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When Husbands Hurt from Pelvic Mesh

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 9, 2016 ~ The following article was penned by the article of a mesh-injured woman who lives in Canada.  Many men feel debilitated alongside their wife as they watch them struggle with daily living. Thank you for all you do.  Some men decide to [...]

By |2016-06-06T19:48:30-04:00May 10th, 2016|Mesh Reading Room Resource|40 Comments

Second June Rally of Pelvic Mesh-Injured Women and Families Planned for June in Charleston, WV *Update

Mesh Awareness Movement in Charleston, WV, June 2015 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 7, 2016 ~ Just as they did last June, organizers of mesh-injured women want the public to know a rally is planned for Charleston, West Virginia on Friday, June 3, 2016. That day should [...]

By |2016-05-09T19:04:33-04:00May 7th, 2016|Sticky|41 Comments

Secret CVs May Mask Conflicts with Mesh Drug and Device Industry

FDA panel September 2011 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 6, 2016 ~ Conflicts amid experts and secret CVs is the focus of a Public Citizen lawsuit filed against the Food and Drug Administration over its "unlawful" redacting of panel experts CVs.   On September 8 and 9th [...]

By |2016-05-07T10:56:39-04:00May 5th, 2016|FDA News|14 Comments

J&J Must Pay $72 Million to Plaintiff’s Family Over its Toxic Talc

Jacqueline Fox, National Law Journal Mesh News Desk, February 24, 2016 ~ Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is on the hook for $72 million to the family of a women who used the company’s talcum powder and developed ovarian cancer that killed her last year.   Of that $62 [...]

By |2016-07-08T10:20:33-04:00February 24th, 2016|Talcum Powder/Cancer|2 Comments

Ethicon Pelvic Mesh Trial Underway in Philadelphia Exposes Document Destruction by J&J

Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Mesh News Desk, December 8, 2015 ~ OPENING ARGUMENTS Opening arguments got underway for Philadelphia’s first pelvic mesh trial last week. Patricia Hammons, 64, filed her product liability action against Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary Ethicon over her Prolift pelvic mesh implant, [...]

By |2016-06-29T11:21:55-04:00December 9th, 2015|News|19 Comments

Doctor Directory: Dr. Daniel Elliott- Urology Department, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Daniel Elliott, Mayo Clinic Urology, Rochester MN As part of an ongoing series: Doctor Directory, Mesh News Desk  will bring you interviews with the leading doctors involved with the current transvaginal mesh issue. Most of the doctors interviewed have been chosen because they recognize mesh injuries as [...]

By |2014-10-27T12:50:20-04:00October 27th, 2014|Medical News, News|13 Comments