When you look good, you feel good, and feeling good can have healthy consequences for your body and mind. That was the takeaway of a study conducted by Finnish doctors and researchers evaluating the impact of liposuction on patients’ eating habits and body satisfaction. Cosmetic surgeons like Dr. A.H. Nezami, who performs liposuction at the Jacksonvillemetic Surgery Center, have long recognized that the way patients feel about their appearance has a direct and sometimes intense mental and emotional impact. However, this is the first official study linking liposuction with a reduction in eating disorders.
The study Wholesale Cody Ford Jersey , published in the Journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ Volume 3, Issue 7, and titled “Does Liposuction Improve Body Image and Symptoms of Eating Disorders?” was based on the impact liposuction had on 61 women with an average age of 44 and an average body mass index (BMI) of 26.0. The patients underwent their liposuction procedure at the Plastic Surgery Hospital KL in Helsinki under the guidance of the Surgical Ethics Research Committee of the Pirkanmaa Hospital District. Specifically, the liposuction focused on patients’ abdominal andor thigh area, and patients involved in the research were discharged the day of the procedure, though they were asked to wear compression garments for four weeks following the procedure.
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