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Breast Implants Crackdown: France Becomes First Country to Ban Prosthesis Linked to Rare Cancer; Canada Decides to Suspend Its Sale

Representational Image (Photo credits: Twitter/LaddAtkins) After their arrival on the cosmetic surgery market, back in the 1960s, both silicone and saline breast implants quickly became a hit in the plastic surgery procedure for women. Despite the increasing number of females favouring this prosthetic implants, debate continues to swirl about their safety. Recently, after several types… Read More »

Partners, Harvard Pilgrim Suspend Healthcare Merger Talks – RevCycleIntelligence.com

By Jacqueline LaPointe November 20, 2018 – Partners HealthCare, the largest hospital system in Massachusetts, recently halted healthcare merger talks with local insurer Harvard Pilgrim Health Care over concerns the deal would not earn regulatory approval. “Now isn’t the right time to try to push something like that ahead,” Partners President and CEO, David Torchiana, MD,… Read More »