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9th Annual Whole Woman Conference Ahead!

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 2020 ~ After attending last year's conference in beautiful downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico, I thought I would bring news of this year's event to MND readers. Meet Christine Kent. Christine Kent, Whole Woman After suffering a profound uterine prolapse while still in [...]

By |2020-09-15T00:23:09-04:00July 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kaiser $20 Million Prolift Pelvic Mesh Case Survives Ethicon Challenge

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 15, 2020~  An Indiana pelvic mesh trial naming defendant, Ethicon has survived it's recent challenge and Barbara Kaiser and her legal team are set to receive $20 million, unless Ethicon launches another challenge.   Barbara Kaiser is one step closer to seeing an end to [...]

By |2020-03-17T16:49:28-04:00January 15th, 2020|Legal News|9 Comments

What to Ask Your Doctor if he Suggests Pelvic Surgery

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 17, 2019 ~ Monique Sanders is a prolapse expert who turned to natural remedies to resolve her own problems. She advises others on what to ask a doctor if he says you need surgery, whether with mesh or not.  Image: Monique Sanders,  Prolapse Natural [...]

By |2019-08-21T00:36:16-04:00August 17th, 2019|Your Turn|0 Comments

Addressing Prolapse With the Whole Woman

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 15, 2019 – You are not the patient, you are the physician, is the mantra of an education program that believes we are not trained to listen to our own body and take on our own healing. Whole Woman® attempts to do just that [...]

By |2019-09-24T15:34:03-04:00August 17th, 2019|Mesh Reading Room Resource|9 Comments

MN Star Tribune: Mesh Devices Wreck Lives

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 3, 2019 ~ The Minneapolis Star Tribune has just reported on the Mesh Mess. Jim Spencer reports that women are told one thing that's not true- that the mesh used today is "new" mesh! It's all polypropylene.    Mesh News Desk helped with this [...]

By |2019-06-03T16:11:14-04:00June 3rd, 2019|Media Reports|2 Comments

UK To Place Further Restrictions on POP Pelvic Mesh

Prolapse by CR Bard Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 13, 2017 ~ While Australia says it will consider all vaginally- placed mesh and surgical mesh as “high risk," news from the UK says pelvic organ prolapse (POP) mesh may be made obsolete. In the United Kingdom (UK, Northern [...]

By |2019-06-18T22:34:26-04:00November 13th, 2017|News|6 Comments

SUBROGATION & MESH– What it means and why you must understand it

Big Insurance, from Knowledge Safari By Aaron Leigh Horton Mesh News Desk, October 4, 2016 ~ This story first appeared in October 2016 but deserves to be revived as many are currently in the process of receiving settlement in their mesh injury case. Thank you Aaron! According Dr. [...]

By |2016-10-04T08:38:46-04:00October 4th, 2016|Featured|52 Comments

What Exactly is Pelvic Organ Prolapse?

Rectocele, a form of POP, Image from FDA Mesh News Desk, August 17, 2016 ~ You've heard the term "pelvic organ prolapse" and may have seen the shortcut POP.  But what does it mean and how likely are to be be affected by this condition? What is Pelvic [...]

By |2016-08-17T13:12:58-04:00August 17th, 2016|Mesh Reading Room Resource|4 Comments

Doctor Sunshine – What You May Want to Know About Your Doctor’s Conflicts of Interest

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 4, 2016 ~ Questions have been raised by readers - Is my doctor receiving funds from the industry that makes the medical devices or drugs they are using?  Is your doctor in a relationship with a device company as a preceptor, teacher, and consultant? [...]

By |2018-06-05T13:22:32-04:00August 14th, 2016|Medical News|9 Comments

Pelvic Mesh Implant Procedures Halted in Scotland

Scottish Health Sec. Alex Neil Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 23, 2016 ~ Journalist Marion Scott continues her headline-making reporting on pelvic mesh implant procedures for Scotland’s Daily Record. On Tuesday, Health Secretary Alex Neil suspended surgeries using pelvic mesh (transvaginal mesh)  for pelvic organ prolapse (POP) [...]

By |2016-06-28T21:38:32-04:00June 23rd, 2016|News|29 Comments