Surgical mesh Updates, Transvaginal Mesh lawyers Filing Lawsuits

UPDATE 01/04/2012: FDA Update on Surgical Mesh     Based on assessment of Medical Device Reports (adverse event reports) submitted to the FDA, evaluation of the published literature, and the September 2011 Obstetrics-Gynecology Devices Panel meeting, the FDA is considering the recommendation that urogynecologic surgical mesh used for transvaginal repair of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) be […]

Our Senior Female Population, Complications and Vaginal Mesh

Having Prolapse, Cystocele and Rectocele Fixed Without Hysterectomy, Vaginal mesh, Bladder Sling Frederick R. Jelovsek MD "Is a hysterectomy absolutely necessary in order to repair a rectocele? Is there some procedure for repair without having to also have a total hysterectomy? This is after menopause, age 52, difficult birth of a child 24 years ago, […]

Good News Ladies, They Are Hearing Our Voices, Vaginal Mesh Devices

Democrats Want to Let FDA Block Medical Devices Tied to Safety Recalls   By Alex Nussbaum – Feb 2, 2012 4:18 PM ET U.S. regulators should be able to block medical devices based on past products with safety issues, said House Democrats, citing injuries from transvaginal implants like those made by Johnson and Johnson and […]

Vaginal Mesh and Bladder Perforation, Vaginal Mesh Helpline

Transvaginal Mesh Bladder Perforation is a complication of the vaginal mesh. Bladder perforation can be fatal. You must be aware of this and be on guard for any symptoms. Transvaginal mesh bladder perforation is a serious complication associated with the use of transvaginal mesh patches, surgically implanted devices that are intended to:     relieve bladder […]

Watson gets Generic Rights to Sell Yaz Knowing It Hurts Women

Watson will now produce a generic Yaz. Yaz has been shown to be harmful to many women. Just another drug or medical device, like the vaginal mesh, bladder sling and Mirena IUD, that has been harmful to women. Watson cannot be sued for Generic Yaz. This is an outrage. Again, another drug  harmful to women? […]

So Many Bad Drugs and Medical Devices are Affecting Women

It is amazing to me how many dangerous drugs and medical devices are having an affect on women. The vaginal mesh Helpline hears from women thru-out the country regarding their horiffic ecperiences with these mesh devices. Yet, there are so many other drugs and medical devices that are hurting women. The Mirena birth control device, […]

Congress is Finally on Our Side, Vaginal Mesh Helpline Applauds

On December 14, a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators introduced legislation that would give the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) the power to force medical device companies to track their medical devices, including pelvic mesh implants, after they’ve been sold or used, according to the New York Times. The newspaper reported that a trio […]

Vaginal mesh lawyer, Your Ally and Confidant

Vaginal Mesh Lawyer: The Friend the Woman Needs   Vaginal Mesh is a dangerous product. In fact, there is talk of recalling it. That is not to say that it is still not being used. It is. Vaginal Mesh is a material that is used in surgeries in which a woman is having dropped organs […]

Victims of the Mesh products have joined a new womens club

There is Hope, The Vaginal Mesh Helpline shares stories from women on their vaginal mesh complications. We found this blog on line and are sharing it with our readers. Somehow we ladies, victims of mesh products have become members of a club we never wished to join.  Even though we don’t want to be part […]