Celebrities are getting plastic surgery all the time. News of facelifts for singers or breast implants2 for actresses is gossiped3 about frequently. In Taiwan, it seems as though cosmetic surgery clinics are opening up on every corner. People here want their eyes or noses fixed, not to mention liposuction to help them be skinnier. These aesthetic procedures, while costly and strangely addictive4, are somewhat routine.
How would you feel, though, if a medical professional ...