risk of bladder cancer from the extended use of Actos. If you or a loved ...

Death from Dangerous Premises Sep 14, 2011

Peterson & Associates, P.C.uses the latest technology to convey our Clients' emotions and injuries.

Prescription Drugs That May Cause Birth Defects Sep 1, 2011

Topamax® Depakote® Zoloft® Paxil® Celexa® Lexapro® Other Selective Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors Contact Peterson & Associates, P.C. for a FREE Birth Defect Legal Consultation. Antidepressants & Birth Defects A study done at the University of ...

Actos Lawsuit Information Aug 22, 2011

Actos® (generic pioglitazone hydrochloride) is prescription drug used for treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Recent studies have revealed that Actos patients may face an increased risk of bladder cancer from the extended use of Actos. If you or a loved ...

Do You Have A DePuy ASRTM Hip Replacement? Aug 13, 2011

If you are uncertain if you have either of the recalled DePuy Hip Systems, contact your orthopedic surgeon. Your primary care physician or the hospital where the surgery took place should be able to provide you with the name of your surgeon if you ...

Prescription Drugs That May Be Linked To Causing Birth Defects Aug 11, 2011

Antidepressants & Anti-Seizure medications such as Topamax, Depakote, Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa, Lexapro, and others, have been associated with a higher risk of Birth Defects if taken during pregnancy. These drugs have been linked to birth defects such ...

Semi-Truck Accident Legal Help-How We Can Help You Aug 6, 2011

Like all law cases, every single semi- truck accident lawsuit is different. It can depend on many factors, including the following: How serious are the injuries sustained from the semi-truck wreck? How many defendants are involved? How many witnesses ...

Depakote Birth Defects Aug 2, 2011

Depakote, manufactured by Abbot Laboratories, was put on the market in 1983. The drug is an anti-epileptic used to treat seizures, bipolar disorder, and migraines. The drug is listed as a Pregnancy Category D drug and has a 4-fold increase in serious ...

About Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension (PPH) Jul 22, 2011

In the womb, the pathway of your baby's blood circulation is different than it is after birth. In the uterus, a baby's circulation bypasses the lungs. The lungs are not needed to exchange oxygen because the placenta (the organ that nourishes and ...

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