NCHR Testimony at FDA on Restylane

November 21, 2003. It is clear that both women and men alike continue to search for the fountain of youth. We know that these products are widely used, and that’s why they should be carefully studied. They should be approved if they are safe and effective.

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Testimony at FDA on Silicone Gel Breast Implants

October 15, 2003. The FDA’s study, described by Dr. Lori Brown yesterday, is the best designed study ever conducted on the topic. One reason for its superiority is that it focused on women who were basically happy with their implants, and who had implants for at least 7 years.

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NCHR Testimony at FDA on Artecoll

February 28, 2003. If FDA approval is to mean anything, it should mean that the benefits outweigh the risks. The benefits are purely cosmetic, and most are not statistically-significant. We don’t know exactly what the risks are yet.

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