According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentation is the most common type of cosmetic surgery with more than 300 thousand women getting them every year. Some women are finding their implants gave them more than they bargained for. Allison shares the story of how she discovered a breast implant illness that left her thinking she was going to die.
7:00- Allison’s decision to get breast implants
13:00- The tipping point. When she started thinking something is wrong.
18:00- The symptoms she was having
27:00- Finding someone who believed her and a surgeon to remove them
48:00- Minute with Mike on body image and finding “you” again.
Allison hosts her own podcast, The Shared Cup: http://alisonliddic.com/podcast/