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Miramonte Elementary School Parents Can Proceed with Claims for Emotional Distress

In what has been described as a "monumental victory" for students and parents alike, a judge ruled on Monday that the parents of children who were involved in the Miramonte Elementary School ...
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European Ban of OxyElite Pro Expands

USP Labs, which is now widely known for its controversial dietary supplement OxyElite Pro is losing business globally. In addition to the United States and several countries in Europe, Portugal, ...
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New Italian Study Backs Association Between Some Diabetes Drugs and Development of Pancreatitis

In March, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Drug Safety Communication, the contents of which stated that the agency was currently "investigating reports of possible ...
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Nonviral Hepatitis Patient Sues USP Labs and GNC Holdings

After at least two dozen users of OxyElite Pro tested positive for nonviral hepatitis, one woman has taken legal action. Although, FDA regulators have found no official link between the incidents of ...
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Firm Recalls Two Sports Supplements for Containing Aegeline

Since the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) flagged an ingredient known as aegeline for lack of evidence of safety, several sports supplement companies have been removing ...
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Cleveland Woman Blames OxyElite Pro for Hospitalization

According to the FDA, more than 50 people have suffered illness after taking a popular dietary supplement, OxyElite Pro. Another case developed recently when a Cleveland woman went to her doctor with ...
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Amphetamine-like Compound Found in Nine Dietary Supplements

An unnatural substance mimicking amphetamine has been found in some dietary supplements tested by scientists from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). No warnings have yet been released regarding ...
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Relabeling Prevents Misuse of Children's Medication

In 2007, drug manufacturers pulled a variety of children's medications from the market as consumers began misusing the medication. Today, research suggests that improved labeling has prevented ...
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Voluntary Destruction of Embargoed OxyElite Pro Products Sought by Hawaii's Health Department

In a report from the Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH), retailers with embargoed OxyElite Pro products in their possession were advised that the department would soon begin collecting the ...
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USPLabs Expands OxyElite Pro Recall

On November 10, 2013 USPLabs, LLC issued a voluntary recall for certain "dietary supplements" marketed under the name OxyElite Pro. Today – November 19, 2013 – USPLabs, LLC ...
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Parents Confront LAUSD Officials About Never Being Notified of 2010 Sexual Assault Case

Last Wednesday, officials of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) were confronted by parents of children in the district, all of whom voiced their dissatisfaction over never being notified ...
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UK and Other Countries Take Action Against OxyElite Pro

The United States is not the only country that has sounded alarm over the pre-workout sports supplement OxyElite Pro. Earlier this month, the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) ...
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USPLabs, LLC to Destroy Recalled OxyElite Pro Products

USPLabs, LLC has been under increasing scrutiny since various health departments, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have been ...
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Johnson & Johnson Reportedly Agrees to $4 Billion Settlement Over Hip Implant Lawsuits

A settlement that could reach as much as $4 billion in worth has been tentatively agreed to by the Johnson & Johnson company. Still awaiting court approval, the prospective plan is aimed at ...
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San Diego Woman Experiences Liver Failure After Using OxyElite Pro

Another reported case of liver injury has turned up in connection to the dietary weight loss supplement OxyElite Pro – this time from San Diego. According to an official from the San Diego ...
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Former Miramonte Elementary School Teacher Enters Plea, Sentenced to 25 Years

Former Miramonte Elementary School teacher Mark Berndt appeared in court today to enter a no contest plea to all 23 charges against him. Berndt was accused of sexual abuse and sex crimes involving ...
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Steroid Use Among Teenagers

The drive to be a better athlete or the desire to be more "attractive" have prompted many teenagers across the United States to turn to steroids to help them get where they think they need ...
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Herbal Supplements: Are They What They Seem?

Annually, Americans spend about $5 billion on unproven herbal supplements. Hoping to fight the common cold or boost memory naturally, many individuals have eagerly turned to these types of homeopathic ...
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Manufacturer of Leukemia Drug Iclusig Asked to Suspend Marketing & Sales by FDA

Last Thursday, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that manufacturer Ariad Pharmaceuticals agreed to suspend its marketing and sales of the leukemia drug Iclusig. The ...
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