Liposuction News

Date Posted
Article Title
3/2/2017
With Nips, Tucks and Fat Transplants, Americans are Reshaping Their Bodies

Cosmetic procedures are on the rise and patients aren't shy about what they're tweaking, study finds

7/14/2016
CDC Warns of Dangers of Plastic Surgery in Dominican Republic

Report details cases of U.S. women who developed disfiguring infections after procedures there

9/25/2015
With Liposuction, Weight Should Guide Fat Removal Limits: Study

People with higher body mass can have more removed safely, researchers claim

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

10/11/2013
Buttocks-Enhancing Procedures Please Patients, Small Study Finds

Technique uses liposuction, fat injections to produce curvier backsides, but not without potential risks

9/27/2013
Stem Cells From Fat Might Improve Plastic Surgery

Early study found 'enriched' transplants from liposuction appeared to last longer

4/29/2013
4/15/2013
Laser Liposuction May Zap Fat Without Skin Sag: Study

Preliminary research suggests procedure could have advantages over traditional method of fat removal

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

6/14/2012
Liposuction Might Have 'Boomerang' Effect

But exercise kept post-surgical increase in fat around organs at bay, study found

5/11/2012
Is Combining Hysterectomy and a Tummy Tuck Safe?

Yes, small study concludes, but some other experts disagree

9/22/2011
Liposuction May Lower Certain Blood Fats, Researcher Says

But because study lacked control group, expert warns conclusions may be flawed

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

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

10/26/2009
Liposuctioned Fat Can Be Used for Breast Augmentation

Method may be safe alternative to implants, researchers say

7/3/2008
Health Tip: After Liposuction

Results may not always meet expectations

4/27/2005
Mesotherapy Not Proven as Weight-Loss Method

Experts caution against injections of medications, plant extracts into fatty tissue

12/14/2004
10/11/2004
Health Tip: The Skinny on Liposuction

Not just for cosmetic purposes

9/15/2004
Liposuction Can Be Safe

No adverse effects seen when qualified surgeons perform it in accredited centers

6/16/2004
Liposuction Won't Remove Fat's Health Risks

Surgery no fix for preventing diabetes, heart woes

1/17/2004
Get a Nip-and-Tuck Over Your Winter Break

Time off gives patients time to recover discretely

3/23/2003
Liposuction Comes of Age

Innovations make it one of the safer cosmetic surgery options

10/29/2002
New Liposuction Technique Faster, Less Invasive

For some women, increased breast size an unexpected side effect

5/30/2002
Discarded Fat Cells Are Showing Some Nerve

Cells from mice behave briefly like them, but it's early

4/30/2002
Take Your Fat to the Bank

Deposit from liposuction remains can be source of stem cells later

10/13/2001
Liposuction on More Solid Ground Now

New survey shows lower mortality rates

5/18/2001
More Men Leading With Their Fake Chins

Successful 'look' leads to increase in implants