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Florida Teen Dies After Complications During Breast Surgery   -  Mar 25, 2008
By TANYA RIVERO and JONANN BRADY. Florida high school senior Stephanie Kuleba had everything going for her -- she was the well-liked captain of her varsity ... ABC News

Infections after breast surgery found to be costly   -  Jan 22, 2008
CHICAGO (Reuters) - More than one in 20 patients undergoing breast surgery later developed infections at incision sites, according to a study released on ... Reuters India

ABC's Robin Roberts Has Breast Surgery   -  Aug 3, 2007
..."Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts had "very successful" surgery for breast cancer Friday and has left the hospital for home, ABC said. ... San Francisco Chronicle

Breast surgery link found   -  May 20, 2005
By Jacqueline Maley. Women who have a breast lump removed in rural hospitals are more likely to need a mastectomy in a second operation than those operated ... Sydney Morning Herald

Men with 'moobs' swell queues for breast surgery   -  Jan 28, 2007
MEN are turning to cosmetic surgery to tackle the embarrassment of “man breasts?, fuelling a near doubling in the number of people sculpting their bodies ... Times Online

Upfront women swell rush to breast surgery   -  Jan 15, 2006
THE number of women having surgery to boost the size of their breasts has increased by over 50% in the past year. An audit by the British Association of ... Times Online

Sheryl Crow ready to tour after breast surgery   -  Mar 18, 2006
AP. The 44-year-old rocker postponed tour dates set for March and April after having successful breast cancer surgery last month. ...

Pain often persists years after breast surgery   -  Nov 11, 2009
By Anthony J. Brown, MD. NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a study of Danish women who had surgery for breast cancer, nearly half still reported pain 2 to 3 ... Reuters India

'Two-in-One' Breast Surgery Uses Unwanted Body Fat   -  Sep 14, 2009
For women who want to get rid of excess fat from their thighs and stomach and increase their bust size all at the same time – there's a new procedure that ... FOXNews

No shying away from breast surgery   -  Dec 7, 2008
Bangalore (PTI): Going under the surgeon's scalpel for breast reconstruction, augmentation and reduction is no longer a taboo with more and more women ... Hindu

Hypnosis Reduces Breast Surgery Side Effects   -  Aug 28, 2007
By SUSAN KANSAGRA, MD. It's something that's usually associated with stage performances and helping smokers quit, but new research suggests hypnosis may ... ABC News

Delay of chemo safe after breast surgery   -  Oct 5, 2006
Research has shown that women who undergo chemotherapy after surgery for early-stage breast cancer have an improved chance of survival. ... Sydney Morning Herald

Family Files Lawsuit After Teen Dies of Breast Surgery Complications   -  Sep 24, 2009
A year-and-half after a Florida high school senior died from complications associated with corrective breast surgery – the teen's family has filed a lawsuit ... FOXNews

Breast surgery 'cure risk'   -  May 14, 2008
By Tamara McLean. MANY young women with breast cancer are risking their lives by opting for surgery to save their breast over more protective, ...

Caption: Ashley has undergone uterine and breast surgery   -  Jan 4, 2007
Parents of a severely disabled girl in the US have revealed that they are keeping her child-sized in order to give her a better life. The nine-year-old, ... Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Breast surgery rescheduled after cancer patient outcry   -  Apr 23, 2009
By Kate Sikora. A WOMAN in urgent need of breast cancer surgery will finally get her lifesaving operation after her plight was revealed in The Daily ...

Kin of teen who died after breast surgery speak out   -  Mar 31, 2008
By Mike Celizic. Joanne Kuleba thought that her daughter had done all her homework when she decided to have plastic surgery and chose a surgeon to correct a ...

'Quickie' breast surgery on way   -  Sep 23, 2007
WOMEN undergoing a new type of breast enlargement will be able to go out to dinner on the evening of their operation, British plastic surgeons will be told ... Times Online

Gwyneth wants breast surgery   -  Dec 24, 2005
By Nicole Lampert Showbusiness Editor. Macrobiotic diets, yoga and alternative therapies offer the path to beauty, according to Gwyneth Paltrow. ... Daily Mail

Women receive £700,000 compensation following botched breast surgery   -  Dec 8, 2009
She was suspended on full pay after more than 30 women aged between 30 and 65 came forward saying they had suffered serious problems after their surgery, ...

Stem cells used to repair damage of breast surgery   -  May 27, 2006
By Roger Highfield, Science Editor. Three women have had breast cancer surgery in which their own stem cells were implanted to help grow new tissue to ...

Woman suing dentist over breast surgery   -  Nov 10, 2008
SEATTLE, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- An 18-year-old woman alleges in a lawsuit against a dentist that the medical official botched a breast reduction surgery she had ...

… Cosmetic Surgeon Accused of Botching 15-Year-Old's Breast Surgery   -  Dec 4, 2009
MOSES LAKE, Wash. — The state agency that licenses doctors has accused a Moses Lake cosmetic surgeon of unprofessional conduct for performing breast ... FOXNews

Judge bars footage of Anna Nicole's breast surgery   -  Oct 3, 2008
LOS ANGELES — A judge ordered a Texas doctor and his wife on Friday not to distribute videotaped footage of Anna Nicole Smith's breast augmentation surgery ... FOXNews

Insurer Must Pay for Boy Breast Surgery   -  Apr 4, 2007
By SAMUEL MAULL, AP Writer. An insurer that refused to pay for a teenage boy's breast reduction surgery on the ground that it was cosmetic must reimburse ... San Francisco Chronicle

First Regenerative Cell Breast Augmentation Surgery Performed Through...   -  Jan 20, 2010
..."Our goal is to greatly improve the quality of breast surgery for patients, setting a new level of expectation for augmentation and fat grafting outcomes," ... Forbes

'Obsessed' Italy bans breast surgery for under-18s   -  Feb 6, 2009
The Italian Government of Silvio Berlusconi is to ban girls under 18 from having breast enhancement surgery because it is “dangerous to their health?. ... Times Online

Infections After Breast Surgery More Common Than Previously Believed   -  Jan 31, 2008
Breast surgery is becoming more common around the world. For women who've been diagnosed with cancer, the operation is a medical necessity. ... Voice of America

The Billion Dollar Breast   -  Apr 14, 2005
But the popularity of those procedures has been falling. The same is true of breast implant removals. Yet the rise of breast surgery has been unstoppable. ... Forbes

Better bras: the way to cut breast surgery   -  Jun 17, 2007
THE National Health Service is being urged to provide trained bra-fitters to cut the number of unnecessary breast reductions demanded by women whose ... Times Online

Cosmetic Surgery May Improve Sex Life, Study Shows   -  Mar 14, 2006
After surgery, 81% of the 26 breast surgery respondents and 68 percent of the 25 ... Seventy-three percent of breast surgery patients and 56 percent of body ... FOXNews

Edwards recovering from breast surgery   -  Mar 11, 2005
Elizabeth Edwards, a Raleigh lawyer and the wife of former US Sen. John Edwards, is recovering from successful surgery to remove a cancerous lump from her ... Pay-Per-View - News & Observer - Factiva, from Dow Jones

If Plastic Surgery Won't Convince You, What Will?   -  May 25, 2009
...“I would rather have plastic surgery than a free car,? said Ms. Kalivodova, who opted for cosmetic breast surgery that would normally cost €2600, ... New York Times

Is Breast Surgery Riskier if I Have Chemo First?   -  Oct 4, 2007
Question: Are there additional risks associated with breast cancer surgery if I have chemotherapy first? Dr. Barbara Smith answers the question: Does Chemo ... ABC News

Crackdown on breast surgery fraud   -  Feb 27, 2006
By Henry Samuel in Paris. France's heavily-indebted health service is cracking down on doctors who pass off cosmetic surgery as life-saving reconstructive ...

Aesthetic results of breast surgery can be improved   -  Oct 10, 2008
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - As a treatment for early-stage breast cancer, a surgical team as devised a new approach to removing the cancerous tissue within ... Reuters UK

Gift kits aid recovery from breast surgery   -  Jan 12, 2005
Looking for the right gift for that special, surgically enhanced someone? Check out, an online retailer of breast- augmentation gift boxes. ... Pay-Per-View - Chicago Tribune - ProQuest Archiver

Gel fears as jabs end in breast surgery   -  Apr 14, 2006
At least six women in Hong Kong have had their breasts partly or completely removed and 47 others may be at risk after they began injecting a gel that they ... The Standard

Small is best as women downsize breast surgery   -  Jun 22, 2005
While women may once have been tempted to "do a Jordan" and increase their cleavage to extreme proportions, it now seems more are opting for the fuller, ... Daily Mail

Faker mum who conned for breast surgery out in cold   -  Feb 5, 2009
A SINGLE mum who faked cancer to get money for plastic surgery says she has received death threats, been run out of town and had to change her appearance. ...

'Mommy makeover' rush for plastic surgery   -  Dec 2, 2007
..."But the danger is that women who go in for a tummy tuck get wrapped up in what else is available and end up with breast surgery simply because it is part ...

Male Breast Surgery on Rise for Teens   -  Feb 22, 2008
By JEN PIRONE and OLIVIA STERNS. Every year almost 14000 men go under the knife to correct a condition known as gynecomastia: unwanted breast tissue ... ABC News

Concern after breast surgery deferred over beds shortage   -  Dec 11, 2006
Up to 12 women referred by the BreastCheck screening programme for cancer surgery at the Mater hospital in Dublin have had their operations deferred because ... Irish Times

Men queuing up for 'moob' surgery   -  Sep 17, 2009
Mr McGeorge revealed the jump in male breast surgery at the annual meeting of ... Breast surgery for men pushed out the facelift to become the fifth most ... BBC News

breast surgery filled in time 'til dinner   -  Sep 28, 2007
It's a swell result: Alicia Pashalidis after her breast enlargement operation. Picture: Brenton Edwards Source: Herald Sun ...

Infections after breast surgery costly -US study   -  Jan 21, 2008
CHICAGO, Jan 21 (Reuters) - More than one in 20 patients undergoing breast surgery later developed infections at incision sites, according to a study ... Reuters AlertNet

Lindsay's breast surgery   -  Jun 8, 2005
Teen actress Lindsay Lohan is having some digital surgery on her cleavage after Disney executives judged her bosom a little too ample for the ... The Age

Police say theft paid for breast surgery.   -  May 10, 2006
May 10--A Spokane woman has been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from her Liberty Lake employer to get her breasts enlarged. Jerri Ann Cozza, 35, ... Free with registration - Spokesman-Review -

Nicole Smith's breast surgery video banned   -  May 19, 2009
AP. A US judge has banned a doctor's wife from releasing a 1994 videotape showing a breast implant operation being carried out on former Playboy model Anna ... The Guardian

A boom in breast surgery   -  Apr 9, 2008
By Pohla Smith, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. In the year 2000, 212500 American women underwent breast augmentation, according to statistics published by the ... Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Insurer to Pay for Boy's Breast Surgery   -  Apr 3, 2007
By SAMUEL MAULL, AP Writer. An insurer that refused to pay for a teenage boy's breast reduction surgery on the ground that it was cosmetic must reimburse ... San Francisco Chronicle

Breast surgery: Paying the price, taking the risk   -  Jul 3, 2005
I f all goes well, Akinyi Okoth, a single, 32-year-old New York City woman, will come home from a lengthy vacation later this summer with the breasts she ... $2.95 - Kansas City Star - NewsBank

Breast surgery trend forces bra firms to up their cup sizes   -  Jul 12, 2006
By LIZ HULL, Daily Mail. British women's breasts are getting bigger with sales of large bra sizes tripling over the last three years. ... Daily Mail

Would I regret having breast reduction surgery overseas?   -  Sep 3, 2009
Following an initial chat, Dr Marina Garcia Moya, a breast surgery specialist who ... Dr Moya, who specialises in reconstructive breast surgery following ...

Beauticians reject breast surgery blame   -  Apr 20, 2006
Four Hong Kong beauty parlor associations have urged the Consumer Council to disclose the names of the salons which were accused of breast enhancement ... The Standard

Women Heading Into Breast Surgery Uninformed   -  Dec 21, 2007
UNDATED (AP) -- A new study suggests doctors aren't talking about breast reconstruction with women before cancer surgery -- a topic that could influence ... WIFR

Comments on: Fla. Teen Dies During Breast Surgery - CBS News   -  Mar 26, 2008 neoconslayer March 26, 2008 3:23 PM EDT. It is tragic what happened to her, but it is kind of hard to care about the travails of the privileged. ... CBS News

… : SEVERE PAIN FOLLOWS BREAST SURGERY.(Living) - The Cincinnati …   -  Mar 29, 2005
SEVERE PAIN FOLLOWS BREAST SURGERY.(Living) ... find The Cincinnati Post (Cincinnati, OH) articles. Q.:I had breast surgery a few years ago and will have to ... Pay-Per-View - Cincinnati Post - HighBeam Research

CSMMU docs to be trained in endoscopic breast surgery   -  Nov 5, 2009
To render breast operations less painful and for better cosmetic results, surgeons of CSMMU will be trying their hands on endoscopic breast surgery to ... Indian Express

Christina Applegate   -  Jan 24, 2010
Now that you've had reconstructive breast surgery, how do you feel when you see yourself naked? It's hard. You don't look the same anymore and you never ... People Magazine

Studies seek to reduce risk of breast surgery side effect .   -  Dec 30, 2008
Exercise and special sleeves are being explored as ways to alleviate the severe arm swelling that can . The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Hospitals in aboul ... Reading Eagle - Google News Archive

Reports support breast surgery   -  Jan 7, 2007
Re "Big breasts, big risks," Opinion, Jan. 3. Dr. Edward Melmed's comments are misleading and disrespectful of the motives of the women who felt that the ... Pay-Per-View - Los Angeles Times - ProQuest Archiver

Operation tummy tuck sets sights on new mums   -  Jun 26, 2005
Surgeons would not perform breast surgery until six months after a woman had ... Shiree Gibson, 41, a mother of a 10-year-old son, had breast surgery and ... Sydney Morning Herald

Charity's alarm at needless breast surgery   -  Nov 18, 2009
Women at high risk of breast cancer are having a pre-emptive mastectomy instead of waiting up to two years for test results which would reveal whether they ... The Guardian

Brief Hypnosis Intervention to Control Side Effects in Breast Surgery...   -  Aug 29, 2007
Breast cancer surgery is associated with side effects, including postsurgical pain, nausea, and fatigue. We carried out a randomized clinical trial to test ...

Ann Romney has breast surgery   -  Dec 6, 2008
SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Ann Romney, wife of former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, had a precancerous lump in her breast removed, a statement said. ...

Breast cancer : Chemotherapy delay following breast surgery 'okay'   -  May 10, 2006
A study has shown that it is safe for women who have undergone surgery for early-stage breast cancer to delay chemotherapy for up to 12 weeks. ... Private Healthcare UK

Breast surgery promotion not aired in Punta Gorda, Fla., Clear...   -  Jan 4, 2005
Jan. 4--Clear Channel Communications Inc. is being criticized by women's health advocates over a Christmas contest which granted breast enlargement ... Free with registration - Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News -

Rise in breast surgery for brides seeking a wedding day boost   -  Apr 15, 2009
The number of women paying for breast enlargements in order to look good on their wedding day has risen sharply, according to cosmetic surgeons. ...

Jury awards woman $127,920 in suit over breast surgery   -  May 3, 2006
A jury awarded $127920 on Tuesday to a then-Hooters restaurant worker who suffered a burn on her right breast during augmentation surgery two years ago. ... $2.95 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch - NewsBank

Thousands of women 'having unnecessary breast surgery'   -  Nov 2, 2009
By David Derbyshire. Guidance on breast cancer screening is being rewritten after a study found thousands of women were having unnecessary surgery. ... Daily Mail

On-the-run council tax rebel spends £6,000 on breast surgery   -  Jul 14, 2008
A council tax rebel, who is on the run from police, has spent £6000 pounds on breast implants and a face rather than pay her £1200 pounds tax bill. ...

Judge bans release of breast surgery video   -  Sep 18, 2007
Los Angeles - A judge issued an order prohibiting a doctor's wife from releasing a 1994 videotape documenting breast augmentation surgery for Anna Nicole ... Independent Online

After Breast Surgery .Keep Your Cool No Matter What You're .   -  Mar 13, 2005
After Breast Surgery Keep your cool no matter what you're . The Classic Light breast form with Climate Control technology features a removable Climate ... Spokesman-Review - Google News Archive

'Nightmare' after botched breast surgery   -  Nov 19, 2009
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 19, 2009): A woman who went for breast reduction surgery conducted by a cosmetic surgeon in Johor, ended up with nerve damage and her ... Sun Daily - The Sun Daily

Breast surgery warning issued   -  Sep 13, 2008
MONTREAL --Women seeking breast augmentation surgery should avoid fat transfer from other parts of their body at all costs, an association representing ...

Comments on: Fla. Teen Dies During Breast Surgery - CBS News   -  Mar 26, 2008 linfinster March 26, 2008 4:22 PM EDT. Be a good person, don''''t look for handouts, work a job, take care of your family and children, ... CBS News

Family alleges wrong breast surgery at AIIMS   -  May 1, 2008
New Delhi: A patient's relatives alleged on Wednesday that doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) wrongly operated upon her for ... Sify

Facebook protest group targets 'sexist' breast surgery adverts   -  Feb 17, 2009
By Daily Mail Reporter. Cosmetic surgery adverts are being defaced by campaigners who oppose the 'sexist' portrayal of women. ... Daily Mail

What affects a woman post surgery?   -  May 1, 2009
...“Patient satisfaction with breast appearance was without doubt the key theme and is a salient factor in determining the success of breast surgery. ... Times of India

Cosmetic Surgery: A Better Sex Life?   -  Feb 21, 2006
After surgery, 81% of the 26 breast surgery respondents and 68% of the 25 body ... Seventy-three percent of breast surgery patients and 56% of body surgery ... WebMD

Real picture after surgery   -  Jun 15, 2007
The other most common forms of breast surgery were reductions and reconstructions. Prof Marshall said that while women who had augmentation generally did it ...

Breast surgery promotion not aired in Punta Gorda, Fla., Clear...   -  Jan 4, 2005
Breast surgery promotion not aired in Punta Gorda, Fla., Clear Channel area. ... find Sun (Port Charlotte, FL) articles. Jan. Pay-Per-View - The Sun - HighBeam Research

Nearly 23000 breast surgeries took place in 2006 in Florida-based ambulatory surgery centers and no one died under the knife, according to the Florida ... Pay-Per-View - Palm Beach Post - NewsBank

More women getting 'mommy makeovers' - TODAY Health   -  Jul 8, 2008
Among women in their 30s, there was a 9 percent to 12 percent rise in tummy tucks and breast surgery between 2005 and 2006. In 2007, 59 percent of American ...

Comments on: Fla. Teen Dies During Breast Surgery - CBS News   -  Mar 26, 2008 March 26, 2008 1:07 PM EDT. Despite the tragic situation I blame the parents for allowing their daughter to undergo this procedure in the first place. ... CBS News

TVNZ fined for screening breast surgery without approval   -  Sep 26, 2008
By Eloise Gibson. A primary school teacher has won $15000 from TVNZ after her breast augmentation was screened on prime-time television. ... New Zealand Herald

Demand for cosmetic surgery up by a third 'because it has lost its...   -  Jan 21, 2008
Breast surgery is still the most popular procedure - but 20 per cent ... In 2007, the top choices for women were breast surgery, nose jobs and liposuction. ... Daily Mail

Lindsay Lohan Upset Over Rumors Of Sister's Breast Surgery   -  Aug 14, 2008
Lindsay Lohan is very upset over rumors that are circulating that say that her 14 year old sister Ali underwent breast augmentation surgery. ... Chatter Shmatter

Women with breast cancer can have unaffected life expectancy   -  Jun 11, 2008
The statistics were from the Association of Breast Surgery and the NHS Breast Screening Programme. Professor Julietta Patnick, director of the NHS programme ...

REGISTERED NURSE Outpatient Breast Surgery   -  Nov 12, 2006
The Reading Hospital and Medical Center Is seeking a compassionate. experienced RN to provide outpatient breast cancer management in a surgical office ... Reading Eagle - Google News Archive

… Doctor From Distributing The Late Anna Nicole Smith's Breast...   -  Oct 6, 2008
Los Angeles, CA (CNS) - The late Anna Nicole Smith's footage of her breast augmentation surgery has been prevented from being distributed. ... AHN

'Doctor, can you make me look like this?'   -  Mar 10, 2007
The trend is for liposuction or breast surgery between high school and university. Child psychologist Michael Carr-Gregg counsels teenagers whose parents ... The Age

Almost 500% Increase in Teen Breast Surgery in Ten Years   -  Apr 1, 2008
According to statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) there has been an almost 500 percent increase in breast augmentation ...

Asbury Park Press, NJ, Workplace column.   -  Nov 6, 2006
I was amazed by reconstructive surgery, and worked a lot with breast reconstruction after cancer, and that's how I got into breast surgery. ... Free with registration - Asbury Park Press -

Aesthetic results of breast surgery can be improved   -  Oct 24, 2008
As a treatment for early-stage breast cancer, a surgical team as devised a new approach to removing the cancerous tissue within the breast while preserving ... Times of Malta

SurgiCare Reports Huge Rise in Number of Breast Surgery Enquiries   -  Apr 29, 2009
...(OPENPRESS) April 29, 2009 -- SurgiCare has revealed a large rise in the number of enquiries from patients in relation to breast surgery procedures, ...

The Nation; FDA Silicone Implant Ban Is Debated; Dozens of women …   -  Apr 12, 2005
In Europe, she said, 90% of cosmetic breast surgery patients pick silicone over saline implants. The FDA panel hearing the testimony has come under ... Pay-Per-View - Los Angeles Times - ProQuest Archiver

Crow Undergoes Breast Surgery .   -  Feb 25, 2006
CROW UNDERGOES BREAST SURGERY . Singer Sheryl Crows prognosiss said to be excellent after undergoing surgery this week tor breast cance . Spokesman-Review - Google News Archive

A Staggering 7 Out of 10 Women Facing Breast Cancer Are Never Told of...   -  Sep 24, 2009
Center for Restorative Breast Surgery SERVICE INFORMATION: Founded by Frank J. DellaCroce, MD, FACS and Scott K. Sullivan, MD, FACS, the Center for ... Forbes

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