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UK surgeons call for ban on Brazilian butt lifts after patient deaths

In August, Leah Cambridge, a mom of three, died after traveling to Turkey for the procedure. (Facebook) Cosmetic surgeons have called for a ban on Brazilian bum lifts in the U.K.— following the death of a second British woman. The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) asked its members to stop performing the ops until more… Read More »

AstraZeneca immunotherapy drug cuts lung cancer deaths by almost a third

LONDON (Reuters) – AstraZeneca’s immunotherapy drug Imfinzi cut the risk of death in patients with mid-stage lung cancer by nearly a third in a closely watched clinical study, reinforcing the case for using the drug in earlier disease. A sign is seen at an AstraZeneca site in Macclesfield, central England May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Phil Noble… Read More »