Botox Health News

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10/27/2017
10/4/2016
Botox Beats Implant for Urinary Incontinence in Women

But both have side effects that may affect your choice, researchers say

4/18/2016
Botox Can Be Used for Chronic Migraine, Experts Say

American Academy of Neurology issues new guideline on use of the drug

10/20/2015
Botox Might Prevent Irregular Heartbeat After Bypass Surgery

Injectable toxin helped thwart atrial fibrillation, researchers report

5/21/2015
Does Botox Actually Rejuvenate Skin?

Elasticity, pliability improve after toxin injections, study finds

5/15/2015
Botox Eases Overactive Bladder, 2 Studies Find

Skin smoother brought relief for majority -- but not all -- of patients who got injections for urinary incontinence

5/14/2015
Botox: An Rx for Irregular Heartbeat After Cardiac Surgery?

Preliminary trial found the drug effective against potentially fatal atrial fibrillation

4/20/2015
FDA Warns of Bogus Botox

Doctors should closely examine wrinkle-reliever packaging

11/5/2014
Most Minor Cosmetic Procedures Safe, Study Concludes

Fillers, neurotoxin injections and lasers have low complication rates, researchers say

8/20/2014
Botox Tested on Stomach Cancer in Mice

Preliminary research suggests the wrinkle treatment might silence critical nerves that support tumors

5/19/2014
Botox Might Help Treat Bladder Disorders

Studies found it eased incontinence, helped counter loss of bladder control

2/26/2014
Necks, Butts Growth Areas for U.S. Plastic Surgeons

More than 15 million cosmetic surgeries and minimally invasive procedures performed in 2013

9/11/2013
FDA Approves Botox for Crow's Feet

However, cosmetic improvement is only temporary

2/19/2013
As Economy Rebounds, More Folks Try Turning Back Hands of Time

Report on cosmetic procedures finds Botox, fillers, chemical peels and laser hair removal topped the list last year

10/15/2012
Botox Shows Promise Against Persistent Neck, Shoulder Pain

Small study found it helped patients for whom typical treatments had failed

10/4/2012
Botox Injections: Option for Urge Incontinence?

The drug worked as well as standard pills in head-to-head study, but is not fully approved for that use

9/18/2012
Most Forehead Lift Patients Recommend Procedure: Survey

But others are unsatisfied, and recovery time can be long

7/2/2012
Botox May Ease Tremors in Multiple Sclerosis Patients

Anti-wrinkle drug led to 'significant' improvement in small study

6/8/2012
Enter the 'Brotox' Era

Men seeking subtle improvements are opting for injections in growing numbers, experts say

4/24/2012
Botox Offers Little Relief for Migraine, Study Finds

Evidence review sees only modest benefit for chronic headaches

4/16/2012
Chin Implant Surgeries On the Rise in U.S.

Some people may be motivated by unflattering views during video chats, surgeons' group says

2/9/2012
More Patients Seek Plastic Surgery Advice From Facebook, Twitter

Surveyed surgeons said Botox, nose and eyelid modifications among most common requests

11/4/2011
Drugs to Make You Look Beautiful -- But at What Price?

Pill to prevent gray hair might be next in 'lifestyle' drug pipeline

10/19/2011
New Guidelines Issued for Common Tremor Disorder

American Academy of Neurology has updated recommendations for treating essential tremor

9/21/2011
Anti-Wrinkle Gel Might Work Like Botox Without Needles

Preliminary study suggests it reduces 'crow's feet,' but more research is needed

6/20/2011
Study Finds Botox Alternative Better at Smoothing 'Crow's Feet'

Difference seen only when patients contracted facial muscles, researchers noted

4/1/2011
Freezing Wrinkles a Possible Alternative to Botox

Experimental technology uses cold, not neurotoxin, researchers say

10/18/2010
Botox Approved for Chronic Migraines

For people who get migraines more than 14 days per month

6/17/2010
Botox May Temporarily Paralyze Emotions, Too

Facial expressions provide sensory feedback to the brain that influences feelings, research shows

4/26/2010
Botox Injections May Relieve Tennis Elbow Pain

But some patients suffered side effects, including reduced strength after shots, study finds

3/9/2010
Botox Approved for Spasticity in Stroke Victims

A common aftereffect of stroke

3/9/2010
Recession May Mean Fewer Nips & Tucks

Breast augmentation, Botox still popular, but plastics surgeons' group cites 2% decline

2/15/2010
Botox May Prevent Some Migraines

Small study shows patients with ocular type benefit from treatment

1/25/2010
New Guidelines Suggest Botox for Cerebral Palsy

Drug injections can reduce muscle spasticity, experts say

4/30/2009
Dysport, a Botox Competitor, Approved

Derived from botulinum toxin

5/23/2007
Botox Could Treat Enlarged Prostate

It relieves symptoms and shrinks oversized gland, study shows

8/24/2006
Botox Reduces Facial Scarring

It's the first such drug to do so, researchers say

5/23/2006
Botox Might Help Treat Enlarged Prostate

In small study, three-quarters of patients gained better bladder function

10/24/2005
Botulinum Toxin Eases Intense Facial Pain

Researchers found patients symptom-free after 30 days

1/24/2005
Health Tip: Considering Botox?

Here's a safety checklist

11/19/2004
More Options Than Ever to Looking Younger

New techniques and improvements help turn clock back

10/11/2004
Botox Eases Pain of Breast Reconstruction

Injecting wrinkle treatment into pectoral muscles reduces discomfort, study finds

7/21/2004
Botox OK'd for Excessive Sweating

Fourth approval for anti-wrinkle drug

5/12/2004
Botox May Ease Enlarged Prostate Symptoms

Another study links high testosterone levels to increased prostate cancer risk

5/10/2004
Botox Treats Bladder Problems

Study finds injections help control incontinence

4/19/2004
Botox Silences Voice Disorder

Injections help people with spasmodic dysphonia regain their voices

4/3/2003
Botox Helps Kids With Cerebral Palsy

It relaxes muscles, study finds

3/24/2003
Botox Offers New Wrinkle for Treatment

New studies show it relieves lower back pain, even sciatica

10/25/2002
FDA Approval of Botox a Blessing and Curse

Doctors urge consumers to choose a qualified physician

10/9/2002
Botox Maker Seeks Approval to Treat Strokes

Study finds drug eases spasticity in stroke patients