Onglyza Linked to Increased Heart Failure

Onglyza Linked to Increased Heart Failure

Jones Ward is investigating claims related to the diabetes drug Onglyza to cause heart failure or death. Onglyza is prescribed to treat symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes and is intended to lower glucose levels and other complications associated with Adult Type 2 diabetes. Why is Onglyza Under Review? According to the Food and Drug Administration,… Read More

Commercial Trucking Accidents in Kentucky

Commercial Trucking Accidents in Kentucky

Auto accidents involving commercial trucks or tractor trailer trucks unfortunately often result in significant injury or even death to the occupants of other, smaller motor vehicles due to the size and weight of commercial vehicles. Many factors may attribute to a trucking accident including driver negligence and/or negligence on behalf of the trucking company. For… Read More

Billion Dollar Verdict for 6 Plaintiffs with Defective Hip Implants

Billion Dollar Verdict for 6 Plaintiffs with Defective Hip Implants

In Dallas, a Federal jury levied a $1 billion verdict against Johnson and Johnson’s DePuy orthopedics for injuries to six plaintiffs related to their Pinnacle hip implants. The jury found that the Pinnacle hip implants were defectively designed and that Johnson and Johnson failed to warn consumers about the potential defects. More than 8,000 lawsuits… Read More

Auto Accidents – Recovery From the At-Fault Driver

Auto Accidents – Recovery From the At-Fault Driver

If you were injured in an auto accident due to the negligence of another driver you may be able to recover from the at-fault driver. To do so, Kentucky law requires that you have medical expenses exceeding $1,000 as a result of the auto accident. The other driver is required by law to have bodily… Read More

Chemo drug Taxotere linked to Permanent Hair Loss

Chemo drug Taxotere linked to Permanent Hair Loss

Chemotherapy treatment for cancer is bad enough, as is the lingering side effects that come with it like temporary hair loss. However Taxotere, a frequently used drug to treat breast cancer, is now being linked to permanent hair loss. What is Taxotere? Taxotere has been used to treat breast cancer since 1996. While warnings of… Read More

Patient Sues Hospital for Removing Wrong Rib

A woman has recently filed a lawsuit against Yale New Haven Hospital for removing an incorrect body part during surgery. According to the former patient, the hospital removed the wrong rib and then tried to cover up their mistake. The incident happened last year when Deborah Craven was having surgery to remove a portion of… Read More