According to the Continence Foundation of Australia, over 4.8 million Australians experience bladder or bowel control problems, and it is estimated to cost over $42.9 billion to the economy based on 2011 Deloitte Access Economics report. There are also two class actions underway relating to vaginal mesh implants, effecting thousands of women.
While we know this is a sensitive area, we’d like to hear your stories. This could be about pelvic mesh devices, physio, other solutions, the experiences you’ve had with your GP or any other stories you would like to tell. You can comment below, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to provide discreet comment.