Breast implants hotline

The hotline was launched at the weekend following concerns from France regarding Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) breast implants.

Acting Health Minister Nicola Roxon stated that despite there being no evidence of increased rupture rates in Australia, support was available for women who wanted more information.

“The Breast Implant Information Line will operate 24 hours a day from today, to provide advice and support. This government service will also register women’s contact details so follow up information can be provided if