McGava Nelson posted her experience on a Facebook page about Essure. She’s among thousands of women who’ve done the same. There’s also a website started by consumer advocate Erin Brockovich ... seriously,” said Dr. Edio …
Essure is classified as a class 3 device by the FDA and qualifies for preemption. Meaning, lawsuits can't be brought against the device's manufacturer, Bayer. It's one of the reasons why activist, Erin Brockovich got involved. Brockovich …
In the last two decades since Erin Brockovich's remarkable win against Big Gas ... Now, she's got all the tools of social media to drive home her messages. Statement by Bayer on Essure, 23 July, 2013 NewsChannel5.com "At Bayer, we …
FDA spokesperson Morgan Liscinsky says, "The FDA takes reports of problems with Essure very seriously and will continue to review them carefully." Activist Erin Brockovich, who is posting women's stories about Essure on her …
The announcement by the FDA and the promise of the September meeting is a step forward for the Essure Problems group, which has enlisted the help of environmental lawyer Erin Brockovich (yes, that one) in a few pending lawsuits to …
Activist Erin Brockovich has started her own website devoted to problems with Essure. For women who say they've suffered from devastating side effects, the only thing left to do now is to warn others of the potential risks. "I just think it should …
The agency found that Essure's labeling addresses some of the issues and that no conclusive evidence connects Essure to symptoms such as extreme fatigue, depression and weight change. "Although there is evidence of complications, as …
RINGTOWN -- An estimated 1,000 women around the country have gone online to blame the Essure birth control device for their ... "I had several hundred women coming to me," said Erin Brockovich. From her office in Los Angeles, Brockvich …
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 …
Essure is now owned by Bayer Healthcare, which purchased the product from Conceptus, Inc. The Facebook group has …