Spinal Cord Injuries

Meningitis Sister Company Issues Massive Product Recall

The sister company of Framingham’s New England Compounding Center (NECC) – Ameridose – recalled all of its products on October 31, 2012. According to health officials, the NECC is the source of fungus-contaminated steroid injections that have killed 28 people and sickened at least 363

2021-04-16T13:28:19-04:00November 1, 2012|

Massachusetts Pharmacy Dodged Reprimand Years Before the Outbreak

In 2004, Massachusetts health regulators proposed a formal reprimand for the pharmacy that is currently linked to the deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak – the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts.   Health officials never delivered the reprimand, however, after the company protested the

2021-04-15T17:22:13-04:00October 26, 2012|

Firm probed in Meningitis Outbreak

On October 10, an agreement with the Department of Public Health’s Board of Registration in Pharmacy was signed, stating that Ameridose and its distribution partner, Alanaus Pharmaceuticals, are voluntarily shutting down operations until October 22 to allow inspectors the access needed to conduct an investigation.

2021-04-16T13:04:11-04:00October 12, 2012|

Regulator Has Link to Firm Implicated in Meningitis Outbreak

New England Compounding Center (NECC) shares the same owners as Ameridose, a company licensed and regulated by federal authorities to manufacture medications on a large scale. Until June 2011, Ameridose’s headquarters were right around the corner from NECC in Framingham, Massachusetts. Government investigators have to

2021-04-16T08:04:57-04:00October 12, 2012|

Lynn Twin Struck by Car Dies

According to The Daily Item, late last Wednesday, September 19th, in Lynn, Massachusetts, twin brothers – Dillon and Riley McManus – were struck by a vehicle.   Dillon McManus, 21, never regained consciousness after being struck by the car, and was  declared dead soon thereafter.

2021-04-15T14:48:10-04:00October 1, 2012|

Death of Two Twin Toddlers in Pool in Lynnfield, MA

On Saturday morning two twin toddler girls were found dead after drowning in a swimming pool at their home in Lynnfield, Massachusetts.   Lynnfield police responded to a 911 call on Saturday morning about two children that had fallen into the pool. The two girls,

2021-04-16T05:30:17-04:00July 19, 2010|
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