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9780737772333

Cosmetic surgery

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Examines the safety of cosmetic surgery, including breast implants, having cosmetic surgery performed abroad, and the training of plastic surgeons.

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Clyde-Savannah Public Library YA 617.952 Cosmetic (Text)
Teen Books
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  • ISBN: 9780737772333 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 0737772336 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 134 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning , [2015]

Content descriptions

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-124) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. Is cosmetic surgery safe? The hidden dangers of plastic surgery / Jenna Goudreau -- Cosmetic surgery can be safe / Marla Paul -- Breast implants can cause health problems / Nalini Chilkov -- Breast implants do not cause health problems / Juliana Hansen -- Having cosmetic surgery abroad is risky / Emma Pietras -- 2. Is cosmetic surgery beneficial or harmful? When looks can kill / John Naish -- Cosmetic surgery boosts self-esteem / Katja Keuchenius -- The "selfie" trend increases demand for plastic surgery / American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery -- Cosmetic surgery should not be judged morally / Jane Ganahl -- Cosmetic surgery should be judged morally and ethically / Richard J. Poupard -- Cosmetic surgery should not be condemned by feminists / Angela Neustatter -- 3. Is cosmetic surgery for everyone? Can plastic surgery be good for teens? / Laura T. Coffey -- Cosmetic surgery is not the solution to bullying / SidneyRose Reynen -- The golden years, polished with surgery / Abby Ellin -- My plastic surgery regrets / Michele Willens -- Botox as a career-builder for boomer men / Elizabeth O'Brien.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the safety of cosmetic surgery, including breast implants, having cosmetic surgery performed abroad, and the training of plastic surgeons.
Subject: Surgery, Plastic > Social aspects.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance.
Genre: Young adult literature.


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