BOSTON, MA, February 01, 2014 /24-7PressRelease
/ -- Dr. Daniel Del Vecchio
is a featured guest lecturer at the 30th Annual Atlanta Breast Surgery Symposium.
Outside of our topical blog postings, LocateADoc.com has a Resource Area
featuring articles researched by our medical writing staff under the guidance of LocateADoc.com's Medical Advisory Board
. We researched back over 2013 and found the resource articles you made the most popular on LocateADoc.com. No surprise since we are wired visually, our Infographics dominated the list.
When ‘The Hills’ reality star Heidi Montag
had breast reduction surgery this fall after citing health problems as one of the main reasons, we wondered how common this was and asked some of our LocateADoc.com doctors.
When Marylou Depondicchello decided to have a breast augmentation “to do something nice” for herself while turning 40, she never expected that her plastic surgeon would save her life.
After having discovered she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer, Angelina Jolie
underwent a preventive double mastectomy
to reduce her chances of breast cancer.
Hoping other women will find encouragement in her story, an article published in the opinion section of Tuesdays New York Times Jolie discusses her decision was due to her mother, Marcheline Bertrand’s long fight against cancer, who passed away in 2007 at the age of 56.
With bathing suit season right around the corner, plastic surgeons across the country are finding more women are booking up appointments for body contouring
and breast augmentation
procedures. Dr. Michael Niccole, founder and medical director of CosmetiCare Plastic Surgery Center and MedSpa in Newport Beach, and one of the “Top Plastic Surgeons in America”, reports that his appointment books are full, with a high demand for breast implants, skin tightening procedures and body contouring procedures to help women lose a few inches around the hips and thighs.
Dr. Niccole reports, “Many of the patients requesting breast augmentation, breast lift or liposuction explain to me that they need to have surgery before summer weddings, beach parties and vacations begin. Unfortunately, if they don’t plan far enough in advance, they panic when they find it difficult to fit surgery into their schedule between work, family obligations and summer activities.”
Today Americans are feeling the pressure to eat healthier, shop smarter, and take care of their bodies and environment. The ideal image has changed dramatically over the years, from voluptuous pin-ups to supermodel sleek.
Men and women have historically had different priorities when it comes to their bodies. LocateADoc.com has released this fun and informative infographic to show the latest researched trends between the sexes that may surprise you. Just click the image below!
, one of the house wives in the Bravo series, the Real House wives of Orange County, states how she “always felt like I’m not pretty enough”, after being taunted by her costar Gretchen Rossi calling her Missy Piggy and being the butt of many jokes.
"A lot of people were saying my nose turned up and I looked like Miss Piggy," Vicki told Andy Cohen on Monday's Watch What Happens Live.
The successful insurance-agency owner says her self-esteem
admitting, "It really hurt -- off-camera, I cried”.
From the moment you become pregnant
and long after your precious bundle of joy arrives, you will go through overwhelming body changes
that will have a long lasting effect, which numerous women struggle with despite a rigorous diet and exercise regime.
For many of these woman, the solution is a Mommy Makeover!