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WHO appeals for $60 million to avoid 'collapse' of Gaza health services

Health services in the occupied Palestinian territory are on the brink of collapse amid severe shortages in medicines and fuel for hospital generators, as the Gaza conflict with Israel deepens, the World Health Organization warned on Thursday.


Related Topix: World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Recalls this week: power adaptors, knives

This undated photo provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows a Gemini power adapter.


Related Topix: Fire, Apple, Startups, iPhone, iPod

A neural device to restore memory

Intended to help military service members with traumatic brain injury , but could also help with Alzheimer's disease and epilepsy Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will develop an implantable neural device with the ability to record and stimulate neurons within the brain to help restore memory The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has ... (more)


Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, UC Los Angeles

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Dog with severe burns has surgery, cause of injuries remains a mystery

On Wednesday, July 9, KOMO 4 News reported that questions still remain about a dog who sustained severe burns over a large portion of his body.


Related Topix: 9

US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Master Cutlery Recalls Neck Knives Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sports

The sheath on the Master Cutlery MTech USA Karambit neck knife can fail to hold the knife securely.


Related Topix: MTech

US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Lifeguard Press Recalls Charging Kits Due to Fire, Shock Hazards, Jonathan Adler and Lilly Pulitzer branded charging kits can overheat and emit smoke and sparks.


Related Topix: Fire, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Apple, Startups

Consumer Reports

NutriBullet Pro 900 poses safety hazard, tests show

"Even the toughest ingredients don't stand a chance," claims an infomercial for the NutriBullet Pro 900 blender, $150.


Related Topix: Life, Recipes, Food

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Martha's Vineyard Times

Artist Barney Zeitz polishes the window before it's dedication.

For 19 years, the well-liked and much admired minister was known for the energy and creativity he brought to Grace Church and for his participation in the Island community.


Related Topix: Vineyard Haven, MA, Wedding, Cambridge, MA

Strongsville company settles with Consumer Product Safety Commission over recall

HMI Industries, a Strongsville company that makes vacuum cleaners and air filtration machines sold door-to-door, will pay $400,000 to settle a federal complaint that it misrepresented the extent of dangerous safety problems.


Related Topix: Strongsville, OH


Fireworks Sword Recalled Due To Explosion, Burn Hazard

On the eve of Independence Day, the Consumer Product Safety Commission is recalling a handheld fireworks fountain device in the shape of a mock sword.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

Settlement Hearing Set in Toilet Class Action

A hearing has been set for final approval of an $18 million class action settlement to compensate owners of Flushmate toilets containing a flaw that has caused more than 300 of the devices to explode.


4 Ways To Keep Your Parents (And You) Safe

Fact: Older adults - those 65 and up - constitute 13% of the U.S. population, but account for 65% of the annual fatalities associated with consumer products .


Mon Jul 07, 2014

WBAL-TV Baltimore

CPSC: Router, router bases recalled because of electric shock hazard

About 100,000 Porter-Cable mixed-base routers and router bases are being recalled because of an electric shock hazard, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.


The Washington Post

Will Coravina s protective measures do the trick?

Thirteen cracked or broken bottles - and one injury - prompted the makers of the Coravin wine preservation system to come up with a fix.


Related Topix: Marketing

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Recalls: Snow throwers, computers

This photo provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows the All-Power Single Stage Snow Thrower SB044P.


Fri Jul 04, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

Fireworks misuse: "You can't fix stupid"

Police and fire officials are trying to make clear the dangers of fireworks misuse, but, as one vendor says: 'You can't fix stupid' From left, Graciela Reyes, 8, Lita Akers, 4, and Adrian Reyes, 7, look at fireworks under the Discount Fireworks Superstore tent Thursday in west Medford.


Related Topix: Fire, Medford, OR, Family, Kids

Thu Jul 03, 2014

4 ways to keep up with growing list of recalls

Dust Storm Warning issued July 3 at 6:21PM MST expiring July 3 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: Maricopa, Pinal Blowing Dust Advisory issued July 3 at 5:35PM MST expiring July 3 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: Maricopa Blowing Dust Advisory issued July 3 at 5:35PM MST expiring July 3 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: Pinal This week alone we've seen millions ... (more)


WBAY-TV Green Bay

Recalled dehumidifier suspected in Grand Chute house fire

The fire started in the basement of a single-family home on the 1600-block of Kaylee Lane.


Related Topix: Fire, Waukesha County, WI, Green Bay, WI

Medical News Today

Firework-related injuries 'up 30% on previous year' - are relaxed laws to blame?

"Every American can remember or recall celebrating with sparklers and fireworks.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Ohio, Health

US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Big Fireworks Recalls Mock Sword Fireworks Devices Due to Impact, Burn Hazards

The handheld fountain firework device is intended to emit sparks, but can unexpectedly explode.