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Drugwatch: How the FDA Has Let Women Down

Drugwatch, a publication of the Petersen law firm, goes above and beyond in this article 'How the FDA has Let Down Women." The agency has dropped the ball on women's health issues from the power morcellator to the Essure birth control device, surgical pelvic mesh and on and on.  Reporter, [...]

By |2015-09-29T13:26:37-04:00September 29th, 2015|FDA News|2 Comments

In C.R. Bard Transvaginal Mesh Federal Trial Tempers Flare

With more than 27,000 cases naming six transvaginal mesh makers consolidated in a Charleston, West Virginia federal courtroom, the Donna Cisson v. C.R. Bard is the first to go to trial. The first Cisson trial, which began July 8, ended in a mistrial two days later. Drugwatch reports on the [...]

By |2013-08-01T16:12:27-04:00August 1st, 2013|Legal News|8 Comments

TVT-NO Founders Radio Interview on the Struggle to Help Others

Teresa and David Sawyer Teresa and David Sawyer of Ohio talk to DrugWatch Radio about how they established their nonprofit organization TVT-NO after Teresa received a Gynecare TVT Bladder Sling. She is still suffering. Teresa calls mesh a "genocide on women." She and David talk about the FDA's [...]

By |2013-07-30T12:52:50-04:00July 30th, 2013|Media Reports|1 Comment

The Future of Mesh Sales is Rosy Says Market Research Group

April 24, 2012 ~ Even though the number of lawsuits against synthetic mesh manufacturers is growing by the day, surgical mesh products are expected to surge in sales in 2012, according to the Millennium Research Group (MRG). The group interviewed 181 U.S. surgeons (gynecologists, urologists and urogynecologists) in November and [...]

By |2012-04-26T00:30:34-04:00April 26th, 2012|Media Reports|4 Comments