Adding my two cents to the mega mesh mess surrounding transvaginal mesh complications…

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Jury Awards Plaintiff $100 Million in Boston Scientific Pelvic Mesh Trial

Glad to see another case was recently won in favor of the patient that was injured by mesh.   You would think $100 million ought to send a message!?  Now, there’s only about 99,999 more cases to go now against Boston Scientific, J&J, and a few other manufacturers.  I heard they claim they will run out of money…… Read More ›

Are you a GOOD mesh? Or a BAD mesh?

I keep hearing about doctors telling patients they don’t use “the bad mesh”… or that “the bad mesh was recalled”. Many are saying their doctor only uses “the good mesh”.
Well?? What exactly are the “good” or “bad” meshes? That is a good question.

Is it Just Transvaginal Mesh Causing Problems?

Is it the mesh?  Or where and how it is placed?  What about hernia mesh?  Or implanting a surgical mesh through the abdomen to correct prolapse? Is it just the vaginally placed mesh that is causing all the problems? Not that my opinion counts for much, but for what it’s worth?  No.  I can’t believe… Read More ›

Does the FDA say that mesh tapes for SUI are safe and SHOULD be used?

I have a serious question. It’s regarding the FDA warnings for mesh, and I would seriously like some input from ANY doctors out there still promoting/using mesh, or the people marketing it, or just anyone familiar with the whole “mesh mess”.

It is not a real hard question. No opinions are necessary. I’m just looking for some cold hard facts. A website link would be perfect. Ready? Here goes:

QUESTION: Does the FDA say that mesh tapes for SUI are safe and SHOULD be used?

Doctors ask for the word ‘mesh’ to be removed from new patient forms

Just sharing this article from The Daily Record, “Revealed: Campaigners accuse Holyrood of selling out victims as doctors ask for word ‘mesh’ to be removed from new patient forms“, which reads: Revealed: Campaigners accuse Holyrood of selling out victims as doctors ask for word ‘mesh’ to be removed from new patient forms EMAILS seen by… Read More ›

‘I don’t have a life after op’

Sharing the story of yet another woman who is speaking out about how mesh, for SUI, has made her a “broken woman”.   This one was shared in The Evening Times, Glasgow, and reads: ================== ‘I don’t have a life after op’ AN AMBULANCE technician has spoken for the first time about how her life… Read More ›

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