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6 Ways Mushrooms Can Save the World - Paul Stamets Talk, Lecture, Documentary

Posted on 02/18/2012 03:01:25 PM

Mycologist Paul Stamets lists 6 ways the mycelium fungus can help save the universe: cleaning polluted soil, making insecticides, treating smallpox and even flu.Entrepreneurial mycologist Paul Stamets seeks to rescue the study of mushrooms from forest gourmets and psychedelic warlords. The focus of ..

The Hip Recall Move by DePuy Orthopaedics

Posted on 02/17/2012 10:20:38 AM

As described by a US Food and Drug Administration advisory, the recall of the device does not necessarily mean removal or replacement. A recall sometimes requires only frequent and closer monitoring. The withdrawal of a hip system may be attributed to several reasons. You and your physician must hav..

Vaginal Wall Prolapse: The Diagnosis

Posted on 02/17/2012 08:56:23 AM

Since the problems related to genital prolapse have started to bother the public, surgical mesh manufacturing was approved even when these devices have not been clinically tested on human subjects first. In the absence of clinical trials, many women are wondering if the U.S. Food and Drug Administra..

Vaginal Mesh and its Side Effects

Posted on 02/16/2012 08:43:52 AM

What is vaginal mesh and what are its adverse effects?   A semi-permeable device called transvaginal mesh is implanted by a physician through surgery in the vaginal wall of a woman to serve as a support structure to keep her damaged tissues and internal organs in place. The implantation is inte..

J&J Reimbursements for Hip Recall Patients

Posted on 02/15/2012 12:55:15 PM

Over a year ago, DePuy Orthopaedics ordered a voluntary recall on its ASR hip system. After looking into escalating concerns on the safety and effectiveness of the device, the company issued a recall order. A significant amount has been released by the company for the recall. According to recent rep..

FDA Assumes new Method for Hip Recall

Posted on 02/15/2012 08:45:29 AM

On August 24, 2010, DePuy Orthopaedics issued a voluntary recall on its ASR XL Acetabular System and the ASR Hip Resurfacing System. This decision was also heeded by the US Food and Drug Administration. A senior FDA official urges smart regulation in the wake of the DePuy recall. The recall was volu..

What are the Symptoms Caused by Defective Hip Device?

Posted on 02/14/2012 09:48:06 AM

DePuy Orthopaedics has released two types of metal-on-metal hip implants, ASR XL Acetabular System and ASR Hip Resurfacing System, in 2003 There are almost 93, 000 recipients of these products in the world. In August 2010, however, the company voluntarily recalled the device. An early failure rate r..

Get A Home Remedy For Your Arthritis

Posted on 02/13/2012 10:29:24 AM

Arthritis results from the swelling of the joints. Today, there are over 100 varieties of arthritis that fall under Gout, Osteoarthritis, and Rheumatoid. Arthritis is associated with stiffness in the joints, redness, pain and swelling. There is a variety of home remedy for arthritis. One of the most..

Truth in Medicine Incorporated Continuously Defends Women from Mesh Injuries

Posted on 02/10/2012 02:50:34 PM

The dangers brought by vaginal mesh products may have provoked Truth in Medicine Inc. to initiate action in defending the interest of women worldwide.Being among the most prominent among mesh-making companies, Johnson & Johnson’s standing has become perilous due to warnings about the safet..

How is Hip Resurfacing Carried Out

Posted on 02/10/2012 01:44:30 PM

Damaged and painful joints are often treated with medicines, alongside physical therapy, medical research says. Surgical repair is only advocated for cases where non-invasive procedures were not successful. The total hip replacement (THR) or the hip resurfacing arthroplasty, an alternative procedure..

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