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06/08/2009

Dysport Cosmetic Injection - For Erasing Wrinkles - Receives U.S. FDA Approval


A new wrinkle-smoother will be arriving in doctors' offices in July: the U.S. FDA has approved the cosmetic injectable DysportÂ. DysportÂ, approved in the European Union, Brazil, Argentina and more than 26 countries worldwide is a form of botulinum type A, similar to the protein found in Botox Cosmetic, approved for fighting wrinkles in the U.S. since 2004.

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06/04/2009

Survey Shows Majority Of Respondents Openly Discuss Use Of BOTOX Cosmetic And Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers

Despite what some may think, people aren't hiding their use of BOTOXÂ Cosmetic and hyaluronic acid dermal fillers.

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06/03/2009

Earlier Surgery Recommended For RA Patients

A new study published by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reveals that one of the most common conditions caused by Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is best treated surgically, sooner rather than later. Patients with RA frequently experience a debilitating condition known as metacarpophalangeal joint disease, which is usually treated by replacing the knuckle joints with solid silicone joints.

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06/03/2009

Children Often Victims Of Lawn Mower Accidents

Using a lawn mower can be as routine as bike riding or barbeques during spring and summer. But often, people find themselves in terrifying situations with these seemingly safe household machines. In fact, 200,000 people - 16,000 of them children - are injured in lawn mower-related accidents each year, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports. However, lawn mowers don't "attack" on their own.

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05/31/2009

New Breast Implant Designed As Alternative To Silicone Gel

At a time when breast augmentation tops the list for U.S. cosmetic surgical procedures, women are still left choosing between either the safety of saline or the natural result of silicone gel. Plastic surgeons are now looking to offer the best features of both in the revolutionary new technology of the IDEAL IMPLANTÂ Saline-filled Breast Implant.