Plastic Surgery

This Year, Get a Beach Ready Butt!

Orange County, California has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. When you are ready to hit the white sands and cool surf, you want to look great in that new swimsuit. These days, there are many ways to turn heads at the beach: pump up, slim down, or get plastic surgery. A […]

Breast Augmentation: Your Options

According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, breast augmentation surgery is the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure performed today. Due to the range of implant choices and varied techniques, an ideal breast enhancement option can be found for virtually any patient. The Procedure A breast augmentation is basically an enhancement procedure for the […]

Can’t Lose the Fat? Maybe Liposuction is the Answer

Liposuction is an elective cosmetic procedure that removes fat deposits that resist passive removal attempts through diet and exercise.  Liposuction is not an alternative to diet or exercise nor should it be used simply as a weight-loss technique.  This is one of the most requested cosmetic procedures in the United States.  Some fatty areas are […]

Acupuncture

The Stress Factor: The Link between Stress and Disease

Have you ever felt achy and sick when you are stressed out? It turns out, many people do. The National Institute for Health (NIH) in cooperation with the National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine has released a study presenting their findings about the connection between chronic stress and incidences of certain disease. For many […]

Alternative Medicine Helps Reduce Symptoms of Menopause

New medical research by the National Institutes of Health, known as the NIH, points to the effectiveness of alternative medical care on the symptoms of menopause. The transitional stage of menopause usually hits women in their early fifties and can manifest in a variety of ways. For age-related menopause, symptoms can be debilitating and may […]

Massage Therapy as Alternative Care

Massage has long been used to pamper the rich and relieve the stress from high powered executives. In recent decades, the benefits of massage have been brought to more and more people as it has become very affordable. Therapeutic massage in Garden Grove has now come to the forefront of medical research as an alternative […]

General Health

Is it Time to Make a Change?

We all have our own personal views of who we are and what we would like to become. What people find beautiful about themselves may be quite different than what they find beautiful in others. Several studies have shown these results. Some participants were asked what aspects of physical attributes they found attractive in others […]

What is a Hernia and Its Symptoms?

First of all, there are five different types of hernia: Inguinal hernia: this is the most common type of hernia, about 80% of patients have this kind, and it happens when the bladder or intestine come through the abdominal wall. Incisional hernia: when the intestines protrudes through the abdominal wall at the site of a […]

Will Eating Healthy Really Break the Bank?

What then leads us to buy frozen pizza instead of frozen berries? Why then do we choose burritos and jalapeno poppers over fresh fruits and vegetables? Some would say taste has a lot to do with it. Others might say emotional satisfaction. Researchers at the University of Washington say that it boils down to economics. […]

Urology

The Two Roles of Cosmetic Urology

Urologists are specialized physicians that diagnose and treat problems of the human urinary and reproductive systems. In addition to treating urologic diseases, these special doctors are also highly trained in aesthetics. In other words, cosmetic urologists not only can help you feel great but can help you look great too. In Rancho Mirage, cosmetic urologists […]

The Straight Facts About Vasectomy

Pro-active family planning has become the hallmark of the 21st century couple and takes many forms. Natural family planning involves avoiding the female fertile periods of the month, barrier protection involves condoms and diaphragms, and sterilization can include tubal ligation. However, male sterilization, known as a vasectomy has proven to be popular method of birth […]

6 Ways to Prevent Urologic Diseases

Your urological system is a complex intersection of valves, pipes, reservoirs, and pumps; and, diseases in any one of these components can have drastic and long lasting effects over the entire system. As with any other part of your body, it needs to be cared for and common sense is generally the order of the […]

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Congrats, You Have Lost a Ton of Weight! Now What?

| May 7, 2012

Individuals who have opted for bariatric surgery in order to lose a lot of weight have made a major life decision to look and feel their best. However, what many patients do not realize is that once major weight loss has been accomplished excess skin will be left behind. For people who have experienced a […]

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Mom’s Body Image

| April 29, 2012

Becoming a mother is one of the most important milestones in a woman’s life. Bearing a child has long-lasting effects on not only female physiology, but psychology as well. In fact, a recent study has demonstrated that more than 60% of 7,000 moms surveyed in the research study reported a negative body image. Considering the […]

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Remind Dad to See the Doctor

| April 15, 2012

It is a scary fact that there is a nearly 20% chance that any given man will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during the course of their 75 year life span. These men are sons and husbands and fathers. Now is the time to remind the man in your life to go get a thorough […]

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