Researchers are demanding answers from the makers of Pradaxa blood thinner after accusations that the drug's manufacturers withheld information about some of its dangerous side effects.
Distracted driving accounts for more than 3,000 deaths a year on average, but it seems as if there may be some relief on the way. Research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham shows that these numbers are dropping as more states ban texting while driving.
After a destructive mayfly swarm overtook the Mississippi River and caused three car accidents this summer, pesticides may sound like a great idea to most people. New research may change a few minds, however – stronger pesticide chemicals may linger in a human body for decades.
It's a bit more serious than the vanity lights this time – Chrysler is recalling 792,000 older jeep models for ignition defects. One accident is a confirmed result of the problem.
A variety of fruits are being recalled by many major national retailers for a listeria contamination. Wal-Mart, Costco, and Trader Joe's stores across the country are taking peaches, plums, nectarines, and more off their shelves.