By Alex Scott on 19 Jul, 2017
By this point, I’m sure you're all aware of the cosmetic craze. From A-list celebrities to your average Joe, the appeal of modifying your appearance has increased over the years and shows no signs of slowing down. Since 2000, the number of plastic surgeries has increased by 115%, with around 15.9 million surgeries in the United States alone. And yet, it's not only women going under the knife. Move over, ladies, because men want plastic surgery, too!
By Andrea Hunt on 12 Jul, 2017
In recent years, due to more flexible regulations on fertility treatments, in particular for single women, older women, and lesbian couples, the Netherlands has become a top destination in the EU for IVF, ICSI, and sperm donation. We spoke with Dr. Tessa Cox of MCK Fertility Center Leiderdorp for the best insight on what patients should look for when choosing a fertility treatment abroad.
By Andrea Hunt on 18 Jul, 2017
What if you could use your own fat to heal and regenerate diseased or weakened cells in your body? Maybe it sounds futuristic, but Cellthera Clinic in the Czech Republic is turning years of research and development into safe, effective medical stem cell therapies for orthopedic patients. They treat patients with various ailments with their patented technology that extracts stem cells from your fatty tissues.
By Andrea Hunt on 20 Jun, 2017
We all want to age gracefully. And yet, sometimes we have reasons for wanting to slow it down a bit and feel better about that process. Medical travel and aesthetic medicine have made it even easier to get access to cosmetic procedures abroad like injectable dermal fillers and skin rejuvenation to help us feel beautiful as we age.
By Andrea Hunt on 07 Jun, 2017
When it comes to beauty, many of have some touching up or adjustments that we would like to do. Unfortunately, most of us aren’t rich and famous with money to burn on expensive cosmetic surgery. That means liposuction, breast implants, or eyelid surgery are out of reach for many people. Find out how Eastern Europe is changing that.