The agency has dropped the ball on women’s health issues from the power morcellator to the Essure birth control device, surgical pelvic mesh and on and on. Reporter, researcher, Michele Llamas writes an excellent big picture story of the many ways the FDA is not protecting women, the majority consumer of medical products and procedures.
“When it comes to the availability of life-saving medical products and the safety of drugs and devices, men still have the upper hand. One of the greatest and most powerful health agencies in the world, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is a big part of the problem.”
Please read it..