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Apr
23

St. Petersburg Surgeon Dr. Christian Drehsen Lobbies FDA to Speed Approval of Non-Embryonic Stem Cell Therapy

St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) -- One of the most respected plastic surgeons in America is encouraging the FDA to move forward on approval of stem-cell based therapies — inspired in part by Matthew McConaughey's recent Oscar win for the film Dallas Buyers Club. In the film, McConaughey portrayed Ron Woodroof, who fought the Food and Drug Administration over his use and distribution of unapproved but effective HIV/AIDS medications. In a letter to FDA comissioner Margaret A. Hamburg dated April 14th, Dr. Christian Drehsen of St. Petersburg claims that the story echoes current FDA treatment of stem cell therapies, of which almost none are approved for use in the United States.
Apr
23

Maximize Skin Beauty with the MicroPen

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It is common for individuals to seek to have scars from surgery, stretch marks from rapid weight gain or loss, and other bothersome marks removed from their skin. But rather than going through an elaborate procedure, there is a new option that many are exploring to achieve their desired results. 

Apr
22

A First Timer’s Guide to Breast Augmentation Now Available

Houston, TX (PRWEB) -- Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery is excited to announce the April release of its new e-book, Breast Friends, a First Timer’s Guide to Breast Augmentation. The guide walks potential patients through the breast implant process, from start to finish. The publication is available through the Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery website at no charge.
Apr
22

How Harmful are Indoor Tanning Beds?

How Harmful are Indoor Tanning Beds Picture - LocateADoc.com More than a million Americans go to tanning salons every day to get serviced. Although indoor tanning beds are designed to give you a beautiful golden brown body, studies have proven it can damage considerable and even predispose a person to skin cancer.
Apr
22

Reversing and Preventing Male Pattern Baldness

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Hair loss used to be an inevitable fate for those with a family history of male pattern baldness. But nowadays, Propecia provides an effective hair restoration option.

Apr
21

Least Invasive Fertility Options to Try

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Many couples go through years of frustration in their attempt to have children. However, moving straight to in vitro fertilization isn’t the only option a couple has when exploring alternative ways to get pregnant. 

Apr
18

Running Barefoot May Help You Avoid Chronic Pain

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For many runners, the natural motion of a forefoot strike is encouraged by running without shoes. However, for those who hit the ground with the heel first, barefoot running can cause strain on the achilles tendon. Thus, running without shoes is an example of a great type of exercise that may be beneficial for some, but harmful to others.

Apr
17

A New Head of Hair For A Former New England Patriot

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They say that men with a full head of hair command more respect, make more money, and get more dates. Now, one wouldn’t expect that an all-pro wide receiver felt he was lacking in any of those categories, but Denver Bronco Wes Welker certainly appreciates the advantages of a full head of hair. In the summer of 2012, when he was playing for the New England Patriots, the wide receiver underwent a hair transplant to remediate the hair thinning that most men experience as they age.

Apr
16

Brush, Floss, Program?

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Computers have played a critical role in the medical world in the last 50 years, assisting in every aspect of the practice from surgery to lab tests to hospital organization. Thus, it should be no surprise that computers are making big waves in dentistry as well. Computer Assisted Dentistry (CAD) and Computer Assisted Molding (CAM) are innovative new practices that make your experience far more convenient and comfortable.

Apr
15

Kardashian Reality TV Star Creates Doctor Discussion on Sex Change

Kardashian's Bruce Jenner sex change photo - LocateADoc.com Media speculation about reality TV’s Keeping Up with the Kardashian’s Bruce Jenner having a sex change had us ask some of our LocateADoc.com doctors about the procedures used for the process.
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