Founder of Shady French Implant Company Arrested

Police have arrested Jean-Claude Mas, the founder of the French company that made breast implants with industrial-grade silicone that may leak into women's bodies and give them cancer. Mas was apparently also wanted by Interpol, but not for implant malfeasance — he had a drunk driving charge in Costa Rica. Of the… » 1/27/12 4:45pm 1/27/12 4:45pm

Breast Implants Linked To Rare Cancer

The FDA says that since 1997, 34 women have developed anaplastic large cell lymphoma after getting breast implants. The cancer appears in the scar tissue, but there are too few cases to say definitively that implants cause the disease. » 1/27/11 1:24pm 1/27/11 1:24pm