Suffering in Silence

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How to Post an Adverse Event with the FDA

Pacemaker, Courtesy WikiCommons, Steven Fruitsmaak MND, August 30, 2015 ~When you have a new car that develops a “safety” issue i.e. braking, steering, airbags, wiring, engine cooling, unintended acceleration etc, the auto dealer reports the problems to the manufacturer, who by law, must report the issue to the Read more

By | 2015-08-30T00:00:00+00:00 August 30th, 2015|FDA News|23 Comments

In the Beginning: Suffering in Silence

I recently was asked how I started with mesh as a topic for reporting. I'm not mesh-injured myself. The reader wanted to know if I had a family member or friend who had mesh. No, I said, but when working as the National News Editor for InjuryBoard people started calling Read more

By | 2014-06-23T23:47:26+00:00 June 23rd, 2014|Mesh Reading Room Resource|19 Comments

Suffering in Silence: Thousands of Canadian Women and Cherie Storozinski

Cherie Storozinski May 3, 2013~  “My name is Cherie Storozinski. I am 50 years old and live in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada. I am a victim of transvagnial mesh.” That’s how Cherie started her email to MDND. Cherie, 50, had a wonderful life in rural Manitoba, Canada. She and Read more

By | 2013-05-03T23:41:57+00:00 May 3rd, 2013|News, Patient Profiles|30 Comments

Suffering in Silence: Nonie Wideman ~ Canadian Child Advocate and Rancher Sidelined By Transvaginal Mesh

Noni Wideman Nonie Wideman might be considered one of those angels on earth who pays it forward by taking into her home kids with all sorts of special and emotional needs – those who have suffered trauma and abuse, autism, ADHD, fetal alcohol syndrome, and handicaps, among other Read more

By | 2018-01-10T15:13:37+00:00 May 21st, 2012|News, Patient Profiles|11 Comments