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Mesh Twitter Storm Takes UK Prime Minister, Trends on Twitter

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 22, 2017 ~  Never underestimate the power of citizens to make enormous changes when they band together. Twitter allows that to happen globally. Call it the night of 10,000 tweets.   Camb Times reports on a Twitter storm Monday night directed at the UK Prime Read more

By | 2017-11-27T03:06:26+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Featured|2 Comments

Cisson Case Tests Georgia’s Punitive Damages

Donna Cisson Facebook page Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 24, 2017 ~ The Cisson v. C.R. Bard case resulted in a windfall for Georgia's state treasury, not for Cisson.  Tort reform came in Georgia in 1987. The Georgia Tort Reform Act was launched by Big Business, such Read more

By | 2017-04-25T18:32:47+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Media Reports, Uncategorized|4 Comments

Your Turn – Traumatic Evil, Pocket Change of Tyrants

Pain by Jade R Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 20, 2017 ~ The following essay was written by a mesh-injured woman. She is looking forward to an upcoming trip where she will sit on a beach and contemplate her present and her future. These words represent her Read more

By | 2017-03-21T13:41:15+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Op-Ed|25 Comments

Pain for Profit Alleges AMS and Reuters

Rep. Bob Goodlatte Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 20, 2017 ~ Women Undergo Pain for Profit?  Those are the allegations of Reuters writer, Alison Frankel who writes a column 'On the Case' for Reuters. Alison Frankel writes On the Case for for Reuters.  On March 13 she Read more

By | 2017-03-27T10:23:23+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Media Reports|14 Comments

How to Avoid and Deal with Pelvic Mesh Litigation

  Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 25, 2016 ~  That is the title of an article in August issue of UroToday by Dr. Matthew Karlovsky. Dr. Karlovsky, a board certified urologist, is with Arizona State Urological Institute in Phoenix in the Division of Female Pelvic Health. He is fellowship Read more

By | 2016-07-25T11:05:25+00:00 July 25th, 2016|Media Reports|3 Comments

January Pelvic Mesh Trial Set for New Jersey, Smith v. Ethicon

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 21, 2016 ~ It's been a very long time since there was a pelvic mesh product liability trial in New Jersey. The first case was Linda Gross v Ethicon held February 2013, which resulted in an $11.1 million verdict for Ms. Gross which is Read more

By | 2016-07-25T08:02:14+00:00 July 21st, 2016|News|35 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 Read more

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

Opioids for Pelvic Pain – What Are the Alternatives?

Opioids, FDA Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 23, 2016 ~ Douglas Scott got an ultimatum from his wife - wean yourself off opioid medication, he began to treat pain after two car accidents, or expect changes at home. Today Mr. Scott is narcotics free. Instead he entered Read more

By | 2016-06-23T07:14:36+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Medical News|47 Comments

Global Mesh Awareness Day Twitter Party, Sunday, May 1

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 29, 2016 ~ The women behind the Facebook group, Mesh Awareness,  will be Tweeting all day and night Sunday, May 1 and will be joined by mesh awareness groups across the globe. That would include women in Scotland, the UK and The Netherlands, all of Read more

By | 2016-05-07T11:07:25+00:00 April 29th, 2016|News|39 Comments