Johnson & Johnson announced its proposal to pay $8.9 billion in an effort to settle a multitude of lawsuits alleging its talc-based baby powder caused their cancer. The company aims to resolve decades of litigation that has tarnished its reputation by utilizing a contentious bankruptcy strategy. Johnson & Johnson revealed in … [Read more...] about Johnson & Johnson Proposes $8.9 Billion Settlement for Talc Baby Powder Allegations
DELAWARE - According to a news story on Reuters, a Delaware bankruptcy judge stated that she was undecided about a request by talc cancer personal injury claimants to block Johnson & Johnson from shifting and shielding valuable assets. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein announced this during a virtual hearing. The … [Read more...] about Johnson & Johnson Attempting “Asset Maneuvering”
Talcum Powder Inhalation and Products Exposing to the Female Genital Area Are Deemed Dangerous Health Risks NORTH AMERICA - According to Health Canada, the agency issued a Product Advisory (ID number: RA-75453) on April 22, 2021, stating that the conclusion of a three-year joint screening assessment with Environment and Climate … [Read more...] about Talcum Powder Inhalation and Exposure Cancer Lawsuits
Health Canada Warns Citizens That Talc Poses Health Risks in Forms Such as Baby Powder, Cosmetics, Bath bombs, and Other Talc Products Health Canada researchers and researchers from Environment and Climate Change Canada published the final conclusions of a screening assessment that studied the safety of talc products. The … [Read more...] about Health Canada Publishes a New Talc Health Risk Warning
According to an article posted on healthline.com, talcum-based products like baby powder, body powder, and cosmetics are popular and effective in keeping the skin dry. Because talcum powder has been used in the health and beauty industry, talc's potential link to cancer is a terrifying possibility. Medical research studies have shown … [Read more...] about Is there a Link Between Talcum Powder and Cancer?
Talc Cancer Lawsuits Filed Against Johnson & Johnson's Spark Concerns About Its COVID-19 Vaccine A news article published on newsweek.com reports that there is growing concern over the Johnson & Johnson one-shot vaccine following the tens of thousands of talc cancer lawsuits that have been filed against the company. … [Read more...] about Talc Cancer Lawsuits Spark Concerns About Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine
February 22, 2021 - A news report posted on Reuters.com states that Johnson & Johnson set aside $3.9 billion in litigation expenses, which will be used for its talc-related litigation, reserves, and some talc-related settlements. Johnson & Johnson faces 25,000 talc cancer lawsuits filed by consumers who used their baby powder … [Read more...] about Johnson & Johnson Sets Aside $4 Billion for a Talc Cancer Verdict
According to a news report posted on BusinessInsider.com, researchers discovered small amounts of asbestos, a deadly cancer-causing mineral, in a children's makeup kit and in certain eye shadow products containing Talc. Asbestos is the only cause of mesothelioma, which is an uncurable form of deadly lung cancer. According … [Read more...] about Asbestos Found in Children’s Makeup Kit and Some Eye Shadow Products