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A class action lawsuit is being led against medical device manufacturer Bayer, over allegations that its Essure contraceptive device has caused hundreds of women in Australia life-changing complications. more

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This Netflix title aims to highlight the horrors of the medical device market. more

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After years of controversy, Bayer has decided to stop selling its Essure birth control device in the US, equating the decision to a decline in sales. more

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In an attempt to inform women about the potential dangers of the Essure device, the FDA has issued an order restricting the sale and distribution of the device. more

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A woman is suing medical device maker Bayer after experiencing agonising pain due to a controversial contraceptive implant. more

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Pharmaceutical company Bayer has announced it is ending the sale of its Essure sterilisation device in all non-US countries. more

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Earlier this week the Victoria Derbyshire Show reported that some women are undergoing hysterectomies to remove the sterilisation device, Essure. more

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The Victoria Derbyshire Show has reported that some women are undergoing hysterectomies to remove the sterilisation device, Essure. The BBC has covered the story. more

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A study run by Art Sedrakyan of Weill Cornell Medicine found that women implanted with Bayer AG’s Essure sterility device were ten times more likely to need new operations as women who got standard sterility surgery more

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