Cancer of the Immune System (ALCL) in 173 Women with Breast Implants - Diana Zuckerman, PhD, National Center for Health Research A recent study of 173 women with cancer of the immune system caused by breast implants  was paid for by a plastic surgery medical association and written by plastic surgeons who have defended the safety of breast implants for decades. ALCL (Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma) develops near […]
Does removing silicone implants help patients with problems? - A 2016 study says 3 out of 4 women with silicone breast implants and autoimmune symptoms get better when the implants are removed. [See study here]
Breast Implants, Self-Esteem, Quality of Life, and the Risk of Suicide - Breast augmentation is the most common cosmetic surgery in the United States, with approximately 300,000 surgeries annually. Does it affect mental health?
Breast implants after mastectomy: Risks you need to know - Concerns about breast implants in post mastectomy reconstruction.
What you need to know: Breast cancer, suicide, mastectomy, and breast implants - One study of suicide among women who got breast implants after mastectomy found that their suicide rate was 10 times higher compared to other mastectomy patients.
Insurance Coverage Information for Breast Implant Removal - Did you know it might be possible to get health insurance coverage for breast implant removal? I got breast augmentation with implants. Will my insurance cover my breast implant removal? I got breast implants after a mastectomy. Will my insurance cover my breast implant removal? Need financial assistance to get your implants removed? First of all, […]