New York plastic surgeon Brad Jacobs holds a silicone gel breast implant in 2006. That year the FDA allowed silicone implants back on the market, after a 14- year hiatus.
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June 22, 2011 In research on women who had breast augmentation before 2006, 20 to 40 percent of those who got silicone implants for cosmetic reasons had subsequent surgery to deal with problems. The proportion was even higher for women who got implants after treatment for breast cancer.
Scarlette Wiens touches the chin of her father, face-transplant recipient Dallas Wiens.
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May 9, 2011 Dallas Wiens looks nothing like he did before Nov. 13, 2008, when a horrific accident obliterated all his features and left him blind. Now, he has a new face after a transplant at a Boston hospital. And he's heading home to Texas.
November 26, 2007 Why is it OK to bash people who have plastic surgery for cosmetic reasons?
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November 26, 2007 On today's show, what is rich?, Middle East talks, Selling organs, Plastic surgery.
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