Cosmetic surgeons call for surgery advert to be banned

Cut out the cowboys: Now even plastic surgeons call for total ban on cosmetic op adverts

New implants warning: More women at risk from suspect silicone sold under different name

New implants warning: More women at risk from suspect silicone sold under different name 45,000 women have PIP implants – but thousands more may have them under a different nameDutch implant manufacturer Rofil thought to have a long-standing arrangement to buy PIP implants Thousands more women may be at risk after it emerged that suspect PIP breast implants were repackaged and sold under a second name. Industry experts estimate that some 5,000 British women have Rofil M-implants, described as simply being PIPs with a different branding

US warned French breast implant maker PIP 10 YEARS before silicone scandal

U.S. warned French breast implant maker 10 YEARS before silicone scandal brokePIP”s saline devices described as “adulterated”U.S. health authorities issued warning in 2000Firm”s silicone implants already under investigationThousands more women could be affected The French breast implant maker at the heart of a worldwide scandal was warned about the quality of its products more than 10 years ago, it emerged today