Instead of alerting patients whose blood glucose level is dangerously high, the device simply shuts off.
In just the second drug recall this week, the Georgia Compounding Company recalled drugs due to safety concerns over their sterile products and drug, Avastin.
The FDA recalled all drugs manufactured by a New Jersey compounding pharmacy due to possible mold contamination.
Researchers found that people who suffer from complicated grief after losing a loved one might have difficulty recalling certain memories.
Bumble Bee Foods LLC recalled its 5-ounce tuna and albacore cans due to loose seams that may cause future contamination.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported a recall notice from Zachary Confections, Inc. for certain batches of its Zachary Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs due to possible salmonella contamination.
During a routine inspection, investigators found Salmonella in one of the lots.
Japanese drug manufacturer Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. and U.S.-based Affymax Inc. issued a recall on Sunday of their anemia drug Omontys used for kidney dialysis patients following reports of serious hypersensitivity reactions among several users which even resulted in some deaths.
Kellogg Company just issued a recall on certain products that risk having glass fragments.
Most of us know what to do in an emergency. But how do many of us exactly remember the right technique of doing things? A new UCLA psychology study suggests that in most cases, people do not recollect things they may have seen or at least walked by hundreds of times. The researchers, for this study, asked 54 people who worked in the same building, if they remembered where the fire extinguishers were available nearest to their office.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.