Around fifty years old, a colonoscopy should be done on regulare basis for colon cancer screening. Many patients fear the procedure, but propofole sedation greatly helps to go through the exam without discomfort. Although simple digestive endoscopies such as oesol-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and colonoscopy can be performed without sedation, they are often better tolerated under sedation.
The reasons for the appearance of cellulite are not always correctly understood. Contrary to popular belief, they are not associated with stress or overweight, but rather with a genetic factor. “Cellulite is not a disease,” doctors say. Superficial lipodystrophy (translated from Greek for lypo-fat, dis-disorder, and trophe-eating), as doctors call it, alters the appearance of
Already very popular in the USA, the gyneco-aesthetics is coming to Europe. The growing demand has nothing surprising, when you take into account that 47% of women are concerned by an aesthetic or functionnal discomfort of their intimate parts. What are the causes? Age is a fact, since signs of aging affect not only the
Every year in Switzerland, more than three thousand people die from lung cancer, the most deadly of all cancers. Men are the most affected, but in industrialized countries their tumors are decreasing, as many of them have given up tobacco. On the other hand, the number of cases increased among women who started smoking a
“Replacing Viagra by injecting stem cells insitu”, an idea that seems promising, especially for a certain category of patients. Is it possible to replace Viagra with liposuction? “It seems that yes,” say the researchers. According to the results of a study, men who underwent a prostate gland operation due to cancer, have recovered enough of their erectile
According to a study in the United States, two genetic mutations from the three responsible for the development of cancer are provoked by errors in cell division, a key process in the regeneration of the body. This conclusion, however, can cause a lot of controversy. “There is ample evidence that changing certain factors, such as