Please Help Me

On most days the first thing I do when I come into my studio is turn on my computer and go to this blog to check for comments. Then I answer them with as much honestly as I am able….
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Proving it’s the Mesh

Many of my blogs come about because by writing them, I save time when I hear from women. It may take an hour or so to write one, but it saves me countless of hours later as I can just…
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Mother’s Day 2015

Before I post this blog I received the best Mother’s Day gift ever. A phone call from an eighty two year old woman who contacted me some time back because she had been dealing with a lot of pain. The…
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Children of Mesh

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Sunday May 10th is Mother’s Day in the U.S. and Canada and perhaps in other countries. I know that in Great Britain it is celebrated in March because I was born in England and when I married I had a…
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2nd World Mesh Awareness Day

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May 1st is the second annual mesh awareness day and to recognize all that mesh injured women have gone through and to raise awareness so that it does not happen to other women for lack of knowledge. Last year I…
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Mental Anguish of Mesh

I’m a burden. There I said it. I hate being a burden and would never choose to be one but I have no choice. I have a good mind trapped in a body that is racked with pain on a…
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Reflection on My Mesh Removal Surgery

It is still hard for me to believe how long it has been since mesh was placed in my body, but it has now been just over five years. For the first two years and seven months I had a…
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To Mesh or No Mesh

Today is Easter Sunday, both a religious and a family gathering day for most people. A time to gather with others and reflect on life and your religious beliefs. But for thousands of women around the world they struggle with…
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Dangers of Robot Hysterectomy

This past week was rough! Rough because I learned of new horrors and listened to women’s terrible stories. By the time I did this I was spent and had to take time out and do something creative. Either that or…
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What is Transvaginal Mesh

What Is Transvaginal Mesh—and What’s the Deal with Those Freaking Commercials? You may want to close your legs when you read this. This is what glared at me when I opened a link to an article that a mesh injured…
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Bad Mesh Alternatives

Can you imagine what it feels like to go through mesh removal and then discover that you just stepped into yet another nightmare? Well I can’t either but yesterday I read a comment here on this blog that made me…
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The Hippocratic Oath

As I read all the new comments each day I reflect on the vast changes that have taken place over the five years since mesh was implanted in my body. Yes for me it was five ago on March the…
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FDA & Reporting

Report Medical Abuse

There are many women who find themselves in an emergency rooms because of mesh complications. In fact most women do either before or after surgery. Over the years of doing this I have heard awful things that happened to them…
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