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Husband of Yaz victim says pills were ‘catastrophic in our lives’

“The decision to begin taking Yaz was catastrophic in our lives,” says Christopher Hull of Bedford, Texas, in a response to a comment on the April 19, 2010, Los Angeles Times article “New Pills, New Issues,” which addressed the safety of birth control pills. Ivan Garcia of Los Angeles had argued the article was “discouraging” for an up-and-coming college student considering the medical field. The news story focused on lawsuits filed against Bayer Healthcare over its birth control pills Yaz and Yasmin (ocella) and claims that the pill caused women, including young and otherwise healthy women, to suffer from serious ... Read More