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

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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 ›

Top 10 Myths Woman are Told Today about Pelvic Mesh

Sharing this excellent article from Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk, called, “Top 10 Myths Woman are Told Today about Pelvic Mesh“, by Jane Akre.  It talks about  things many women have been told about mesh, and/or mesh complications. Things that are just plain wrong, but are still being told routinely to women – even today.  Women that… Read More ›

Mesh surgery scandal: Fury as doctor wins trip to Brazil for recruiting patients to controversial implants trial

Sharing another article from the Daily Record, titled, “Mesh surgery scandal: Fury as doctor wins trip to Brazil for recruiting patients to controversial implants trial“. where it states: “A DOCTOR was sent to Rio de Janeiro as a prize for recruiting the most patients to a trial for controversial mesh implants. Athele Khunda was sent… Read More ›

Former SNP Health Secretary Alex Neil accused of lying over suspension of mesh implant surgery

I saw this article today:  “Former SNP Health Secretary Alex Neil accused of lying over suspension of mesh implant surgery“, from January 2015, where Elaine Holmes, of the Scottish Mesh Survivors’ Hear Our Voice campaign, said: “To say we feel betrayed is an understatement. We trusted Alex Neil to do the right thing. To find… Read More ›

“Why We Can’t Trust Our Doctors: Ex-Pharma Drug Rep Tells All…”

Interesting video, titltled: “Why We Can’t Trust Our Doctors: Ex-Pharma Drug Rep Tells All…” It’s talking about doctors and pharmaceutical reps, and drugs, but it can also be applied to the mesh manufacturer sales reps, doctors, and idea of “informed consent” as well… I posted the following comment there (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KTRt5wBlUHc): I learned the hard way… Read More ›

Top 10 Things to Know About Mesh BEFORE Having Surgery for POP or SUI

What if I could go back in time to before I had my mesh implant for SUI? What are the things I wish I had known? What do I think I SHOULD have been told? What do I think are the basics that everyone should know before they have surgery for any pelvic repairs, including… Read More ›

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