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2 hrs ago | Metro

NEWYou'll never guess which country boasts the most penis enlargements

According to new data released by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, Germans have more penis enlargement surgery than anywhere else in the world.

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6 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Beware of claims about cosmetic stem cells procedures, review says

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 .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Facelifts

11 hrs ago | District Administration

Texas STEM program for minority students receives $2.6 million grant

Joy Brown-Bryant would like to be U.S. surgeon general one day. But first, the 14-year-old from Oakland, California, wants to help reconstruct the faces of military burn victims as a plastic surgeon.

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Related Topix: Oakland, CA, Medicine, Southern Methodist University

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Lawsuit: Plastic surgeon illegally used woman's photos, labeled them 'cocaine nose'

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Healthcare Law, Law

Mirror.co.uk

Boob job Josie Cunningham less deserving than snubbed Reece Hawley when it comes to NHS

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine

EurekAlert!

Good outcomes with multiple limb salvage after severe combat...

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)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery

Echo-news.co.uk

Echo: NHS pays for boob jobs, but not a drug to keep me alive

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.

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Boise Weekly

Vaughn Ward (Remember Him?) Bringing 'Medical Tourism' to Idaho

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Coeur d'Alene, ID, Post Falls, ID, Kootenai County, ID

Cambridge Evening News

Sun, sea and sass

Have fun at the beach this summer with Emily Burton's selection for a stylish seaside glow.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Newkerala.com

Stomach most hated body part: Research

Stomachs have been voted the most hated part of the body by the British, followed by love handles and bingo wings, according to new research by non-surgical treatment clinic, CosmeDocs.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Salon

Germany performed the most penis enlargements in the world last year

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Sys-Con Media

Sydney Plastic Surgeon Provides Comprehensive Overview of Rhinoplasty

One procedure in particular can correct both medical and aesthetic concerns: rhinoplasty .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery

Digital Post Production

Texas Children's Hospital announces new plastic surgeon

His unique expertise will allow him to play an integral role in growing the department.

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Related Topix: Texas Children's Hospital, Medicine, Surgery, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health, Health

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Breastfeeding after a breast augmentation

Breast augmentation is the most popular plastic surgery procedure in the United States.

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Related Topix: Breast Enlargement, Medicine

Canada NewsWire

The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Releases...

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery

CBC News

Wait for breast reconstruction surgery called 'outrageous'

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

The Somers Daily Voice

NWH Breast Reconstruction Study Publishes In Journal Of Cosmetic Surgery

Northern Westchester Hospital has announced that the study, "Breast Reconstruction With or Without Human Acellular Dermal Matrices: A Single- Clinic Review of Esthetic Outcomes and Risk Factors for Complications," was published in The American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer

Sun Jul 27, 2014

New York Magazine

Is Race Plastic? My Trip Into the \"Ethnic Plastic Surgery\" Minefield

"You've got some nice Caucasian features," Dr. Edmund Kwan says, inspecting my face at his Upper East Side plastic-surgery practice, where the waiting room includes an ottoman larger than my kitchen table.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Eyelid Surgery, Asian-American, African-American, Sports

Sat Jul 26, 2014

IcNetwork

World War I: Left for dead, the Welsh soldier whose incredible...

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.

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Related Topix: History in the News, Medicine

Examiner.com

Baltimore cosmetic surgery patients can still look good this summer

Hey Baltimore cosmetic surgery clients, it's not too late if you're considering plastic surgery! You can still look great this summer with either a breast augmentation or tummy tuck! A breast augmentation is a great way to restore lost volume to the breasts if you've had children and breastfed or if you lost a lot of weight at some point in your ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Abdominoplasty, Breast Enlargement

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