A Pox Upon Chicken Pox: Avoiding Chicken Pox Scars As An Adult

When you think of the common demographic for chicken pox (the varicella virus), it's likely of young children, while shingles (the dormant chicken pox virus) typically hits adults. While that is usually the case, some adults can actually get chicken pox. In fact, the CDC says that even if you've been vaccinated for chicken pox, there's a possibility of getting it, although your symptoms should be lighter with that added layer of protection.

Laser Tattoo Removal Aftercare

Laser tattoo removal is a common way to remove unwanted tattoos. After treatment, you might experience swelling, blistering, bruising, scabbing, and more. Taking proper care of your removal site will help it heal more quickly. Here are some tips for taking proper care of your freshly removed tattoos. Removal Process Overview The ink in tattoos are imbedded into the dermal layer of your skin. With laser tattoo removal, the laser breaks down the ink into tiny separate pieces.

How To Prevent Sagging Skin After Weight Loss Surgery

If you are obese and if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, elevated blood triglycerides, or sleep apnea, then you need to lose weight to retain your health.  A weight loss procedure that reduces the size of your stomach and limits the amount of fat your body can absorb may be a good choice for you.  One of these procedures is calledduodenal switch, and a qualified surgeon can complete the operation.