Monthly Archive: October 2012

Mesh-A Page from One Woman’s Journal

I just received a very poignant page out of one woman’s journal of daily suffering because of medical mesh.  She will remain nameless but her struggle is that of thousands of women.  This woman is far too young to have…
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Mesh and Pudendal Nerve Damage

I am only sixteen days since my full mesh removal surgery by Dr. Raz at UCLA and yet I am happy and hopeful.  I am dealing with two things now.  Incontinence and right leg muscle pain, but I am hopeful…
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Mesh & Studies Why This Can Injure Women

The women of the world are uniting to change what is happening to women when medical mesh is used.  This morning I spent some time talking to a lady in England who has been suffering because of a bladder sling…
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UCLA & My Bladder Sling Removal Surgery

Prior to surgery;  On Monday October 8th 2012 my daughter Kim and I flew from Texas to UCLA in Los Angeles California.  We left early to drop our little dog off at a vet’s for boarding and then drove almost…
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Mesh Removal UCLA & Travelling Home

Between answering emails and comments from my blog since I came home and of course trying to get well from my mesh removal surgery, I have not been able to write everything that can help you get through your own…
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Mesh Removal & Healing

My journey through healing. I woke up early this morning thinking about a conversation I had yesterday with a feisty lady who lives in Tennessee.  Helen first contacted me after she had had a sling put in after a hysterectomy…
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Mesh Removal-Hope for You

I am now nine days in from my own mesh removal and this morning received a lovely email from Robin, a lady who has had twelve years of mesh hell and who Dr. Raz removed it just the day before…
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Mesh & A Little Ray of Sunshine

From my diary of a journey back to living. What would I do without all the supportive women who have gone through the hell of mesh pain and mesh removal.  I am blessed because of this blog.  I have met…
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