As hospitals increase the amount of advanced medical devices they use in their facilities, the more prone they are to being interrupted or disabled by viruses. Patients are put at risk for personal injury when one of these devices gets infected. A pattern of increasing vulnerability of medical systems being riddled with malware was revealed at a government meeting.

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Even medical equipment connected at an operating room can be prone to viruses (Photo credit: Wikipedia).

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Riverside wrongful death attorneys sued Monster Energy Drink for the death of a girl.  Recent reports by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have shown that there have been at least five death allegedly linked to the highly caffeinated drink maker and at least one was a non-fatal heart attack.

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Toxic meningitis exposure that stemmed from tainted steroid injections claimed the lives of twenty-three people in the United States as of Monday. An investigation has been launched to determine how the fungus contaminated the sealed vials. The manufacturer instructed clinics that administered the tainted shots to contact the victims.

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English: A view of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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