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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.
» 15-03-2018

Cineworld boosted by Star Wars and Beauty and the Beast

The world's second-largest cinema chain sees rising sales and profits helped by last year's big films.
» 12-03-2018

Girls' guide to what a 'normal' vulva looks like

The online reference tool, designed by health experts, aims to stem the cosmetic surgery "designer vagina" trend.
» 09-03-2018

Share your views on the NHS pay rise - open thread

We want to hear from healthcare professionals and patients about what a possible increase in pay could mean The Guardian has revealed that a pay rise for around 1 million NHS staff could be in the offing.It reports that the government is set to offer a 6.5% increase in salary over the next three years but, in return for the £3.3bn deal, health w...
» 06-03-2018

Girl had two strokes after metal from her braces entered her heart

Just one week after visiting the dentist, Leah Kitchen, 15, from Thorngumbald, Hull, complained of a high temperature, chills, headache, and joint and muscle pain, which doctors initially dismissed as flu.
» 03-03-2018

Could a collagen drink really make you look younger?

Dermatologists and cosmetic surgeons explain the ins and outs of various collagen products, including new powders that make the skin-rejuvenating protein drinkable.