| Jul 12, 2011
Nicole Calhoun weighed 315 pounds before she had weight loss surgery three years ago and got down to 265 but that was it. Recently she heard about a post bariatric exercise study at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.
She signed up--but found...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 11:47 AM
When Stan Long's doctor told him he needed prostate surgery, the unpleasant procedure bothered him less than the part of the price tag he'd be on the hook for: $15,000 for the hospital stay his Medicare plan didn't cover.
So Long, who lives in Washington...
| Jul 15, 2011
Gilt City's Senior Curator Shannon Kelly described various beauty offerings that are currently available on the site. KTLA viewers will also get a special web link to receive an additional 20% off any offerings on giltcity.com. www.giltcity.com/ktla...
| Jul 20, 2011
Demand for minimally invasive cosmetic procedures showed a three-digit increase over the last decade, with Botox leading the way for those seeking to look younger or better.
As of last month, would-be patients can consider a new product that uses their...
| Mar 6, 2011
Geopolitics. Rhinoplasty. Who knew those would be among the hottest topics in Asia for 2011? It was news to me, and I've been going back and forth to Asia for a quarter-century, with trips to Japan and China last year alone. To see what the Asia...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 12:15 PM
A new type of surgery involves technology you can find in your car.
Doctors are now using laser-assisted Global Positioning Systems (GPS) for liposuction.
The laser acts as a safety mechanism, making sure just the right amount of laser is used...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 11:39 AM
SANTA ANA, Calif. (KTLA) -- An Orange County grandmother of 12 is making national headlines after getting breast implants at the age of 83.
Marie Kolstad, a full-time property manager who lives in Santa Ana, says she decided to get the $8,000 boob job...
| Aug 15, 2011
Dr. David Genecov has been treating 23-year old Tanasha Zackery since she was a kid--she was diagnosed with Parry Romberg Syndrome which causes muscle and tissue in the face to atrophy.
It started showing when Tanasha as a youngster.
She recently had...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 11:53 AM
For the past few years, more and more people have become injected, implanted, tucked and tightened with everything from Botox and Liposuction to chin and cheek implants. But people aren't the only ones going under the knife.
Typically, if an animal is...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:40 PM
In Japan, a company called REAL-f is now producing something it calls "three-dimensional photo forms," or 3DPFs. Essentially, a 3DPF is a mask, but it's a mask in the sense that an iPad is a calculator. To make a 3DPF, REAL-f takes digital photographs...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 1:09 PM
First thing's first: if you have a tattoo and love it, God bless you. For some people, it’s a beautiful, colorful way to express themselves, whether it’s on their arm, leg, face, neck, etc.
But if you’re one of the many who made a...