Tag: Breast Explant

Health Risks of Silicone vs. Saline Breast Implants

Comparing Health Risks of Silicone vs. Saline Breast Implants

Saline breast implants are just as dangerous as silicone implants. Both breast implant types are associated with a rare form of cancer and several other adverse health effects. There is a common misconception that saline breast implants are safer than silicone implants. Since most people are concerned about the risk of silicone leaking into the…

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Breast Implant Illness Explants

“Explant” Instagram Posts Are Raising Awareness of Breast Implant Illness

Recently, the FDA updated its warning about the dangers associated with breast implants. Women with symptoms of breast implant illness are now turning to social media to share their stories and encourage others with symptoms to have their implants removed. FDA Warnings Prompting Women to Check Their Symptoms Back in 2011, the FDA issued the…

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