Will acupuncture be able to substitute Botox someday? A study found that acupuncture can reduce wrinkles and blushing on the face.
The research team led by Cho Jin-hyong, a Korean traditional medicine doctor at Kwangdong Oriental Hospital in Seoul, said that plastic acupuncture, or acupuncture used for skin therapy, is effective for reducing such symptom..
"This is the nose you'll see most if you go clubbing these days,” said Sumi Lee, a university student in Seoul. She gestured to an ad for a posh plastic surgery clinic, showcasing "before and after" images of a rhinoplasty patient. "I call it the Gangnam nose, and half of my friends have it. If I could afford it, I'd get it too."
Lee isn't alone. A country re..
Asan Medical Center became the second in the world to perform 100 laparoscopic surgeries to remove pancreato-biliary tumor, according to a press release by the hospital, Tuesday. Also known as minimally invasive surgery, the technique requires small incision (0.5-1.5 centimeters) to reach the mass affecting pancreas and bile duct compared to a laparotomy that needs a larger opening..