Brains are more plastic than we thought
New research has shown just how adaptive the brain can be, knowledge that could one day be applied to recovery from conditions such as stroke.
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Mind-controlled device helps stroke patients retrain brains to move paralyzed hands
Stroke patients who learned to use their minds to open and close a plastic brace fitted over their paralyzed hands gained some ability to control their own hands when they were...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
I Got My Eyebrows Microbladed and Here Are The Results
This article originally appeared on Essence.com. My natural eyebrows are sparse, short and practically non-existent. I've spent the majority of my twenties experimenting with...
2 monthes ago - Health
ASPS Past President, Plastic Surgery Leader Michael McGuire, MD, Dies At Age 70
ASPS past-President Michael McGuire, MD, Santa Monica, Calif., died at home of an apparent stroke on Nov. 14, 2016, at age 70.
4 monthes ago - Plastic Surgery - 2 articles
Combating iron in the brain: Researchers find anti-aging micromolecule
The older we get, the more our brain ages. Cognitive abilities decline and the risk of developing neurodegenerative diseases like dementia, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease...
5 monthes ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
I Tried To Be A Montessori Mom, But Now I Want Our Crappy, Plastic Toys Back ASAP
My first pregnancy was a rude awakening. It wasn't the swelling, the heartburn, or the inability to keep my pee in my body until I had decided by my own free will to let it...
5 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Behold: Kylie Jenner's Secret to Perfectly Shaped Brows
Kylie Jenner may change her hair color several times a week (OK, we're exaggerating a little bit, but we're sure that has happened before), but there is one thing that remains...
5 monthes ago - Health
Everything You Need to Know About Microblading for Hair Loss
This article originally appeared on InStyle.com. Eyebrow microblading has provided a more permanent solution to thin brows for those of us who have been let down by every...
5 monthes ago - Health
Does Dry Brushing Your Face Actually Have Any Benefits?
Facial dry brushing is a huge beauty trend right now, and people who swear by it say that it exfoliates skin, reduces puffiness, and brightens complexion. But for the...
6 monthes ago - Health
Adipofascial Extension of the Propeller Perforator flap: achieve two things at one stroke
Perforator-Pedicled Propeller Flap has been widely accepted for reconstruction of soft tissue defects as it requires a simple operative technique and has a consistent vascular...
6 monthes ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
The headlines of Master Doctor
Why Your Doctor's Office Design Could Make You Sick
Photograph by Getty Images And how some doctors are starting to change their decor to make their patients feel better Doesn't matter if you're going to the dentist, your family...
The Truth About CoolSculpting Fat Reduction by Grazia Magazine
The Spiel, The Tester, The Verdict by Grazia's Associate Beauty Editor Sam Freedman. When you have one of the Beauty Industry's experts giving CoolSculpting the thumbs up, you...
UNC Study Advances the Ability to Expose Latent HIV
UNC researchers led by Nancie Archin, PhD, and David Margolis, MD, have shown that interval dosing of the drug Vorinostat reverses HIV latency and is well-tolerated in people...
Clinical trials framework proposed to bring cancer treatments to sub-Saharan...
In the journal PLOS Medicine, Satish Gopal, MD, MPH, cancer program director for UNC-Project Malawi, outlined a framework to design studies and bring cancer therapies to...
Simple Genetic Test Promises Better Outcomes in Heart Stent Patients
Study highlights potential of personalized medicine in patients with cardiovascular disease
Plastic surgeon concludes eagle's head wound was a burn
Plastic surgeon determines mysterious head wound on bald eagle found in southeast Nebraska was electrical burn
Coolaroo's burning hill of trash a warning sign for world swamped by plastic
There's 7 billion tonnes of plastic garbage on earth - about a tonne for every single one of us.
The Trust Launches Milestone Wellness Assessment for Former NFL Players
UNC's Center for the Study of Retired Athletes performs the assessments in conjunction with UNC Health Care.
ALS: New Clues to the Cause and How Future Drugs Might Reverse Disease
UNC and NC State researchers team up to reverse TDP-43 protein aggregation, a hallmark of degenerative diseases.
Adele's Makeup Artist Has the Most Genius Hack for Your Under Eye Concealer
[brightcove:5187515756001 default] This article originally appeared on InStyle.com. Especially in summer's ever-climbing temperatures, keeping our concealer from creasing into...