Visiting the dentist is extremely important. The dentist not only is able to monitor your teeth and provide healthy services that can drastically improve the overall health of your mouth, your dentist is able to identify potential health problems you might suffer from that affect other areas of ... Views: 13
Are you looking for a new dentist who is able to provide you with all of the necessary services and assistance you require. To do this, you need to look over the different dental providers and find someone who not only is able to assist you with all of your dental needs, but is also someone you ... Views: 7
A new tooth should fit and function just like a natural tooth. Nobody wants to have a tooth replaced and having to do it is a difficult thing to deal with.
There has been new progress made in dental care technology. The options you have can help solve this problem, but they may not all work ... Views: 7
Are you looking for a way to improve your smile and strengthen your teeth, but you really do not know what is going to work for you? If that is the case, you might be a candidate for dental implants. A loose tooth might mean there is internal problems with the tooth, or even a problem with the ... Views: 7
Periodontal disease is a form of gum disease that is one of the more extreme conditions your mouth can experience. It is further along than gingivitis, which is an earlier stage gum disease. Both of these share many of the same symptoms, so identifying the problem areas earlier on can help you ... Views: 8
Every year where I live and around the UK many people get the flu jab in an attempt to ward off the flu like symptoms for the dark cold winter months.
Let me explain why, unless you are in a “high risk” group you should not bother with the flub jab. They advertise Flu Season like it is a ... Views: 19
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Obesity has reached the point of being a serious public health crisis globally, killing at least 2.8 million people every year. The World Health Organization (WHO) laments how obesity has reached epidemic proportions over the years. Obesity used to be a problem of ... Views: 17
The gum disease periodontal is an extremely serious situation you want to avoid. There are different stages of gum disease that eventually end in periodontal. Understanding the difference between gingivitis (another gum disease) and periodontal is important, as is knowing the warning signs of ... Views: 21
If you are considering oral surgery, or if your dentist heavily recommends it, you might be looking over your bank account in order to determine if you can actually afford the procedure or not. Pinpointing the exact cost of oral surgery has many different variables involved, so knowing exactly ... Views: 16
When you have a tooth that has become extremely decayed, it needs to be treated in order to prevent further decay, or tooth loss. Typically, the treatment of tooth decay is to have the cavity filled. If the tooth decay is very serious, a root canal would be necessary.
What's a Root ... Views: 16
The vast majority of people do not think enough about their oral hygiene and a visit to the dentist is something to put off until, well, never. At least until they have something that hurts, such as a tooth or gums. This is not the way to treat your mouth, your teeth and your body.
A regular ... Views: 38
Teeth are a vital part of living. They are not only a vital process of the digestion process (digestion begins in the mouth) but also an important element in enhancing beauty and promoting someone’s self esteem. Given the importance of teeth, it is vital that they are cared for to ensure ... Views: 29
Menopause is Not Just a Female Problem
Men are affected too!
What are the best options for relief from menopausal symptoms? Is the question I am so often asked. So today’s blog is all about herbs how they vary in comparison to bio identical hormones. Well, it is all about choosing what is ... Views: 24
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FLORAL HOME CARE provides a full range of home care services which will be custom tailored to meet all the physical, social and ... Views: 43
If you have an abscess in your mouth, you are likely going to be in a lot of pain. Not only that, but an abscess is putting your overall oral health at risk, so it’s best that you do whatever it takes to ensure that it doesn’t grow into a bigger problem. That being said, not many people like ... Views: 90
What is PLAY?
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Play is simply a time for kids to use their toys and have fun ... or at least that's how it seems.
One day I watched my three children play. My eldest boy, Miggy (7 years old) took out his lego blocks while his younger siblings, Julia and Mikee surrounded him. ... Views: 82
Types of wheat.
There are many varieties of wheat but they all belong to the genus Triticum. From there the different varieties are defined by the number of chromosomes the plant has.
Diploid wheat is the earliest form of cultivated wheat with 14 chromosomes. This form of wheat has been ... Views: 69
Have you ever wondered who assists you when you are bedridden in a hospital? Of course, at home it would be your loved ones and family, but there are people who get administrated themselves in hospitals and clinics. In such cases, there are individuals who are often found in the hospital bed ... Views: 74
Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that specializes with diagnosis, treatment and prevention of malocclusions. Malocclusions are the problems in the alignment of jaws and teeth.
The term orthodontics came from Greek words, orthos which means straight and dontos meaning teeth. It was ... Views: 71
When it comes to choosing a dentist, the choice may not be as easy as you first think. People shouldn't just look to find a dentist that is good for one treatment, but rather they should aim to develop a lasting relationship with someone who they know they can go to whenever they need assistance ... Views: 87
The achievement made in the field of medicine and science in the last century would be dwarfed by the achievements occurred in this century. The advancement in technology would make practicing medicine faster, cheaper and better. And the best part is that patients would be benefited a lot from ... Views: 85
When you visit a dentist, you should be sure that you act in a reasonable way. When you ask the dentist questions, they should be pertinent to the care of your teeth. Here are 5 questions that you should never ask your dentist.
1. Don't Ask The Dentist To Reduce Their Rates
A ... Views: 95
When it comes to your ocular health and vision options, you usually have several options for your specific condition. Depending on your needs and specific issue, you may be given the choice of invasive methods or noninvasive. While your optometrist or ophthalmologist can advise you of the ... Views: 88
I grew up with the Reader’s Digest, although I do not think that was what my parents had in mind. I was a very early reader. I had the activity pretty much nailed by the time I was three. I could even do phonetic “sounding out” of words, as well as the obsessional “dictionary searching” that I ... Views: 87
We live in fast times and we rarely have the opportunity to dedicate ourselves to our well being. We are constantly under stress, minding every minute we spend and making sure we spend it wisely. We do not sleep enough, we do not eat enough and, to make matters worse, we do not eat healthy food. ... Views: 125
Most people actually choose to die than to change their behaviour - fact. I know that is a strong statement but after reading this short article hopefully you will be able to see where I am coming from.
So what about you?
Are you UNABLE to stop eating or drinking booze?
If so, don’t ... Views: 94
You better know what foods you are eating today. It’s a good idea to check and see how healthy they are.
Since my wife was hospitalized recently for a partially clogged artery I have reviewed some of my research about healthy and unhealthy foods.
She had decided to start drinking Sprite ... Views: 120
Dentists don’t get nearly enough credit for all that they do. Not only do they have to make sure that they are helping multiple patients per day, but they also have a lot of tasks that are expected of them in their own life as well. Here are 18 struggles only dentists do and how they keep up ... Views: 180
Dental Surgery can be very intimidating. You may feel like you have no control over what is happening to such an important part of your body, but following these tips may make it a little less painless.
1) Don’t Be Scared
One of the first things you need to realize after having dental ... Views: 139
Having a healthy mouth is without a doubt vital to keeping your overall health in control. Your mouth can give signals about what is happening in the rest of your body. Dental problems are usually easy to prevent and detect. However, there are also a number of dental problems that you have ... Views: 95
Everyone knows that brushing their teeth is important for good oral health. However, that’s not the only thing that people should be keeping up with in order to ensure that their teeth and gums last for years to come. Here are 12 things people ignore about their teeth that you should be sure to ... Views: 120
Poor, partial, or total lack of vision has an effect our over-all well-being. Among people aged 65 and older, 54.2 percent who are blind and 41.7 percent with impaired vision say their health is fair or poor. People with vision problems are more likely to have medical problems and an increased ... Views: 89
A personal training client of mine recently got on the scales and was disappointed by what she saw. She was feeling positive and thought everything was going well until she got on the scales and had not lost a single pound.
Of course she then went from feeling positive, to the complete ... Views: 113
Since many anticancer therapies are very general in their action of killing cancer cells and have dramatic side effects, different, effective, yet less toxic, approaches to treating cancers are necessary.
I previously reported on a study that looked at the use of pulsed electric fields on ... Views: 157
According to health experts, up to 60% of all adults may not be consuming adequate magnesium in their diets. Magnesium is commonly found in foods such as cold water fish, spinach, nuts such as almonds, cashews and pumpkin seeds and certain breakfast cereals. Even those that believe they are ... Views: 167
People are not wired the same.
Individual differences are the spice of life and medicine. I love people, their verbal discourses, because they are so delightfully individual.
To me, the biggest problem with medicine is something I actually never heard anybody else discuss. I call it ... Views: 111
Cosmetic dentistry can be very influential to the structure of people’s smiles. With the availability of modern technology and advanced techniques in the field of dentistry these days. There will always be a specific cosmetic dentistry procedure that would cater to your needs. No one has perfect ... Views: 126
Everyone wants to get a whiter smile. But not everyone wants to commit to a professional treatment or over the counter solutions. Fortunately, there are many methods you can use to brighten teeth and finally quit the tight-lipped smiles. Here are just a few natural ways to whiten your ... Views: 125
Start Dental Care Early
You probably think the basic building blocks of dental care are something you learn as a child. Truth is, yeah, they should be. In fact, taking care of oral health should start before teeth even come in. The first appointment with the dentist should be within the first ... Views: 124
Parkinson's Disease is a progressive neurological condition that causes people to lose nerve cells in the brain, causing the symptoms of the disease to appear.
As symptoms get worse, Parkinson's Disease can cause people to be robbed of control in their day-to-day lives. Some examples of ... Views: 150
With the Affordable Care Act in full swing, many consumers are surprised by the changes in coverage hidden in the fine print or couched in terms that are confusing. There are a lot of things to consider when choosing a policy. Even if you are covered, getting reimbursed can be challenging. Here ... Views: 110
A decrease in sense of smell can be caused by various reasons, including aging and viral infection. But lately, studies have shown that decreased sense of smell can also be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease.
Research shows that the olfactory system, a sensory system used for ... Views: 186
What is a healthy lifestyle? A good passionate career, comfortable home, healthy body and good relationships are indications of a good lifestyle.
Similarly, your smile, great energy, stamina and your healthy body promotes your healthy lifestyle. A healthy lifestyle is important to live a long ... Views: 129
Humans are … well, strange. A fixed problem can become unfixed.
First, let’s take it on good authority this problem really has been fixed.
It has been fixed with vaccination.
Nobody wants problems. So why? Why is the number of measles cases suddenly rising?
People seem to ... Views: 148
Unfortunately, vision problems are not isolated to adults and seniors. Issues with vision and eye health can occur in early childhood, affecting school performance, and potentially leading to more serious eye health concerns. Spotting vision problems in your children isn’t always easy. Use these ... Views: 140
It may sound too good to be true, but there certain things you can eat or drink that will spike your metabolism, trigger the fat-releasing hormones, and eliminate those nasty toxins that prevent you from losing weight. Having said that, remember that you can expect good results only if you ... Views: 199
Tendons are bands of tissue that connect muscle to bone and ligaments connect bone to bone. Without them you can’t move. Collagen provides structure and strength while mucopolysaccharides hold them together to allow them to stretch, flex, bend and retain resilience against injury. Both tendons ... Views: 154
Magnesium is a miraculous mineral that is responsible for activating over 300 enzymatic reactions in the body. You need it to make ATP, the energy molecule as well as for proper heart, nerve and muscle function. Magnesium is necessary for protein synthesis, blood sugar control, and blood ... Views: 216
Did you know obesity is now an actual disease in America?
The American Medical Association voted to classify it as a disease last year. Overnight millions of Americans became officially “diseased”.
Is this a crazy or clever move? I don’t really know.
Basically they are saying being fat ... Views: 248
Do you ever get “Fat ugly days”?
Days when you just feel fat and ugly and don’t want to leave the house?
My wife was having a fat and ugly day yesterday according to her.
She said it’s very common amongst women, especially at a certain time of the month.
(and some men too of ... Views: 234