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2013-09-30 23:40:16

World-renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Constantino Mendieta, honored during Miami Spice. Miami, FL (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Miami Spice is nearing the finish line in South Florida. The popular event, which began in August, runs through the end of September and offers locals a chance to dine at some of Miami’s finer establishments without breaking their wallets. This year, there is a small twist on a few restaurants’ menus. World-renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Constantino Mendieta, of...

2013-09-23 23:32:30

It is the cosmetic treatment many women have dreamed of – taking the fat from their hips and thighs and redistributing it to their breasts. Research on the safety and efficacy of this procedure is continuing to further evaluate benefits and risks. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 It is the cosmetic treatment many women have dreamed of – taking the fat from their hips and thighs and redistributing it to their breasts. Research on the safety and efficacy of this procedure is...

2013-09-09 23:22:08

Every day email inboxes get bombarded with offers for movies tickets, restaurants, fitness memberships and spa packages. Frequently, non-surgical medical procedures are promoted on websites like Groupon, Lifebooker and Living Social, but it is important for prospective patients to keep in mind that procedures like microdermabrasion, Botox injections, chemical peels, and laser hair removal, while not surgical are still medical procedures. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Every day...

2013-08-19 23:18:55

Non-clinical settings may expose patients to unnecessary risks New York, NY (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Recent reports of a Houston mother and her two daughters arrested for giving illegal Botox injections without a medical license at a medi-spa*, a California obstetrician running a cosmetic surgery practice was charged with maliciously disfiguring 15 patients**, and a Mississippi interior decorator facing trial for the deaths of two women who were injected at her house*** are just a few...

2013-08-18 23:02:20

Dr. Sam Speron discusses today's trends noticed by ASPS on what differentiates male and female plastic surgeons, reality vs perception, and Boston’s recent $7 million gender discrimination lawsuit. Park Ridge, IL (PRWEB) August 18, 2013 Cosmetic surgery is successfully booming in the United States and it continues to rise as more individuals seek self-improvement surgically. Despite the enticements, there aren't a lot of women streaming into plastic surgery as they are into...

2013-08-13 23:26:37

Dr. Paul M. Parker of the Parker Center for Plastic Surgery separates the hype from real medicine in a blog post addressing "stem cell facelift" procedures. Paramus, NJ (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 To keep his patients informed, Dr. Paul M. Parker of the Parker Center for Plastic Surgery has posted a blog detailing a new procedure known as a “stem cell facelift” and how it compares to current approved treatments. “Stem cell facelift” is actually a marketing term for fat...

2013-08-05 23:16:46

The complete findings of the new study are presented in the article, “Broad Overview of a Clinical and Commercial Experience with CoolSculpting,” appearing in the August issue of the Aesthetic Surgery Journal. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 Since the approval of the first cryolipolysis device in 2010, what have been some of the trends in fat removal through controlled cooling? Have physicians seen the same safety and efficacy in practice as they have in clinical trials? And just...

2013-08-01 23:27:48

Dr. Sam Speron talks about recent study that shows how moms who undergo weight loss surgery may pass on better genes to their future children. Park Ridge, IL (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 The increase in number of overweight children in the U.S. has as much to do with their genes as their exercise habits and diet. Some genetic differences recently revealed by researchers are rare; however, others are rather common, suggesting collaboration between genetics and environment. This could explain...

2013-07-30 23:33:21

Local plastic surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Donaldson, talks to NBC 4 Columbus about how to avoid plastic surgery gone wrong. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Dr. Jeffrey Donaldson of Donaldson Plastic Surgery recently appeared on NBC 4 Columbus to discuss medical credentials and how to choose the right plastic surgeon. He educated prospective patients on how to avoid disappointment and limit health risks when looking into different surgeons and practices. Dr. Donaldson was accompanied on...

2013-07-30 23:32:10

Statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, reveal that plastic surgery has begun to see gains in procedures as the economy recovers. The statistics, released earlier this year, found that 14.6 million cosmetic plastic surgery procedures were performed in the US in 2012—a 5 percent increase from 2011. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 While the popularity of plastic surgery procedures continues to rise, Colorado Springs plastic surgeons like Dr. Dominic C. Foti...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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