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Listening to music calms patients during plastic surgery procedures

Listening to music calms patients during plastic surgery procedures

A new study from Oxford University Hospitals finds that patients undergoing plastic surgery procedures may benefit from having music playing in the operating room.

Categories: Lifestyle, Stress Relief, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
April 24, 2012
Doctors warn against do-it-yourself treatments

Doctors warn against do-it-yourself treatments

The high cost of some plastic surgery procedures has caused some people to seek dangerous alternatives.

Categories: Patient Safety, Skin Procedures News
April 19, 2012
Can makeup be harmful for the skin?

Can makeup be harmful for the skin?

For most women, makeup is a daily part of life – like brushing your teeth and styling your hair.

Categories: Anti-Aging News, Patient Safety, Skin Procedures News
April 13, 2012
Disclose herbal and dietary supplements to your doctor before surgery 12 April 2012

Disclose herbal and dietary supplements to your doctor before surgery

While many people undergoing a plastic surgery procedure are sure to tell their physician about the prescription and over-the-counter medications they take, they may not tell them about the herbal, homeopathic or natural remedies they use on a regular basis.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
April 12, 2012
Illegal botox injections administered in two Vancouver medi-spas

Illegal botox injections administered in two Vancouver medi-spas

A CBC News investigation has revealed that unlicensed individuals at two Vancouver-area medical spas are illegally injecting patients with Botox for the treatment of wrinkles.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
March 23, 2012

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