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From managing burns and skin cancer to fixing abnormalities, there's more to plastic surgery than tummy tucks
Health

From managing burns and skin cancer to fixing abnormalities, there's more to plastic surgery than tummy tucks

On National Plastic Surgery Day 2020, let us look at some of the lesser known aspects of the surgical specialty that don’t get discussed in popular culture

Cells in a wound reprogrammed into skin cells in a revolutionary new technique
science

Cells in a wound reprogrammed into skin cells in a revolutionary new technique

Researchers used genetic reprogramming to heal an ulcer wound, one centimetre wide, in two weeks

Face Off: Woman in China undergoes plastic surgery to evade $3.7 million debt
World

Face Off: Woman in China undergoes plastic surgery to evade $3.7 million debt

A 59-year old woman from China transformed her appearance through plastic surgery in order to avoid 25 million yuan of personal debts

Lithuania plastic surgery clinics hacked; more than 25,000 private photos made public
News & Analysis

Lithuania plastic surgery clinics hacked; more than 25,000 private photos made public

Lithuania police say more than 25,000 private photos, including nude pictures were made public after a hacking of plastic surgery clinics.

Ever been involved in bullying as a teenager? You are more likely to opt for plastic surgery, says research
Life

Ever been involved in bullying as a teenager? You are more likely to opt for plastic surgery, says research

Teenagers involved in bullying, both victims and perpetrators, may have an increased desire for cosmetic surgery as compared to those not involved in such incidents, a new study suggests.

The day isn't far when India may have to import scientists: Vijnana Bharati's A Jayakumar
Politics

The day isn't far when India may have to import scientists: Vijnana Bharati's A Jayakumar

Previous governments deliberately ignored India’s indigenous contribution to science, claims A Jayakumar, of the science and technology wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Vijnana Bharati

Not for those with weak stomachs: Doctors save man's hand by tucking it into his tummy
Politics

Not for those with weak stomachs: Doctors save man's hand by tucking it into his tummy

Frank Reyes agreed to the strange operation at Houston Methodist Hospital, and spent three weeks with his left hand surgically tucked under a pocket of tissue in his belly to give it time to heal and form a new blood supply.

Google Glass has wide range of applications in plastic surgery: Report
News & Analysis

Google Glass has wide range of applications in plastic surgery: Report

The world's first plastic surgery procedure performed using Google Glass has shown promising use of the eye-wearable device in plastic surgery.

Uma Thurman's new look sparks plastic surgery rumours
Entertainment

Uma Thurman's new look sparks plastic surgery rumours

Uma Thurman's make-up artist is "quite surprised" by plastic surgery rumours surrounding the actress, saying he skipped mascara and false eyelashes to create a "more editorial" look.

Plastic surgery to IVF: Things BJP says hum Indiawaale had before the world did
Politics

Plastic surgery to IVF: Things BJP says hum Indiawaale had before the world did

The PM wants to "Make in India" but his party members seemed determined to prove that everything was Made in India first.

Renee Zellweger's shocking makeover reveals Hollywood's ugly face
Entertainment

Renee Zellweger's shocking makeover reveals Hollywood's ugly face

If the common person whose career or livelihood has little to do with their looks can fall easy prey to vanity, why smirk at Zellweger for her desperation?

Priyanka Chopra's Reddit encounter: Did AMA make her run away?
Entertainment

Priyanka Chopra's Reddit encounter: Did AMA make her run away?

Chopra deserves a pat on her back for having done the AMA in the first place. Not too many in PR-protected Bollywood would be willing to give their fans so much access or time.

Anushka Sharma denies plastic surgery, but admits to other 'tools'
Entertainment

Anushka Sharma denies plastic surgery, but admits to other 'tools'

Sharma's "denial" - other than being incoherent and over-compensating with exclamation marks - is still cleverly worded.

Michelle Obama says she hasn't ruled out botox or plastic surgery
World

Michelle Obama says she hasn't ruled out botox or plastic surgery

The first lady tells People magazine in an interview hitting newsstands Friday, her birthday, that women should be free to do whatever they need to do to feel good.

Make me look European: Plastic surgery latest fad for China youth
World

Make me look European: Plastic surgery latest fad for China youth

Chinese beauty standards have become increasingly influenced by western standards. Wide and round eyes, white skin and high nose bridges are seen as ideal.

Medical miracle: Scientists grow human bones from fat
News & Analysis

Medical miracle: Scientists grow human bones from fat

The technique could ultimately allow doctors to replace bones that have been smashed in accidents, fill in defects where bone is missing such as cleft palate, or carry out reconstructive plastic surgery.

Medical miracle: Scientists grow human bones from fat
Tech

Medical miracle: Scientists grow human bones from fat

The technique could ultimately allow doctors to replace bones that have been smashed in accidents, fill in defects where bone is missing such as cleft palate, or carry out reconstructive plastic surgery.

Plastic surgery makes you look seven years younger
Life

Plastic surgery makes you look seven years younger

The perceived age reduction was higher if patients had more procedures done.