It’s 15 years since the world met Erin Brockovich. At least, it’s 15 years since we saw ... Brockovich has joined a growing number of voices claiming that Essure – a sterilisation product made by pharmaceutical giant Bayer – is dangerous for ...
Daily Telegraph · 9/10/2015
Two Missouri women, who claim the non-surgical sterilization device Essure caused painful and life-altering complications, have joined a grassroots online campaign led by activist Erin Brockovich to remove the device from the market. It used to be that ...
KCTV5 News · ByDeann Smith · 9/24/2013
Erin Brockovich ... Erin Brockovich, which starred Hollywood actress, Julia Roberts. After over a decade, Brockovich has a new campaign. Her latest grassroots campaign aims to stop a popular and permanent form of birth control called the Essure procedure.
Counsel and Heal · 10/11/2013
The latest: hundreds of women say the non-surgical, permanent birth control method Essure has ruined their ... demanding that the FDA pull Essure (produced by Bayer) off the market. Famous consumer advocate and activist Erin Brockovich (yes, that one!) · 11/15/2014
Brockovich is taking on drug manufacturer Bayer after hearing complaints of unremitting pain, bleeding, rashes, and even loss of organs from hundreds of women about Essure, a permanent form of birth control performed by placing metal coils in the fallopian ...
Yahoo Shine Canada · 10/16/2013
Erin Brockovich, the legal clerk and activist who became a household name after Julia Roberts portrayed her in Steven Soderbergh's 2000 movie, told ABC News that the birth control Essure is not safe. The same woman who 1993 led a multimillion-dollar ...
International Business Times · ByM.vultaggio andMaria Vultaggio · 10/10/2013
Consumer advocate Erin Brockovich is now leading the fight against a permanent form of birth control that was pioneered by a Bay Area company. Essure is a tiny coil that's implanted into the fallopian tubes, with no incision. Scar tissue forms around the ...
ABC7 News · 10/10/2013
Erin Brockovich Takes Action The thousands of women who have ... In addition, clinical trial data has shown that the risk of a sensitivity reaction to the Essure device is less than 1 percent. Currently, the labeling includes a nickel warning.
NewsNet 5 · 11/1/2013
Erin Brockovich Takes Action This group of women, along with the thousands of others who have spoken out about Essure, has some significant backing: Famed activist Erin Brockovich. From Los Angeles, she talked with her about why she took on this issue.
TuenTo23 23ABC · 10/4/2013
Women like Desa-Lynch have come together against Essure, forming groups like Essure Stories (from Erin Brockovich) and Essure Problems. National Catholic Register reported late last month that the FDA, after receiving thousands of complaints about ...
Live Action News & Opinion · 7/8/2015