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Category: Dr. Martin O’Toole

Brazilian Blowout must now come with a warning

Posted January 30, 2012

The popular Brazilian blowout product shot to popularity mostly due to celebrity endorsements. A cloud with talk of unsafe chemicals haunted the product for the past year or so. Now the Attorney General has made it official the chemicals are dangerous and customers must be warned.

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Flu Season is here, mind your manners and stay well

Posted January 24, 2012

January and February are among the months with the highest risk for contracting the pesky flu. As most people know when it goes untreated it can be not just miserable but deadly. According to a recent Orange County Register article the flu season is made worse by people who do not take it seriously and therefore do not take precautions and spread it to others.

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Herbs spark sexual desire; True or False?

Posted January 23, 2012

Organic and natural herbs and supplements have mass appeal for those who believe in natural enhancements. Some  products promise to increase sexual desire that makes them even more appealing.

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Federally funded energy healing study gets thumbs down

Posted January 22, 2012

The concept of energy healing goes back thousands of years and is rooted in Asian history. The US government funded a study to determine if energy healing could relieve fatigue felt by breast cancer patients. According to the Los Angeles Times energy healers say they can detect and channel and even manipulate this energy in another person.

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Breast implant incisions; should patients insist on a location?

Posted January 19, 2012

Thanks to television and the Internet patients are now bombarded with so much information concerning breast augmentation that it becomes easy to forget that each patient is an individual and that the doctor’s recommendation is based on his thorough examination of the patient.

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Beware of the drifter

Posted January 18, 2012

For most of us the term drifter conjures up the idea that a person has no home of their own. According to a recent industry article a drifter can also be a cosmetic surgeon with no permanent practice location.

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