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MESH MESS – Banned Pelvic Mesh Receives New Life as a Breast Lift

from Patent Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 12, 2016 ~ Failed Pelvic Mesh to be Used to Lift Breasts  According to its patent application, a  controversial polypropylene plastic pelvic mesh, that is banned for sale in both the U.S. and Australia and is the subject of litigation, Read more

By | 2016-07-13T14:29:03+00:00 July 12th, 2016|Sticky|25 Comments

UK Meshies United Group Asks for Govt. Review for Failure of Duty

April 30, 2013 ~ One year ago, Teresa Hughes made history by turning in a petition on behalf of a number of women suffering mesh complications in the United Kingdom (UK) to 10 Downing Street, the home of the Prime Minister. Hughes founded The Meshies United Group in the UK.  Read more

By | 2013-04-30T01:00:01+00:00 April 30th, 2013|Op-Ed|6 Comments

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 Read more

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