Bills Introduced To Increase Oversight Of Medical DevicesLawmakers in Washington have introduced a bill to protect patients from faulty medical devices.
FDA Calls For Warnings, Study Of Permanent Birth ControlThe FDA is calling for further study and new changes to the product labeling of a permanent birth control implant called Essure.
FDA Panel Discusses Further Testing Of Popular Birth Control DeviceAn FDA panel heard from patients, clinicians, FDA staffers, and the maker of a popular birth control device called Essure.
FDA Holds Hearing On Permanent Birth ControlThe Food and Drug Administration will hear expert testimony on the safety of a popular form of permanent birth control.
Women Gather For Essure Protest Rally At University Of Colorado HospitalDozens of women gathered to protest a permanent birth control device on Wednesday that they claim has harmed thousands of women.
Women Plan Local, National Rally Against Popular Birth ControlWomen from across Colorado and the nation are planning rallies against a popular form of birth control that they say has ruined their lives.
Colorado Woman Joins Online Complaints About Birth Control MethodA Colorado mother complains of having debilitating symptoms after undergoing a procedure for permanent birth control. She’s among so many other women complaining that consumer advocate Erin Brockovich is taking up the cause.