Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries

The Melnick Medical Museum is pleased to host another banner exhibit from the National Library of Medicine called Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries: African Americans in Civil War Medicine… 103 more words


A little guide for pre-op patients

Still considering surgery? Not quite sure where to start? Scared? Well, the good news is, you’re normal.  Here are a few steps to help get you started. 1,579 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

Professor Mamlock

In 1934, Friedrich Wolf’s play, Professor Mamlock, ruffled feathers around the world. In it, a conservative Jewish doctor tries to keep politics out the clinic he runs in spite of the growing presence of Nazis and Nazi support in Germany. 1,711 more words


Los Angeles Face Lift Tips for Recovery

After going under the knife to rejuvenate your face, you have to undergo proper recovery before you see the desired end results. Usually lasting for two weeks, recovery may be challenging but definitely manageable. 212 more words


Feeling Lighter, Yet Still Bloated

Skin turgor refers to the skin’s ability to revert to its normal state despite deformation. You can determine this by simply pinching your skin and pulling it upward. 201 more words

Cosmetic Surgery