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Newly Diagnosed with Incontinence? What You Should Ask to Avoid a Mesh Repair

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 22, 2019 ~  This is a story that is re-printed occasionally because there are newly diagnosed women with incontinence who are being told that a polypropylene mesh is their only answer to treat incontinence. Doctors are selling patients by easing their concerns, selling them [...]

By |2019-08-17T23:34:21-04:00July 22nd, 2019|Featured|5 Comments

California AG Suit Over J&J Pelvic Mesh Injuries Begins Today

Calif. Attny. Gen. Becerra Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 15, 2019 ~ This is the second of four State Attorneys General suing Johnson & Johnson (J&J) over its pelvic mesh devices and the cost to the state. The first trial by Washington State ended just before trial [...]

By |2019-07-22T13:30:52-04:00July 15th, 2019|Featured|45 Comments

Coloplast Mesh and Med Device Maker Exploring Sale

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 23,2019~  Coloplast had nearly 3,000 pelvic mesh cases filed in federal court in West Virginia and had recent disappointing news about its remaining mesh on the market.   The doors appear to be closing on its  urology division.  Coloplast Exploring Sale It has not been [...]

By |2019-06-24T00:03:42-04:00June 24th, 2019|Featured|0 Comments

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

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