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Advertising claims for cosmetic procedures using stem cells are running far ahead of the scientific evidence for safety and effectiveness, according to a review in the August issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery , the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons .
A woman who says her Chicago plastic surgeon posted before and after photos of her facial reconstruction surgery on his website without her consent, labeling them "cocaine nose," filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Cook County circuit court.
Alison Phillips says the Health Service MUST put life before cosmetic surgery after 21-year-old Reece was told he'll have to fund his own cancer treatment This month 21-year-old Reece Hawley was told he'll have to fund his own cancer treatment which could let him live another two years.
July 29, 2014 - For survivors of severe combat injuries threatening more than one limb, reconstructive surgical procedures using tissue flaps have a good record of safety and effectiveness in avoiding amputation, reports a paper in the August issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery , the official medical journal of the American Society of ... (more)
A YOUNG man whose family is being forced to raise A 2,000 a week for life-prolonging drugs said the NHS has put a price on his life.
The phenomenon known as "medical tourism" has pumped millions of dollars into the Argentina, Brazil and Costa Rican economies as Americans head south of the border for cheap cosmetic surgery.
Have fun at the beach this summer with Emily Burton's selection for a stylish seaside glow.
Clearly bratwurst plays more than just one key role in German culture: according to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery , Germany performed the most penis enlargements in the world in 2013 - 2,786 of more than 15,000 across the globe, or nearly a fifth of the world's total.
One procedure in particular can correct both medical and aesthetic concerns: rhinoplasty .
His unique expertise will allow him to play an integral role in growing the department.
Breast augmentation is the most popular plastic surgery procedure in the United States.
For the first time, in terms of the number of surgical procedures performed, and Botulinum Toxin takes the number one position for number of overall cosmetic procedures performed.
For women who have breast cancer, reconstructive surgery can replace what was removed and improve their self esteem - but here in Alberta, the wait times to have that potentially life changing surgery are long.
Ellis Williams had his rib removed to reconstruct his nose - it was one of the many groundbreaking moments surgery during the Great War He was almost left for dead by World War I medics who saw his dreadful facial injuries and thought he wouldn't survive.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 04:28 am
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