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How safe are Breast Implants? by Dr. Lawrence Kindo Posted Sat 25 Feb 2012 10:11pm The Food and Drug Administration has reconfirmed its stance that silicone breast implants are not dangerous a conclusion made by the deputy director of the FDA’s devices division, Dr. William Maisel. The FDA has allowed implants to stay on the market despite the studies that have fallen short of their goals. Breast implan ... Read on »
Reader Question: Deformity With Breast Implant Removal Alone? by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Fri 06 Nov 2009 12:00am Reader Question: I’ve had saline breast implants (pre-filled) since 1998 at the age of 23. I didn’t do my research and went with a “plastic” surgeon that a family member went to and was happy with. It turns out that his medical license has been revoked and you actually blogged about him a while back. I have a smaller frame 5′2″ ... Read on »
Breast Augmentation ( Breast Enlargement Surgery) by Jennifer D. Healthy Living Professional Posted Mon 03 Nov 2008 9:02pm Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to cosmetically enhance the size and shape of a woman's breast using implants. Breast augmentation is performed for a number of reasons varying from patient to patient, some cosmetic and some medical. The breast implants used are either a silicone rubber shell filled with either medical ... Read on »
Remember The Time I Woke Up With Breast Implants? by Sara T Posted Sat 28 Jul 2012 10:18am It’s been over a year since my mastectomy and it still feels so strange to say “I have breast implants.”  When I was considering reconstruction options, I was presented with the following options. 1.  Do Nothing Women either wear a prosthesis or nothing at all. Badass. 2.  Implant Reconstruction Using silicone or saline implants und ... Read on »
Breast Implants - What Are the Benefits offered? by Ryan Andrews Posted Mon 06 May 2013 5:27am Cosmetic surgery is one of the greatest boons available today, which corrects the flaws in appearance and offers a more natural and appealing appearance. Cosmetic breast surgery is an effective procedure that brings about remarkable improvement in the appearance of the breasts. There are several women across the globe that may be going to consi ... Read on »
Breast Implants: A Multitude of Choices by Vladimir G. Facebook Posted Sat 28 Aug 2010 12:21am The decision to get breast implants is not an easy one to make. On top of that, when one decides to get breast implants, they must also make several other important decisions regarding the procedure. First, one must ensure that they are getting breast implants that are not too big for their frame. The same size implant will look different on two ... Read on »
Breast Reconstruction Surgery Options After Mastectomy by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Mon 25 Jan 2010 7:04pm 1 Comment Every woman has a right to breast reconstruction surgery after breast cancer. This has been a federal mandate for some time and insurance companies have to pay for breast reconstruction surgery by law. There is no age limitation for breast reconstruction and there are many different options available. "Immediate" breast reconstruction is per ... Read on »
One-Step Reconstruction with Implants and Alloderm by Dr. C Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Thu 12 Jul 2012 2:12pm The most common method of breast reconstruction currently performed in the US uses temporary implants ("tissue expanders"). These are exchanged later at a second surgery for the permanent breast implants (either saline or silicone). The tissue expanders can either be placed at the same time as the mastectomy or some time later. They are infl ... Read on »
Mammograms & Breast Implants.... by Raechelle Posted Thu 22 Jan 2009 12:00am Hey kids! Been training hard? Hope so! Well, since I'm going to be 42 this year, and they say women should start getting mammograms at 40,I am about to schedule myself my first one. We all know the importance of mammogram, breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer after lung cancer and the fifth most common cause of cance ... Read on »
Breast Lift with Implants - What You Can Expect by Ryan Andrews Posted Mon 13 May 2013 5:31am Breast lift with implants combines the two procedures breast lift and breast augmentation. This is known as augmentation mastopexy. In this effective procedure, breast implants are used to augment the breasts and this is combined with a breast lift to shape and lift sagging breasts to give them a youthful look.  It ensures a dramatic improvem ... Read on »