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Posted on Jan 16 2017 - 5:20am by Admin
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Asthma is a medical condition that afflicts around 8% of the population. It affects the airways, which are small tubes that transmit air in and out of the lungs. When the airways encounter an element that triggers asthma, the muscles around its walls will tighten and become narrower. It will swell and produce a sticky mucus making it difficult for the air to move in and out. If you want to study a first aid course, you have to be familiar with this chronic inflammatory disease. The Causes of Asthma There is not really a definite cause...

Posted on Jan 11 2017 - 7:30pm by Admin
Comments Off on A Closer Look to Botox: Everything You Need to Know About It

The arrival of skincare products and procedures has brought a new meaning to society's definition of beauty, but not in the wrong way. With the help of these, people can easily achieve the ageless glow they've been dreaming about. The most popular among these treatments, as of this day, is the use of Botulinum toxin commonly known as "Botox." Many of you probably heard of Botox or maybe even have plans on undergoing this procedure, but before you do there are things you might not know about it. To set your worries aside...

Posted on Dec 2 2016 - 1:00am by Admin
Comments Off on What is Orthodontics?

Orthodontics is the word for the field of dentistry that resolves problems with the positioning of misaligned, abnormally arranged or crowded teeth. It also resolves problems caused by having teeth that do not fit together when they bite, known as an overbite, underbite or crossbite. These issues can cause undue strain on the jawbone and can lead to a change in face shape and problems with biting or chewing. The field of orthodontics uses dental technology, usually in the form of braces, to fix alignment problems with teeth. Harley Street...

Posted on Dec 1 2016 - 7:12pm by Admin
Comments Off on Sparkle: What You Need to Create a Captivating Smile

Among the first things most people notice about someone is the smile. This may be the leading reason why you may want to improve the quality of your smile. Straighten Things Out Having straight teeth isn’t just about aesthetics. Having crooked teeth can affect your speech and your general well-being. A severely out of place tooth can damage the tooth next to it by constant friction or pressure. Plaque can also be an issue in such cases. Depending on the severity of your case, an orthodontist may recommend anything from a retainer to...

Posted on Oct 25 2016 - 6:06am by Admin
Comments Off on The Secret Economic and Career Gains of Taking Vacations

According to the report made by Project: Time Off, U.S. workers accrued an average of 21.9 vacation days in the previous year. Despite the accumulation of leaves, however, at least 55 percent of workers chose not to go on vacation for travel or leisure. The Hidden Cost of Unused Vacation Time In a shocking twist, however, the unwillingness of employees to go on leave hurts the economy. By not exercising the privilege to go on leave, Americans are volunteering hundreds of millions of days of unpaid work for their companies which translate...

Posted on Oct 14 2016 - 1:00am by Admin
Comments Off on Weak and Tired: Ways to Avoid Morning Fatigue

If you always feel tired when you wake up, you could be suffering from morning fatigue. It can occur for a number of reasons, but it is also likely that emotional stress, lack of sleep, and poor diet can be the culprit. If this fatigue seems to interfere with your daily life, it is best to modify your lifestyle or find the appropriate treatment. Rest Matters Your daily routine could be contributing to weakness and fatigue. It is best to identify the bad habits so you can change them or do something to minimize the problem. Health experts...

Posted on Aug 1 2016 - 5:26am by Admin
Comments Off on How to get a Hollywood smile – with long-lasting results

Cosmetic dentistry was once seen as being exclusively reserved for Hollywood starlets, pop singers, and the super-rich. But thanks to a combination of these treatments becoming popular and advocated by reality TV stars and an increase in demand among both men and women across the UK as they start to realise the true value of a beautiful smile, the majority of dental practices now offer a selection of cosmetic treatments. The key thing to remember about cosmetic dental treatment is that – within reason – anything is possible. Whether...

Posted on May 13 2016 - 9:27am by Admin
Comments Off on Want a Better Smile? Go for Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry comes in different forms: teeth whitening, closing teeth gaps, shaping and even replacing teeth. Depending on the procedure that meets your particular needs, cosmetic dentistry can definitely make you look better. If you’re in Northern Ireland, cosmetic dentistry is a great service to go for if a great smile is what you’re after. Read on to know more about the procedures. Teeth Whitening Teeth whitening services benefit those who have stained or discoloured teeth due to consumption of tea and coffee, smoking, or...

Posted on May 12 2016 - 2:11am by Admin
Comments Off on Valuable Lessons People Can Learn from Dr. Wilbur Wonka, DDS

Dr. Wilbur Wonka, DDS is an important character in the book and movie adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. He is the dentist father of the eccentric chocolatier Willy Wonka, who, as a boy, ran away from home because Dr. Wilbur forbade him to eat candies due to their potential risk to his teeth. But all Dr. Wilbur Wonka ever wanted was to keep young Willy’s...

Posted on Apr 12 2016 - 9:12am by Admin
Comments Off on New Mystery Condition: The Teeth Fall Out After Sneezing

Some people have that recurring dream of teeth falling out, but a teenager’s story is the true-to-life version of this nightmare. Eighteen-year-old Linzi Grant from Bletchley near Milton Keynes suffers from a mysterious condition wherein parts of her teeth fall out every time she sneezes. The teen says she is constantly in pain as the crumbling teeth leave open gaps for pus and blood to fill her gums. The Psychological and Physical Effects of the Condition Linzi Grant has been bullied due to her manky teeth and has been hospitalised...