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Noni Wideman’s e-Petition To Rid Canada of Mesh

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 10, 2018 ~ She has been a very active member of the Canadian group of anti-mesh campaigners since 2011, now Noni Wideman is bringing demands directly to the Canadian government. Image: Noni Wideman on CTV, Jan 2018 On Monday, January 8, CTV reporter Avis [...]

By |2018-04-12T02:15:18-04:00January 10th, 2018|Media Reports|3 Comments

Ethicon Responds to Canadian TV Investigation on Mesh

Image from CTV-TV Canada Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 30, 2017 ~ Johnson & Johnson and its Ethicon division that makes medical devices rarely speaks for the record in defense of its pelvic mesh products. However, the healthcare giant is speaking about a Canadian Television report that [...]

By |2018-11-29T23:29:25-05:00October 1st, 2017|Sticky|10 Comments

Canadian Coverage of Mesh Complications Continues

Chrissy Brajcic June 28, 2016,  Mesh Medical Device News Desk~ Canadian Television news recently did a report on Canadian women living with the aftereffects of painful pelvic mesh. The video features Chrissy Brajcic, 40, of Windsor Ontario who has been hospitalized with repeated infections, nausea, vomit and pain [...]

By |2016-06-28T12:02:45-04:00June 28th, 2016|Media Reports|1 Comment

Mesh Top Medical Story in Canada at CTV

  CTV Health Reporter            Avis Favro December 31, 2012 ~ Canada's CTV Health Reporter Avis Favro in a review of the Top Ten medical stories of 2012 recounts how mesh elicited more responses than any other story that year, more than she thought possible.  Here are her thoughts. [...]

By |2012-12-31T23:33:14-05:00December 31st, 2012|Media Reports|6 Comments

Toronto: Globe and Mail on Risks of Surgical Meshes

The Toronto, Canada newspaper, The Globe and Mail, on May 7, Monday night published, “Time to discuss risks of surgical meshes.” These are embarrassing issues to discuss says newspaper columnist, Andre Picard, because they involve so-called “private parts.” Most reporters don’t usually write about organs that protrude through [...]

By |2012-05-08T22:51:59-04:00May 8th, 2012|Media Reports|0 Comments

CTV – Canadian Transvaginal Mesh Class Action Lawsuit

April 17, 2012 ~ CTV National News on Tuesday, April 17, ran a taped story of two women who are involved in a multimillion dollar class action lawsuit in Canada over vaginal mesh. The women are now disabled and unable to work as a result of being implanted [...]

By |2012-04-18T18:47:54-04:00April 18th, 2012|Legal News|29 Comments