Pelvic Mesh Injuries: A Guide to Your Rights and Legal Options

Pelvic Mesh Injuries: A Guide to Your Rights and Legal Options

Lately, pelvic mesh injuries have been a hot topic in the media, but what are they? What causes them, and how can you prevent getting one? What can you do if you suffer from pelvic mesh injuries? The National Institute of Health (NIH) defines pelvic mesh injuries as “a complication that occurs during the surgical […]

Important Questions Surrounding the Safety of Transabdominal Meshes

The use of transabdominal meshes in patients was intended to help prevent the prolapsing of pelvic organs and floors, but so far, doctors and researchers are questioning how useful these can be  for women. There are many important questions to ask because of the potential for harmful long-term effects on the body. There is no […]

Science That Proves Elmiron Causes Vision Loss

If you’ve been taking Elmiron, also known as Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium, there’s troubling news you need to be aware of. A medical journal article published in JAMA Ophthalmology found in a recent study that there was a link between the drug and vision loss. Long-term use of Elmiron led to patients contracting a vision-threatening macular […]

The Dangers of Pelvic Mesh That You Need to Know

Pelvic mesh is a tool used to help treat ailments such as Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Stress Urinary Incontinence. Pelvic Organ Prolapse involves one or more pelvic organs dropping out of their normal position. Stress Urinary Incontinence is an involuntary leaking of urine when there’s pressure on the bladder. The material used to make pelvic […]

Looking to Retain a Chicago Attorney to Review Your Paragard IUD Case?

Most people in the US are familiar with class action lawsuits and individual cases being brought against giant corporations. While successful cases commonly become media sensations, most plaintiffs walk away with nothing. Having a top attorney review your case for its viability is an essential step in coming out successful against a major corporation. Tom […]

Johnson & Johnson to Pay 20M in Landmark Transvaginal Case in Indiana

Most people are skeptical about their ability to be compensated by a medical device manufacturer should a medical procedure they’ve undergone cause them significant physical and mental anguish. On March 12, 2018, an Indiana woman accomplished just that. The jury presiding over the case awarded her a combined verdict of 35M in compensation, with $10M […]

Risperdal Breast Enlargement Lawsuit In Chicago

Most of us rely on medications daily to help us achieve and maintain our optimal functioning. Most of the time, there’s nothing out of the ordinary to report when it comes to taking our meds. We pop a pill and trust that medical science did its due diligence before allowing the drug to go to […]