Tag Archive: suffer

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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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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A Letter to Angelina Jolie

This morning I received an email from a woman whom I am very proud to call a dear friend. She has been one of the five women who help me help other women and even through her own times of…
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One Woman’s Journey Through Hell

I have always said that mesh is a WORLD issue and I have shared women’s stories from far and wide. This one comes from Great Britain, from a woman who lives in Wales. What makes this more unusual is the…
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Mesh Anal Fissure & Healing

As always my endeavor for this blog is to give women answers to questions that no one wants to talk about. You know, those highly personal and embarrassing things that one hates to discuss, even with those closest to us….
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Dear Doctors

When you put a mesh sling into a woman, you do it once. Then we regret it over and over again, year in and year out. When you see a woman in your office, you see only the medical side….
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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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Mesh & my Six Weeks Post Op

It is strange to think that my six weeks post op from full mesh removal falls on Thanksgiving Day but it is truly a time for me to feel thankful that all the mesh is gone from my body.  However,…
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Mesh-A Page from One Woman’s Journal

I just received a very poignant page out of one woman’s journal of daily suffering because of medical mesh.  She will remain nameless but her struggle is that of thousands of women.  This woman is far too young to have…
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