Breast Implants are increasing the Cancer Death Risk by 38%, a new #BreastCancer Study suggests

Breast Implants 'Raise Cancer Death Risk', Study Suggests

Cosmetic breast augmentation has become increasingly popular

Women who have breast implants and go on to have breast cancer have a 38% higher risk of dying from the disease than women who do not have implants, a new study suggests. The study  also found that women with cosmetic breast implants had a 26% increased risk of being diagnosed at a later stage of cancer than women without implants.

Read Breast Implants ‘Raise Cancer Death Risk’, Study Suggests
The Huffington Post UK,  1 May 2013

Sources: Breast cancer detection and survival among women with cosmetic breast implants: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies – BMJ Publishing Group Ltd, 30 April 2013

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4 Comments

  1. Maxima

     /  01/05/2013

    Great post,Thank you! for sharing it for us- Have nice day:
    Maxima

    Reply
  2. Tom Laing

     /  01/05/2013

    Reblogged this on The Blog of Tom Laing.
    Tom

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  3. Mia

     /  17/05/2013

    Hi, Just how much roughly does it cost for breast lift surgery in England?

    Reply

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