Posts tagged "breast implants"

March 20 news: Breast implant review, cannabis risk, sudden infant death, addiction medicine, mumps

Check out today’s public health news for Wednesday, March 20, 2019

EPA Mercury Ruling, Needle-Exchange Programs under threat, breast implants

The Environmental Protection Agency unveils long-awaited mercury rule, Wednesday, Dec. 21. Federal funding for needle-exchange programs is about to be prohibited once more. Concerns in at least a half-dozen countries of women who received breast implants with substandard silicone made in France. All this and more, topping this morning's public health headlines, Thursday, December 22....