Medical

Rare cancer linked to deaths with textured breast implants, FDA says

Textured implants, which have microscopic grooves for breast tissue to grow into, appear to be most problematic: Among the 231 reported cases that noted implant surface, 203 were textured. If you have patients with breast implants, you should continue to provide them routine care and support. Since then, doctors registered with the British Association of Aesthetic and Plastic Surgeons BAAPS, who represent all cosmetic surgeons working in the NHS, have warned patients of BIA-ALCL.

World Media

International Monetary Fund raises forecast for United Kingdom economic growth to 2% in 2017

Morocco's economic growth is forecast to jump from 1.5 percent last year to 4.4 percent this year, while Tunisia's economy is seen expanding by 2.5 percent compared with just one percent the year before. "If confidence and market sentiment remain strong, short-term growth could indeed surprise on the upside". "Nonetheless, the Philippines would be affected more strongly should growth for the region slow", the International Monetary Fund said.

Sports

Wichita State to join American Athletic Conference

And as recently as in 2012, the formation of a club football team was made with the intent of paving a path back to a full program rebirth at Wichita State. Marshall's teams have captured five MVC regular-season titles and two tournament crowns. "Two years ago, we set out on a fact-finding process to determine the best way athletics could help position the university for enrollment growth and enhance WSU's reputation as an academic and research institution.", said John Bardo, the Wichita ...