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# incontinence - 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 9,206 Views 5 Comments

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

# incontinence - 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 26,716 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.

# incontinence - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

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

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis

Dec 5th 2017, 10:47 AM 124,093 Views 7 Comments

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

# incontinence - Saturday 2 December, 2017

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 21,703 Views 9 Comments

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

# incontinence - Monday 30 October, 2017

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

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

Oct 30th 2017, 10:00 PM 38,896 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.

# incontinence - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

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 24,292 Views 40 Comments

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