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Mother, 53, claims her liposuction nearly killed her after a botched procedure abroad

Mother, 53, claims liposuction nearly killed her after a botched procedure abroad left her with rotting black flesh Beatrix Searles had liposuction on her abdomen, legs and back in Colombia  Just days later, Miss Searles claims the flesh around her midriff turned black Claims the clinic failed to dress her wounds, leaving them at risk… Read More »

High school e-cigarette use has jumped nearly 80%. Now, the FDA wants new regulations

“These data shock my conscience,” FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb said in a statement, proposing to strengthen the agency’s policies against flavored e-cigarette products. These proposals could ultimately prompt their removal from shelves and websites that are accessible to minors. The proposed changes do not include mint, menthol and tobacco flavors, however. Gottlieb said he… Read More »

Women nearly as ‘distressed’ as men over compulsive sexual urges and behaviour, study finds

A significant proportion of the population is grappling with a new and controversial disorder: compulsive sexual behaviour, a new study has found. And it’s not just men, as a surprising number of women say they have trouble controlling their sexual urges. Of 2,325 U.S. adults surveyed, 10 per cent of men and seven per cent… Read More »