Botox, Dysport and injectable fillers are among the biggest anti-aging advances in years. And while there’s little risk and downtime involved, these treatments are not to be taken lightly —especially when it comes to selecting a doctor. Every day I see advertisements for general practitioners, gynecologists, dentists and other specialists offering these services at their practices, and all I can say is buyer beware.
When I was in college, I tested a theory by eating the same foods as my slimmer roommate for a few days. At the end of this impromptu trial, her weight was the same and mine had increased. I ended the experiment with the hope that someday science would begin to explain this phenomenon that so many of us have experienced. It has.
Erika Carter-Rolle, assistant principal at M.A. Milam K-8 Center in Hialeah, speaks to the media on Monday, November 23, 2015 with her husband and doctors by her side about her LVAD and heart transplants.
After suffering a stroke, Rebeca de Lopez, 70, went seven hours before undergoing surgery. Ryan Dahlgren, a neurovascular surgeon at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, describes how doctors were able to reverse the damage to de Lopez's brain.
In a story March 26 about New Jersey's medical marijuana program, The Associated Press reported erroneously on who must pay a $200 fee to register with the state's medical marijuana program. Patients and caregivers must pay the fee, not patients and doctors.