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Hernia Mesh Patient Advocate – Many Questions, Few Answers for those Patients

Bruce Rosenberg, patient advocate Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 23, 2016 ~ They call every day.  Mostly men but sometimes women who have had a hernia mesh implant and are experiencing complications. What doctor will see me, they ask.   Who is taking these lawsuits? The answer is [...]

By |2016-07-06T09:31:35-04:00March 23rd, 2016|Hernia Mesh Injuries|86 Comments

Jeff Silverman: Suffering in Silence Over Hernia Mesh Pain

Silverman is one of many men who finds himself disregarded. Not only do medical doctors not believe his pain following  a mesh implant to treat a hernia, but the FDA has omitted men from its two warnings about the serious adverse events that can result from the synthetic [...]

By |2011-11-12T00:38:27-05:00November 12th, 2011|News, Patient Profiles|199 Comments