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European Union Cracks Down on Toxins in Plastic Used for Medical Devices

Plastic mesh The Graduate, YouTube Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 13, 2016 ~ Using Plastic for Permanent Implants Is Not the Ideal Material Mr. McGuire: I just want to say one word to you – just one word. Ben: Yes sir. Mr. McGuire: Are you listening? Ben: Yes I [...]

By |2016-06-12T20:02:03-04:00June 12th, 2016|Medical News|8 Comments

Mesh / Medical Device News Desk

Thanks for stopping by. Many years from now the public will probably look back and say “They put permanently implanted medical devices in people without any scientific review for safety? ” By then it may seem a perfectly normal question, but for now, Mesh/Medical Device News Desk (MDND) is devoted [...]

By |2011-10-19T01:16:31-04:00October 19th, 2011|Welcome|4 Comments

Liz Reece: Suffering in Silence Until "Angel" Doctor Removed Surgical Mesh

Liz Reece is a 48-year-old woman from Oxfordshire, United Kingdom who had a mild case of incontinence. “I went into an Oxford hospital’s pelvic clinic for incontinence and had the urodynamics test which showed mild stress incontinence,” she told MDND. […]

By |2011-10-11T20:23:39-04:00October 11th, 2011|News, Patient Profiles|41 Comments