Forget Botox: Regular brisk walks make you look AND feel 16 years younger by middle age
Researchers at the University of Leicester studied walking pace and genetic data of 400,000 middle-aged Britons. Those who walked quicker than 4mph had a reduced biological age. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unqualified Botox, filler and laser 'doctors' revealed in Egypt
A BBC News investigation has exposed serious flaws in the Egyptian beauty industry that are endangering lives and leaving women scarred for life. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Multispecialty Toxin: A Literature Review of Botox The Multispecialty Toxin: A Literature Review of Botox
Learn more about the many clinical applications of botulinum toxin therapy across multiple specialties.Plastic Reconstructive Surgery-Global Open (PRS Global Open) (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Bay Area startup wants to make at-home botox part of the gig economy
Customers are looking for discretion when getting work done, especially in the comfort of their own homes. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - March 28, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: William Hicks Source Type: news

Social media 'is pushing cowboy Botox on women' and causing irreversible damage, MP warns
Sevenoaks MP Laura Trott, who is leading a campaign on the issue, warned of a lack of regulation within the industry that allows anyone to pick up a needle and start injecting Botox. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Injections of Unapproved Botox Lead to Woman ’s Arrest for Practicing Medicine Without a License
FDA OCI, Albina Cherkes, Irondale AL, importing, dispensing, injecting, unapproved, foreign source, Botox, false, represent, licensed, dermatologist, complaint, woman, negative reaction, injection, FDA import alert, Alabama Board of Medical Examiners, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - March 8, 2022 Category: Medical Law Authors: Alabama State Board of Medical Examiners Source Type: news

Plans to ban unlicensed Botox providers in England
The government in England is planning new rules to help prevent botched cosmetic procedures. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rogue beauticians face being reined in as ministers eye plan to licence Botox providers 
Beauticians providing Botox or fillers could soon need a licence under Government plans to protect patients from botched procedures, which are backed by Mayor of London Sajid Javid. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botox has another side effect - relieving anxiety
While Botox remains the No. 1 cosmetic procedure for women seeking a more youthful appearance, researchers say the injectable may actually have another surprising benefit: reducing anxiety. A recent study by University of California San Diego found that anxiety was 22 to 72 percent lower in patients receiving Botox treatments for both cosmetic use and treatment of neck spasms and migraines. The same research team published a separate study that found Botox patients reported signific antly less depression… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 9, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Marie Leech Source Type: news

Alan Scott, Doctor Behind the Medical Use of Botox, Dies at 89
An ophthalmologist and researcher, he discovered a drug that treated serious eye conditions. It also smoothed wrinkles — and an alternative industry was born. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Penelope Green Tags: Scott, Alan B Eyes and Eyesight Botox (Drug) Research Deaths (Obituaries) AbbVie Inc Allergan Inc Source Type: news

Thousands of young girls aren't getting Covid jabs because of fears it will interact with Botox
A rare reaction between Botox and dermal fillers could be putting thousands of young women off getting a Covid booster experts have suggested as NHS data shows less than half are fully jabbed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Is the Difference Between Botox and Soft Tissue Fillers?
Title: What Is the Difference Between Botox and Soft Tissue Fillers?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/30/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/30/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - December 30, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Ophthamologist Alan Scott Dies at Age 89
The Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute scientist developed Botox for medicinal use. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - December 29, 2021 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Botox Injections Linked to Lower Incidence of Anxiety Symptoms
Protective effect of BoNT found for different indications, including in cosmetic use/facial muscles, migraine/facial and head muscles (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - December 23, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Botox Injections Linked to Lower Incidence of Anxiety Symptoms
THURSDAY, Dec. 23, 2021 -- Botulinum toxin (BoNT) injections are associated with lower incidence of anxiety symptoms and related disorders, according to a study published online Dec. 21 in Scientific Reports. Noting that BoNT injection is... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news