Breast implants are made with a silicone shell and either silicone or saline inside. Image: FDA

FDA Questions Safety of Breast Implants

New concerns raised about health risks, plus warnings to manufacturers for failing to study those risks.

Known Risks

Arthritis, Melanoma, Scleroderma?

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