Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay a hefty sum of $110 million to Lois Slemp for causing her cancer. The court believed that the talc and baby powder products used for feminine hygiene were not labeled as a risk to cause ovarian cancer.
A state jury in Missouri did not think that evidence linking talcum powder with ovarian cancer was strong enough to require Johnson & Johnson to put warning labels on its products. This is a victory for the company after it lost three previous, similar lawsuits in St. Louis.
Google is collaborating with Johnson & Johnson to form a new company called Verb Surgical that is aimed at making systems that are robot-assisted that would provide faster, smarter and advanced systems
Johnson & Johnson is once again reminding doctors to steer clear of certain medical tools used to perform a hysterectomy or fibroid-removal surgery.
Instead of alerting patients whose blood glucose level is dangerously high, the device simply shuts off.
The attorney for the plaintiff suing Johnson and Johnson for their metal-on-metal hip implants says that the company’s pursuit of profits led it to sell an implant that was defective and wore out more quickly than that of their competitors.
Johnson & Johnson lost its first case regarding its vaginal mesh product and must pay $3.35 million to the plaintiff.
Staying active, productive, and keeping your mind at work, is a great way of staying healthy and happy. This is particularly true during lockdown, when it can feel easy to slip into a rut of laziness, without any clear-cut schedule. But with monotony talking its toll and resulting in a serious lack of motivation for many, how do we keep on top of a consistent workflow and schedule? Stuck for inspiration on how to stay productive and pro-active during the self-isolation, and also generally in your everyday life going forward? Take a look at this short list that we’ve compiled, detailing some practices that you might want to try and employ where possible.