Archives for January, 2013

Will Obama Care Really Change Things?

January 30th, 2013
Will Obama Care Really Change Things?

That’s the hope of many people in the USA where at the moment anyone with a serious pre-existing illness can be declined health insurance. The idea behind President Barak Obama’s healthcare law is to stop anyone who exhibits a pre-existing condition from being declined getting insurance cover. However the changes will not come into force […]

Cosmetic Surgeons Mourn The Loss Of One Their Colleagues.

January 28th, 2013
Cosmetic Surgeons Mourn The Loss Of One Their Colleagues.

Cosmetic and plastic surgeons have been quick to hail the work of Joseph Murray, a Nobel Prize winner who pioneered transplant surgery. Dr. Murray is one of earliest medical professionals to transplant the kidney, way back in 1954. Today, transplantation is considered a routine operation. Transplantation and similar cosmetic practices have in fact been around […]

Abortion Access Should Be Increased, Says A Californian Politician

January 25th, 2013
Abortion Access Should Be Increased, Says A Californian Politician

California has long been a more liberal-minded state in the USA. So, despite the sometimes angry debates around the country over the rights and wrongs of abortion, it comes as no surprise Californians take a more positive view. The State legislature took a step nearer recently to more liberalised abortion, when one politician suggested that […]

New England Ophthalmologist Now Using New Technique

January 23rd, 2013
New England Ophthalmologist Now Using New Technique

Laser eye surgery has been around for several years now. The normal technology in use by eye surgeons and others is LASIK surgery. However an American ophthalmologist based in New England is offering his patients a different kind of surgery. This is also aimed at patients with cataracts. In fact the practitioner is apparently the […]

Losing Weight Does More Than Improve Your Health

January 21st, 2013
Losing Weight Does More Than Improve Your Health

It seems that losing weight just doesn’t help improve an obese person’s health and well-being it also gets rid of intestinal worms. The research found that as part of using a regular weight loss regime, the latter also affects the ability for gastrointestinal worms, which are parasites, to feed. Globally, 25% of people are affected by this […]

Is Abortion Just A Woman’s Issue?

January 18th, 2013
Is Abortion Just A Woman’s Issue?

For decades the debate over abortion has always revolved around the rights of women. And in the early days, this was probably the right thing to do. However many people nowadays feel that the issue is just as much a man’s problem. After all, they are also needed to create a baby. Yet, men generally […]

Be Careful What You Wish For

January 16th, 2013
Be Careful What You Wish For

While the vast majority of people undergoing some form of cosmetic surgery come out the other end unscathed, there are many people it seems who don’t. Despite spending hundreds or even thousands of pounds, apparently a large minority (5%) of people (mainly women) have had corrective surgery after a botched operation. One woman complained that […]

Using Your Mind To Cut Your Weight

January 14th, 2013
Using Your Mind To Cut Your Weight

As the New Year gets under way, most people are likely to have broken their resolutions, including the decision to lose weight – one of the most popular. Can training your mind help? According to clinical psychologists one of the best ways to lose weight is to develop consistent habits, and one way to do […]

Plastic Surgery Is Not All Its Seems

January 11th, 2013
Plastic Surgery Is Not All Its Seems

Cosmetic or plastic surgery is now a multi million pound industry with the major proportion of those getting work done being female. However an increasing number of men are now plumping for tummy tucks and face lifts for all sorts of reasons from self improvement to giving them an edge in job hunting. But while […]

Infertility May Have A Surprising Cause

January 9th, 2013
Infertility May Have A Surprising Cause

Infertility is a serious problem for many people. While scientists are now more aware of the main reasons behind the medical condition, they can be surprised nevertheless. For example, it seems that too much exercise can affect a woman’s ability to conceive. Strange as it may seem this is what one woman was told when […]

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