The Origins Of Plastic Surgery, Columbia University Acknowledges Sushruta

Think plastic surgery is a modern luxury? Think again. It turns out that the roots of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures go back more than 2500 years. It's a common misconception that the "plastic" in "plastic surgery" refers to an artificial material when it actually derives from the Greek word, plastikos, meaning "to mold" or "to … Continue reading The Origins Of Plastic Surgery, Columbia University Acknowledges Sushruta

Wrong About Ayurveda

If you’re merely orbiting the wellness world and not fully immersed, chances are you’ve still heard of Ayurveda, a holistic medicine practice that originated in India. At more than 5,000 years old, it has out-lasted every diet fad and wellness trend. But here’s the funny thing: Almost every buzzy subject within the wellness world right … Continue reading Wrong About Ayurveda