mesh ban

Home/Tag: mesh ban

Scotland Mesh Ban Continues With Your Help

Elaine Holmes, Scottish Mesh Survivors Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 24, 2017 ~ Scotland has led the way with a ban on mesh procedures due to the tireless campaigning of the mesh injured.   You can help them and here's how: Elaine Holmes testifying to Parliament [...]

By |2017-07-27T13:25:14-04:00July 24th, 2017|Featured|6 Comments

Slater Addresses Scottish Parliament Committee

Adam Slater, Mazie, Slater The Scottish Parliament's Public petitions Committee have confirmed that our long awaited meeting with US Solicitor Adam Slater presenting his video-link evidence against transvaginal mesh devices and the manufacturers will be on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 10:00 am in Edinburgh.  The MHRA and European Commission [...]

By |2015-02-12T15:52:46-05:00February 12th, 2015|Media Reports|3 Comments

Why Scotland Stopped Selling Pelvic Mesh

While mesh-injured Americans have been trying to raise the profile on their injuries and the fact that mesh use is ongoing in this country, Scottish women managed to speak directly to their government and the government listened! What made the difference? The fact that one can petition the government directly. [...]

By |2014-06-24T23:58:58-04:00June 24th, 2014|Legal News|4 Comments

A Scottish Health Board Votes to Suspend Sales of Transvaginal Mesh Implants

Elains Holmes testifies After an effective campaign where women spoke directly to a Scottish Parliamentary Committee, a Scottish Health Board has decided to ban the use of transvaginal mesh implants used as a treatment for pelvic organ prolapse. This is the first board to suspend the plastic mesh [...]

By |2014-06-16T01:03:18-04:00June 16th, 2014|News|19 Comments