Selfies Drive Self-Image and May Lead Many to Seek Plastic Surgery – Researchers develop a new mathematical model to explain how smartphones act as “portable funhouse mirrors”. An average selfie, taken about 12 inches from the face, makes the nasal base appear approximately 30% wider.

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Robert Zinn, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor, physician, and web entrepreneur, who, for over 15 years was employed by academic and research institutions and focused his clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. He shares his knowledge through his website,

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