Tag Archive: quality of life

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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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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Tendons and Fluoroquinolones

I truly wish I could stop the endless suffering of women damaged by mesh implants but I have learned over six years that when you are down, doctors will keep doing things that will take you past a point of…
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Foley Catheter Warning

When you had any surgery, did your doctor or anyone explain the problems that can happen with Foley catheters? I bet the answer is no. Mine didn’t either and yet twice I went through so much pain and anguish because…
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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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Mesh Danger

This is for every woman who is still not aware of the dangers to her future. Six years ago I went to a doctor for a prolapse. I did not understand anything about these issues and I believed going to…
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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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Endo Fecal Incontinence Device Warning

Why women? Why was this device tested on women ONLY? Did the women already have a pelvic implant? Was that the reason of the fecal incontinence? Which doctor put these women in this trial? These are questions we should have…
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Mesh GET IT OUT NOW

In 1933, Franklin D Roosevelt at his first inaugural speech said. “The only thing we have to fear, is fear itself!”  How true and how important is this for women with mesh complications to remember now?  It is everything.  I…
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