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Scotland Mesh Ban Continues With Your Help

Elaine Holmes, Scottish Mesh Survivors Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 24, 2017 ~ Scotland has led the way with a ban on mesh procedures due to the tireless campaigning of the mesh injured.   You can help them and here's how: Elaine Holmes testifying to Parliament [...]

By |2017-07-27T13:25:14-04:00July 24th, 2017|Featured|6 Comments

Scottish Official Resigned Before Official Inquiry into Pelvic Mesh

The Sunday Post, news and investigations, December 4, 2016 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 5, 2016 ~ Journalist, Marion Scott is back at her craft writing about the pelvic mesh scandal in Scotland, after leaving The Daily Record. Now she is writing for a new newspaper, the [...]

By |2016-12-05T05:24:58-05:00December 5th, 2016|Media Reports|0 Comments

*Latest* Scotland Calls for Criminal Investigation into Counterfeit Mesh Allegations Against Boston Scientific

from the Daily Record, Scotland Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 20, 2016 ~ Scottish campaigners call for a criminal investigation into pelvic mesh made with polypropylene from China.  Thanks to Scottish reporter Marion Scott for supplying the stories.  Mesh campaigners in Scotland are calling on a criminal [...]

By |2016-09-25T21:47:45-04:00September 20th, 2016|News|8 Comments

Scotland’s Daily Record Reports on Reckless Charges by US Attorney to US Mesh Makers

Mesh News Desk, February 21, 2016 ~ While it is across the ocean the Daily Record and Sunday Mail (here) and Scottish reporter Marion Scott continues to follow the mesh controversy in the U.S. - more closely than any mainstream US media.  This Sunday, Scott follows the Carlino trial that [...]

By |2016-02-21T22:29:38-05:00February 21st, 2016|Media Reports|3 Comments

*New* Scottish Mesh Survivors Erect Website for Mesh-Injured

Elaine and Olive, Scottish Mesh Survivors The Scottish Mesh Survivors has a newly erected website to solidify the unity of women who are part of the mesh-injured community in Scotland.  Check it out here. Elaine Holmes and Olive McIlroy are featured.   They are two of the leaders [...]

By |2015-04-20T11:30:12-04:00April 20th, 2015|Media Reports|3 Comments

Why Scotland Stopped Selling Pelvic Mesh

While mesh-injured Americans have been trying to raise the profile on their injuries and the fact that mesh use is ongoing in this country, Scottish women managed to speak directly to their government and the government listened! What made the difference? The fact that one can petition the government directly. [...]

By |2014-06-24T23:58:58-04:00June 24th, 2014|Legal News|4 Comments

Mesh Injuries Front Page News as Scottish Mesh Petitioners Meet With Parliament

Today’s story from the BBC shows women in Scotland implanted with pelvic mesh are making front page news and making headway in their fight to raise awareness of pelvic mesh injuries. See the BBC story here. Tuesday, several mesh implant survivors gave “heartbreaking” evidence to the Scottish Parliament Committee. The [...]

By |2014-06-03T19:10:54-04:00June 3rd, 2014|Media Reports|4 Comments