Patient Pointers: Preventing MRSA Post Cosmetic Procedures

by Dr. Darshan Shah, MD, FACS What Is MRSA? MRSA—short for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus—is a bacterial “staph” infection dubbed by the media a “superbug” because of its resistance to commonly prescribed antibiotics including methicillin, oxacillin, penicillin, and amoxicillin. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), MRSA bacteria […] Read more »

Beautologie Nominated for Better Business Bureau Ethics Award

A+ Rated Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Center is a Candidate for Further Recognition Bakersfield, CA – Beautologie (http://www.beautologie.com), a leading cosmetic surgery and laser center with branches in Bakersfield, Malibu and Fresno, has made the final list of nominees for the BBB Central California Ethics Award for 2013. Beautologie became […] Read more »

Preventing Tooth Decay With Sealants

by Michael Vold, DDS, JD Despite the many proactive measures that can be taken to prevent tooth decay, a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows cavities in children between the ages of two and five increasing 15.2% from 1988-1994 to 1999-2002. It has also been […] Read more »

Northbrook Court Dental Recommends Dental Sealants for Children

Northbrook, Illinois – Northbrook Court Dental Associates (http://www.northbrookcourtdental.com) says children and teens can protect their teeth from decay and cavities by using dental sealants. The fluoride-releasing sealants prevent tooth erosion caused by the sugars, acids and bacteria from food particles. “Children can be extremely susceptible to tooth decay, especially when […] Read more »

Sales R Us Announces New Home Income Earning Opportunity

Natural Skin Care Product Manufacturer Launches “Home Party and Neighborhood Sellers” Program Clearwater, FL—Sales R Us has announced a new home sales program for their popular line of UltraBalm natural skin lotion products (http://www.ultrabalm.com). The program is designed for sales by ordinary customers at home parties or around the neighborhood, […] Read more »

Producer Norm Novitsky Recommends List of Sources of Study on U.S. Constitution

(LOS ANGELES, CA) – Film producer and director Norm Novitsky (http://www.normnovitsky.com), who is currently working on a feature film entitled “In Search of Liberty” about the U.S. Constitution, is urging the public to study about the Constitution using books and online sources. Norm Novitsky stated “Unfortunately today schools don’t teach […] Read more »