Monthly Archives: October 2011

“If only I could look like….”

I saw an article on Yahoo! that struck me.  A model drew on her body what changes would need to be made for her to have a Barbie-like figure. http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/beauty/the-plastic-surgery-a-model-needs-to-look-like-barbie-2584798/ So many patients, both men and women, have issues with … Continue reading

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Will the Danish fat tax make it’s way here?

Denmark just taxed fatty foods, like butter, cheese, and pork fat.  The idea is to make these food items less appealing for purchase.  Eventually, they hope this will help decrease obesity and obesity-related conditions. Read on…. http://news.yahoo.com/beating-butter-denmark-imposes-worlds-first-fat-tax-075500822.html

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