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5 Myths About Liposuction

Liposuction is one of the most commonly performed procedures. Even though it has many benefits, there are several myths about it that are untrue and extremely misleading. Here are some of the most common myths and the facts about them.  Cellulite Is Removed by Liposuction For some people who are considering liposuction, the reason is to get rid of cellulite. What they might not realize is that liposuction is not designed to get rid of cellulite. Read More 

Preventing Childhood Melanoma

Although skin cancer -- particularly melanoma -- is rare in children, research shows the rate is rising. Kids can get melanoma at any age, with the most significant increase seen in adolescent girls between the ages of 15 and 19. Whether your youngster is small or a teen, being aware of the causes and risk factors is a step toward taking the necessary preventive measures to protect against skin cancer. Read More 

Food Allergy Testing And Treatments: New Techniques You Should Know About

Food allergies seem to be on the rise in the United States. This may be because more people do in fact suffer from food allergies, or it may be due to increased awareness. It may also be some combination of the two. Whatever the case may be, though, the importance of food allergy treatment and food allergy testing has never been more important than it is currently. Get to know some of the new techniques in testing and treatment for food allergies that you should know about so that you can take better care of yourself and your family, whether you suffer from food allergies or are considering getting tested for food allergies. Read More 

The Factors That Affect The Cost Of Rhinoplasty Surgery

Are you interested in having some rhinoplasty surgery completed, but are not sure what factors will determine the cost of the procedure? By understanding what these factors are, you can learn how the final amount is calculated, and how to reduce it if you are on a tight budget. With that thought in mind, read on for the most common factors that will determine the cost of your rhinoplasty surgery. Read More 

In-Home Care: Choosing Safe Activities For Your Parent With Alzheimer’s

If your parent has Alzheimer's and you employ an in-home care, you should make sure they stay active as much as they can. Even though many activities are no longer safe for him or her, such as cooking, there are safe and rewarding things your parent can do to keep busy throughout the day. Gardening Gardening is therapeutic, and there is nothing like getting outside and getting your hands dirty. Make a special flower garden for your parent. Read More