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How do I choose the right surgeon/treatment provider?

How do I choose the right surgeon/treatment provider?

Chosing to have cosmetic surgery or other forms of cosmetic treatment is a big decision, and it is very important to choose the right treatment provider for the job. In this article we've tried to sum up the different steps that you should go through before chosing on a particular clinic or hospital for the treatment.
Regulation on Cosmetic Treatment

Regulation on Cosmetic Treatment

Before undergoing cosmetic surgery or other forms of cosmetic treatment at a private hospital or in a private clinic, you should know the rules governing the area. Most providers of cosmetic treatments must be registered with the Healthcare Commission, but not all. Get to know for yourself with this brief summary of the rules that clinics and hospitals must follow.
Wishing for smaller breasts...

Wishing for smaller breasts...

Read Lise's personal story about her greatest wish of all - The wish to have smaller breasts. The 23-year-old tells us her story of how she struggled with the both physical and psychological burden og having very large breast, why she finally choose to have surgery, and how her closest family reacted to this decision. Today, after having breast reduction surgery, Lise is immensely happy with the result, and she now helps other women who contemplate having breast reduction surgery.
Non-surgical options for the treatment of hair loss

Non-surgical options for the treatment of hair loss

The search for new ways to help those suffering from hair loss has captured word-wide attention. Some new non-surgical hair loss treatment techniques and products have been proven to be of benefit, while others have simply played on the emotional strings of those who suffer from the problem. Professor of Dermatology, Dr. Robert M. Bernstein, takes a look at the treatment options available.
» 30-05-2020

Shortage of PPE may force reopened dentists to limit treatments

Despite relaxing of lockdown rules, patients in pain could still have to resort to DIY fillingsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePeople suffering from toothache may continue to struggle to get appointments with their dentist and more could be forced to resort to extreme DIY measures, despite the government announcement ...
» 26-05-2020

How Samoa has recorded NO Covid-19 cases with the help of a beauty queen

When Fono McFarland-Seumanu began her reign, her country was plunged into a deadly outbreak of measles which killed 83 Samoans - mostly babies - and struck almost 6,000 people.
» 17-05-2020

Allow dentists to go back to work now | Letters

Dental surgeon Niall Hutchinson says people are needlessly having to live in pain, while Fay Ballard says government policy is barbaricLet all dentists return to work now, and let patients see them for urgent treatment without delay (Dentists say lockdown measures are causing ‘unnecessary suffering’, 14 May). Dentists are essential healthcare pr...
» 13-05-2020

Blundering dentists pulled out almost 150 HEALTHY teeth over a five-year period, new study finds 

Hundreds of patients have had the wrong teeth removed by bungling dentists, a study has found. Many have lost perfectly healthy teeth as a result of the blunders.