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Treating Ovarian Cancer

Treating Ovarian Cancer  A number of treatments are used in combination, to give a woman the best chance of recovery from ovarian cancer. Treatment is designed to target the type of cell that is cancerous, and the grade and stage of the disease. Treatment usually begins with surgery. Surgery The [...]

By |2016-07-08T08:18:40-04:00July 7th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

How is Ovarian Cancer Diagnosed?

How is Ovarian Cancer Diagnosed? Ovarian cancer is suspected if a pelvic mass is found during a routine medical exam, or if common ovarian cancer symptoms develop. There are a number of tests that help doctors make the diagnosis. These include the pelvic exam, radiologic scans and surgery. The definitive [...]

By |2016-07-08T08:18:53-04:00July 7th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|2 Comments

What are the Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer?

Stage 2 Ovarian Cancer Women's Health News Desk, July 7, 2016 ~ by Eva Hvingelby NP, PhD What are the Most Common Ovarian Cancer Symptoms? Ovarian cancer symptoms can mimic the signs of other medical conditions such as menstrual cramps, pelvic inflammation, or a bladder infection. This is [...]

By |2016-08-13T22:41:41-04:00July 7th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

What is Ovarian Cancer?

What is Ovarian Cancer? There are about 200 different types of cells in the body and each type of cell serves a unique purpose. Skin cells are protective in nature; cells found in organs secrete chemicals and hormones that maintain the body’s inner balance, and others send electrical signals through [...]

By |2016-07-08T08:20:35-04:00July 7th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

Third Verdict for Toxic Talc J&J Hit with $55 Million Verdict

Mesh News Desk, May 2, 2016 ~ Third Talc Trial Awards $55 Mil to Plaintiff  following $72 Million verdict in February. Fourth talc trial is set for September in  St. Louis.   This is the second verdict this year against Johnson & Johnson over its talcum powder.  On Monday, a [...]

By |2016-07-08T09:25:34-04:00May 2nd, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|14 Comments

J&J Must Pay $72 Million to Plaintiff’s Family Over its Toxic Talc

Jacqueline Fox, National Law Journal Mesh News Desk, February 24, 2016 ~ Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is on the hook for $72 million to the family of a women who used the company’s talcum powder and developed ovarian cancer that killed her last year.   Of that $62 [...]

By |2016-07-08T10:20:33-04:00February 24th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|2 Comments