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What to Expect After Breast Reconstruction

Prior to undergoing breast reconstruction surgery, you may find yourself with many concerns. Will my reconstructed breasts look and feel natural? What technique is right for me? How long will my recovery period be? No matter how much time you devote to preparing mentally and physically for your surgery, you may still have questions. Here… Read More

Allergan Textured Breast Implants: Recall

Last month, the pharmaceutical company Allergan announced a recall of their Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders in response to a request for a recall from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This recall comes after the release of a study linking textured breast implants with a rare kind of cancer called breast… Read More

Breaking News About Textured Breast Implants: FDA Will Not Ban Sales

Every year, around 400,000 women in the US receive breast implants. Some women getimplants to feel more confident and for others it’s part of rebuilding the breast after variousaccidents or illnesses. Women who have had the procedure report feeling an improved bodyimage and an increased self-esteem. Recently, the silicone devices used for breast implantprocedures have… Read More