PIP Inquiry rejects DES Story

In summary, by its actions and inactions, the TGA has stymied the availability of data to the Department of Health and Ageing in relation to the magnitude of the DES problem in Australia

PIP Inquiry Rejects DES StoryGreat disappointment from Down Under! Australian Senate PIP Inquiry rejects DES story’s correlation to PIP breast implant scandal … This is tragic for PIP recipients and all other victims of drug/medical device disasters. Kudos to DES Activist Carol Devine for making a submission about the Therapeutic Goods Administration’s (TGA) mismanagement of the DES drug disaster and how this correlates to the TGA’s current handling of the PIP scandal. It’s so disheartening for DES Activists all over the world … What will it take for the DES story to be heard and its lessons to be learned …?????

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Could BPA cause Women Infertility?

Could this be Why Many Women are Infertile?Bisphenol A, a chemical found in plastics, can lower the fertility of women’s eggs, the latest study suggests.

UPI reports:

The researchers noted BPA — found in the urine of nearly everyone tested in a 2004 U.S. analysis — is an endocrine disruptor that either mimics or blocks body hormones.

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Hormone Replacement Therapy: The Wonder Drug for the ’90s?

The Advantages and the Disadvantages of HRT

HRT The Wonder Drug for the ’90s
Proceed with extra caution if you have been exposed to DES

What are your views about HRT?

Do you think the benefits of Hormone Replacement Therapy during menopause are worth the risks, known and unknown?
Is the treatment safe for DES-exposed women?

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by Isabelle Trépanier and Marie Cocking, DES Action Canada

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DES Activist Caitlin McCarthy on Pinterest

DES Activist Caitlin McCarthyMeet DES Activist Caitlin McCarthy, a DES Daughter and award winning screenwriter of WONDER DRUG movie currently in development, on Pinterest.

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Thousands of suits allege cancer

Diethylstilbestrol DES drug case advances, 2012

DES drug case advances - Thousands of suits allege cancerDES daughter Andrea Goldstein began a DES group in the 1970s. She compares DES with Thalidomide, a drug used in the 1950s to treat morning sickness in pregnant women and later found to cause severe birth defects.

Their injuries are on the outside. We are injured on the inside,” says Ms. Goldstein. “We might look fine, but we’re not.

And this is probably one of the reasons why there is so much silence around the DES issues … The consequences are not in your face and it’s all very intimate and personal …

Read DES drug case advances – Thousands of suits allege cancer,
By Karen Nugent, Telegram, January 20, 2012

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The Healing Power of a Hug

A Sister’s Helping Hand

The Healing Power of a HugDo you believe in the healing power of a hug?
A must read: the beautiful story of a set of twins and a nurse who went against the hospital rules

BIG Group HUG to all DES daughters, DES sons and DES grandchildren and to all my online and offline friends who are supporting us and the DES cause … xx

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