Endometriosis recognized as a long-lasting disease by a unanimous assembly

Demonstrators during the World Day against Endometriosis, organized by the French associations ENDOmind and MEMS (Mon Endométriose Ma Souffrance), on March 24, 2018, in Paris. ALAIN JOCARD / AFP It was a vote that won unanimous support. Two days after Emmanuel Macron’s announcements, the National Assembly voted, Thursday, January 13, a resolution carried by the … Read more

Dépakine: Sanofi’s responsibility recognized by the courts

COLCANOPA Sanofi a “Committed a fault by failing to fulfill its obligation of vigilance and its obligation to inform” on the risks to the fetus of taking Depakine in pregnant women. For several years, with this antiepileptic drug with recognized effectiveness, the laboratory has “Produced and marketed a defective product”, in the sense that he … Read more

Prostate cancers linked to exposure to chlordecone recognized as an occupational disease

Demonstration against the threat of prescription of the health scandal file related to chlordecone, in Fort-de-France, Martinique, February 27, 2021. LIONEL CHAMOISEAU / AFP Prostate cancers linked to exposure to chlordecone, a pesticide widely used for decades in the West Indies, are now recognized as an occupational disease, according to a decree published on Wednesday, … Read more