FDA Orders Juul Products Off the Market; Appeals Court Pauses Ban

On June 23, the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) ordered e-cigarette company Juul to stop advertising, distributing, and remove their products from the market, including devices and pods. The FDA states they made this move after determining Juul’s pre-market applications included “insufficient and conflicting” data regarding their device’s safety. However, an appeals court granted…

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Generators During Winter and Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Far too few people are familiar enough with the dangers that carbon monoxide can cause for their families. Carbon monoxide is an odorless, colorless gas that has the potential to cause sudden illness and death based on how much of the gas is consumed. A person who has consumed large amounts of carbon monoxide is…

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You Need a Carbon Monoxide Detector – Here’s Why

Everyone is at risk for carbon monoxide poisoning. Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odorless, colorless and toxic gas produced as a byproduct of combustion – think automobiles, fireplaces, space heaters, and grills. Anything that burns fuel has the potential to release lethal fumes, putting you and your family in danger. The winter months typically see…

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Injuries Caused by Airbag Deployment

Airbags, when properly deployed, are vital safety tools that cushion the blow of car crashes for drivers and passengers. They can reduce the severity of injuries and save lives. Unfortunately, air bags can also cause injuries even when deployed correctly. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident from the deployment of an airbag,…

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