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#mesh survivors Ireland

# mesh-survivors-ireland - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Women 'dismissed' by doctors over mesh and epilepsy drug fears 'deserve apology'
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# Ignored

Women 'dismissed' by doctors over mesh and epilepsy drug fears 'deserve apology'

Jul 8th 2020, 12:02 AM 21,816 Views 9 Comments

Irish patient groups call for a State apology and similar inquiries here following the publication of a UK report.

# mesh-survivors-ireland - Monday 11 November, 2019

Funding for specialist centres confirmed after 'positive' meeting with vaginal mesh campaigners
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# Mesh Survivors Ireland

Funding for specialist centres confirmed after 'positive' meeting with vaginal mesh campaigners

Nov 11th 2019, 5:49 PM 10,805 Views 0 Comments

The Minister has asked that an independent report be compiled detailing these patients’ experiences in the healthcare system.

# mesh-survivors-ireland - Monday 26 November, 2018

Women with vaginal mesh complications too ill to attend protest over their care
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# Vaginal Mesh

Women with vaginal mesh complications too ill to attend protest over their care

Nov 26th 2018, 6:30 AM 10,963 Views 0 Comments

Last week the Minister for Health confirmed the ban on these surgeries will not be lifted until a number of key recommendations are implemented.

# mesh-survivors-ireland - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

'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 9,232 Views 5 Comments

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

# mesh-survivors-ireland - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

'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 26,896 Views 13 Comments

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