Archives for October, 2011

The Ups and Downs of Life

October 31st, 2011
The Ups and Downs of Life

Jean Daguerre and her husband struggled to have a baby. As such, they did what many other couples do – get help in the shape of infertility treatment. Luckily for Jean, the therapy worked and she bore a baby boy. Her joy was compounded when less than 12 months later she fell pregnant again; this […]

Week Long Trial Halted on the First Day

October 28th, 2011
Week Long Trial Halted on the First Day

A trial against a cosmetic surgeon in Singapore was halted on the first day, after both parties involved came to an agreement. The case arose after a teenage patient of the surgeon filed a complaint. However, rather than go through what was thought to be a 7 day trial, both the complainant and the plastic […]

Health Insurance Dispute Goes To Court

October 26th, 2011
Health Insurance Dispute Goes To Court

A dispute between the Slovakian Government and a health insurance company in the Netherlands recently went to arbitration, with the court ruling in favour of the Slovakia Government. The argument between the insurance company and Slovakian Government revolved around a new treaty relating to health insurance matters. The company insisted that the Slovaks violated this […]

Get Dancing-Lose Weight

October 24th, 2011
Get Dancing-Lose Weight

Something the Dancing with the Stars contestants  have found out. One of those stars in Nancy Grace, who recently told the show business magazine – People Magazine: “This has been a great side effect to dancing, so I’m happy, but I just think women should love their bodies like they are.” Nancy has apparently lost […]

Robots Taking Over

October 19th, 2011
Robots Taking Over

Robots of the future are expected to drive our cars and clean our homes, but now it seems they will also ensure that we maintain a full head of hair. A new machine has been invented that could reduce the cost of hair transplant therapy. Called the ARTOS, the inventors believe that it can decide […]

Too Old for Laser Eye Surgery?

October 17th, 2011
Too Old for Laser Eye Surgery?

As we get older our eyesight changes and for some people these changes can be dramatic. What’s more, anyone diagnosed with an illness such as diabetes need constant monitoring, as eye disease can be a consequence of uncontrolled blood sugar levels. However, many older people are now looking to have laser eye treatment, particularly those […]

Has Mel B Gone Too Far?

October 14th, 2011
Has Mel B Gone Too Far?

Former Spice Girl, Mel B recently gave birth to her third daughter – Madison. However, after the birth she announced she intended going on a diet to lose 15 kilograms within 3 months. This is a huge amount of weight to lose over such a short period of time and has got a few people […]

Man Undergoes Plastic Surgery to Look Like Superman

October 12th, 2011
Man Undergoes Plastic Surgery to Look Like Superman

A Phillippino man recently underwent cosmetic surgery to make him look like his hero – the cartoon character, Superman. Herbert Chavez is so obsessed with the fictional super hero that he was prepared to have a series of painful operations to make his body and face look like that of the Man of Steel. However, […]

USA Federal Government Taking on More Responsibility for its Citizens’ Health Care

October 10th, 2011
USA Federal Government Taking on More Responsibility for its Citizens’ Health Care

Despite the arguments and legal battles currently ongoing in the USA over president Obama’s health care bill, the federal administration is designing a basic health package for most Americans. A report published by the Institute of Medicine has laid down guidelines for deciding what the new benefits package should include. The organisation is also looking […]

Want to Lose Weight? Drink Green Tea

October 7th, 2011
Want to Lose Weight? Drink Green Tea

Nowadays the number of plans, fads and diets are so large that it is easy to understand why people have become confused. But there may be help clearing up the confusion in the shape of green tea. It seems drinking the tea is fast becoming popular and with some justification. Green tea apparently stops you […]

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