Monthly Archives: January 2011

In this news segment, Dr. Neil Sadick (a dermatologist in Manhattan) explains the sclerotherapy procedure using the newly FDA approved drug Asclera. “”Asclera is a detergent solution called polydocenal. The detergent causes the vein to dissolve very rapidly,” Dr. Sadick … Continue reading

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According to a recent study conducted by the Society of Actuaries, the estimated cost of overweight and obesity in North America is around $300 billion. The cost stems from increased medical costs, mortality, disability and decreased productivity. Evidence for the … Continue reading

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