A popular and permanent form of birth control that hundreds of women say is causing severe adverse reactions has now become the latest cause of famed consumer advocate Erin Brockovich, who has launched a grassroots campaign against the procedure.
ABC News · ByKevin Dolak · 10/10/2013
Erin Brockovich is leading a campaign against Essure birth control. The sterilization procedure is blamed for causing injury and chronic pain. Brockovich wants the device removed from the market. The Essure birth control device was developed by Bayer.
The Inquisitr · 10/12/2013
Erin Brockovich, who was portrayed by Julia Roberts in a 2000 film, has recently been engrossed in a fight to get the birth control product, Essure, off the shelves. According to the activist, the permanent form of birth control has been causing severe ... · 10/11/2013
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Consumer activist Erin Brockovich is speaking out against Essure, a form of birth control that she says is harming women and should be removed from the market. Brockovich set up a website to gather stories from women about the effects of the Essure
News Max · 10/10/2013
Activist and legal clerk Erin Brockovich, the woman portrayed by Julia Roberts in the 2000 Steven Soderbergh film, went on ABC News recently and said that the birth control Essure is not safe. The FDA approved procedure (since 2002) involves placing ...
2 Paragraphs · 11/15/2014
She was the single mother who took on corporate America and won. Julia Roberts played her in the Hollywood version of her life's work. Now Erin Brockovich is working to raise awareness about what she considers a dangerous method of permanent birth …
BBC · 6/24/2014
Taylor is one of hundreds of women who have resorted to Facebook to describe problems related to a birth control device called Essure. "I used to be a very ... for these women," said consumer advocate Erin Brockovich (the same one from the movie) who ...
WXYZ · 10/25/2013
Erin Brockovich is best known for her instrumental role in the case against Pacific Gas and Electric Co., in which Brockovich’s law firm sued the company for contaminating the water in the Californian town Hinkley. Her story was turned into a movie and ...
Everyday Health · 10/16/2013
Is the IUD Essure harmful to women? Consumer advocate Erin Brockovich explains that this product is almost like a corkscrew -- when it's inserted into the fallopian tube, and scar tissue adheres around it. It's considered a permanent form of birth control ...
The Huffington Post · 11/26/2013
Erin Brockovich, whose fight against an electric company became a Julia Roberts movie, has taken up a new cause. Now 53, the famed consumer advocate has started a grassroots campaign against the Essure birth control procedure, which she wants …
United Press International · 10/10/2013
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Erin Brockovich-Ellis (born on June 22, 1960) is an American legal clerk and environmental activist, who, despite the …
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