Archive for May, 2012

Intake of increased vitamin D may reduce Alzheimer’s risk

Published on May 30, 2012

Vitamin D is a unique vitamin which can be ingested as well as synthesized by human body.  Vitamin D is available in diets and can also be produced by human skin in presence of sun light. People exposed to sunlight

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People having Cosmetic Surgeries are still open for more

Published on May 29, 2012

With the advance of modern anesthesia science, especially tumescent anesthetics, and reduction of associated risks, it is possible to have combined procedures for patients leading to some advantages to them. There are people who have two or more cosmetic surgeries together with one

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Benefits of Testosterone Replacement on Health

Published on May 28, 2012

Testosterone may help you decrease your weight and help prevent you from developing diabetes. This protection could thus help decrease your risk of developing many associated medical problems and may thus prolong your life while improving your quality of life.

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Acceptability of Cosmetic Plastic Surgeries

Published on May 25, 2012

There was a time many decades ago, when cosmetic plastic surgery was meant exclusively for the rich and famous and the patients included celebrities in the entertainment and other fields. That was also the time when cosmetic surgery was considered

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Knowing Patient’s Expectations & Motivation Important Before Cosmetic Procedures

Published on May 24, 2012

The elective nature of cosmetic procedures puts an extra burden on the plastic surgeons and the patients alike and this burden relates to judging if the overall impact of a procedure would be beneficial to the patient. The need for

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More Couples are going for Cosmetic Procedures

Published on May 23, 2012

There are activities which American couples tend to do together, like going on vacations, attending social functions or places of worship. To this list of couple activities, as strange as it may seem, getting cosmetic procedures appear to be a

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Cosmetic Surgery Results Partly Depend on Patients’ choices

Published on May 10, 2012

As per statistics of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the number of cosmetic surgeries done in 2011 including the minimally invasive procedures was 13.8 million, a rise of 5% over the 2010 figure. That cosmetic and plastic surgery

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Stem Cells and Plastic Surgery

Published on May 8, 2012

Stem cells have the special capacity to divide and differentiate into all cell types and to self renew producing more stem cells. There are two types – Embryonic stem cells and Adult stem cells. The embryonic stem cells which are

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Topical BotulinumToxin Under Trials Has Big Potential

Published on May 7, 2012

Inject-able botulinum toxin type A product changed the cosmetic treatment industry in a big way when it arrived in the market and now occupies the top position in number of treated cases among  the cosmetic procedures. Being a comparatively low

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Cosmetic Treatment of Hands

Published on May 3, 2012

Cosmetic Surgery procedures such as breast enhancement surgery are common. But what about Cosmetic Surgery for hands? In the hierarchy of body parts getting more cosmetically treated, the hands have so far occupied a lower position than many body parts like face,

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