Consumer Alert: Black Henna Tattoos Can Cause Serious Skin Reactions
CHICAGO, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Dermatologists are warning consumers
that the harmless-looking, henna tattoos
that are being sold everywhere
from summer carnivals and open-air malls to cruise ships and vacation hot
spots could contain a harmful chemical known as para-phenylenediamine, or
New Research Reveals Need for Doctors to Know About Medical Tattoos
HOUSTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More people are turning to a new trend to let others know about their medical condition - tattooing. A case report will be presented Friday, May 15, at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 18th Annual Meeting & Clinical Cong...
Women More Likely to Have Second Thoughts on Tattoos
They're much more inclined to have one removed than men, study shows
MONDAY, July 21 (HealthDay News) -- While most Americans who get tattoos
are happy with their decision, women are much more likely than men to decide to get their markings removed, new research reveals.
The study a...
Traditional Tattoos are Proving to Be Lethal
Traditional Samoan tattoo has affected three men one of them has developed a flesh eating disease; another is suffering from blood poisoning and renal failure.//
Necrotising fasciitis (flesh eating disease) is a rare infectious, ultimately leads to death.
The person with blood poisoning...
Lower Back Tattoos Can Lead To Problems During Childbirth
Women who are in the habit of going for tattoos, especially at the lower back and buttocks may be facing problems during childbirth, reported the German medical// journal Arzte Zeitung. Drawing large tattoos
at the back may prevent doctors from applying local anesthesia during delivery.
New Report Just Published: World Hepatitis C Virus And Therapeutics Market Report
Physicochemical and Morphology Properties II-29
Transmission of HCV II-30
Injection Drugs II-30
Sexual Contact II-30
and Body Piercing II-30
Contaminated Medical Equipment II-30
Occupational Risks II-30
Personal Care Goods II-30
Nuvilex Signs Agreement with Jayhur Enterprises to Distribute Infinitink - the World's First Permanent, But Easier to Remove Tattoo Ink - in Australia and New Zealand
...ribute and sell Infinitink in the high potential markets of Australia and New Zealand.
Based on the age of the population and popularity of tattoos
in Australia alone, Nuvilex estimates that if Jayhur Enterprises captures 30% of today's market by the end of the agreement, the annual revenue could ...
Palomar Medical to Market Quantel's SINON Tattoo Removal Laser in the United States and Canada
...hortest pulse and highest peak power of all ruby lasers available, the SINON ruby laser is optimized to treat the more complex and difficult to remove tattoos
you see today."
Alain de Salaberry, Quantel's President Director General said, "Its strong sales force and its experience with Q-switch ruby las...
A mother's criticism causes distinctive neural activity among formerly depressed
...n a very specific format, and the remarks were criticisms that the mothers had previously voiced. Examples of the criticisms included statements about tattoos
or body piercing, failing to send thank you notes, or being inconsiderate and untidy.
To protect participants, the criticisms were required to co...
Dr. Simon Ourian, Pioneer Laser Surgeon, Appears on The Doctors TV Show
...nditions such as acne, acne scars, acne scar removal, skin discoloration, lip enhancement, wrinkles, stretch marks, varicose veins, unwanted hair, and tattoos
and cellulite. For further information please contact 888-951-3377 or visit: www.epione.com .
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Researcher studies, treats military with 'silent disease'
...y. Her patients have also listed skin piercings or tattoos
as the possible source of their infection.
"Military people (46 percent) have more tattoos
than civilian population, but the link between tattoos
and HCV (hepatitis C virus), although it exists th...
Chemicals in tattoo inks need closer scrutiny
... As tattoos
have grown in popularity, so have complaints of ad...ording to the researchers.
Although inks used in tattoos
are subject to regulation by the U.S. Food and Dru...thor of the study. "With the growing popularity of tattoos
among young people, it is vital that we develop a ...