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Top 10 Myths Woman are Told Today about Pelvic Mesh

MND Editor, Jane Akre Mesh News Desk readers frequently share what they've been told during the consultation process with a doctor who is encouraging them to have a mesh implant as a treatment for incontinence or prolapse.  Unfortunately the stories have not changed much since this story first Read more

By | 2016-03-23T12:13:31+00:00 March 17th, 2016|News|106 Comments

First Pelvic Mesh MDL Mentor ObTape Plaintiff Awarded $4.4 Million

Mentor ObTape Mesh News Desk, Feb 23, 2016 ~ A federal trial in Georgia delivered another blow to Johnson & Johnson over its pelvic mesh. On Thursday, February 18, a jury deliberated three hours to award plaintiff Teresa Taylor $4.4 million, which includes $400,000 in compensatory damages and Read more

By | 2016-02-22T15:50:38+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|News|10 Comments

Pelvic Mesh: A Story of Social Injustice in Public Health

Amy Gezon by Amy Gezon, August 19, 2011 *Editors Note *  Amy Gezon allowed me to reprint this story that appeared in Yahoo News. It has many resources and is a great primer on the issues! Thanks Amy!! On July 13, 2011 the United States Food and Drug Read more

By | 2012-05-25T16:19:50+00:00 May 25th, 2012|Op-Ed|4 Comments