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2012-06-28 10:25:09

LOS ANGELES, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer upon us, the time is right for those who have unsightly hairs to consider depilatory (hair removal) options. Shaving and plucking are time-tested options for the patient. Waxing is a ubiquitous choice for hair removal as well, but patients have discovered laser hair removal in Los Angeles by the millions, and it's now considered the wisest choice, mostly because it's permanent, but also because it's relatively painless, quick, and the...

2008-06-26 06:02:19

By Croton, Lizzie JOURNALS WATCH Too busy to catch up on the latest research? Let Dr Lizzie Croton update you on recent papers Lumbar decompression and weight loss J Bone Joint SurgAm 2008; 90: 742-7 Overweight patients with neurogenic claudication secondary to spinal stenosis often find weight loss difficult due to their limited mobility. Many believe that decompression surgery will enable them to increase their activity levels and so lose weight. This study examined patients who...