Talcum Powder-Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits Centralized in New Jersey

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The National Law Review, Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Since evidence surfaced linking the use of talcum powder products to the development of ovarian cancer, hundreds of women have filed lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson and other manufacturers of talc based products. In December of 2015, over 100 of these cases were consolidated into a Multi-County […]

Amid concerns, why do we even have baby powder anymore?

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USA Today, Mary Bowerman For decades, a staple of many parents’ changing tables was a container of baby powder, but as with many child-rearing recommendations some pediatricians now recommend avoiding the product completely. The American Pediatric Association recommends against using baby powder, initially over concerns that talc, which was used in some products but has […]