Until the first transvaginal mesh device was released in 1996, pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) were treated through surgery, sewing and reinforcing the ligaments... more
Washington, DC By Lucy Campbell: A post-marketing report released in October by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the safety of new generation contraceptives reportedly states that the Ortho... more
According toFood and Drug Administration officials they will soon be regulating many smartphone applications and other smartphone related devices.
The regulation will primarily focus on those apps... more
It has recently been reported that Johnson Johnson (J J) continued to market and sell its Gynecare ProLift transvaginal mesh product for months after the FDA ordered it to stop marketing the device.... more
The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warningabout skin creams, beauty and antiseptic soaps, or lotions that might contain mercury. While products containing mercury are prohibited in the... more