Talcum Powder Lawsuit Lawyers in New Hampshire & Maine
We Are Backed by Over 30 Years of Experience
For decades, women have been using talcum-based powders, such as Johnson
& Johnson’s Baby Powder, as a personal hygiene substance. While
the product may appear harmless, many medical reports state that many
of these talc-based products have been linked to the development of ovarian
cancer in women. In fact, the United States Food and Drug Administration
states that literature from as far back as the 1960’s has suggested
a connection between talc powders and ovarian cancer.
If you or someone you love has developed ovarian cancer, and you believe
it may have been caused by a talc-powder, it is crucial that you contact
experienced representation right away. At Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.,
our New Hampshire personal injury lawyers are committed to protecting
the rights of those harmed by other persons and entities.
When you choose to work with our team, you can rest easily knowing we will
provide you with the following:
- A reputable and experienced team of lawyers ready to fight for you
- State-of-the-art technologies to provide you with innovative legal solutions
- A team with a proven track record
- A firm backed by more than three decades of experience
To discuss your case,
get in touch with a New Hampshire personal injury attorney at Shaheen & Gordon,
P.A. We serve clients throughout Northern New England and beyond.
Dangerous Talcum Powder Constituents
Most talcum powder products are made using the following types of ingredients:
- Oxygen talcum
In most cases, these products are used to reduce and prevent friction that
is caused by excessive moisture. Additionally, many people find these
products useful to maintain drier skin in order to decrease the likelihood
of rashes. However, studies have shown that when talc powder products
are used on or near female genitals, the particles can migrate inside
the body and become trapped in the ovaries. When these particles become
stuck in the ovaries, they can cause the ovaries to inflame and produce
According to the
Cancer Prevention Research Journal, women who use these products on or near the genital areas
increase the risks of developing ovarian cancer by nearly 41%. Still, many of these talcum powder products remain in stores and do not
come equipped with adequate safety warnings.
Our New Hampshire Personal Injury Team Can Fight for You!
Our team at Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. is dedicated to fighting for the
rights of those who have been harmed by dangerous products. If you have
become ill and believe a talcum-based powder caused your harm, contact
our New Hampshire personal injury lawyers right away. When you entrust us with your case, we will explore every
detail and use only top-tier legal strategies to pursue justice for you.
Because these types of cases are time sensitive, we urge you to call us
Schedule your free consultation with a New Hampshire personal injury attorney now! We are backed by the
experience and resources it takes to win your fight!