Fight Against Macular Edema: The Power Of Antibodies Unleashed
Thanks to recent medical breakthroughs, there are now multiple ways to treat macular edema, including medications, laser therapy, and surgery. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 26, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & standard Source Type: news

I tried the latest laser eye surgery - here are my honest thoughts
Self conscious about specs? John Ellis certainly was. So he signed up for the SMILE Pro treatment from eye surgery specialists Optegra. Here's how he got on... (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 19, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Hosts its 43rd Annual Conference
The premier meeting for scientific studies and clinical breakthroughs in laser and energy-based medicine. ASLMS 2024 will be held April 11–14, 2024, at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland. WAUSAU, Wis., Dec. 18, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The American Society for Laser... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - December 18, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: TDS FVT Source Type: news

Efficacy of hyaluronic acid gel and photobiomodulation therapy on wound healing after surgical gingivectomy: a randomized controlled clinical trial
ConclusionsApplication of 2% HA gel as an adjunctive to PBMT was found to have significant clinical effects and higher power of repair among test group when compared to that achieved by PBMT alone in control group.  (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - November 15, 2023 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Green Laser Body Sculpting Offers No-Surgery Solution for Fat Loss
Weight loss doctor CIsar A. Lara, M.D., announces revolutionary treatment results in body sculpting and weight loss with green laser body sculpting. On average, Dr. Lara's patients lose more than 9 inches. "I was blown away! The truth is also in the numbers. Over the course of 12 weeks, I... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 29, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: MAT TRI Source Type: news

Learning critical Black history can change white perspectives on racism in health care
Key takeawaysTwo-thirds of white Americans believe that Black Americans do not experience racism or racial inequities in health care.UCLA psychologists exposed white study participants to the well-documented history of medical-related mistreatment of Black Americans.Subsequently, white participants were more likely to adopt a new perspective and support policies aimed at reducing racial disparities in health care.Being exposed to some of the many historical incidences of anti-Black racism in American health care can contribute to white peoples ’ recognition of health disparities currently faced by Black Americans and lea...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 28, 2023 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

News at a glance: Diphtheria treatment shortage, prisoner release, and iNaturalist ’s growth
CONSERVATION Popular biodiversity app to expand The nonprofit that runs iNaturalist, a popular app and website for identifying species, has received a $10 million grant to expand. The funding from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, announced last week, will allow iNaturalist—whose website is one of the largest generators of crowd-sourced species-occurrence data—to add users, technology, and observations to inform conservation. iNaturalist hopes to grow in nature-rich parts of the world, such as Asia and South America, which have fewer users uploading data. Since iNaturalist’s founding in 20...
Source: ScienceNOW - September 21, 2023 Category: Science Source Type: news

Dr. Dhaval Bhanusali Continues Partnership With Exclusive Haute Beauty Network
Skin Expert From New York, Dr. Dhaval Bhanusali, continues his partnership with Haute Beauty Network, now in his sixth year. NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dr. Dhaval Bhanusali is a Dermatologist, Clinical Investigator, and Laser Surgeon based out of Manhattan and Miami.... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 14, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Laser ablation surgery helps treat young man's epilepsy
Epilepsy is a neurological condition where the normal electrical activity of the brain is disrupted, causing a seizure. It's fairly common. According to the Epilepsy Foundation, 1 in 26 people have the disorder: Trevor Thompson is one. When medications failed to control his seizures, Trevor went looking for help. He found it at Mayo Clinic. Watch: Laser ablation surgery helps treat young man's epilepsy https://youtu.be/Xu79qPcrwFQ Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (2:22) is in the downloads at the end… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 6, 2023 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

I had an enlarged prostate, but a£4,000 operation with a laser transformed my life 
Around half of men over 50 develop an enlarged prostate, which can make urination difficult. Treatment usually involves major surgery, but a new 30-minute laser procedure can be effective. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study Throws Shade on Cost, Benefits of Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
(MedPage Today) -- Laser-assisted cataract surgery failed to pass a cost-effectiveness test versus standard phacoemulsification cataract surgery (PCS), data from the randomized FEMCAT trial showed. Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery ... (Source: MedPage Today Surgery)
Source: MedPage Today Surgery - May 20, 2023 Category: Surgery Source Type: news

Study Looks at Fractional Resurfacing Laser Complications Study Looks at Fractional Resurfacing Laser Complications
Fractional resurfacing lasers represent a rapidly growing segment of laser medicine and surgery, yet little is known about the prevalence of complications related to their use.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Laser eye surgery patients reveal what REALLY happens when procedure goes wrong
Laser eye surgery, also known as LASIK, is a vision corrective procedure which uses a laser to reshape the inner cornea. Roughly half a million Americans have the surgery every year. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The in vitro efficacy of betadine antiseptic solution and colloidal silver gel combination in inhibiting the growth of bacterial biofilms
Conclusions: This study demonstrated that while the individual treatments using either 5% betadine solution and Ag-gel alone were infective antimicrobial agents, the combination of 5% betadine solution and Ag-gel was superior at eliminating all tested bacteria, including K. pneumoniae CL. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Excision and a Pulsed Dye Laser for Cutaneous Angiokeratoma Excision and a Pulsed Dye Laser for Cutaneous Angiokeratoma
In this report, two patients with cutaneous angiokeratomas were successfully treated with surgical excision and pulsed dye laser.ePlasty (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news