FDA Questions Studies of Breast Implant Safety A panel of expert advisors to the FDA has been asked to solve a mystery: What happened to thousands of women who enrolled in studies designed to evaluate rare complications that might arise years after they received silicone gel breast implants?
FDA: Silicone Breast Implants Don't Last a Lifetime A new report from the FDA shows that 20% of women who get silicone gel implants to increase the size of their breasts, and half of all women who get them for breast reconstruction, will have those implants removed within a decade, often because of complications like breast hardening or rupture.
Does Mom Want a Major Makeover? Does mom want a major makeover for Mother’s Day? A new survey suggests most moms would entertain the thought of a tummy tuck or breast lift to get their pre-baby body back.
Study: Fat May Return After Liposuction Liposuction, the popular fat-sucking procedure, can trim problem areas of the body. However, the fat removed returns in a relatively short time, according to a new study.