Walgreens Prescription Price Gouging Is Just Another Effect of Our Flawed Healthcare System

A recent story about an Arizona couple that faced steep prices for much-needed medication is making headlines. Corinne and Ken have been married for 38 years. Their world was recently rocked by Ken’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis. His doctor prescribed cognition medication called Donepezil; the drug helps with mood and memory, but doesn’t slow or stop the [...]

Injuries and Death from Dangerous Medical Devices

According to FDA documentation, the Vagus Nerve Stimulator therapy system (VNS) was developed by Cyberonics, Inc. to treat patients with epilepsy or treatment-resistant depression. However, based on the results of a clinical study of more than 200 patients who had the device implanted and turned on, during the first three months none of the patients [...]

Rocky Sponsors Hendersonville Scholarship Memorial Golf Tourney to Help the Giving Nature of Young Client Live On

The Schultz family had to endure one of the worst things in life: losing their child.  In 2014, their son Tyler Schultz, 24, and two others were killed in a catastrophic wreck near the Center Point Road Exit on Vietnam Veterans Parkway in Hendersonville. The case was very complicated and more emotionally taxing than most [...]

iCompare Trial:  Unethical Work-Hour Limit Study Being Performed at Hospitals Putting Patients and Doctors at Risk

…Shhhhh it’s just putting everyone at risk, no one has to know. Fueled by greed and profits, the most recent attempt by the healthcare and insurance lobby has berthed a new egregiously unethical study that forces physician residents at 63 randomly chosen hospital facilities across the country to participate in a trial which pushes them [...]

FDA Issues Safety Announcement about Severe Side Effects of Certain Antibiotics Called Fluoroquinolones

Last November, the US Food & Drug Administration convened a panel of experts to hear evidence regarding the dangers of fluoroquinolones, a group of antibiotics. The meeting came on the heels of a safety review of the drugs, which revealed that fluoroquinolones could cause severe and potentially permanent damage to muscles, tendons, joints, nerves, and [...]

How a Case of Mistaken Identity Led to an Unnecessary Surgery – on a Baby

You read that right. The University Medical Center in Lebanon, Tennessee, performed an unnecessary surgical procedure on a newborn baby in December of 2015. The pediatrician performed a frenulectomy on Jennifer Melton’s son Nate when it should have been performed on another newborn child. The doctor admitted that he made a mistake to Ms. Melton, [...]

Have You or Your Loved Ones Been Prescribed These Dangerous Drugs  

Unless you've been living under a rock, you're already aware that just because a prescription drug is on the market and approved by the FDA- that doesn’t mean that it’s safe.  It’s certainly true that it should be- but that’s not always the case.  And by now, you’re used to every new drug commercial ending [...]

Depuy Buys-Off Surgeon to Experiment with Defective Hip Implant on Real Patients

Patient Fights Back John Muldoon of Contra Costa, California, was suffering from painful osteoarthritis in his hip.  In 2007, John decided to move forward with his surgeon’s suggestion for a full hip replacement using a ceramic-on-metal hip replacement made by Depuy.  According to sources, unknown to the patient, the DePuy hip was not approved by [...]

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Tennessee Lawyer Fighting Back For Stryker Hip Implant Recall Victims

Stryker, one of the world’s leading medical technology companies, which manufactures everything from surgical power tools to reconstructive hip and knee replacements to spinal implants, boasts an annual 8.7 billion in sales globally. The company is a leader in the science of biological robotics. The giant claims to bear a great deal of social responsibility [...]

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