The price of beauty

Number 18529
Subject Health
Source WTVJ-TV (Miami)
State FL
Year 2001
Publication Date 2-15-01; 4-24-01; 5-15-01
Summary WTVJ-TV looks at an illegal plastic surgery network operating throughout South Florida. The report describes how unlicensed practitioners are giving injections of silicone to women at house parties and in offices. The shots are potentially dangerous, and leading to disfigurement or even death, the story reveals.
Category Tom Renner Award - Finalist
Pages 32
Keywords TAPE;TRANSCRIPT;fraud;biopolymer;beauty salon;medicine;plastic surgery
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