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H.R. 2164- Fighting for Your Right to Take Defective Medical Devices to Court

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 12, 2019 ~ H.R. 2164 would restore an Americans right to take a defective medical device maker to trial and receive compensation. Under current law, if a device is Class III, you have lost that right. This group wants to change that and they [...]

By |2019-04-17T17:36:06-04:00April 12th, 2019|Featured|0 Comments

Common Benefit Fee 5% – Did You Pay It?

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, February 22, 2019 ~ Have you received a pelvic mesh settlement? Are you about to? Please understand there is a fee involved that you may not have to fully pay.   Common Benefit Fee (CBF) A lawyer recently told me: “I wanted to make sure that you [...]

By |2019-03-21T12:42:21-04:00February 22nd, 2019|Featured|25 Comments

Rand Paul Chooses Shouldice Clinic for Hernia Repair!

Mesh News Desk, January 14, 2019 ~ He is not only a member of Congress but a medical doctor. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) is reportedly having his upcoming hernia surgery performed in Canada at the renowned Shouldice Clinic! Mr. Paul could have his surgery anywhere in the world.  As a [...]

By |2019-01-15T10:46:36-04:00January 14th, 2019|Featured|8 Comments

Editorial: The FDA’s Growing Pains to Enhance Postmarket Safety of Medical Devices

Power morcellator, Contemporary ObGyn Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 24, 2011 ~ The FDA seems to be in a game of catch up when it comes to regulating medical devices, following the lead of manufacturers and relying on their promises rather than assuring a device is safe [...]

By |2018-12-08T12:03:59-04:00November 24th, 2018|Featured|5 Comments

Industry Paints Rosy Picture About Vaginal Mesh and its Future

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 24, 2018 ~ Industry White Papers continue to point to a bright future for polypropylene mesh implants despite the number of patient injuries and the unanswered mysteries as to why they exist.   MESH INDUSTRY PROSPECTS “Vaginal Mesh is Booming” the market research report promises. [...]

By |2018-10-24T15:31:23-04:00October 24th, 2018|Featured|1 Comment

J&J Wins Mesothelioma Talcum Powder case in NJ

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 11, 2018 ~ J&J has won a talcum powder case in New Jersey, filed by a woman who claims the asbestos in the powder gave her mesothelioma. J&J Wins Mesothelioma Talcum Powder case in NJ A talcum powder case being heard in a New [...]

By |2018-10-11T22:42:47-04:00October 11th, 2018|Featured, Talcum Powder/Cancer|0 Comments

Breaking the Silence: Nancy Gretzinger, Author, Educator, Patient Advocate, Mesh Victim

Dr. Nancy Gretzinger and Christian Twiss, MD Mesh Medical Device News Desk,  Nancy Gretzinger, Author, Educator, Patient Advocate, mesh victim is Breaking the Silence Like many women, Nancy Gretzinger experienced mild incontinence. Since she was having a pool installed in her Phoenix backyard, she thought it might be a [...]

By |2018-09-20T16:56:16-04:00September 20th, 2018|Featured|3 Comments

Lawsuit Funders Investigated by NY State, Florida

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 11, 2018 ~ The topic of seeking funding for your mesh removal surgery is certainly a controversial one. While some believe all funders are bad, in some cases, they have provided the resources for a much-needed surgery when there are no other options. On [...]

By |2018-09-12T11:58:42-04:00September 12th, 2018|Featured|11 Comments

Alert: Polypropylene Male Sling Showing Problems

AMS Advance Sling System Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 18, 2018 ~ Besides transvaginal and hernia mesh, a number of other implantable medical devices for the pelvic region are also showing similar complication rates, including the implantable male sling.   Polypropylene.  It is the cheap commercial plastic polymer [...]

By |2018-07-24T22:13:15-04:00July 18th, 2018|Featured|3 Comments

J&J Second Q Report – Rosy Picture for Medical Devices

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 17, 2018 ~ Amid the reports of a growing company, Johnson & Johnson is facing massive litigation costs it's required to disclose under the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Litigation Amid Profits The second quarter report on earnings for Johnson & Johnson reports a rosy [...]

By |2018-07-17T14:09:53-04:00July 17th, 2018|Featured|0 Comments