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Celebrities who have had weight loss surgery

Here’s a list of celebrities who have had weight loss surgery. Google them to learn more! Rosie O’Donnell – Gastric sleeve in 2013 Sharon Osbourne – Gastric band in 1999 Randy Jackson – Gastric bypass in 2003 Roseanne Ba...
by Phoenix Revolution on Jul 27, 2016

The difference between Horse Chestnut and Sweet Chestnut- And which one is edible?

Hi,Over the years when teaching tree identification for bushcraft a few questions frequently pop up.One common question is " Is sweet Chestnut the same as Horse Chestnut and are both edible"?The simple answer is .....no. Sweet chestnut is a relation...
by Belfast Bushcraft on Jul 27, 2016

Local ENT Surgeon Missed Rare Sinus Pathology on CT Scan

Ditto in right maxillary sinus cavity.A well-respected ENT surgeon in Warrenton, VA created an uproar in the medical community when it was discovered that he failed to detect a rare sinus pathology on a CT sinus scan. This parasitic growth was easily...
by Fauquier ENT on Jul 26, 2016

You Have A Minnesota Work Injury And Need Spine Surgery. Should You Go With A Traditional or Laser Lumbar Spine Surgery?

Like many of you contemplating low back surgery, I was aware of the option of laser spine surgery before I underwent two low back surgeries following my Minnesota work comp injury.  I did a lot of research on the issue before deciding to go with...

Narrow Nose Causing Nasal Obstruction [Video]

A new video has been produced showing how a narrow, pinched nose causing nasal obstruction is corrected with a nose job. In the vast majority of patients suffering from nasal obstruction, allergy control, septoplasty, and/or turbinate reduc...
by Fauquier ENT on Jul 22, 2016

From Sofa to 5k: A Review

“In the morning of 3rd February, 2007, I was lying naked on a cold metal table. My entire body was being shaved, except the head. I was joking with the hospital attendant that this was a contrast to the tonsure at Tirupati, where the head was shave...
by Make Time For Sports on Jul 21, 2016

Anatomy for Plastic Surgery of the Face, Head, and Neck

  Anatomy for Plastic Surgery of the Face, Head, and Neck Anatomy for Plastic Surgery of the Face, Head, and Neck details the complex regional anatomy of the face, head and neck, providing plastic surgery and otolaryngology residents with a soli...
by booksmedicos on Jul 14, 2016

A Guide To Exercise After Weight Loss Surgery

Exercises to Avoid After Bariatric Surgery Bariatric surgery is considered one of the best ways to lose weight when diet and exercise have failed. But bariatric surgery is not a substitute for diet and exercise. Once you’ve completed your surgery,...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 13, 2016

How Your Weight and BMI May be Destroying Your Health!

Click The Below Image To See What Your BMI Is Based On Height And Weight Download BMI Chart By Mexico Bariatric Center (PDF File) Is Your BMI Destroying Your Health? Many of us have our ups and downs, our troubled areas where we just can’t see...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 12, 2016

Varicose Veins

Varicose veins is defined as tortuous dilated veins with dysfunction or nonfunctional valve. Varicose veins most commonly occurs in legs and feet  because long term standing increase the pressure in saphenous veins . What is the pathogenesis of vari...
by emedicinezone on Jul 12, 2016

Velopharyngeal Insufficiency (VPI) After UPPP or Uvula Excision Surgery

Image 1: Normal open positionOne of the main risks of uvula excision and UPPP (uvulopalatopharyngoplasty) surgery to treat snoring and obstructive sleep apnea is velopharyngeal insufficiency (VPI). This complication is when the soft palate is not abl...
by Fauquier ENT on Jul 12, 2016

Read This Before You Decide to Try AspireAssist

AspireAssist vs. Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, and Other Bariatric Surgery – How Does it Compare? Recently, the FDA approved a new bariatric surgery and weight loss device. Known as AspireAssist from Aspire Bariatrics, the AspireAssist is one of...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 11, 2016

Sorry Cat Owners, Dogs Win at Helping Lose Weight

Sorry Cat People: If You Want to Lose Weight, Be a Dog Person It is a debate that has raged on for centuries: which is a better pet, a dog or a cat? Well we finally have the answer, and the answer is… …It doesn’t matter. Love is love. That’s...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 11, 2016

Gratitude Works Wonders

Hello everyone. Any one who has been through a total knee replacement knows that it takes a lot of recuperation and hard work. (That’s an understatement!) Sometimes it just doesn’t seem like it’s going to get any better. I regularly...
by Booktoots' Healing on Jul 11, 2016

Chronic opioid dependence use increases after surgery, researchers find

People who undergo various types of common surgeries are at an increased risk of becoming chronic users of opioid painkillers compared with other patients. Read more here: CBC | Health News...
by Celebrity gossip news on Jul 11, 2016

NHS England tells three hospitals to STOP providing complex heart surgery and THIS is why

THREE out of the thirteen hospitals across England which provide complex heart surgery have been told to stop – prompting anger from hospital bosses. Read more here: Daily Express :: Health Feed...
by Celebrity gossip news on Jul 9, 2016

VSG and Reflux

Well, aside from not losing much weight, the truly sucky part of my sleeve recovery has begun. As I wrote about the other day, I decided to discontinue taking Prilosec because I didn’t like the long list of issues that can arise with long term...
by Misangela.com on Jul 9, 2016

Large Bulbous Nose Rhinoplasty [VIDEO]

A new video has been produced showing how a large nasal tip or bulbous nose is corrected. This video was created with Dr. Stephen Park who is a Professor and Vice-Chair of Otolaryngology, Division Chief of Facial Plastic Surgery.T...
by Fauquier ENT on Jul 7, 2016

A sketch and some home decorating

It's been three and a half weeks since my carpal tunnel surgery and I'm pleased with where the healing progress is at despite some recent days of bad pain.  At first, I thought it was getting infected but I think it's more because...
by Serena P. Lewis on Jul 3, 2016

Office Based Surgery Project Management

On an office based surgery project management job by Empire Projects, Inc., the project has been submitted for various NYC government approvals including: the NYC Department of Buildings, NYC Fire Department, and the Bureau of Electrical Control. .Th...
by Empire Projects, Inc. on Jul 3, 2016


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