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Dr. Bendavid Answers Hernia Questions

Dr. Robert Bendavid, Shouldice Hospital, Toronto Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 2017 ~  Dr. Robert Bendavid is a leading hernia surgeon with Shouldice Clinic in Toronto, Canada. He also believes in non-mesh repairs for hernia whenever possible and Shouldice does not use mesh in its hernia repairs. [...]

By |2017-09-10T22:09:18-05:00September 5th, 2017|Your Turn|37 Comments

Australian Health Advocates Articulate Goals for Mesh-Injured

Caz Chisholm, Newcastle Herald photo Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 24, 2017 ~ What Australian women want for their government to become more responsive to the needs of the mesh-injured and to prevent further injuries.  Isn't this a global goal to prevent more injuries in the future?  [...]

By |2017-07-24T08:23:58-05:00July 24th, 2017|Your Turn|3 Comments

Jack Wilkerson Seeks Hernia Surgery in Seoul, S. Korea

Jack Wilkerson, hernia mesh patient Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 5, 2017~ MND loves to hear true tales of healing from readers. Thank you. Jack Wilkerson writes:  I noticed from your website the you are seeking reports relating hernia mesh or no mesh surgery. I had “No [...]

By |2018-06-11T13:26:13-05:00July 5th, 2017|Your Turn|4 Comments

One Woman Facing AMS Legal Setback After TVT-O Injury

Suzanne and her pups Mesh Medical Device News Desk, February 13, 2017~ The following is written by a mesh-injured woman.  Since she is involved in transvaginal mesh litigation, and represented by legal counsel. She does not want to be named. Instead, we will call her Suzanne.  Suzanne was implanted [...]

By |2017-02-21T20:07:16-05:00February 13th, 2017|Your Turn|30 Comments

Urinary Incontinence Alternative to Surgery

Transobturator mesh, from Scottish Pelvic Floor Network Mesh Medical Device News Desk,  January 31, 2017 ~ As an alternative to surgery to treat stress urinary incontinence, Whole Woman Founder, Christine Kent, is offering a  consultation on her unique ways to treat the condition without surgery. Whole Woman is [...]

By |2017-01-31T09:48:30-05:00January 31st, 2017|Your Turn|0 Comments

Falling Through the Cracks – AMS Pelvic Mesh Woman Offered Little

WikiCommons, woman in Mexico, Adam Jones PhD Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 18, 2017 ~ The woman is 34 years old and lives in a southern state.  Because she is represented, she prefers to speak anonymously. Let's call her Karen. She was implanted with American Medical Systems [...]

By |2017-03-20T10:37:42-05:00January 23rd, 2017|Your Turn|60 Comments

Pelvic Mesh Twitter Party This Friday

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 20, 2017 ~Everybody is Tweeting, even our president-elect.  So for those families impacted by pelvic mesh, here is a chance to figure out what Twitter is all about. Some mesh-injured women are really experts including Hash tags,  @'s and compelling graphics. Friday January 20, [...]

By |2017-01-20T03:49:59-05:00January 20th, 2017|Your Turn|3 Comments

Is Your Lawyer Helping To Resolve Your Pelvic Mesh Lawsuit?

Is your law firm responsive to your questions pertaining to your pelvic mesh lawsuit?  Do they return your calls?  Have you received your settlement?  These are questions that plague mesh plaintiffs across the country. Can You Change Your Law Firm? Scales of Justice, WikiCommons Mesh Medical Device News [...]

By |2018-05-29T14:58:41-05:00December 21st, 2016|Your Turn|62 Comments

Hernia Mesh Problems Are Not Going Away

Hernia mesh, WikiCommons Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 19, 2016 ~ They Did It Again… And They Aren’t Going to Stop, Hernia Mesh Problems Are Not Going Away and Are Finally Being Recognized Once Again by the Legal Community, Sponsored Content Hollis Law Firm  By now, everyone [...]

By |2016-10-25T09:00:39-05:00October 19th, 2016|Your Turn|23 Comments

AUGS Survey on Pelvic Mesh Complications

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 21, 2016 ~  Consumers injured by pelvic mesh may want to reach out to the medical group with a specialty in female pelvic health. This survey Note * Please check the "Other" box to add any comments.  The American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) has created [...]

By |2016-09-25T16:01:06-05:00September 21st, 2016|Your Turn|22 Comments