October 1, 2018
hernia mesh complications

Four ways to cope with hernia mesh complications after surgery

Over a million hernia mesh surgeries are performed each year. Many patients leave the hospital believing they’ll never have to come back for the same issue. […]
January 12, 2019

Medical Device Industry as Big Business Influencing Legislation

Without question, the continually expanding medical device market is big business. As profits continue to skyrocket, patient advocates challenge the power of money to shape regulation of harmful medical devices. Here are some of the facts and figures about the medical device industry and Big Pharma expenditures to influence legislation.
February 12, 2019

International Journalists Investigate Device-Related Health Records and Injury Reports

At the end of January, a Philadelphia jury awarded $41 million to a woman suffering injuries from defective transvaginal mesh devices. She needed nine surgeries and three implants to address resulting problems with further complications.
February 20, 2019

Philadelphia Jury Awards $41 Million to Woman With Defective Transvaginal Mesh

At the end of January, a Philadelphia jury awarded $41 million to a woman suffering injuries from defective transvaginal mesh devices. She needed nine surgeries and three implants to address resulting problems with further complications.