Tag Archive: antibiotics

How to do Self Cath

Why do I write blogs that those outside the world of mesh injuries may find distasteful? The answer is simple. I have been there, felt the fear and shed the tears. I did not know what to do or how…
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C-Diff Warning

I arrived here two weeks ago today at UCLA and it has been a long two weeks.  I am homesick.  I want to be in my own bed and my own house where I am most comfortable.  But I have…
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Mesh Mad & Damn Angry

Before you read this, I have just found out we have technical difficulties with the comment box. I do apologize and hope we get it fixed soon. Unfortunately a mass spammer hit the box and new user registrations came flying…
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Mesh & My Triple Three

As you know I not only had surgery less than four weeks ago but I found out I the pseudonymous infection. You can read all about it through my fascia sling surgery journal and if you go back to the…
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My Fascia Sling Surgery Part Eight

Today is Mother’s Day in the U.S. and Canada and I just enjoyed a lovely breakfast this morning made by my daughter. I am very blessed. I do know that many mothers will be spending their day trying to look…
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New Year No Mesh

If I could be granted three wishes for the women of the world I would use all three to wish that they be mesh free. I do know the realism of that of course but I cannot help wishing to…
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Mesh Removal Blues

There are times when I wish I could reach out and give women a big hug. Today is one of those days. You see we are all so messed up from our mesh complications and sadly for many of us…
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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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Things to Take with you for Your Mesh Removal Surgery

It is because of the kindness and caring of the many ladies who have travelled the road (plane) to UCLA before me is why I am writing this blog.  You may feel overwhelmed by the time you reach your surgery…
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Bladder Slings & UTI Infections

It really makes me sad to hear so many women who are suffering from continuous bladder infections from bladder slings and using antibiotics to TRY to stop them.  If you understand anything at all about any drug, you must also…
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