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Curtis Weyant

Managing Editor

Credentials and Publications

  • Roberts Wesleyan College (B.A.)
  • Signum University (M.A.)

About Curtis Weyant

Curtis Weyant has more than 20 years as a writer, editor, and communicator, publishing on a wide variety of topics, especially in the financial, legal, and medical fields. At ConsumerSafety.org, Curtis oversees the day-to-day publication of all content, ensuring its relevance with the mission of the site and adherence to the strict Editorial Guidelines we have adopted.

Curtis has been published in peer-reviewed journals, print books, and on a variety of websites and blogs, and he has presented at a number of conferences across the country. His work has appeared or been cited in Salon, PopMatters, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and elsewhere. Curtis holds a BA in English Literature from Roberts Wesleyan College and an MA in Language & Literature from Signum University.

Stories by Curtis Weyant

Health
UPDATE: Man Receives $289 Million for Roundup Lawsuit; Monsanto Faces 8,000 More Cases
Update 2 – October 23, 2018: On Monday, October 22, 2018, a San Francisco Superior Court judge denied Monsanto’s request for a new trial, […]
August 28, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Essure Recall Issued Ahead of Netflix Documentary
Essure Lawsuit Update: Late last week, Bayer Health Pharmaceuticals announced that it was going to completely discontinue its Essure birth control device in the United […]
July 23, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
Talcum Powder Lawsuit Verdict Costs J&J $4.69 Billion
When it comes to talc products, Johnson & Johnson has been getting hammered – or maybe “gavelled” is a better term. In the latest […]
July 13, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
Roundup Cancer Lawsuits Can Move Forward, Judge Decides
Earlier this week, United States District Court Judge Vince Chhabria released a decision allowing hundreds of Roundup lawsuits against Monsanto to move forward. This […]
July 12, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Medications That Cause Depression Could Be a Bigger Problem Than First Thought
Findings from a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association suggest more than one-third of American adults could be experiencing […]
July 10, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Johnson & Johnson Lawsuits Every Person Should Know About
Johnson & Johnson is a huge company that makes a wide variety of health-related products: Consumer health products like talc powder products, shampoos, and […]
July 5, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
New Treatments in Breast Cancer
Similar to other forms of cancer, breast cancer is the result of cells growing rapidly in the breast tissue and forming a tumor. Breast […]
June 13, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
Why People Are Suing Sorin Over 3T Heater-Cooler Devices
Most people probably have never heard of Sorin Group, a medical device company that started in Italy but through multiple acquisitions and mergers is […]
June 7, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
How Does Cerebral Palsy Affect Development?
Developmental disorders can be difficult to identify, as they can exhibit symptoms of other physical disabilities or learning disabilities. Parents may notice that their […]
May 15, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Children
Johnson & Johnson Loses First Asbestos Talcum Powder Lawsuit with $117 Million Verdict
Yesterday, a jury ordered Johnson & Johnson and the French company Imerys Talc to pay $37 million in damages to a man who claims […]
April 6, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Safety
11 Motorcycle Safety Tips for Riders
Riding a motorcycle can be a dangerous activity – for both riders and people in other vehicles. As the days start to get warmer, it’s […]
March 14, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Pradaxa vs Xarelto: Comparing the New Class of Blood Thinners
Until the last decade, the only option available for patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation to help control blood clots was Coumadin (also known as […]
January 25, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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