40-year-old former race car driver turned podcast host Danica Patrick announced in an Instagram post that she underwent breast explant surgery due to a range of health conditions that she attributes to breast implant illness.
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An “influencer” surgeon with millions of followers on social media is calling out the medical community over what he views as painful myths about breast implants, New York Post reports.Read More
FDA Updates Analysis of Medical Device Reports of Breast Implant Illness and Breast Implant-Associated Lymphoma
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, in a news release, provides an update regarding adverse events reported to the Agency related to breast implants. Read more about it here.Read More
Debilitating symptoms known as Breast Implant Illness are likely the cause of the rise in breast implant removal surgeries, but the medical community is divided on whether the condition is real, and unsure who’s at risk, Women’s Health reports.Read More
Tens of thousands of women say their breast implants made them sick with a condition called breast implant illness, according to Insider.Read More
Aesthetic Surgery Journal, one of the two official publications of The Aesthetic Society, chronicles Breast Implant Illness (BII), and suggests how doctors can help and manage patients describing symptoms.Read More