Blog Posts by Diane Berg

Diane Berg is a staff writer with over 16 years working and learning about elective procedures and treatments. She writes about interesting and relevant cosmetic, fertility, and health and wellness stories.


Three Weapons to Stop Bad Breath and Defeat Halitosis

Bad breath, or halitosis, is a delicate condition that causes many to be self-conscious. There are many ways to treat brad breath, but first you need the knowledge to fix the problem.

What Women Need to Know About Recovering from Breast Augmentation

One of the most common cosmetic surgeries in the U.S. is breast augmentation. It gives women with small or uneven breast an option to enhance the appearance of their breasts to create fuller, firmer and balanced breasts.

How Acupuncture Can Relieve Spring Allergies

allergy picture - locateadoc If you are suffering from spring allergies, you are not alone. Over 26 million Americans deal with chronic seasonal allergies according to the National Center of Health Statistics. This figure does not include people who may just be dealing with more minor symptoms from allergies, but if it did, it is presumed that number would shoot up to 40 million people.

What Cancer Patients Need to Know about Fertility Preservation

Cancer Fertility - LocateADoc When a patient is diagnosed with cancer all of their life’s plans are put to a stop. Career, hobbies, family, friends and all aspects of your life become a concern. For men and women of reproductive age, the future of fertility is an overwhelming issue to ponder at this point.

What You Need to Know Before Having Face Lift Surgery

face lift picture - Are you considering a face lift? Lucky for you, the technology has come a long way since the early days of this cosmetic surgery. Rather than just stretching the skin, doctor’s now use innovative technique to actually shape the skin into a more youthful appearance. 

What You Need To Know About Acne Treatments

acne treatment - Dr. Harold Kaplan - LocateADoc Back in the day, when teenagers suffered from acne it was just considered a normal thing. The doctor may tell them to eat healthier and use some facial soap. Luckily, today we know a lot more about what causes acne, so there are a number of treatment options available to those suffering from acne.

How To Prepare for Liposuction Surgery

Dr Thomas Write liposuction picture - LocateADoc One of the most important parts of preparing for liposuction is to educate yourself on all aspects of the procedure. The desired effect of liposuction is to rid your body of excess fat and weight, but you must prepare yourself for what you should realistically expect. You may have an idea as to how much it costs, but this can vary tremendously from patient to patient. There are tons of small questions that must be answered before you decide is this is an appropriate option for you.

5 Things Women Should Know About IVF

Mother and baby - ECohen - When a couple or individual arrives at the option of In vitro fertilization or fertilization (IVF), they’ve usually exhausted all the other options for fertility treatment. They’ve tried surgery, fertility drugs and artificial insemination. Although the patient has been through a lot, there is still reason for optimism with the IVF treatment.

Pros and Cons of Injectectable filler Juvéderm

juvederm before and after picture - locateadoc As we age, wrinkles, pot marks, scars and other small issues begin to negatively impact the skin, but you do not have to settle for this appearance.

Did Kim Kardashian have Plastic Surgery?

By Toglenn (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons Kim Kardashian is unquestionably one of the most beautiful women in the world. However, many people have questioned over the years whether her beauty was real or was it due to plastic surgery? Although her legions of fans and admirers wait with baited breath for her confirmation of surgery, Kim K has said she hasn't had any plastic surgery.