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Glendale Plastic Surgeon Answers Frequently Asked Breast Augmentation Questions
Also referred to as a breast enlargement or augmentation mammoplasty, a breast augmentation can be a great option for women interested in enhancing their breast size and shape, states Dr. Steven H. Turkeltaub, a board certified plastic surgeon in the Glendale area

Investigative Expert David A. Holley Joins Berkeley Research Group's Global Investigations + Strategic Intelligence Practice

Making Healthy, Happy Smiles for All of Loudoun County's Children: Smilez Pediatric Dental Group Loudoun Announces Grand Opening, Offers Exclusive New Patient Special
A healthy, happy smile is the goal. Smilez Pediatric Dental Group Loudoun is the place to make it a reality. Now open and accepting patients in a state of the art Stone Ridge facility, Doctor Bushra Bhatti, DMD and her staff make parents and children alike feel immediately at ease

Medical Device and Diagnostic Innovator J-Pac Medical Appoints Jeff Barrett as CEO
J-Pac Medical, a trusted outsourcing partner for solutions customized to meet the specific design requirements of the medical device and diagnostic industries, today announced the appointment of Jeff Barrett as President and CEO

Nonhuman Rights Project Continues Legal Battle to Free Tommy the Chimpanzee
Continuing its campaign to achieve personhood and legal rights for nonhuman animals, The Nonhuman Rights Project, Inc. (NhRP) announced today that it re-filed its common law habeas corpus case on behalf of Tommy, a chimpanzee who lives in a cage on a used trailer lot in Gloversville, NY, on December 3 with the New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan

CSO Recognizes Security Innovation in Today's Evolving Digital Landscape With 2016 CSO50 Awards
IDG Enterprise's CSO -- the premier security media brand providing insight into business risk leadership -- is proud to recognize 50 organizations for developing and implementing security initiatives that drive business value, with the 2016 CSO50 Awards

Hewlett-Packard's Tracy Keogh Named 2015 HR Executive of the Year
Human Resource Executive®, the leading HR business magazine, named Tracy Keogh, executive vice president of human resources at Hewlett-Packard Co., its 2015 HR Executive of the Year.

Kenya first country to launch 'Novartis Access', expanding affordable treatment options against chronic diseases
Novartis International AG /Kenya first country to launch 'Novartis Access', expanding affordable treatment options against chronic diseases . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Babson College's PICCPerfect Wins #BeantownThrowdown
Nine student teams pitched their entrepreneurial visions on Friday, October 9th to a standing-room-only crowd at District Hall in Boston's Innovation District. When the dust settled, PICCPerfect of Babson College emerged victorious at the third annual MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) of Cambridge's #BeantownThrowdown

MITEF of Cambridge #BeantownThrowdown Happening October 9 at District Hall
MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) of Cambridge's Innovation Series is hosting #BeantownThrowdown on Friday night, October 9, at District Hall in Boston's Innovation District.

Emmi Convenes Thought Leaders for Health Literacy Month Through October
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - October 01, 2015) - Nine out of 10 English-speaking U.S. adults would have difficulty with common health tasks, such as following directions on a prescription drug label, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

KYBELLA Injections for a Double Chin -- Minneapolis Facial Plastic Surgeon Discusses a Revolutionary New Treatment
A "double chin" is an extraordinarily common condition that can be experienced by people of all body types, even those who are in relatively good shape. Excess fat under the chin and in the upper area of the neck can often be difficult to eliminate through diet and exercise, leaving many individuals feeling frustrated and self-conscious. Dr

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge to Host Third Annual #BeantownThrowdown
Aspiring business moguls from many of Boston-metro's top public and private colleges and universities will gather for the third annual #BeantownThrowdown pitch competition on Friday, October 9th at District Hall

Mario Batali Foundation Awards Grant to Ingredients for Education for KickinNutrition.TV Program
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - September 16, 2015) - The Mario Batali Foundation has awarded a grant to Ingredients for Education (IFE), a charity organization and multimedia education content provider that distributes KickinNutrition.TV (KNTV), an online platform for food and health education to schools and afterschools.

New Jersey Plastic Surgeon Focuses on Patient Education For Breast Surgery
According to New Jersey plastic surgeon Paul LoVerme, MD, clear doctor-patient communication is an essential component to achieving successful results for any cosmetic procedure. Though many plastic surgery procedures can be tailored to meet an individual's unique expectations, breast surgery often entails more choices than prospective patients typically expect

Orange County Plastic Surgeon Answers Mommy Makeover Frequently Asked Questions
One procedure that patients frequently ask about at the practice of Dr. Semira Bayati, a plastic surgeon in Newport Beach, is the mommy makeover. With the ability to renew the body's appearance and to counter many of the changes that take place over the course of motherhood, Dr. Bayati says the mommy makeover has become very popular among women who wish to regain their pre-pregnancy figure

STPI's Woman Entrepreneur of the Year (IT) 2015 Award to Sangeeta Kulkarni, Co-founder & CEO, Brickwork India
Business Wire IndiaMs. Sangeeta Kulkarni, Co-founder & CEO has been awarded the STPI IT Export award, “Woman Entrepreneur of the Year – IT” for 2014-2015.    She was felicitated at the STPI IT Export Awards 2014-15 function held at Hotel Lalit Ashok on Tuesday 8th December 2015

Research Finds Cranberries are an Effective Approach to Help Reduce Antibiotic Use
Business Wire IndiaAn international team of scientists presented new evidence showing how cranberries are poised to be a compelling tool to help reduce antibiotic resistance and oxidative stress.

Russell Reynolds Associates Names Emily K. Rafferty to Help Counsel Boards of Nonprofit Organizations
Business Wire IndiaBoard performance has become a critical area of focus for nonprofit organizations. To help clients create more dynamic and effective boards, Russell Reynolds Associates announced the appointment of Emily K

GSMA Appoints John Giusti Chief Regulatory Officer
Business Wire IndiaThe GSMA today announced that it has appointed John Giusti as Chief Regulatory Officer effective November 1, 2015

PIMCO Hires Two More Equity Specialists in Expansion of Global Equities Platform
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, has hired Giles Money as Senior Vice President and a Portfolio Manager focused on global growth equity strategies and Lucrecia Tam as Senior Vice President and an equity analyst focused on industrials. Both Money and Tam will be based in London and report to Virginie Maisonneuve, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer - Global Equities.

Seattle Skin Care Specialist on Benefits of IPL - Intense Pulsed Light Therapy
Many typical signs of aging are actually a result of excess sun exposure, explains Dr. Jodie Reinertson, a Seattle skin care specialist. Common symptoms such as age spots, fine lines, and hyperpigmentation are often due to UV rays as much as age or genetic predisposition, she says

Charleston Plastic Surgeon Details Emotional Benefits of Labiaplasty
One of the most common misconceptions women have about labia redundancy is that it is a rare condition, explains Dr. Ram Kalus, a plastic surgeon in Charleston. Excess labia minora and/or majora, also called labial hypertrophy, affects numerous women, he says, and they may suffer from much more than aesthetic dissatisfaction

Maureen Kenny Named Senior Vice President, A&R for Atlantic Records
Maureen Kenny has joined Atlantic Records as Senior Vice President of A&R, based at the company's Burbank office. Kenny comes to Atlantic from Republic Records, where she was most recently Vice President of A&R, working closely with artists such as Of Monsters And Men and Weezer.

Brookline Hotel Works to Help Neighborhood Children in Need This Season
Underprivileged children in the Boston area will have a brighter holiday season this year, thanks to the Courtyard Boston Brookline. Staff members from the hotel recently volunteered their time to benefit Cradles to Crayons, a nonprofit organization serving families in both Boston and Philadelphia. And, in doing so, they helped improve the lives of their neighborhood kids.

Scottsdale Plastic Surgeon Reveals What to Expect for Breast Reduction Surgery
Breasts that are disproportionately large for a woman's frame can be physically and even mentally debilitating, states Scottsdale plastic surgeon Steven H. Turkeltaub, MD. Quite frequently, this condition -- also known as macromastia -- results in significant back, neck and shoulder pains, indentations of the shoulders from the bra straps, changes in posture and even rashes and skin breakdown

Boston University's Downtyme Wins MITEF Cambridge Beantown Throwdown
Nine student teams pitched their entrepreneurial visions last night to a standing-room-only crowd at District Hall in Boston's Innovation District. When the dust settled, Downtyme from Boston University emerged victorious at the MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) of Cambridge's Beantown Throwdown.

Dr. Jacquie Smiles, the Orthodontist Behind Celebrity Smiles
Dr. Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling, D.M.D., P.C., known to her loyal, high profile professional patients as Dr. Jacquie Smiles, has taken the reigns as the woman behind celebrity smiles

New Hair Loss Treatment Offered by Orange County Plastic Surgeon
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy, a skin rejuvenation technique used for a treatment called the Vampire Facial, has recently been gaining popularity as a natural method of reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. However, this same technique can also be used for hair restoration. Dr

MITEF Cambridge Beantown Throwdown Happening November 18
MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) of Cambridge's Innovation Series Committee is hosting the Beantown Throwdown on Tuesday night, November 18, at District Hall in Boston's Innovation District.

AMA Honors Physician for Lifesaving Efforts During the Boston Marathon Bombings
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - November 10, 2014) - The American Medical Association (AMA) presented Andrew S. Ulrich, M.D., executive vice chairman of the department of emergency medicine at the Boston Medical Center, with the AMA Medal of Valor. The award recognizes physicians who demonstrate courage under extraordinary circumstances in non-wartime situations.

New York State Medical Executive Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - November 10, 2014) - The American Medical Association (AMA) presented Thomas M. Donoghue, former senior vice president of communications and marketing for the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY), with the Medical Executive Lifetime Achievement Award.

New Jersey Plastic Surgeon Reveals Website Featuring Responsive Design
With the goal of providing a convenient and comprehensive resource for people considering cosmetic surgery, New Jersey plastic surgeon Christopher P. Godek, MD recently launched a new website for his practice, the Personal Enhancement Center

Top Massachusetts Colleges and Universities to Compete for Entrepreneurial Supremacy at MITEF Cambridge Beantown Throwdown
Entrepreneurship and innovation will be celebrated in Bay State style as aspiring business moguls from nine of Massachusetts' top public and private educational institutions gather at District Hall in Boston's Innovation District for the Beantown Throwdown on Tuesday, November 18

Massachusetts Dentist 'Gives Back' Through Various Volunteer Efforts
New England Dental Group provides a range of general, restorative, and cosmetic dental procedures at their Marlborough and Southborough locations. The dental practice also focuses on volunteering and giving back to the community. Their newest dentist, Melissa Knudsen, DMD, has the same humanitarian values, and her volunteer efforts were recently highlighted on the practice's website.

HCA's John Steele Named 2014 HR Executive of the Year
Human Resource Executive®, the leading HR business magazine, named John Steele, senior vice president of human resources at Hospital Corporation of America, its 2014 HR Executive of the Year.

Jose Otero Named as 4G Americas Director of Latin America and Caribbean
BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwired - October 06, 2014) - 4G Americas announced today that Jose Felipe Otero Muñoz, who is well known for his knowledge about the mobile technology industry throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, will be the association's new Director of Latin America and the Caribbean. In his role, Mr

CSO Announces the 2015 CSO50 Award Honorees Recognizing Innovative Use of Security in Driving Business Value
IDG's CSO -- the premier security media brand providing insight into business risk leadership -- announces the honorees of the 2015 CSO50 Award. Each year, this award program recognizes 50 security projects and initiatives that have delivered groundbreaking business value through the innovative application of risk and security concepts and technologies

Orange County Plastic Surgeon Offers New Vampire Facial Treatment
Facial rejuvenation is one of the most popular reasons men and women seek out a board-certified plastic surgeon. In the search for an effective means of reversing common signs of age, more and more people are turning toward non-surgical treatments to add volume to facial features and combat fine lines and wrinkles while they are in their preliminary stages

Advanced Aesthetic Injector Joins Esteemed Skin Care Practice in Seattle
Nurse injector Libby Bauman, RN is one of only three individuals in the state of Washington to be certified as an Aesthetic Nursing Specialist by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Recently, Seattle skin care specialist Jodie Reinertson, MD, welcomed Libby to her experienced team of skin care professionals at CosMedic Skincare. Sharing Dr

Brookline Hotel Staff Helps Families in Need
This holiday season, staff at the Courtyard Boston Brookline, a hotel near Longwood Medical Center in Brookline, Massachusetts, is donating their time and energy to help families in need.

Nonhuman Rights Project Advances to New York Appellate Courts in Three Chimpanzee Rights Cases
The Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) announced today that the three lawsuits it filed last week on behalf of captive chimpanzees in which the NhRP demanded that judges issue a writ of habeas corpus ended, as expected, with judges refusing to issue the writs on the grounds that chimpanzees were not legal persons

First-Ever Lawsuits Filed on Behalf of Captive Chimpanzees to Demand Courts Grant Them Right to Bodily Liberty
The Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) announced today that it has filed the first-ever lawsuits on behalf of captive chimpanzees demanding that the courts grant them the right to bodily liberty via a writ of habeas corpus

EVS Broadcast Equipment : EVS appoints Magdalena Baron as CFO of the Company
Liege, Belgium, November 26, 2013 - EVS Broadcast Equipment, the leading provider of live video production systems, today announces the appointment of Magdalena Baron as Senior Vice President and CFO of the company.

Scottsdale Plastic Surgeon Outlines Standard Recovery From Breast Augmentation
"If [breast augmentation] is performed using finer, more precise and gentler techniques then the postsurgical discomfort usually will be greatly reduced," writes Phoenix plastic surgeon Steven Turkeltaub, MD in a recent blog post

Orange County Plastic Surgeon Says a Traditional Facelift Is Still the Best
The natural aging process causes skin around the neck, jowls, and face to lose elasticity over time, often resulting in sagging, folds, and wrinkles. Dr. Semira Bayati, an Orange County plastic surgeon, uses the latest facelift techniques at her practice to deliver smoother, firmer, younger-looking skin. By addressing the deeper structures of the face, Dr

BU's Agganis Arena to Accept looped in(TM) Mobile Pay App at Concession Stands Starting November 17th
PXT Payments, provider of looped in, an electronic mobile payment system (watch the video), has partnered with Boston University's Agganis Arena. The Boston mainstay sports, concert, and event venue will accept the looped in app at all of its food and beverage stands. Fans should keep an eye out for looped in at games and events throughout the month.

Health eVillages Names mHealth Innovator Mark Friess to Advisory Board
Health eVillages, which provides state-of-the-art mobile health technology including medical reference and clinical decision support resources to medical professionals in the most challenging clinical environments around the world, today announced that it has appointed Mark Friess, the CEO and Founder of WelVU, Inc., to its Advisory Board.

Guardian, Boston Globe, AxisPhilly, Texas Tribune Take Home 2013 Online Journalism Awards
Coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings, national security and international elections by news organizations large and small took top honors at the 2013 Online Journalism Awards Banquet, which ended the Online News Association Conference.

HootSuite Marks Major Milestones in Q3
HootSuite, the world's most popular social relationship platform, achieved key milestones in the third quarter of 2013. New Enterprise customers added to HootSuite's roster of top brands in Q3 include Fujifilm Holdings Corporation, Siemens PLC, and Australian Red Cross, as well as 133 other brands

Charleston Plastic Surgeon Offers Life-Changing Pediatric Plastic Surgery
"Whether a child is born with a particular ailment or develops one over time, physical abnormalities located on prominent areas of the body can often lead to embarrassment and self-consciousness about the way he or she looks," says Charleston plastic surgeon Ram Kalus, MD. As a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr

Honeywell's Mark James Named 2013 HR Executive of the Year
Human Resource Executive®, the leading HR business magazine, named Mark James, senior vice president of human resources and communications at Honeywell, its 2013 HR Executive of the Year.

Phoenix Plastic Surgeon Clarifies Common Breast Reduction Myths
Dr. Steven Turkeltaub has over 25 years of experience helping women who struggle with br**ts that are disproportionately large for their figure. At the Arizona Center for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, he states that the satisfaction rate in women who have had breast reduction surgery is extremely high, even exceeding that for women who have had a breast augmentation

2013 Online Journalism Awards Finalists Announced
Finalists for the 2013 Online Journalism Awards, many pushing the envelope of innovation and excellence in digital storytelling and distribution, were announced today by the Online News Association and its academic partner, the School of Communication at the University of Miami.

MEDIA ALERT: eSilicon's Javier DeLaCruz to Participate in MEPTEC Panel Session on "Manufacturing Drivers in Semiconductor Roadmaps"
What: Panel Discussion: Manufacturing Drivers in Semiconductor RoadmapsIt is more important than ever that companies consider their supply chain partners -- both upstream and downstream -- when creating their roadmaps for their own businesses

Appcelerator Appoints Executives With Technology Expertise From Good Technology, HP and EMC to Drive Demand for Mobile Enterprise Solutions
Appcelerator®, the leading mobile enterprise platform company, announced the appointment of three executives with deep enterprise technology expertise from Good Technology, HP, EMC and other leading technology companies

"The Cupcake Theory" Is Author Clara Lee's Debut Book for Women on Romantic Relationships and Self-Worth
"The Cupcake Theory" is a powerful and encouraging book of wisdom, by Korean-American author, entertainer, consultant, and entrepreneur Clara Lee, that will empower and help women understand how they can best flourish in romantic relationships

Quintiles Appoints Scott Evangelista to Lead Integrated Commercial Services and Solutions
Quintiles today announced the appointment of W. Scott Evangelista to serve as president, Integrated Commercial Services and Solutions. In this role, Evangelista is responsible for leading Quintiles’ global Commercial organization and the ongoing development and delivery of its related service offerings.

Indian Sustainability Congress is Hosting ISC 2013 - Strategic Sustainability Technology Congress
Indian Sustainability Congress – 2013 (ICS) is envisaged as an Annual event with facets of Thought Leadership, Recognition and Rewards for Achievers, Demonstration, Trade fair, Vendor Development, Collaboration and Networking opportunities

Boston University Confers the ‘Distinguished Alumni’ Award to Mr. Analjit Singh, Founder & Chairman, Max India Group
Mr. Analjit Singh, Founder & Chairman, Max Group has been accorded the ‘Distinguished Alumni’ award from his alma mater, Boston University. The award was conferred upon him on Saturday, October 26th in the Metcalf Ballroom of Boston University, by Dr Robert Brown, President of the University

Skin Care Specialist in Seattle Uses Viora Technology to Firm and Contour Skin
Dr. Jodie Reinertson has recently purchased the Viora REACTION™ for her skin care practice. As a Seattle skin care specialist experienced in skin rejuvenation and anti-aging treatments, Dr. Reinertson says she has been impressed with the results her patients at CosMedic Skincare have experienced from the advanced technique

Guide to Breast Implant Care With Phoenix Plastic Surgeon Dr. Steven Turkeltaub
Phoenix plastic surgeon Dr. Steven Turkeltaub says that proper postoperative care is quite essential for a successful, uneventful recovery following breast implant surgery. With breast augmentation continuing to be the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure performed, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), Dr

Ariel Weindling Joins Los Angeles Office of Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp as Of Counsel
Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP (MS&K), one of the premier entertainment and business law firms in the U.S., today announced that Ariel D. Weindling has joined the firm as Of Counsel in the Los Angeles office.

Acne Treatment to Help Seattle Patients Prepare for the Holidays
Dr. Jodie Reinertson, a practitioner of skin care in Seattle, wants to make sure patients are informed about acne treatment trends for the upcoming holiday season. CosMedic Skincare, Dr. Reinertson's practice, offers patients a wide variety of treatments from chemical peels and Microdermabrasion, to deep pore cleansing and resurfacing for acne scars. Additionally, Dr

Wireless Ronin Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results
Wireless Ronin Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNIN), a leading digital marketing technologies solutions provider, reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012.

Phoenix Plastic Surgeon on Common Reasons for Breast Implant Replacement
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), over the past ten years, breast implant removals have decreased by 45 percent, while the number of breast augmentation procedures has increased by 45 percent, making it the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure for 2011. As modern technology continues to advance the safety and effectiveness of breast implants, Dr

Maryland Dentists Pay Children for Halloween Candy
Dr. Wayne Hickory and Dr. Joseph Lopez are hosting their 1st annual Operation Candy Buy Back. At Bethesda Dental Specialties, their Maryland pediatric dentistry and orthodontics practice, they will be collecting unopened Halloween Candy and paying children $1.00 per pound for their donations. Afterward, Drs

Cosmetic Dentist in New Jersey Launches Mobile Website
Dr. Jerry Strauss has recently unveiled a new mobile website for his New Jersey cosmetic dentistry practice located in Fairfield and Totowa. Designed to enhance the level of care he provides the community, the site enables current and prospective patients to access any information about his practice from their portable devices. Dr

Client Outlook Signs Key Agreement With Boston Medical Center
Client Outlook Inc., an industry leader in clinical image viewing solutions, is pleased to announce a signed agreement with Boston Medical Center (BMC) to deploy eUnity™ as the enterprise results distribution solution for the hospital's multi-modality, cardiology image management needs.

Plastic Surgeon in Phoenix on Aesthetic and Functional Benefits of Breast Reduction
At his center for plastic surgery in Phoenix, Dr. Steven Turkeltaub says breast reduction has become an integral and increasingly popular part of his practice's ability to help women feel more confident and more comfortable with their bodies

ManpowerGroup's Swan Named 2012 HR Executive of the Year
Human Resource Executive®, the leading HR business magazine, named Mara Swan, executive vice president of global strategy and talent for ManpowerGroup, its 2012 HR Executive of the Year.

Meineke Car Care Centers, Inc. Appoints New President
Meineke Car Care Centers Inc., a leading provider of franchised automotive repair and maintenance services, today announced the appointment of Paul Clayton, an accomplished franchising executive, as the company's new President.

Sedation Dentistry Improves Patient Experience at New Jersey Dental Practice
Dr. Jerry Strauss, a cosmetic dentist in New Jersey, says dental phobia is a common concern amongst patients at his practice, and more patients have been requesting advanced techniques designed to alleviate their anxiety. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates in a recent survey that less than 62 percent of American adults between the ages of 18 and 64 visited the dentist last year

Percussion Software Announces Deidre Diamond Has Been Elevated to CEO and Technology Industry Veteran Garry Baer Has Joined as Vice President of Engineering
Percussion Software, a leading provider of web content management and content marketing software, today announced that Percussion President and COO Deidre Diamond has been promoted to CEO as a result of her rapid success in building the organization and scaling sales growth

C3 Metrics' Co-Founder to Present at NYU Stern Center for Measurable Marketing Event
C3 Metrics, the leader in viewable impression technology, including the ability to see through iFrames and advanced advertising attribution, today announced that Jeff Greenfield, COO and co-founder of C3 Metrics, will speak at "Measurable Marketing in the Path-to-Purchase," presented by the NYU Stern Center for Measurable Marketing on September 28, 2012.

Boston Micromachines Deformable Mirror Used in Robo-AO, World's First Robotic Astronomical Laser Adaptive Optics
Boston Micromachines Corporation (BMC), a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror (DM) products and adaptive optics systems, announced today that its Multi-DM is being used in Robo-AO, an autonomous laser adaptive optics (AO) and science instrument that is currently deployed at the 1.5-m telescope at Palomar, CA.

New Jersey Plastic Surgeon Discusses Innovative Quick Recovery Breast Augmentation
Breast augmentation has experienced dramatic transformations and improvements in technique over the past few years. Thanks to new innovations in surgical incisions and implant placement, Dr

New Jersey Dentist Receives BOTOX(R) Cosmetic Certification
Dr. Jerry Strauss, a cosmetic dentist in New Jersey, recently received certification for performing BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers following completion of a two-day course at Englewood Hospital. With recent statistics reporting that the total number of cosmetic minimally invasive procedures such as BOTOX® Cosmetic increased by six percent in just the past year, Dr

Plastic Surgeon in Newport Beach on Plastic Surgery Fads
Although numerous plastic surgery procedures have withstood the test of time, several instantly popular treatments may only trend as fads. Newport Beach plastic surgeon Dr. Semira Bayati says she waits at least a year to determine whether or not a procedure has longevity in the field of plastic surgery before introducing it to her practice as a cosmetic surgery option

NCSBN Elects New Members to Its Board of Directors During Its 2012 Delegate Assembly
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®),, elected new members to its Board of Directors during its 2012 Delegate Assembly. Those elected include:

Girls as young as 15 forced into group sex
One in 13 teenage girls, aged 14 to 20 years, has engaged in group sex, with more than half of them admitting that they were pressured by their boyfriends to do so, a new study has revealed.

1 in 13 teenage girls in US have had group sex
One in 13 teenage girls, aged 14 to 20 years, has engaged in group sex, with more than half of them admitting that they were pressured to do so, a new study has revealed.

NASA Awards Boston Micromachines Grant for Research to Improve Imaging of Earth-Sized Extra-Solar Planets
Boston Micromachines Corporation (BMC), a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror (DM) products for adaptive optics systems, announced today that it has been awarded a Phase 1 contract for $125,000 by NASA's Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR) to support exoplanet imaging research.

Madeline Laurano Joins Aberdeen Group's Human Capital Management (HCM) Practice
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the appointment of Madeline Laurano as Research Director, Talent Acquisition Solutions, within its industry-leading Human Capital Management research practice

Former Pfizer Senior Corporate Counsel Joins Nutter
The law firm of Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP announced that Konstantin Linnik, Ph.D., has joined the firm as a partner in the Intellectual Property group. He will use his extensive industry expertise to benefit biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device clients and support their innovation goals

Diesel exhaust and house dust worsen asthma
Scientists have found that diesel exhaust particulates (DEP) and house dust extract (HDE) causes pulmonary inflammation that aggravate asthma.

Soon, 'Matrix-style' brain tech to learn high-performance tasks
Like in the Hollywood's "Matrix" franchise, it may be possible to use brain technology to learn to play a piano, reduce mental stress or hit a curve ball with little or no conscious effort, a new study has suggested.

New therapeutic target against atherosclerosis identified
Scientists have found a possible new therapeutic target against atherosclerosis resulting from a diet high in fat and cholesterol.

'The Matrix' style automatic learning to soon become reality
Learning a new skill in the future might involve nothing more than sitting in front of a computer screen and waiting for it to upload, according to scientists.

4th Edition of Bangalore Nano Successfully Concluded
4th Edition of Bangalore Nano Successfully Concluded. Two days of intense discussions on nanotechnology, Nanotechnology holds the solution to substitute depleting natural Resources

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