Latest Body shaping Stories
LAS VEGAS, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Body shaping will be one of the main acts this year at THE Aesthetic Show(TM) in Las Vegas and Eleme Medical, a premier body shaping company, will be demonstrating the most effective cellulite-reduction and body sculpting procedures, SmoothShapes(R) and SmoothLipo(TM).
ROCKVILLE, Md., April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study by HHS' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality found that the average rate of post-surgical and other complications in patients who have obesity surgery, also known as bariatric surgery, declined 21 percent between 2002 and 2006.
According to US researchers, hospital-appointed bariatric surgery "centers of excellence" suffer as many complications and fatalities from weight-loss procedures as other medical facilities engaging in these operations, Reuters accounted on Monday.
Body shaping (through circumferential reduction) treatment by Syneron(TM) exposed as celebrity beauty secret IRVINE, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Khloe Kardashian, celebrity and star of the E! show Keeping up with the Kardashians, receives the VelaShape(TM) (http://velashape.com) treatment for cellulite reduction and body contouring through circumferential reduction during the March 22 episode airing at 10/9c.
LEXINGTON, Ky., Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Bariatric surgeons at Central Baptist Hospital made U.S. medical history Feb. 16 by performing a groundbreaking bariatric procedure to decrease the capacity of a patient's stomach without making a single incision into her body.
A new study comparing the long-term results of weight loss with and without gastric surgery found no difference in the ability of obese people to maintain their weight loss.
GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct.
Insurers recover their costs for bariatric surgery in two to four years depending on the type of surgery that is performed, according to a new study published today in The American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC), a peer-reviewed journal on health outcomes research.
By Pam McLoughlin I have had to work pretty hard to talk the occasional patient into bariatric surgery; going "under the knife" is always scary. In general, I work pretty hard to talk our society out of it.
Weight-loss surgery can reduce the risk of cancer for seriously obese patients by more than 80 per cent, say researchers. A study of almost 7,000 patients found a strong association between bariatric surgery and protection from cancer.
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