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Etymology: L, re + juvenis, youth
the restoration of youthful health and vitality.


(ri-joo″vĕ-nā′shŏn) [re- + L. juvenis, young]
A return to a youthful condition or to the normal.

facial rejuvenation

Any form of cosmetic surgery (or other skin treatment) that makes the face appear younger, e.g., by eliminating or reducing wrinkles, sun damage, or the drooping or sagging of tissues or structures.

Patient discussion about rejuvenation

Q. What are “antioxidants”? and what do they do? I’ve been hearing about antioxidants for quite some time now, they are supposedly help to keep us younger. What do they do and is it true?

A. When every biological system works- it creates oxidants. These are materials that are very active and they “look for” something to react with. So when you eat (an example) there are a lot of oxidants created. they move around in the colon and they usually react with colon cells, thus destroying them. This also happens while breathing, cell metabolism and a lot of biological processes. Antioxidants counteract these free oxidants and stop their harmful reaction.

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The Stryker ABG II and Stryker Rejuvenate Modular Hip Systems were voluntarily recalled by Stryker Orthopedics in June of 2012 due to reports of corrosion, metallosis, and a high failure rate.
VERDICT: They say it is an intensive hydrating, rejuvenating and restorative night cream, designed to promote healthy cell turnover and nourish and rejuvenate skin overnight by restoring lost moisture.
The Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular Hip Systems allow surgeons to customize femoral version, offset, and limb length to suit each patient's unique build," Attorney Kelley continued.
The Stryker hip recall for Rejuvenate and ABG II hip stems was announced in July 2012, after the metal hip components were found to be subject to a high rate of fretting and corrosion at the modular-neck junction.
Rejuvenate is the recently-formed non-surgical wing of Transform, which has more than 30 years' experience of transforming people's confidence through cosmetic surgery.
We firmly believe that New York City is our international capital of ideas, commerce and finance and will continue to invest our resources in acquiring secondary office buildings in order to rejuvenate this important property class.
Joe McDonnell, chief executive officer of For Life Products (FLP), today announced the signing of three-time NASCAR Champion and FOX Lead Sports Analyst Darrell Waltrip to a multi-year deal as official spokesman for FLP's Rejuvenate Auto product line.
Throughout the litigation, there were many discoveries made; including the fact that Stryker knew long before the recall of July 2012 that their Rejuvenate and ABGII hip replacement systems were defective.
Zimmerman will first focus on Rejuvenate, a restoration product that transforms wood and other surfaces to their original luster.
Pope McGlamry: Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Failed Hips Lawsuits - Over $1 Billion Settlement for Recalled Devices
New Rejuvenate Home Renewer System Protects Your Home and Your Wallet
Chick has done an effective job for her district in trying to rejuvenate the Canoga Park business district, although she too often sided on citywide issues with the City Council majority that mistakenly puts ideology and special interests ahead of the greater good of the community.