Current Health News

December 7, 2019 - Issue 4863


Shady Implants: Corruption in the Medical Device Industry

Shady Implants: Corruption in the Medical Device Industry

December 7, 2019

If you're looking at getting an implant, artificial spine disk, insulin pump, hip replacement or bone graft device, steer clear of this poorly regulated medical device industry. Its faulty device implants with cheap parts and little or no safety testing are turning unsuspecting patients into guinea pigs.

Potential Health Hazards of Eyelash Extensions

eyelash lice

December 7, 2019

Eyelash extensions, which can stay in place for weeks, may be inviting mites to live in your lashes. The invisible creatures, called Demodex, can cause eye redness and inflammation, and can be confused with other eye conditions.