(Nov. 19, 2019) Johnson & Johnson recalled some of its talcum powder products last month after the FDA found asbestos in J&J talc powder. The FDA said that it found "sub-trace" levels of asbestos
(Nov. 5, 2019) Zantac was recalled from store shelves by Walgreens, Rite Aid, and CVS last month over a cancer scare. Wal-Mart later joined in the recall, and Novartis also halted global distribution of
(Oct. 7, 2019) As vaping injuries now top 1,000, with 18 deaths reported, the FDA issued an updated warning last week. The agency has said that most of the 1,080 reported injuries have come
(Sept. 26, 2019) Juul will stop advertising, and the company plans to fire its CEO, according to an Associated Press report yesterday. The announcement comes as leading government health officials say underage vaping has
(Sept. 11, 2019) The FDA warned JUUL Labs this week for misleading young people with aggressive e-Cigarette marketing campaigns. The FDA warning – announced Sept. 9, 2019 – included the agency’s objections to JUUL’s claims
(August 26, 2019) – Juul must face an e-cigarette lawsuit filing, a California federal judge ruled on August 23. The company can trim some claims in a proposed class action lawsuit that alleges Juul
(July 23, 2019) It is now official: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is an industry-captured entity. It does not “work” for the people of this country for whom it was created, by President Richard Nixon
(July 16, 2019) Calling Monsanto “reprehensible” for concealing the cancerous hazards of Roundup, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria refused to toss out a jury verdict against the chemical giant this week. Judge Chhabria oversaw
(July 12, 2019) Monsanto money buys science. The embodiment of the way Monsanto works to buy whatever scientific “expert” opinions it needs is readily seen in the person of one Dr. Nina V. Federoff.
Several studies have linked pesticides to child development problems. Those near farms face the greatest risk. (June 17, 2019) Young children exposed to pesticides containing chlorpyrifos can suffer lifelong problems that include autism,
(June 13, 2019) – A California jury ruled yesterday that asbestos in Johnson & Johnson and Colgate Palmolive's talcum powder products likely caused a woman’s cancer. The jury awarded the dying woman $12 million.
The Roundup cocktail that has killed living things for decades now threatens its Monsanto creator. One is reminded of Macbeth's pausing to consider the fallout before he murders Duncan: "That we but teach bloody instructions
Bayer begins internal investigation as law enforcement investigates. (May 17, 2019) Monsanto has for at least a decade made “hit lists” of people it considers enemies, including select journalists, lawmakers, regulators, and scientists. Monsanto
(April 17, 2019) The US FDA announced yesterday that it was recalling all remaining surgical mesh products used on women to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP). The FDA said it determined that Boston Scientific