It was more than 35 years ago that residential leaded paint was outlawed in the United States. Banning the paint, however, didn’t remove it from the walls of millions of homes and it didn’t stop U.S. companies from manufacturing leaded paint to be sold in other countries.
It's shocking how many dirty lies and acts of deception have been unearthed over the years, committed by some of the world's largest automakers, and Volkswagen's blatant admission is only the latest in what is starting to look like a veritable mountain of buried truths.
An FDA Advisory Committee met to discuss the risks and benefits of Bayer’s Essure® permanent birth control device. Afterward, a colleague who was present for the discussion relayed the heartbreaking stories shared by women with Essure implants, as well as the commentary and insights of the Panel.