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Post Spine Surgery Care: Helping Yourself Have a Speedy Recovery

June 20, 2018

After several treatments and back-and-forth talks with your doctor, your back still doesn’t want to cooperate and you’re now considering surgery. Before that, you have to remember that spine surgery is a procedure you have to be utterly prepared for months before it’s scheduled. It’s a major surgery that will affect […]

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Different types of dental anxieties

June 15, 2018

While it is generally recommended to visit the dentist frequently, some patients are likely to keep postponing their appointment until it is absolutely necessary to receive treatment. These people are dealing with a dental phobia. Studies have shown that one in three Britons find a visit to the dentist scary, […]

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How Dental Implants in Manchester Prevent Damage Caused by Tooth Loss

June 9, 2018

Missing teeth are more than just unattractive gaps in a patient’s smile. Patients with missing teeth are at high risk for further tooth loss and other oral health problems. There are quite a few treatments available to accommodate every need but dental implants are one of the most sustainable options. […]

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Is Your Coeliac Diet Already Harming You?

May 29, 2018

People with coeliac disease are ever watchful with what they eat and what they buy from the grocery or pharmacy. Gluten protein is found in many foods and even in medications. Vigilance is key in dampening the effect of the disease, but when is vigilance too much? Are you getting […]

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Why Seeing an Orthodontist in Liverpool Makes Sense

May 5, 2018

People only get one set of adult teeth, and it pays to look after them as well as possible. If they are wonky, getting them straightened makes them a lot easier to keep clean and clean teeth last longer. Straightening teeth is not part of the job of a general […]

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For Filipinos: 4 Reasons to Keep Your Skin Hydrated This Summer

May 4, 2018

Summer in the Philippines means heat is rising at extreme levels. Whether you’re at the beach or in the metro, your skin could easily get dry or damaged if left exposed to the sun. It’s important to maintain your skin’s moisture by hydrating it because damaged skin never looks good […]

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Your Habits and Plaque Buildup

April 19, 2018

Not regularly brushing is one of the leading causes of plaque buildup. If you don’t brush at least twice a day, it is likely that your teeth will feel fuzzy because of the sticky film of bacteria that sits on them. If left alone, plaque will eventually harden and become tartar. Brushing […]

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When You Don’t Have the Time: Quick Dental Hygiene

April 6, 2018

Overwhelming workloads and hectic lifestyles shouldn’t be excuses to skip proper dental hygiene. It’s a sad truth, but many of those who keep a busy schedule sometimes brush less than the recommended time of two minutes. Some, on the other hand, are so exhausted that they go to sleep without […]

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Dentures for Today’s Diets

March 22, 2018

Ageing requires getting used to a body that slows down and occasionally has bits that stop working altogether. Part of that is tooth loss, although more these days due to them wearing out than decay. Teeth are also lost through grinding, infection, smoking, diabetes, and other lifestyle-related causes. Whatever the […]

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Can You Prevent Kidney Stones?

January 19, 2018

According to the National Kidney Foundation, about one in 10 individuals will have a kidney stone at some point in their lives. The condition also has a lifetime risk of 9% in women and 19% in men. If you had a kidney stone before, there is a 50% chance that […]