Anti-Aging, Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation
Medical-grade skincare products can provide incredible anti-aging, non-surgical facial rejuvenation. When combined with the TCA chemical peel and laser resurfacing , patients...
20 days ago - Spring Ridge Plastic Surgery
Laparoscopic-assisted Duhamel procedure with ex-anal rectal transection for total colonic aganglionosis
Laparoscopic-assisted Duhamel procedure has a larger anastomosis and a reservoir which allows early recovery of defecation frequency, but concerns have been raised regarding...
1 month ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Histological case control study of peeling-induced skin changes of different peeling agents in surgically subcutaneous undermined skin flaps in facelift patients
A histological evaluation of peeling-induced skin changes in subcutaneous undermined preauricular facial skin flaps of 9 patients was performed. There were 3 treatment groups...
1 month ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Iatrogenic trichloroacetic acid injury causing necrotizing otitis media and deafness: A case report
Trichloroacetic acid (TCA; also known as trichloroethanoic acid) is a corrosive agent that can produce significant burns when applied topically to the skin or mucosal membranes...
4 monthes ago - International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
Combination therapy effective treatment for melasma
A combination of Jessner solution and trichloroacetic acid was more effective than trichloroacetic acid alone in treating dark-skinned patients with melasma, according to study...
5 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
Cerebrovascular reactivity and intellectual outcome in childhood stroke with transient cerebral arteriopathy
Hypercapnic-challenge blood oxygen level-dependent MRI cerebrovascular reactivity , measures the regional perfusion response to altered carbon dioxide. CVR correlates with the...
7 monthes ago - Pediatric Neurology
The odd-carbon medium-chain fatty triglyceride triheptanoin does not reduce hepatic steatosis
Non-alcoholic fatty-liver disease is the hepatic manifestation of the metabolic syndrome. Previously, we showed that a high-protein diet minimized diet-induced development of...
11 monthes ago - 3 articles
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Zika virus suppresses a pregnant woman's immune system
University of Southern California researchers found that the Zika virus works by suppressing a pregnant woman's immune system, enabling the virus to spread and harm an unborn baby.
Gulf of Mexico DEAD ZONE caused by agricultural runoff from U.S. farms
Every year, a hypoxic zone appears along the Gulf of Mexico. Otherwise known as a “dead zone,” it is an area of water that contains little to no oxygen. The significantly...
Liquorice pills can interfere with other medication
Liquorice pills are said to reduce hot flushes by 80% and reduce bone thinning. But a new Illinois study found they can interfere with the way the liver processes other drugs...
Popular Heartburn Drugs Don't Raise Risk of Alzheimer's
Researchers say proton pump inhibitors like Nexium or Prilosec not linked to dementia Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alzheimer's Disease , Drug Safety , Heartburn
Control Mechanisms of Synapse Formation Identified
Excitatory synapses release neurotransmitters that excite neurons and synaptic inhibitors release neurotransmitters to inhibit nerve cell excitability synapse.
New Terahertz Imaging Approach can be Useful for Detecting Early-Stage Skin...
Skin cancer can already be detected using terahertz light, but because of the low resolution, the cancer can only be seen after it has grown quite large.
Smart Label Could Detect Food and Cosmetic Spoilage, Contamination
A low-cost, portable, paper-based sensor incorporated into smart labels helps to detect food and cosmetic spoilage and contamination with easy-to-read results.
The Rock Shares His Gym Playlist So We Can All Workout Like Him
Rodale Inc. Ok, so maybe not exactly like him You probably can't lift like Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson at the gym, but now at least you can listen to the music that gets him in...
Patients With Heart Failure Mostly Underestimate Their Disease Risk
The perception about heart disease severity varied between the patient and the physician who treated them.
Breast Milk Might Be Used To Fight Antibacterial Resistance
Sugars present in the breast milk helps take over bacteria which are usually resistant to antibiotics.