The Link between Primodos and Malformations : Get the Figures

Westminster Hall Debate, 23 April 2019

Sir Edward Davey sets out the evidence to Jackie Doyle-Price, Minister for Mental Health, detailing the risk of malformation caused by Primodos.

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Primodos Drug and The MHRA : MP Yasmin Qureshi’s Request

Yasmin Qureshi MP asked for a fully independent assessment of Carl Heneghan’s systematic review and meta-analysis

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Harms in Healthcare: Primodos, Vaginal Mesh Implants and Sodium Valproate

How concerned should we be about treatment side-effects, innovation and regulatory failures?

Prof Carl Heneghan discusses the evidence about three NHS treatments undergoing government review:

  • Primodos,
  • vaginal mesh implants
  • and the anti-epilepsy sodium valproate.

Oxford University Department for Continuing Education,
Open Event Dec 2018.

Prof Carl Heneghan is Director of the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine. Information about the postgraduate courses and qualifications in EBHC can be found here.

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Des Parents Victimes du Distilbène en Procès contre UCB Pharma

JT 19/20 Pays de la Loire, 16 Avril 2019.

Sylvie et son époux Loïc sont les parents d’un enfant lourdement handicapé, en cause, le Distilbène.

La famille Le Cossec entame un troisième procès contre le laboratoire UCB Pharma : ils veulent être reconnus comme “parents-victimes“.

Distilbène : un couple veut être reconnu comme “parents victimes”

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Primodos Pregnancy Drug Evidence : Marie Lyon’s Story

Primodos linked to birth defects, SkyNews interview, Nov 2018

Campaigner Marie Lyon talks about her daughter’s birth defects after taking the drug Primodos.

  • Reference : @SkyNews, 7:19 PM, 27 Nov 2018.

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The 30-year fight for breast implant safety

Breast implants are 60 years old, and we are still fighting about whether they are safe or not

Sybil Goldrich and Jamee Cook both suffered after getting breast implants, Sybil in 1983 and Jamee in 1998. Together, they are fighting regulators to get more information to people considering getting breast implants.

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Jeremy Hunt Statement Over the Primodos Scandal and Valproate

Hunt: “Immediate action” will be taken, House of Commons, Feb 2018

The health secretary outlines the “immediate actions” that will be taken following the public scandals involving the pregnancy drug Primodos and epilepsy drug valproate.

  • Reference : @SkyNews, 1:16 PM, 21 Feb 2018.

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“Générations Futures” : c’est 20 ans de lutte contre les pesticides !

Ca donne quoi ? Découvrez-le en 4 minutes vidéo !

Alors que la 14e Semaine pour les alternatives aux pesticides se clôture, nous voulions prendre le temps de faire le bilan. L’occasion de se replonger, avec vous, dans les moments les plus marquants de l’histoire de Générations Futures depuis sa création et de partager ensemble ses avancées et ses tournants.

Rappelez-vous : chaque action, chaque victoire, nous la devons à votre générosité et à votre soutien. Du fond du cœur, merci. Rien n’aurait été et ne sera possible sans vous. Pour nous aider à œuvrer pour un avenir sans pesticides de synthèse, rejoignez-nous, parlez de l’association autour de vous, faites un don. Chaque action compte ! Référence.

A judge-led public inquiry on Primodos ? Laura Pidcock MP

Laura Pidcock MP, speaking to the Minister for Mental Health, in the Commons, Feb 2018

Today in the Chamber, I asked @JackieDP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health, whether the Secretary of State would grant a public inquiry on the use of Primodos, a a hormone-based pregnancy test used in the 1960s and 1970s.

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Pregnancy Issues : PM Theresa May Talks about Primodos, 2017

Prime Minister on female health issues

Theresa_May vows to “keep clear focus on women’s health issues” like Primodos and mesh implants – Prime Minister’s Questions.

  • Reference : SkyNews, 12:34 PM, 20 Dec 2017.

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