FDA says breast implants need higher warnings

FDA says breast implants need higher warnings

The FDA on Wednesday recommended intensified warnings for women considering breast implants. The agency is recommending ’boxed warnings’ used to alert consumers and health care providers to serious risks associated with drugs or medical devices. The FDA says breast implants have been linked to a rare type of cancer of the immune system.

AW1990 5 months

this article is do homophobic. best implants are not just for women!

IvoryDove 5 months

People.. Be happy with yourself! Wearing bags of silicone gel under your skin? That doesn't seem unnatural to you? Common sense!!

Battery Salad
Battery Salad 5 months

Cosmetic surgery should be reserved for people who’ve been the victims of accidents. Why has aging become such a taboo in our modern culture? People should live with the bodies they were born with.

porcus 5 months

But what about men? Men can get breast implants too.

Leo Miggel
Leo Miggel 5 months

Silicon industry not paying it's tribute to the FDA? why not learn from the meat industry? always on time with payments so they can freely distribute meat infected with e-coli with the FDA's consent.

Dan 5 months

When breasts with implants sag by the time old age arrives, they are much more like wrecking balls than water balloons. So of course they are a hazard. Elderly women need only turn to look out the window and bam! The whole wall is gone and granny walks through it and is now missing.

Tachyon 5 months

Health Warning! These really are to die for!

Paul C
Paul C 5 months

Not sure about health side of it all, but real (.)(.) trump fake {.}{.} every time.

Thanks 5 months

They cut you open and put foreign bodies inside you, why exactly do people need to be warned that it's dangerous?

Obvy. 5 months


Jeff Fisher
Jeff Fisher 5 months

For older women, would they need lower warnings instead of higher warnings?

Propaganda Destroyer
Propaganda Destroyer 5 months

goddamn regulations! they are Satan spawn incarnate! evil I tell you! big business needs to be able to run free of any social obligations such as to the health and well-being of consumers! business is like close to Jesus. stop the evil protections of citizens by the FDA!

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