FDA officials said they decided to act after receiving 116 new reports of the cancer. Those reports increased the number of deaths tied to the disease from 9 to 33, including at least 12 cases in women with Allergan breast implants.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Breast implant maker Allergan Inc. issued a worldwide recall Wednesday for certain textured models after regulators alerted the company to a heightened cancer risk with the devices. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it called for the removal after new information showed Allergan’s Biocell breast implants with a textured surface were […]
The Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Wednesday about a rare and deadly cancer linked to breast implants.
News 8 is on call for you. Many women want to know more about the Food and Drug Administration voluntary recall of ‘textured’ breast implants linked to a deadly form of cancer.
Nine deaths have been reported to the US Food and Drug Administration, stemming from a rare cancer that is associated with breast implants.
This might be the ultimate do-it-yourself project: Doctors are testing a device that would let women do part of their own breast reconstruction at home.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — An attorney for a man charged with killing two women and attempting to kill a third in Southern California told jurors in closing arguments Wednesday that actor Ashton Kutcher’s testimony helps point to a different suspect. Attorney Daniel Nardoni tried to convince a jury that two other men may have been […]
DARIEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Enhancing breasts without surgery. The number of Americans contemplating cosmetic procedures is increasing. And many are looking for less invasive alternatives. One option enhances breasts without going under the knife. No breast implants for Lynn Siegel. She explains, “I wanted to enhance my breasts but I didn’t want to do anything […]