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More Damning Revelations in the GM Faulty Ignition Switch Controversy

November 21, 2014. By Gordon Gibb.
More Damning Revelations in the GM Faulty Ignition Switch Controversy Detroit, MI: In what can only be described as a damning revelation, one of the world’s largest automotive manufacturers at the center of an ignition switch controversy is alleged to have quietly ordered a massive quantity of ignition switch parts without submitting filings to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The order, totaling 500,000 switches and worth $2.7 million, was put through about two months before General Motors (GM) notified federal regulators and the general public about GM faulty ignition switches.
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Fosamax and Femur Fractures

November 20, 2014. By Jane Mundy.
Fosamax and Femur Fractures Fort Lee, NJ: In a recent Running & FitNews article, an athlete said she suffered several stress fractures in her tibia. She can’t understand how this could happen and neither can a number of specialists. She is also taking Fosamax to help prevent osteoporosis, a drug that may cause femur fractures, along with other bone injuries.
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Study Finds Benefit to Vytorin, but Is It Credible?

November 20, 2014. By Heidi Turner.
Study Finds Benefit to Vytorin, but Is It Credible? Chicago, IL: A study released today suggests that Vytorin, a drug that combines Zetia and Zocor, is more effective than Zetia alone at preventing heart attack and other heart-related health problems. The study is good news for Merck, who has been under fire for its handling of Vytorin. But other previous studies gave conflicting results regarding Vytorin’s effectiveness, and there are concerns about the delays in releasing this study, including a switch in primary endpoints, which could affect how positive the results actually are.
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