Monday, December 16, 2019

Jury Tells J&J to Pay $72 Million for Causing Ovarian Cancer with its Talcum Powder

Baby powder is one of the most commonly-used household products in America - but could it be a major cause of ovarian cancer?Earlier this week - a jury in Missouri ordered Johnson and Johnson to fork over $72 million to the family of a woman who claimed to develop...

J&J Profits While Women Suffer from Ovarian Cancer

Several studies have been conducted which link talc powder to ovarian cancer, and talc is a common ingredient in many Johnson & Johnson products. In 23 case-controlled studies conducted by the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer in May of 2015 found that talc use increased the risk of ovarian...

Can Talcum Powder Really Cause Ovarian Cancer

When one thinks of the well-known brand Johnson & Johnson, the image of a happy mother and child fresh from a no-tears bath and powdering may come to mind, but that image is no more as it has been discovered that products by Johnson & Johnson containing talc are...