Bayer Suspends Essure Sterilizing Birth-Control Implant From Foreign Markets

But it is business as usual in the U.S. for the device plagued by lawsuits and allegations of harm. Celeste McGovern German drugs and pesticides manufacturer Bayer AG will discontinue marketing its birth-control sterilization device Essure in all countries outside of the United States, the company quietly announced this month. Complaints from women about health […]

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Extreme Makeover Family Planning

How can anyone disagree with Melinda Gates? She walks onto the stage and she’s instantly likeable. She’s confident, but not threatening. She’s pretty, but not a supermodel. She’s well-dressed, but not flashy.  She’s smart and articulate, but down to earth.  She’s America’s billionaire soccer mom. And, the wife of Microsoft founder Bill Gates is no […]

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