Tag Archive: sling

A Night in a Life with Mesh

If I were to paint a picture of my body right now, it would be fractured.  My pelvis, thigh, hip and leg would be ripped apart, held only by hardened medical mesh.  That’s what living with this product in your…
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Mesh Removal and TV Adverts

For several days I have been working on spring hats ready to put them up for sale and although I can’t work for very long at a time due to so many problems caused by the mesh in my body,…
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No Holiday with Mesh

It’s two a.m. Christmas Eve morning and I can’t sleep.  I can’t get comfortable for pain in my leg.  For most people, Christmas Eve is full of last minute shopping.  I haven’t done any this year.  I didn’t do any…
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Experimental Bladder Sling Surgery

Every morning when I wake up, I carefully and slowly get out of bed to make my way to the bathroom.  I steady myself before I take a single step to see if my right leg will allow me to…
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Mesh & My Anger

At five this morning I was awoken by pain in my right side.  I struggled out of bed hanging on to something when I placed my right leg on the floor.  Very slowly I let the inevitable agonizing pain penetrate…
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Today I used my Walker

I sit here right now wondering how could this have happened to me?  I woke up this morning with terrible leg pain that became worse as my right foot touched the floor and I tried to stand up.  I struggled…
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You are not alone

Once again another email this morning reminds me to keep this blog from disappearing into the blog archives.  If I can help one woman, it is worth the effort of writing. This woman is like many.  Young!  At age forty,…
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Help with my Crusade

I thank God for any help with my crusade, helping other women like me who have gone through bladder sling surgery and are left damaged.  Yesterday I ‘met’ a lady over the phone who underwent sling removal surgery, three weeks…
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