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Artist Illustrates Children’s Book on Mesh

Artist Michelle Dayna-Hayward, Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 11, 2017~  It certainly is one of the most creative ways to tell the story of transvaginal mesh.   Words written by Sling the Mesh founder, Kath Sansom.  See it here.  See one of the most effective social media tools Read more

By | 2017-12-11T17:36:25+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Media Reports|2 Comments

Mesh Twitter Storm Takes UK Prime Minister, Trends on Twitter

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 22, 2017 ~  Never underestimate the power of citizens to make enormous changes when they band together. Twitter allows that to happen globally. Call it the night of 10,000 tweets.   Camb Times reports on a Twitter storm Monday night directed at the UK Prime Read more

By | 2017-11-27T03:06:26+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Featured|2 Comments

Sling the Mesh Campaign Taking Strong Steps

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 12, 2017~  Sling the Mesh, a campaign in the UK to have pelvic mesh removed from the market,  has made enormous strides in getting the word out about transvaginal mesh, made of polypropylene to treat incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.  The campaign, organized on Read more

By | 2017-11-13T00:54:37+00:00 November 12th, 2017|Media Reports|0 Comments

Dr. Bendavid Hernia Researcher Tells Parliament Adverse Events are Underreported

Dr. Robert Bendavid, Shouldice Clinic, Toronto Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 26, 2017 ~ Dr. Robert Bendavid, of Shouldice Hospital in Toronto, researches hernia repair with polypropylene mesh and studies both mesh and non-mesh repairs and the adverse outcomes. Because he is so involved in offering research Read more

By | 2017-10-26T23:04:31+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Your Turn|0 Comments

British Parliament Members Face Mesh-Injured

British Parliament Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 11, 2017 ~ While the U.S. media is focused on crazed gunman and crazed media moguls, mesh campaigners in the United Kingdom have made some real headway in making public the issue of polypropylene mesh and the thousands it has Read more

By | 2017-10-17T10:56:38+00:00 October 11th, 2017|News|15 Comments

Mesh Campaigners Lobby Parliament and Call for Suspension

Sling the Mesh campaign logo Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 17, 2017 ~ Car Crash in the Pelvis - that's how mesh campaigners are describing injuries from transvaginal mesh as they lobby United Kingdom Members of Parliament.  Anti-Transvaginal mesh campaigners who want Britain to follow Scotland’s lead Read more

By | 2017-07-19T19:19:02+00:00 July 17th, 2017|News|7 Comments