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Scottish Official Resigned Before Official Inquiry into Pelvic Mesh

The Sunday Post, news and investigations, December 4, 2016 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 5, 2016 ~ Journalist, Marion Scott is back at her craft writing about the pelvic mesh scandal in Scotland, after leaving The Daily Record. Now she is writing for a new newspaper, the Read more

By | 2016-12-05T05:24:58+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Media Reports|0 Comments

Scotland Limits Use of Pelvic Mesh Implants

  We Are Mesh Survivors, testifying to Parliament Mesh News Desk, October 5, 2015 ~ According to a story in Scotland's  The Daily Record, here, on Friday, the Health Secretary of Scotland published an interim report on the use of transvaginal mesh. It says three of the four procedures Read more

By | 2015-10-05T15:27:34+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Media Reports|2 Comments

Mesh Operations Continue in Scotland Despite Suspension

from Sunday Mail, Scotland Journalist Marion Scott is leading the way again with her reporting on the mesh surgery scandal in Scotland. According to her article in the Daily Record and Sunday Mail, ever since the government urged the country to stop using transvaginal mesh in that country, Read more

By | 2015-02-22T14:44:32+00:00 February 22nd, 2015|Media Reports|0 Comments

Scottish Medical Officer Says Docs Can Continue to Implant Mesh Despite Mesh Suspension

Marion Scott Marion Scott, the reporter who has passionately reported on the pelvic mesh issue for the Daily Record and Sunday Mail newspaper in Scotland, reports a top medical adviser to the Scottish government suggests doctors may continue to perform mesh implants even though the Health Secretary has Read more

By | 2014-09-28T23:35:15+00:00 September 28th, 2014|Media Reports|8 Comments

Scotland Petition to Keep Mesh Out of Hospitals, Public Inquiry

BY MARION SCOTT  SUNDAY MAIL The UK's Labour’s health spokesman Andy Burnham has accused the Scottish Government of failing women affected by the mesh implants scandal. He criticised SNP health secretary Alex Neil over his refusal to suspend the use of the controversial treatments. It follows a Sunday Mail campaign which Read more

By | 2014-04-28T15:54:42+00:00 April 28th, 2014|Op-Ed|2 Comments

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits to Begin in Scotland

Photo from Daily Record, UK Scotland is taking the mesh mess seriously with that country’s product liability lawyers about to launch the biggest medical claim in Scottish legal history, reports the Daily Record. Hundreds of victims of transvaginal mesh and their lawyers are preparing to sue not just Read more

By | 2014-01-13T12:40:45+00:00 January 13th, 2014|Media Reports|4 Comments

Scotland's Health Secretary Calls for More Regulation and Informed Consent over Mesh

The Daily Record- the newspaper of Scotland - reports that due to front page headline reports by its sister publication, The Sunday Mail, the country's Health Secretary, Alex Neil, is calling for tougher regulations concerning transvaginal mesh and more informed consent. The Sunday Mail, and reporter Marion Scott, have done Read more

By | 2013-11-13T12:40:42+00:00 November 13th, 2013|Media Reports|0 Comments

Scotland’s Transvaginal Mesh Campaign Gains Steam

Marion Scott, reporter Scotland's Sunday Mail Scotland is taking some major steps that will allow women injured by transvaginal mesh to sue the manufacturers. The Scottish Parliament set up a transvaginal mesh working group last May and that country’s health minister has ordered the National Health Service to Read more

By | 2013-10-31T12:29:20+00:00 October 31st, 2013|Media Reports|3 Comments

Scotland's The Sunday Mail: The Pain is All in Your Head

  May 8, 2013 ~ by MARION SCOTT~As Scotland's mesh victims go to parliament to meet with Health Secretary Alex Neil, one mum reveals how she planned to take her own life after doctors told her the pain was all in her head. Karen Neil's courageous account of how mesh Read more

By | 2013-05-08T13:30:57+00:00 May 8th, 2013|Media Reports|2 Comments