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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 [...]

By |2012-05-25T16:19:50-04:00May 25th, 2012|Op-Ed|4 Comments

Suffering in Silence: Jim Shull from Synthetic Bard Hernia Mesh

Lisa and Jim Shull Jim Shull’s story started in September 2005. He had passed a kidney stone and went to see a urologist who ordered a CT scan to see if there were any more stones. The urologist looked at the X-ray and told Jim he had a [...]

By |2011-08-17T19:24:19-04:00August 17th, 2011|Hernia Mesh Injuries, News, Patient Profiles|34 Comments