Monthly Archives: November 2013

“In order to fulfill regulatory and compliance processes, we are required to remove material from the VNS Therapy Fan Page that promotes off-label information about VNS Therapy.”

To the VNS Facebook Site Administrator for Cyberonics, I thank you for taking your valuable time in an attempt to clarify and explain to me why my comment to your webpage was removed, “promotes off-label information about VNS Therapy.” As … Continue reading

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The “Unwanted stepchildren of Cyberonics” share some interesting information “pill-cam” endoscopy…

From: Kimberly Meek [mailto:k.meek@mac.com] Sent: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 9:00 AMTo: Herbert SteinSubject: Re: I think I hit a Cyberonics nerve today? Hi Herb, Glad you are hitting some nerves!  Keep it up. Just so you know, I recently had … Continue reading

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The “Unwanted stepchildren of Cyberonics” share some interesting information…

From: Kimberly Meek [mailto:k.meek@mac.com] Sent: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 9:00 AMTo: Herbert SteinSubject: Re: I think I hit a Cyberonics nerve today? Hi Herb, Glad you are hitting some nerves!  Keep it up. Just so you know, I recently had … Continue reading

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I think I hit a Cyberonics nerve today?

  I think I hit a Cyberonics nerve today?  I responded earlier in the day to the above topic on Cyberonics Facebook page.  They removed my comment. As best I could remember I posted: This is a very good topic … Continue reading

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Cyberonics stepchildren are speaking up…

From: Eric Eisinger [mailto:erhalt1@aol.com] Sent: Monday, November 25, 2013 9:27 PMTo: Herbert SteinSubject: Re: An “Unwanted stepchild of Cyberonics” speaks up. What’s amazing is that Cyberonics doesn’t want to be a spokesperson for their IMPLANTED patients.  They were advocating while … Continue reading

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An unwanted stepchild of Cyberonics speaks up…

From: Julie Ottaviani [mailto:julieottaviani@aim.com] Sent: Monday, November 25, 2013 8:32 PMTo: fabrik@bellsouth.netSubject: Re: “Unwanted stepchildren of Cyberonics” Thank you for giving us a name Herb.  At least now we can be recognized as a unique and individual group associated with … Continue reading

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"Unwanted stepchildren of Cyberonics"

I might as well join in. Thanks to Dr. Paul Goodnick (formerly with the University Of Miami School Of Medicine) for sending Joyce and me to Dr. Mark George at MUSC (Medical University of South Carolina) and for his allowing … Continue reading

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A communication recently received from one of the stepchildren…

From: Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Thursday, November 21, 2013 2:00 PMSubject: Another illustration of Cyberonics disgraceful approach to their depression patients… I just recently received an email from one of Cyberonics depression patients with whom I collaborate, amongst a number … Continue reading

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The stepchild doesn’t exist in some minds…

From: Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Thursday, November 21, 2013 10:17 AMTo: Daniel Moore, CEO – CyberonicsSubject: CYBX Dear Dan, Congratulations on another outstanding financial quarter.  Your stewardship of Cyberonics is to be highly commended. On today’s financial teleconference a sole … Continue reading

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Clinical Trial Brings Positive Results for Tinnitus Sufferers

Clinical Trial Brings Positive Results for Tinnitus Sufferers Nov. 21, 2013 Dr. Sven Vanneste UT Dallas researchers have demonstrated that treating tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, using vagus nerve stimulation-tone therapy is safe and brought significant improvement to some … Continue reading

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