New Study Links Long-Term Elmiron Use to Vision Loss

Very recently, researchers published the shocking results of their 2018 study into the side effects of long-term Elmiron use. You might know of Elmiron by its generic name, pentosan polysulfate (PPS). The drug is used to treat interstitial cystitis (IC), also known as “painful bladder.”…

The First BHR Hip Resurfacing Case Is Scheduled for Trial

Almost 600 BHR Hip Resurfacing hip replacement cases are in various stages of litigation in the U.S. District Court for Maryland in Baltimore Maryland. Judge Catherine Blake issued an amended Case Management Order to schedule the first case for trial against Smith & Nephew. Amended…

Delayed C-Sections Can Lead to Birth Injuries

Cesarean deliveries (C-sections) are a common procedure for women in labor. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 33% of all deliveries in the United States are performed via C-section. There are many good reasons why a doctor might feel a…