In the early 1970s, studies uncovered a link between ovarian cancer and talcum powder. Talcum powder was popularized by Johnson & Johnson® with Baby Powder and Shower to Shower®. Johnson & Johnson has tried to hide and manipulate research to make it seem like its dangerous product was safe. In 1999, the American Cancer Society announced talcum powder use could lead to serious illness. Regardless, products remain on store shelves, many of them without any warning that talcum powder could increase the risk of developing cancer. In May of 2020, Johnson & Johnson announced it would stop selling its talcum-based powder in the United States.
If you have been diagnosed with cancer after using Johnson & Johnson's Baby Powder or Shower to Shower®, you may qualify for compensation.
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