Women's Health

The Most Common Breast Cancer Myths Busted

Plastic surgery causes breast cancer

Many people speculated that having implants in your breast must increase cancer risk. There have been many studies in the past trying to link breast implants with breast cancer. Besides having a large foreign object surgically embedded in your breast tissue, there was the additional concern that cancer could be missed on mammography due to the implants. Despite all the past studies, there was no evidence to show that breast implants increase the risk of breast cancer.