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J&J Wins Mesothelioma Talcum Powder case in NJ

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 11, 2018 ~ J&J has won a talcum powder case in New Jersey, filed by a woman who claims the asbestos in the powder gave her mesothelioma. J&J Wins Mesothelioma Talcum Powder case in NJ A talcum powder case being heard in a New [...]

By |2018-10-11T22:42:47-04:00October 11th, 2018|Featured, Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

Where is J&J Talc Mined?

Three Springs Mine, So of Perth, Wikipedia Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 5, 2016 ~ Mining Conglomerates Named in Talcum Powder/ Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits. Did the talcum powder that Johnson & Johnson used in its baby powder linked to ovarian cancer come from Australia?  That is what [...]

By |2016-09-05T19:22:32-04:00September 5th, 2016|Medical News, Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

Welcome to MND on Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 13, 2016 ~ Welcome to MND.  For five years Mesh News Desk has covered primarily the injuries coming from mesh created to be permanently placed in the pelvis in women.  There are now more lawsuits consolidated in one court than for any other dangerous [...]

By |2016-08-13T21:57:05-04:00August 13th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

Talc & Cancer: Epithelial Ovarian Tumors are Most Common

Overy, from NIH.gov Women's Health News Desk, August 12, 2016 ~ Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer. This article is part of a series written by Nurse Practitioner Eva Hvingelby, NP, PhD.  She has been working in health care for over 25 years with a focus on traumatic injury [...]

By |2016-08-13T22:09:54-04:00August 12th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|2 Comments

Talc and Cancer: How Does Talc Get to the Ovary?

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 13, 2016 ~  You've heard the verdicts from  a number of lawsuits that claim the use of talcum powder led to ovarian cancer. Juries have overwhelmingly agreed with the plaintiffs. Johnson & Johnson, maker of Baby Powder, says the link is highly speculative. One [...]

By |2016-08-13T22:29:50-04:00August 12th, 2016|Medical News, Talcum Powder/Cancer|2 Comments

Talc & Ovarian Cancer – Staying Healthy after Treatment

Women's Health News Desk, August 11, 2016 ~ As part of our series on the use of talcum powder and its suspected link to ovarian cancer, author Eva Hvingelby, NP PhD writes about keeping healthy after you have been treated for cancer. Juries have found enough evidence to award plaintiffs [...]

By |2016-08-13T22:42:43-04:00August 11th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

Talc & Cancer : How Does Chemotherapy Work?

Woman undergoing treatment, WikiCommons Women's Health News Desk, August 10, 2016 ~ How does Chemotherapy Work? by Eva Hvingelby, NP PhD Chemotherapy uses drugs that have been designed to kill certain types of cells, often by interfering with their ability to reproduce. Chemotherapy is provided in a way [...]

By |2016-08-13T22:26:39-04:00August 10th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments