July 19, 2019

The Invisible Threat to Some Medical Devices Could Be Deadly

Big brother is here and so are the dangers that come with such technological oversight. Just this month, the FDA was forced to recall all Medtronic insulin pump devices after learning of vulnerabilities to hackers in the device’s system. Medtronic, the manufacturer, says there is no way to resolve or patch the holes and all…

March 18, 2016

IVC Filter Questions To Ask & Steps To Take

Whether Your Physician is Considering It For You, If You Already Have It, Or If you Currently Have Complications from It If you’ve been following the news you may have heard about the Inferior Vena Cava Filter (IVC Filter) – and that patients who have had the IVC Filter implanted, both temporary and permanent types,…