Dr. Lisa Zdinak Announces, CO2TouchTM Brazilian Carboxytherapy - New Technology for Non-Surgical Treatment of Stretch Marks, Cellulite and Dark Undereye Circles
Dr. Lisa Zdinak, oculoplastic surgeon and medical skin care specialist, is the first Manhattan based doctor to offer CO2TouchTM Brazilian carboxytherapy as a non-surgical treatment for stretch-marks, cellulite reduction, dark under-eye circles, and non-surgical fat sculpting on the face and the b...
New Stretch Mark and Skin Rejuvenation Treatment Introduced to Houston by Dr. Zaniewski-Singh
Carboxytherapy -- the newest skin rejuvenation and stretch
mark therapy -- is now available in Houston, Texas. Introduced by Dr. Zaniewski-Signh, this new nonsurgical cosmetic treatment utilizes carbon dioxide to improve the skin's appearance.
Houston (PRWEB) July 29, ...
Medical Devices Get Most Funding in Slow Stretch for VC: Mid-Year Results from Healthcare Corporate Finance News
Mid-year results reveal that the last time the health care venture capital market experienced such a slow six-month stretch
was the second half of 2005. During the six months ended June 30, 2008, based on deals with disclosed prices of $1 million or more, 208 health care venture capital deals wer...
It's neck-and-neck down the long stretch for 2 stroke-prevention procedures
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Like horses running down the long stretch
of a race track, two different artery-opening treatments appear to be running neck-and-neck when it comes to preventing stroke among people with clogged neck arteries and other health problems.
After three years, patients who had a min...
The Benefits Of A Stretch
Based on the results of a recent study researchers offer new insights about stretching. Athletes often debate the value of stretching before exercising.// Specialists say stretching does not reduce the risk of injury in fact, current research shows static stretching makes muscles weaker for 10 to 1...
Back-to-School Parents Earn an A+ in Safety: Backpacks, Cheerleading, Football
Have your child always warm up and stretch
before exercising, particularly when the weather i...or at least 3 to 5 minutes, then slowly and gently stretch
the muscles to be exercised, holding each stretch
for at least 30 seconds.
Make sure a coach ...
Atlanta Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Thomas Lintner, MD Renewing Bodies and Spirits for New Moms with a Mommy Makeover
...body goes through during pregnancy can cause excess skin in the midsection, stretch
marks, breast sagginess, and an overall tired and aged appearance. One pla...an be difficult to reverse, even with strict dieting and rigorous exercise. stretch
marks, loose excess skin in the breasts and abdomen, and fat pockets in var...
Five Questions About Eczema
... symptoms and have been shown to be effective on sensitive areas. (21) TCIs have not been associated with certain side effects such as skin thinning, stretch
marks, and growth suppression in children. (22)
The most common application side effects of TCIs include the sensation of burning or itching. (...
Patrick Rummerfield Teams with Eric Westacott Foundation and Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to Help Young Quadriplegic Boy
...tion, visit Patrick's website.
About Eric Westacott
In October of 1993, while playing in an intramural college softball game, Eric attempted to stretch
a triple into a homerun. His headfirst slide resulted in a broken neck, rendering Eric a complete quadriplegic. He spent the next 23 days at St. Joh...
Carboxytherapy and Mesotherapy Unproven, Warns The Physicians Coalition for Injectable Safety
Carboxytherapy uses carbon dioxide gas injected under the skin to reduce the look of cellulite, treatment of dark under-eye circles, and stretch
marks and is also touted for fat sculpting on the face and the body. "Although many websites or providers claim carboxytherapy is safe and FDA ap...
Smith & Nephew Announces Launch of ACTICOAT Flex Wound Care Products in the USA
...line silver technology of ACTICOAT, the Flex line provides enhanced conformability on awkward anatomical areas such as face and hands and breakthrough stretch
properties to improve patient comfort during wear. ACTICOAT Flex wound care products were recently cleared for market by the U.S. Food and Drug Admin...
Treating Kids' Summertime Bumps, Bruises and Injuries with The Healthcare Scoop
...nd after physical activity, even if not thirsty Protect: Wear appropriate protective equipment and reapply sunscreen regularly Condition: Always stretch
before a game or work up to intense activity Rest: Getting adequate rest before and after games or outdoor activity can greatly reduce injury ...
Shelbourne Releases New Information on Knee Replacement
...was used with many of these patients to improve knee extension. This device can be used independently by the patient to provide a constant, prolonged stretch
to the knee to improve extension and achieve hyperextension equal to the normal knee. The Elite Seat is also useful for treating any knee condition a...
Get the Most Out of Your Run
... up the calf and thigh muscles, otherwise known as a runners' stretch. Also stretch
the hamstrings, often the site of runner's injuries.
To warm up, start by...ress to a slow jog, building speed and intensity as you go. Don't forget to stretch
again after you run.
Running surface matters.
Try to run on a surfac...
Full Transcript of Pelosi Press Conference on Health Care Reform
...he kept having to cut all the wrong corners with her health. She had a stroke and was paralyzed for the last four years of her life because she had to stretch
her medicines too thin just to make ends meet. This is America -- the greatest country ever. Why do we still allow this to happen? I'm hopeful that th...
The Path to Pregnancy: Fairhaven Health Offers New Natural Products to Help Couples Conceive
...formula for optimal prenatal and baby health. Price: $16.95
Mark Cream : Made from only natural ingredients, DreamBelly was designed sp...of pregnancy, and works in two unique ways. First, DreamBelly helps prevent stretch
marks by keeping skin supple and elastic. Second, DreamBelly aids the body ...
A Unique Rhythm In The Heart Of Coconut Grove, Florida
...boutique hotel. Admire our Miami Florida hotel's unique lobby ... an Art Nouveau treat featuring a mini-rotunda, curved walls, and impressive columns. stretch
out in superior luxury in one of our 179 newly renovated rooms and suites - most with private balconies and Japanese Hot Tubs. Our four-diamond Miami ...
Purdue researchers create prostate cancer 'homing device' for drug delivery
... created an area on the molecule that would link to various imaging or therapeutic agents to bring them along as cargo and created a spacer that would stretch
the molecule so that its cargo would not keep it from properly fitting into the binding site. The spacer also was designed to improve binding of the t...
Physics research with atomic force microscope could lead to better health care
...ain circumstances becomes attached to the protein molecule. The researchers stretch
the molecules and measure precisely their tiny displacements.
"Any work ...erry C. Johnson Center for Basic Cancer Research to use these techniques to stretch
some proteins that are significant in breast cancer. He is collaborating wi...
Exercise Tips to Keep Boomers on Their Feet
...rcise program, have your doctor check that your heart and body are in good condition and make recommendations based on your age and fitness level.
and do three to five minutes of light exercise to warm up at the start.
Exercise and rest regularly for maximum benefit. Daily moderate exercise i...
Have Fun -- But Be Safe -- This Summer
...cal condition. Train properly with strengthening, endurance and stretching exercises before tackling a sport. Don't forget to warm up your muscles and stretch
immediately before playing.
Know the rules and follow them. Many regulations are designed to keep the sport safe for you and others.
Have the ...
Study pinpoints novel cancer gene and biomarker
..., as well as melanoma. The presence of this abnormality in so many different types of cancer led Chin and her associates to take a closer look at that stretch
of chromosome to see what genes reside there.
Using a method called genomic qPCR that can pick out specific sequences of DNA, they found four genes...
Boomers: Tips on How to Exercise Safely
... make recommendations based on your current fitness level. This is especially important if you have had a previous injury.
Always warm up and stretch
before exercising. Cold muscles are more likely to get injured, so warm up with some light exercise for at least three to five minutes.
Pumgo Fitness Scooter Will Highlight Venice Beach This Summer
..., provides a balanced workout and is ideal for getting around.
After sitting all day in the office or at school, step out on the Pumgo Scooter to stretch
and strengthen back and core muscles. Unlike seated human powered vehicles, the Pumgo Scooter uses a rider's full body weight to generate driving for...
Glen's Markets Adds Discounted Generic Drug Program
...many ways we are making it easier for customers to stretch
their food, healthcare, and household dollars," sa...Glen's Markets are offering customers to help them stretch
their food, fuel, healthcare and household budgets...arkets offer customers throughout the year to help stretch
healthcare dollars, prevent illnesses and educate ...
Brio Active Brings Whole Body Vibration Fitness to Cherry Hills Village
...asp a handle that is connected by cable to a weight stack, which permits the adjustment of the weight. This enables a variety of simple movements that stretch
and strengthen the muscles in ways that mimic common, everyday activities and movements, including lifting an object off of the floor and reaching up ...
Gene findings revealing reasons for neuroblastoma risk
...crease a child's susceptibility to a high-risk form of neuroblastoma.
A second genome-wide study found that a copy number variation (CNV)a missing stretch
of DNAalong a structurally weak location on chromosome 1 plays an important role in the development of neuroblastoma. Although CNVs have received much...
Protein may be strongest indicator of rare lung disease, study shows
... led by Brent Kinder, MD, is published in the June 4 edition of the journal Chest .
Surfactant proteins are lipoproteins that allow the lungs to stretch
and function. These have previously been investigated by UC pulmonary researchers Frank McCormack, MD, and Jeffrey Whitsett, MD.
Kinder and colleag...
Compliance and cost: Bitter pills to swallow in the age of oral chemotherapy
...s studying drugs like these, just 60 to 70 percent of patients stick with their regimen beyond two years, even though the trials are often designed to stretch
out to five years for maximum benefit. Adherence to drugs given to prevent cancer is even worse, with studies showing that as many as 40 percent of w...
American Academy of Dermatology Recognizes Merz Pharmaceuticals
...PF 30 is effective on scars resulting from surgery, injury, burns, acne and stretch
marks. As the #1 doctor-recommended brand for scars for 10 years, Mederma(R...works for old and new scars resulting from surgery, injury, burns, acne and stretch
marks. It's from the #1 doctor- and pharmacist-recommended brand for scars....
Special K(R) Brand Shakes Things Up with New Weight-Management Protein Shake
...cial K (R), Chips Deluxe (R) , Famous Amos (R), Sandies (R) , Bear Naked (R) , Kashi (R) , MorningStar Farms (R), Gardenburger (R) and stretch
Island (R). Kellogg products are manufactured in 19 countries and marketed in more than 180 countries. For more information, visit www.kelloggcompan...
For Young Ballplayers, Support and Caution Are Key
Avoid injuries by warming up muscles before playing. Perform several minutes of light exercise followed by slow, gentle stretches, and hold each stretch
for at least 30 seconds.
Stay away from steroids or other performance-enhancing substances.
In addition, parents and coaches of young baseball...
Medicaid Health Plans Provide Cost Savings to States and High Quality and Value to Beneficiaries, New Analysis Shows
...ecause of their potential to provide high-quality, cost-effective care. According to Lewin, health plans offer an opportunity for Medicaid programs to stretch
their dollars and achieve cost savings without cutting eligibility, benefits, or already-low provider payment levels as states look at ways to allevia...
Los Angeles Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Dr. Christine Petti and Smartlipo Featured on Upcoming Episode of The Doctors
...downtime, allowing her to get back to caring for her 7 month old, Chase. Dr. Petti said, “Amanda had a post-pregnancy ‘belly’ with stretch
marks, wide hips and a waistline that had disappeared. She wanted to wear fitted suits, feel comfortable in tight jeans, and wear a bikini again!&quo...
Economic Downturn Pits Saving Money Against Eating Healthy
... Dairy Cost Savings
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expensive parts of the diet. Milk stretch
your dollar. An 8-oz.
is one of the most economical glass of milk costs about 25
sources of high-quality protein c...
Body movements can influence problem solving, researchers report
...essions, while others were directed to alternately stretch
one arm, and then the other, to the side. To preve...-swinging group were more likely than those in the stretch
group to solve the problem, which required attachi...roup were 40 percent more likely than those in the stretch
group to solve the problem.
"By making you swin...
Board of Trade Issues Business Preparation Guidelines for H1N1 Virus Outbreak
...eater Washington's economic opportunities. As Greater Washington's regional business organization, the Board of Trade addresses business concerns that stretch
across geographic boundaries, such as transportation, emergency preparedness, green as a competitive advantage and workforce issues. To learn more abo...
Experts Recommend Cherries For Pain Relief From Arthritis
Go Fish - Omega-3 fatty acids found in fish have been found in studies to reduce joint pain associated with arthritis.
it Out - for some arthritis suffers, gentle stretching may increase comfort and lessen pain and stiffness.
Bonci notes, "Patient...
Chronic ankle pain may be more than just a sprain
...ns can actually tear or there can be a swelling of the tendons behind the fibula bone. This can cause the ligament that holds the tendons together to stretch
out and tear, or even rupture.
Symptoms associated with peroneal tendon injuries can include:
Ankle pain that is not responding to treatment
Gene alterations associated with response to anthracycline therapy for breast cancer
... that this difference could be due to alterations in the TOP2A gene, which resides adjacent to HER2 on the chromosome and is often included in the stretch
of amplified DNA. TOP2A is a major target of anthracycline.
To determine whether the difference in responsiveness is due to TOP2A , Kathleen I. ...