Health and Beauty

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Non-profit helps bullied teens get plastic surgery

The Little Baby Face Foundation, a NYC nonprofit, is offering a controversial service: free plastic surgery for low-income teens with facial deformities. NBC’s Dateline followed the story of four of these teens, including 15-year-old Renata, a young girl who used to compete in beauty pageants, but has been homeschooled for three years because of the torment she received in school.

VIDEO Uncle Poodle hospitalized, Honey Boo Boo family not reaching out

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2015 got off to a pretty bad start for former Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star “Uncle Poodle” Lee Thompson as he had to be hospitalized after waking up on New Year’s Day with a dangerously elevated heart rate. He had to then be put under and shocked to get his heart back to normal, and later had a defibrillator installed. Adding insult to injury (almost literally) is the fact that he has heard nothing from his Honey Boo Boo kin aside from a few text messages from brother Sugar Bear. Keep reading for an update on Uncle Poodle’s condition and lengthy video from the hospital and after he made it back home.

Is Farrah Abraham going to be on Botched Season 2?

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When Farrah Abraham tweeted the dramatic photos of her lip implant procedure gone wrong last week, we suggested that she get in touch with plastic surgeons Dr. Paul Nassif and Dr. Terry Dubrow of E!’s Botched reality series to see if she could get a slot on the show’s second season premiering later this year. Well, it appears as though the former Teen Mom may have taken our advice!

Melissa Gilbert has breast implants removed, says ‘I am concerned for my health’

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On New Year’s Eve former Little House on the Prairie star Melissa Gilbert penned a lengthy, insightful and quite humorous blog post announcing she was planning on having her breast plants removed. In the post, titled “A Tale of Two Titties,” she reflects on her career in Hollywood and how from a very young age she was pressured into thinking she needed to “improve” her looks — which not only meant larger breasts, but an altered nose as well. She even revealed that during the last few seasons of Little House she “was made to wear a padded bra.”