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2014-07-03 23:06:04

San Diego dermal filler expert Dr. Kimberly Butterwick comments on this recent cosmetic surgery trend. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 With the Fourth of July holiday weekend fast approaching, many people are thinking about parties, barbeques, and fireworks. However, according to this recent article, long holiday weekends are increasingly being used to undergo cosmetic procedures that require little downtime. Dermal fillers, body contouring, and laser treatments are especially popular...

2014-06-17 23:10:48

Dr. Clark Fuller of West Coast Associates for Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery and La Peer Health Systems in Beverly Hills explains thoracic outlet syndrome in professional athletes in new article. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Never heard of thoracic outlet syndrome? You might soon. Doctors are diagnosing it more and more in professional baseball players. Yet for many, it remains a mystery. Dr. Clark Fuller, a thoracic surgeon in Beverly Hills, spoke recently with Bleacher...

2014-06-09 12:29:50

LONDON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Japanese Gastrointestinal Devices Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/diagnostics/japanese_gastrointestinal_devices_market.html In 2011, the Japanese market for gastrointestinal endoscopic devices was valued at over $801 million. The Japanese gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopic device market includes GI endoscopes, capsule endoscopes, stenting devices, dilation devices,...

2014-04-28 23:10:40

As new technologies using lasers, light and energy to treat cosmetic skin conditions make the procedures safer and more effective, the popularity of these options continues to rise, according to recent survey results from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Rolling Meadows, IL (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Lasers can be used to treat a wide variety of cosmetic skin conditions, including erasing fine lines and wrinkles, and removal of age spots, surgical and traumatic-injury scars,...

2014-04-03 04:20:50

LONDON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expanded Sublative Indication to be Unveiled at AMWC in Monaco Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ:ELOS), a leading global aesthetic device company, announced today that its proprietary Sublative(TM) technology has received CE Mark indication for the effective treatment of striae (stretch marks) and acne scars. The new treatment protocols are now available on all of the Syneron Sublative compatible systems, which...

2014-03-25 23:01:16

Ali Mahtabifard, MD, a thoracic surgeon at La Peer Health Systems and West Coast Associates for Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, explains the frequent occurrence of thoracic outlet syndrome among professional baseball players. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Ali Mahtabifard, MD, a thoracic surgeon at West Coast Associates for Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery spoke recently about why thoracic outlet syndrome is such a common occurrence among major league baseball players,...

2014-03-20 08:28:55

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Great news for patients wanting the best possible results from their laser treatment with the lowest possible downtime. Sciton(®), a leading manufacturer of high-quality laser and light systems in the aesthetic medical market, announces Halo, the world's first and only hybrid fractional laser, applying tunable non-ablative and ablative wavelengths in a single pass to maximize results and reduce downtime. Sciton will be premiering Halo...

2014-02-20 08:32:00

Primary Care Physicians will soon be able to test for basal cell carcinoma, the most common cancer in the US GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium HealthCare Inc. (OTCBB: MHCC) today announced that its subsidiary, Millennium Medical Devices LLC, has signed an exclusive agreement with CDx Diagnostics for distribution of DermCDx(TM) , a brush biopsy test kit that is used to confirm suspected basal cell carcinoma (BCC), the most common cancer in the US. DermCDx is...

2014-02-12 23:00:52

Dr. Mitchel Goldman, Director of Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego and President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, discusses the organizations statistical data for 2013, including an increase in patient treatments. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Dr. Mitchel Goldman, commented today on statistical data released by the ASDS for data reported in 2013. The survey was conducted January 2 through 24, 2014...

2014-01-24 23:02:17

Los Angeles, time to get those scars, stretch marks and acne scars removed. (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 ABM Medical has announced that it will now offer innovative new skin resurfacing technology via the ICON 1540 fractional laser system. The ICON 1540 system is designed specifically to offer relief to people plagued by mild to severe skin trauma. Patients who are suffering from severe scarring, stretch marks and acne scars will now be able to experience the benefit of laser treatments with...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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