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CoolSculpting® Offers High Satisfaction and Effective Fat Reduction, Says Vancouver Physician

CoolSculpting®, a non-surgical fat reduction treatment, is designed to enhance body contour. Dr. Shehla Ebrahim of Ambleside Dermedics discusses the patient response to this procedure and touches on the reported benefits. Vancouver, BC — Eighty-three percent of patients consider CoolSculpting® “worth it,” according to a poll conducted by medical resource website RealSelf.com. At her Vancouver …

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Freeze the Fat Away: Step 1: Cleanse Before CoolSculpting™

“It tastes awful. And it works!” This is the famous claim of Buckley’s mixture and a mantra that Jen truly understood as she completed the GliSODin® Skin Nutrients Cleanse. Jen and her partner Tim enjoy a healthy, low-fat diet and have lots of fun exercising with their four fabulous children. In spite of a great …

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Control of Glucose Is a Key to Successful Wound Healing

When a diabetic patient has a wound and has poor glycemic control, Dr. Shehla Ebrahim, our experienced physician, has found that bringing down the glucose level can improve the healing process. According to the Canadian Diabetes Association, one in three Canadians will have diabetes or prediabetes by 2020. Currently every hour of every day more …

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Tips for Fighting Hypertension

Do you feel anxious when visiting our Doctor? This increase in blood pressure is referred to as “white coat syndrome” for the white coats traditionally worn by Doctors. This white coat effect means that your blood pressure is higher when taken in a medical setting than when it is taken at home. When we feel …

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What Is CoolSculpting™?

Do you have stubborn fat that won’t leave – no matter how often you exercise or how much you diet? CoolSculpting™, available from our skilled professional Marouska, is considered a safe and effective procedure that works with your body to eliminate stubborn fat without surgery, needles, or cutting.       The following answers to …

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Want Brighter, Smoother, More Radiant Skin?

It starts from the Inside – with quality products. At Ambleside Dermedics, two of our team members are currently enjoying glowing, healthy skin as a result of a skin nutrient containing SOD – superoxide dismutase. They have noticed that their skin is smoother and healthier after a couple of weeks of taking Glisodin – Advanced …

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Vote for Dr. Ebrahim PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR

To My Valued Clients I wish to thank you for the trust that you place in me, for your continued support and for your business at Ambleside Dermedics. I will also take this opportunity to share some exciting news with you, I have the honour of being nominated for “Professional of the Year” with Distinctive …

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Mole Mapping Total Body Scanning for Early Skin Cancer Detection

Our experienced physician, Dr. Shehla Ebrahim, is pleased to announce that Ambleside Dermedics is the FIRST and only health centre on the North Shore to offer dermoscopy and Total Body Scanning with Mole Mapping. Melanoma claims one person every hour in North America. Ambleside Dermedics offers a non-invasive, highly accurate surveillance program for early detection …

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BOTOX® Cosmetic for Migraines

Headaches are one of the most common reasons people visit their family Doctors in Canada. The diagnosis of migraine is the most common headache type and is historically under-diagnosed. A migraine may also have additional symptoms such as dizziness, sensitivity to light and sound, nausea, and even vomiting. In many people the throbbing pain occurs …

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