1. Contaminated skin-care cream leaves woman in semi-comatose state, officials say  Fox News
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  3. Tainted skin cream from Mexico leaves woman in semi-comatose state, prompts health warning  WTVR CBS 6 News
  4. Sacramento woman gets mercury poisoning from skin cream from Mexico  KCRA Sacramento
  5. Sacramento Woman in 'Semi-Comatose' State After Using Face Cream Tainted With Mercury  The Daily Beast
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Her son reportedly told a local news outlet that his mother knew a substance was added to the cream before it was shipped.Her son reportedly told a local news outlet that his mother knew a substance was added to the cream before it was shipped.

The unnamed Sacramento woman had used Pond's labelled anti-wrinkle cream that was 'informally imported' from Mexico. Officials later found it contained methylmercury.The unnamed Sacramento woman had used Pond's labelled anti-wrinkle cream that was 'informally imported' from Mexico. Officials later found it contained methylmercury.

Sacramento woman in semi-comatose state after using tainted skin cream imported from Mexico  | Daily Mail Online

She reportedly obtained the product “through an informal network that imported the cream from Mexico.”She reportedly obtained the product “through an informal network that imported the cream from Mexico.”

Sacramento Woman in ‘Semi-Comatose’ State After Using Face Cream Tainted With Mercury

The 47-year-old woman came to a hospital with high levels of mercury in her blood. Heath officials said she showed up at the emergency room with numbness in her hands and face, trouble walking and slurred speech, which got worse over several weeks.

Sacramento woman gets mercury poisoning from skin cream from Mexico - SFGate

Health officials say a Sacramento woman has been left in a semi-comatose state after using a tainted skin cream product.Health officials say a Sacramento woman has been left in a semi-comatose state after using a tainted skin cream product.

Tainted Skin Cream Imported From Mexico Leaves Sacramento Woman In Semi-Comatose State – CBS Sacramento

Health officials in Northern California issued a warning on Tuesday after a tainted skin cream imported from Mexico left a Sacramento woman in a semi-comatose state.Health officials in Northern California issued a warning on Tuesday after a tainted skin cream imported from Mexico left a Sacramento woman in a semi-comatose state. The Pond's-labeled skin cream was found to have been contaminated with methylmercury, a hazardous substance that can cause severe illness and is "extremely dangerous to adults and children," according to a news release on Sacramento County's website.

Tainted Skin Cream Imported From Mexico Leaves NorCal Woman in Semi-Comatose State, Prompts Health Warning | KTLA

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Health officials in Northern California issued a warning on Tuesday after a tainted skin cream imported from Mexico left a Sacramento woman in a semi-comatose state.SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Health officials in Northern California issued a warning on Tuesday after a tainted skin cream imported from Mexico left a Sacramento woman in a semi-comatose state. The Pond's-labeled skin cream was found to have been contaminated with methylmercury, a hazardous substance that can cause severe illness and is "extremely dangerous to adults and children," according to a news release on Sacramento County's website.

Tainted skin cream from Mexico leaves woman in semi-comatose state, prompts health warning | WPMT FOX43

A California woman was left in a semi-comatose state after using a tainted skin cream she ordered from Mexico.A California woman was left in a semi-comatose state after using a tainted skin cream she ordered from Mexico.

Tainted skin cream from Mexico leaves California woman in semi-comatose state after mercury poisoning - New York Daily News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Health officials in Northern California issued a warning on Tuesday after a tainted skin cream imported from Mexico left a Sacramento woman in a semi-comatose state.SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Health officials in Northern California issued a warning on Tuesday after a tainted skin cream imported from Mexico left a Sacramento woman in a semi-comatose state. The Pond's-labeled skin cream was found to have been contaminated with methylmercury, a hazardous substance that can cause severe illness and is "extremely dangerous to adults and children," according to a news release on Sacramento County's website.

Tainted skin cream leaves woman in semi-comatose state, prompts health warning | myfox8.com

The woman obtained the cream -- which is used to lighten skin and get rid of spots and wrinkles -- through an informal network that imports the product from Mexico.

Tainted skin cream from Mexico leaves woman in semi-comatose state – fox5sandiego.com

SACRAMENTO -- Doctors say they found methylmercury in a jar of face cream owned by a Sacramento woman who fell ill at the end of June. "You know, she doesn't speak and we're not really sure if she's fully focused looking at us and stuff," said the patient’s son, who wanted to be known as Jay.SACRAMENTO -- Doctors say they found methylmercury in a jar of face cream owned by a Sacramento woman who fell ill at the end of June. "You know, she doesn't speak and we're not really sure if she's fully focused looking at us and stuff," said the patient’s son, who wanted to be known as Jay. "She can't get up, stand, walk or none of that. She's just kind of bedbound kind of right now."

Sacramento Woman in Semi-Comatose State after Using Tainted Face Cream from Mexico | FOX40

A Sacramento woman is in the hospital in a semi-comatose state after using skin cream tainted with methylmercury, according to public health officials. A Sacramento woman is in the hospital in a semi-comatose state after using skin cream tainted with methylmercury, according to public health officials.

Tainted skin cream from Mexico gives Sacramento woman mercury poisoning | KRON4