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Thousands of women say they have a mysterious ‘breast-implant illness.’ Now some plastic surgeons are refusing to do implants at all.

Thousands of women have spoken out about breast implants that have led to excruciating pain, immobility, full-body rashes, and unrelenting nausea. The cluster of symptoms has been dubbed breast-implant illness. The condition is not an official medical diagnosis and doctors have been unable to find evidence it exists, and the […]
Thousands of women say they have a mysterious ‘breast-implant illness.’ Now some plastic surgeons are refusing to do implants at all.
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Two women have filed a class-action lawsuit against a major breast implant maker after hundreds of Americans developed a rare cancer linked to implants

On August 16, two women filed a class-action lawsuit against Allergan, a major breast implant manufacturer. The lawsuit comes after Allergan’s Biocell breast implants were linked to a rare form of cancer called breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma, or BIA-ALCL. Allergan voluntarily recalled the implants in July at the […]
Two women have filed a class-action lawsuit against a major breast implant maker after hundreds of Americans developed a rare cancer linked to implants
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5 women talk about regretting their breast implants after experiencing side effects like vomiting and hair loss: ‘I literally thought I was dying’

At an FDA hearing on the safety of breast implants, women who have implants, and those who got them removed, shared testimonies about the side effects they faced after surgery. Many of the women talked about the combination of symptoms they had, like nausea, vomiting, constant fatigue, and inflammation, referring […]
5 women talk about regretting their breast implants after experiencing side effects like vomiting and hair loss: ‘I literally thought I was dying’
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11 celebrities who have gotten their breast implants removed, and why

Plastic surgery is a personal choice but many celebrities have opened up about getting surgery – and having it reversed. These famous women opened up about why they got breast implants, and why they later had them removed. Disliking the look and health concerns were the most common reasons. Visit […]
11 celebrities who have gotten their breast implants removed, and why
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A woman had a celebratory photo shoot with her just-removed implants after years of ‘breast implant illness.’ Now, the company that created those implants has recalled them.

On Wednesday, July 24, breast implant manufacturer Allergan recalled one type of its implants after the FDA recommended the company do so for safety reasons. The implants have been linked to a rare form of cancer called breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma, or BIA-ALCL. Some women with implants have […]
A woman had a celebratory photo shoot with her just-removed implants after years of ‘breast implant illness.’ Now, the company that created those implants has recalled them.