Tag Archive: help

Reactive Arthritis

As always, if I know someone who reaches out to me to ask if I have heard of other women who have been diagnosed with something I have not heard of, I first research to find out what it is…
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Countdown to surgery

Four years ago today I was counting down the days to my mesh removal surgery and I was both so happy it was drawing closer because it had been such a long wait, but I was also very scared and…
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The UCLA Journey

Before you begin reading this blog and click on links I have given you, there is something very, very important you need to know. Whichever doctor you decide to go to, your decision may be thwarted by your insurance company….
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Constant Yeast & Vaginitis

A long time ago (November 2012) a woman told me she was having problems after complete mesh removal and it was slowing down her recovery and causing her distressful symptoms. So I posted a blog about yeast infections but there…
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Constant Bladder Infections

The last three blogs I have written have been about the new FDA warning status on the antibiotics in the family of fluoroquinolones. If you did not read them and you have been taking Cipro or others in this family…
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How the FDA Works

I wish I could tell you speaking out about mesh implants in front of the FDA will make one bit of difference to that panel and any changes they make about how mesh implants are used. The warnings they put…
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Atrocities done to Women through History

What happened to these women is a part of Irish women’s history and what is happening to women around the world because of pelvic mesh is also part of history and is part of women’s lives right now who are…
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How much will you get from a lawsuit?

I realize that the current round of lawsuits are ebbing down to a finish line, but new women are trying to find lawyers every day because they finally realize things are not right with their bladder slings. I am not…
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History Repeats

You may wonder what a chair is doing on this blog so I will tell you. A few days ago my daughter was working on my computer, updating and backing everything up. She always says about the pillow on my…
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Christmas Morning

I woke up this morning to the usual noise of hungry dogs who are ready for breakfast. Kim goes through to the kitchen first and begins filling bowls I prepared the night before with supplements to get them strong or…
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