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Saskatchewan Protest Over Mesh

May 11, 2013 ~ A group gathered outside a Saskatoon City Hospital Saturday to bring awareness to the dangers of polypropylene surgical mesh. Synthetic mesh is often used as a first-line treatment for incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse (POP) however the women who have had the treatment want to warn [...]

By |2013-05-12T23:43:56-04:00May 12th, 2013|Media Reports|6 Comments

New Zealand Reports of Mesh Injuries, Hundreds Respond

  Carmel Berry, mesh injured in New Zealand October 29, 2012 ~ The New Zealand Herald reports in a series of articles by Chloe Johnson, on the outcome of mesh surgeries in that country. Specifically Johnson profiles 18-year-old Samantha Wiggins. In "Dance Dreams Crushed by Mesh," Johnson reports [...]

By |2012-10-29T21:13:15-04:00October 29th, 2012|Media Reports|8 Comments