Rocky Mountain Health Watch

Rocky Mountain Health Watch is our firm’s commitment to bringing top-of-mind awareness to the citizens of Wyoming, and beyond, concerning the latest in dangerous products, our litigation updates, and the latest product trends and news across the country.  We hope that this will become a valuable resource for families, parents and older children in all parts of our nation.  For additional stories and up-to-date product news, please also see our Product Warning Blog.
Jason Edward Ochs, General Managing Partner

Essure Birth Control Device Keeping FDA Busy

In 2002, Bayer Pharmaceutical invented a relatively non-invasive form of permanent birth control, known as Essure. The Essure procedure can be done in several minutes by a gynecologist, has a recovery time of approximately two days, and does not require an anesthetic, unlike tubal litigation (colloquially known as “getting your tubes tied”).  Essure is a nickel and titanium covered coil that is inserted into each of a women’s fallopian tubes. The women must take another form of birth control three

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