Tag Archive: infection

Methadone Warning

These little pills may look innocent but they can be deadly. I am afraid there are many women who are addicted to pain medications from mesh complications and they need to seek help to get off of them. I am…
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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 Fight to Save Lives

Douglass S Hale MD is the president of AUGS and you can read the articles he has recently written concerning mesh implants and unpredictable juries. I believe we all need a ‘face’ to see when we read what a doctor…
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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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Help to Raise Awareness

¬† ¬†This month is a month to help raise awareness of all that can happen to men and women because of pelvic mesh and/or hernia mesh. It has been hard for Kim to do much lately for Mesh Angels due…
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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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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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Boston Scientific Endo Buyout

Karen Prange, senior vice president and president of Urology and Women’s Health at Boston Scientific Who is doing anything to stop these giants from injuring women? No one apparently, not even our government agency. How do you become a giant?…
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