Linda McAvan MEP urges changes to prevent another PIP Implant scandal

Yorkshire Euro MP demands reform after breast implant scandal

Published on 24 Jan, 2012

In a specially arranged meeting with the European Commission, Yorkshire and Humber Euro MP, Linda McAvan, demanded changes to healthcare regulations across Europe following the breast implant scandal that has affected thousands of women in Britain, France and across the continent.

The scandal began after it was discovered that PIP, a French manufacturer of breast implants, had for years been making and selling implants with cheaper industrial quality silicone rather than the medical grade silicone Read on…….

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