Automatic External Defibrillators Categorized As A Class One Recall

AED / The Maher Law Firm and RxRecall

HeartWire (3/6, Miller) reports, “The Food and Drug Administration is reminding owners of automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) to check whether their devices are subject to a January recall.” The FDA announced at that time that “certain lots of AEDs manufactured by several companies contain a defective component that may fail unexpectedly.” The recall is categorized as [...]

College Freshman on Yaz Dies of Caridac Arrest

An 18-year-old college freshman from North Carolina died suddenly of cardiac arrest after taking YAZ birth control pills to help with acne.  Now her family has filed a lawsuit against the Bayer, makers of Yaz. “I can only hope that by publicizing what happened to Michelle, I can keep another family from having to go [...]