Tag: Breast Implant Illness Awareness

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New Data Shows Breast Implant Cancer More Likely Than Believed

Breast implant cancer is more common than believed, according to new reports. What’s worse, since breast implant cancer was once described as very rare, many women with possible symptoms were sent home by their doctors. This is because breast implant cancer can be difficult to diagnose. Breast Implant Cancer On the Rise As of July…

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Pursuing Safe Breast Augmentation Surgery: What to Consider Before Surgery

Breast augmentation is a common plastic surgery to alter appearance and improve confidence. However, women must consider many factors when deciding whether breast augmentation is right for them. There are several breast augmentation surgery risks to be aware of, including cancer. Breast Augmentation One of the Most Popular Plastic Surgeries Cosmetic surgery is a $16…

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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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