Latest Breast reconstruction Stories

2013-07-03 23:22:16

Local San Antonio breast cancer survivors come together this month to help patients traveling for reconstructive surgery, dedicating to helping others in the future. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 The decision to have breast reconstruction after mastectomy is not always an easy one especially for women who do not have access to an experienced breast reconstruction surgeon or surgical team. Traveling is not always easy either. Local San Antonio women are trying to change that by...

2013-06-19 23:16:46

With the FDA´s recent approval of the third ultra cohesive gel breast implant, Mentor Worldwide´s MemoryShape, Dr. Joseph Bauer of the Swan Center for Plastic Surgery announces this too will be offered to patients. (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week the approval of a third ultra cohesive gel breast implant, Mentor Worldwide´s MemoryShape. The FDA approved Sientra/Silimed in March 2012 and Allergan 410 in February 2013. The FDA...

2013-06-11 23:02:53

With breast cancer currently being the leading threat to women all over the world, Dr. Sam Speron talks about options and what steps to take to be able to identify whether someone or their family are at risk. Park Ridge, IL (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Dr Sam Speron reveals thoughts on Breast cancer & Angelina Jolie. Breast cancer is the most frequently occurring cancer and is the second most prominent cause of death for women all over the world. Breast cancer has been a major health concern...

2013-06-04 23:30:00

In light of Angelina Jolie's recent mastectomy, Kwiksure examines the relationship between health insurance coverage and preventative cancer surgery. Hong Kong (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Angelina Jolie made headline news recently as she publicly shared her elective preventative double mastectomy in the New York Times on the 14th of May, after testing positive for the BRCA mutation. A week later, a British businessman followed suit with the removal of his healthy prostate as tests showed he also...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'