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Super-fit mum bluntly orders women to 'stop making excuses' and lose baby weight

It’s called the “9 months on, 9 months off” rule – nine months to put the pregnancy weight on, and nine months to get back to where you were before. But of course, even this gentle weight-loss rule isn’t always easy to follow. Especially when you’re juggling the demands of a young family – and… Read More »

More women are training to be plastic surgeons, but racial/ethnic representation still lags behind

While the proportion of women entering plastic surgery residency programs has increased in recent years, numbers of black and Hispanic trainees are declining or unchanged, reports a study in the March issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Even though there were increases in all… Read More »