News from the patient’s guide A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Dec 04, 2012, 07:32 ET
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Siri, MD?: iPhone Changes the Way Consumers Get Medical Information [STUDY]

 In a study looking at mobile behavior over the last two years, The Patient's Guide®, a leader in medical publishing online, reports that...

Aug 01, 2012, 09:05 ET

Pens, Lunchboxes ... and Cosmetic Surgery? Are 'Back to School' Trends Going Too Far?

 Despite the poor economic outlook, 2012 has seen a growing demand for certain "Back to School" purchases … but not for traditional...

Jul 11, 2012, 09:05 ET

Top 10 Cities of 2012 Where Residents Appear Older Than They Really Are

 The Patient's Guide, the leading online destination in beauty and skin care, released the top U.S. cities where the average population appears...

Jun 13, 2012, 11:00 ET

Trends: Cosmetic Treatments Are In For Father's Day (INFOGRAPHIC)

 A recent review of Social Media published by The Patient's Guide® unveils a growing new trend towards male interest in cosmetic...

Jun 01, 2012, 09:00 ET

R.A. Bloch Foundation's 2012 Cancer Survivorship Award Honors Linette Atwood

Founder, Publisher of Patient Resource Cancer Guide Dedicates Life to Educating, Empowering Patients  Linette Atwood has never sought...

May 22, 2012, 07:04 ET

Study: Tattoo Removal Climbs 32% in Competitive Job Market

 In a study looking at tattoo removal demand over the last two years, The Patient's Guide® reports that laser tattoo removal procedures...

May 15, 2012, 07:02 ET

Study: Cosmetic Fat Removal Surges 134% in Q1 2012, Male Demand Grows

In a study performed by The Patient's Guide®, demand in Q1 2012 grew year-over-year for non-surgical fat removal by 134%, predominantly fueled...

Mar 15, 2012, 10:11 ET

The Patient's Guide & Cynosure, Inc. Partner to Launch Nail Fungus Authority Website, Nail-Fungus.com

 The Patient's Guide, the leading online destination in skin care and beauty, has partnered with Cynosure, Inc., a leader in laser and...

Mar 07, 2012, 11:13 ET

The Patient's Guide Acquires ExcessiveSweating.com

The leading online destination in beauty, The Patient's Guide, announced today that it has acquired the domain ExcessiveSweating.com to add to...

Sep 22, 2011, 08:00 ET

Leading Online Patient Education Resource Extends Outreach to Include Aesthetic Physician Community

The makers of the largest online network of aesthetic resources for consumers, The Patient's Guide® (www.patientsguide.com), announced the...

Sep 08, 2010, 15:00 ET

Liposuction Demand Falls as Non-Invasive Treatments Such as Zeltiq® Climb

A survey conducted by The Patient's Guide found that almost three-quarters (74%) of respondents would prefer a non-surgical procedure such as...

Sep 08, 2010, 09:00 ET

'Facebook Generation' Fastest Growing Segment in Vanity Procedures

In its annual survey of patients seeking laser hair removal on HairRemovalJournal.org, The Patient's Guide® has found the share of young...

Mar 05, 2010, 09:04 ET

Americans Weigh in on Skincare Issues

Almost three-quarters (74%) of American consumers surveyed would prefer a non-surgical procedure over liposuction even if it meant more treatments...

Jan 25, 2010, 09:30 ET

Millions of Consumers Choose The Patient's Guide

According to recent statistics, more than 80% of American internet users regularly search online for health information. When they search for skin...

Aug 17, 2000, 01:00 ET

Medical Librarian Uses Own Book to Research Her Cancer Treatment

SEBASTOPOL, Calif., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- If the situation weren't so serious, Lucy Thomas's story would be deliciously ironic. Within two days...

Aug 09, 2000, 01:00 ET