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#Complications

# complications - Friday 18 December, 2020

Another Irish absentee as Donegal star withdraws from 2021 AFLW season due to husband's travel issues
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# Complications

Another Irish absentee as Donegal star withdraws from 2021 AFLW season due to husband's travel issues

Dec 18th 2020, 7:44 PM 8,792 Views 2 Comments

Yvonne Bonner has been placed on Greater Western Sydney Giants’ inactive list.

# complications - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Addison's back continues to be a frustration, hip op had been planned for Henderson
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# Complications

Addison's back continues to be a frustration, hip op had been planned for Henderson

Aug 12th 2020, 6:36 AM 6,857 Views 16 Comments

Ulster had hoped the Ireland second row would be able to complete his recovery during sport’s shutdown, but the surgery was delayed.

# complications - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Ireland’s World Cup seeding won’t be affected if Italy game is cancelled
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Ireland’s World Cup seeding won’t be affected if Italy game is cancelled

Feb 27th 2020, 2:08 PM 19,507 Views 21 Comments

Quirk of World Rugby’s ranking system safeguards Ireland from losing valuable points as they hope to be top seeds in November draw for 2023 tournament.

# complications - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Irish professor's research finds failure rate of some vaginal mesh treatments 'unacceptably high'
# Complications
# Complications

Irish professor's research finds failure rate of some vaginal mesh treatments 'unacceptably high'

Sep 18th 2018, 3:40 PM 6,150 Views 2 Comments

The use of these devices has been suspended in Ireland pending the results of a review by the Chief Medical Officer.

# complications - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Ireland to pause use of transvaginal mesh after 'understandable public anxiety'
# Complications
# Complications

Ireland to pause use of transvaginal mesh after 'understandable public anxiety'

Jul 24th 2018, 7:09 PM 22,767 Views 4 Comments

Thousands of women across the world have suffered complications after having a vaginal mesh device implanted.

# complications - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

NHS suspends vaginal mesh operations in England over risk of 'life-changing injuries'
# Vaginal Mesh
# Vaginal Mesh

NHS suspends vaginal mesh operations in England over risk of 'life-changing injuries'

Jul 10th 2018, 8:55 AM 12,460 Views 3 Comments

The chair of an independent review said she had not seen evidence that the benefits of mesh outweigh the “severity of human suffering” caused by complications.

# complications - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'He's still working with us for the next nine months': Scotland ready to make Ulster wait for McFarland
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# Complications

'He's still working with us for the next nine months': Scotland ready to make Ulster wait for McFarland

May 8th 2018, 5:13 PM 6,410 Views 24 Comments

A solution is needed to stop a sense of transition seeping in to the first half of Ulster’s season.

# complications - Sunday 11 March, 2018

'It needs to be stopped': Vaginal mesh patients ask Chief Medical Officer to listen to their stories
# Complications
# Complications

'It needs to be stopped': Vaginal mesh patients ask Chief Medical Officer to listen to their stories

Mar 11th 2018, 8:30 AM 23,909 Views 1 Comment

The HSE said Dr Holohan’s review will be completed in the coming months but did not confirm whether he would be engaging with patients.

# complications - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

'Incontinence, groin pain, I find it hard to walk and physical relations with my husband are impossible'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Incontinence, groin pain, I find it hard to walk and physical relations with my husband are impossible'

Jan 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 35,752 Views 19 Comments

Niamh had a vaginal mesh operation 10 years ago and says even though she is only 58, she now feels like she is 90.

# complications - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Patients encouraged to report vaginal mesh complications to Irish health watchdog
# Sling The Mesh
# Sling The Mesh

Patients encouraged to report vaginal mesh complications to Irish health watchdog

Oct 31st 2017, 6:05 AM 29,029 Views 8 Comments

Some women have described experiencing chronic pain for years after these surgeries.

# complications - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Japanese warning on foreskin surgery after series of  surgical blunders
# Complications
# Complications

Japanese warning on foreskin surgery after series of surgical blunders

Jul 24th 2016, 9:15 AM 25,238 Views 35 Comments

The painful issues caused by the mistakes included swelling and erectile dysfunction.

# complications - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Eight women have died in India after a government sterilisation programme went wrong
# Surgery
# Surgery

Eight women have died in India after a government sterilisation programme went wrong

Nov 11th 2014, 9:08 AM 9,771 Views 22 Comments

Another 64 women are in hospital, with 24 of them in serious condition.

# complications - Saturday 16 November, 2013

All-Ireland soccer team will never happen – Keith Gillespie
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# Issue

All-Ireland soccer team will never happen – Keith Gillespie

Nov 16th 2013, 10:40 AM 9,030 Views 33 Comments

The former Manchester United star has dismissed Enda Kenny’s recent suggestion.

# complications - Monday 28 October, 2013

'We had poems ready for his funeral': Charity calendar celebrates survivor babies
# Friends Of The Coombe
# Friends Of The Coombe

'We had poems ready for his funeral': Charity calendar celebrates survivor babies

Oct 28th 2013, 9:45 AM 14,493 Views 10 Comments

Friends of the Coombe are releasing their calendar for 2014, featuring toddlers who combined spent more than three years in the hospital. Read one of the stories behind it here.

# complications - Monday 31 December, 2012

Venezuela cancels New Year's Eve parties as Chavez takes turn for the worse
# El Presidente
# El Presidente

Venezuela cancels New Year's Eve parties as Chavez takes turn for the worse

Dec 31st 2012, 4:09 PM 6,289 Views 41 Comments

The Venezuelan president has developed new complications from an infection after undergoing his latest round of cancer-related surgery.

# complications - Friday 14 December, 2012

Chavez suffered 'complications' but recovering, his aides say
# El Presidente
# El Presidente

Chavez suffered 'complications' but recovering, his aides say

Dec 14th 2012, 7:31 AM 2,716 Views 1 Comment

The leader of Venezuela underwent treatment for cancer in Cuba earlier this week.

# complications - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Triple limb transplant patient loses leg
# Surgery
# Surgery

Triple limb transplant patient loses leg

Jan 22nd 2012, 2:30 PM 4,156 Views 2 Comments

The world-first operation has run into complications, with doctors forced to remove the transplanted leg a day after surgery.