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'A huge win for campaigners': Thousands of vaginal mesh cases to be reviewed in England
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# Vaginal Mesh

'A huge win for campaigners': Thousands of vaginal mesh cases to be reviewed in England

Jan 30th 2018, 11:44 AM 9,239 Views 5 Comments

Campaigners in Ireland are calling for a similar audit to be carried out here.

'It was cutting my husband during sex': Women with vaginal mesh complications take fight to the Dáil
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# Vaginal Mesh

'It was cutting my husband during sex': Women with vaginal mesh complications take fight to the Dáil

Jan 24th 2018, 6:32 PM 26,921 Views 12 Comments

Today a consultant from Scotland told TDs he stopped doing these procedures in 2014 because he believed the risks outweighed the benefits.

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis
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# Vaginal Mesh

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis

Dec 5th 2017, 10:47 AM 124,257 Views 7 Comments

Mother-of-two Chrissy Brajcic had an operation to treat her urinary incontinence four years ago.

Surgeon says vaginal mesh patients' complications were 'ignored' by doctors
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# Incontinence

Surgeon says vaginal mesh patients' complications were 'ignored' by doctors

Dec 2nd 2017, 7:05 AM 21,764 Views 9 Comments

Just this week a leaked report from the UK’s health watchdog recommended banning one of these surgeries.

'It had cut through and was sticking there': Irish women share vaginal mesh horror stories
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# Transvaginal Mesh

'It had cut through and was sticking there': Irish women share vaginal mesh horror stories

Oct 30th 2017, 10:00 PM 39,014 Views 29 Comments

The devices have been subject to international scrutiny over the last year and Irish women have now started to speak out about complications.

Bláthnaid: We need to talk about incontinence
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# Candid Talk

Bláthnaid: We need to talk about incontinence

Dec 1st 2015, 8:45 AM 24,312 Views 40 Comments

A study from Trinity College found that urinary incontinence was a common problem during – and after – pregnancy.