Dr. Bruce Lee of Rox Center in Beverly Hills, CA, is a doctor that women all over the world might want to thank. He is the inventor of the revolutionary Acessa™ technology, an alternative to having to get a hysterectomy, the removal of the uterus.
The Acessa™ procedure is a minimally-invasive, same-day laparoscopic procedure to deliver radiofrequency energy to fibroids, through two small incisions.
This is an exciting development, because, in the past, the other alternative was major risky surgery to remove the uterus, a long recovery period, and having to be on artificial hormones for the rest of your life.
Before the Acessa™ technology, treatment involved cutting through layers of healthy tissue to gain access to the fibroids, or removing the uterus completely through a hysterectomy. (more...)
Kia has established a formula for success: Modern, feature-laden automobiles that come with in-demand breakthroughs, all at a reasonable price. The 2015 Kia Optima Hybrid sedan continues this tradition with a roomy, attractive, comfortable and smooth-riding five-seater, loaded with digital treats. Best of all, both the sticker price and the gas bill are ‘worth the price of admission alone’. (more...)
Bravo to those stand-out companies that are instrumental for other companies and brands to be able emerge, grow and thrive. One business we’re excited to highlight is The Artisan Group®, founded by Valerie Propst Guerrero. Her passion and her quest was to enable small business members to expand their reach of their handcrafted products into the hands of celebrities and press members. (more...)
California Winemaker Sir Peter Michael Recipient of Wine Spectator’s Distinguished Service Award for 2014
Native Londoner and early Silicon Valley entrepreneur Sir Peter Michael is the recipient of Wine Spectator’s Distinguished Service Award for 2014. Michael has produced outstanding wines for over 24 years. He made his fortune in high-tech before pursuing a dream to build a world-class winery in California. He will accept the award at the New York Wine Experience on Oct. 18.
Sir Peter Michael also takes the cover of the Nov. 15 issue of Wine Spectator—on newsstands Oct. 21—which highlights the Englishman’s quest (over 6,000 miles from London) to make great wine in California. Peter Michael Winery is located in Sonoma County’s remote Knights Valley, just north of Napa Valley. Highlights of Michael’s winery and career include: (more...)
Celebrity Chef Kerry Simon Battling MSA – Multiple System Atrophy – and Raising Awareness to Rare Disease
While battling is certainly nothing new for “Iron Chef” winner Kerry Simon, he never dreamed he’d be facing an ongoing daily battle for his life. Kerry has been diagnosed with an aggressive form of Parkinson’s disease. There is little known about this rare form of the disease, MSA – multiple system atrophy, than unfortunately is known. It’s Kerry’s passion to now bring awareness to the disease, by sharing his own extremely personal and heart-wrenching story. (more...)
Secret Room Events held a grand gifting suite in honor of the 66th Emmy Awards, at upscale Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills. What a fun way for celebrities, VIPs and the media to come together to not only get the excitement revved up, but to support charities and explore brands from across the world who came to share their products with Hollywood. (more...)