Tag Archives: Roundup

Weekly Roundup for MAY 17, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

There have been many articles in the media covering the article at the top of the list.  In this study, researchers from Quebec observe an increased risk of spontaneous abortion (miscarriage) in women using benzodiazepines during pregnancy.  We will be writing more about this study later in the week. Several articles look at the impact… Read More »

Jurors punish Monsanto with a record $2 billion verdict over Roundup weedkiller. But the story’s not over

And all three juries have sided with the patients — including a California jury that just awarded a couple $ 2.055 billion in damages. But Monday’s massive verdict isn’t just the biggest against Monsanto so far. It’s also the largest award of any personal injury case this year and the eighth largest in US history,… Read More »

Bayer to pay $2 billion after losing suit that claims weedkiller Roundup causes cancer

Bottles of Roundup weed killer move along the production line at the herbicide manufacturing facility operated by Monsanto. Jasper Juinen | Bloomberg | Getty Images Bayer on Monday was ordered by a Northern California jury to pay more than $ 2 billion to a couple who say they were diagnosed with cancer after using the… Read More »