You Are Browsing ‘Know More’ Category

Posted on Apr 27 2017 - 4:03pm
Comments Off on Unextracted Wisdom Tooth: Will it Affect Your Hearing?

Getting your wisdom tooth extracted can be quite frightening since it requires surgery. Your dentist or an oral and maxillofacial surgeon could conduct it, and it sometimes requires stitches. Did you know, however, it might be a better idea to have your wisdom teeth removed than to keep them? Unextracted Wisdom Teeth could Cause an Infection Oral surgery clinics perform wisdom tooth extractions either to correct a problem or to prevent them from developing. If your jaw is not large enough, your teeth may become impacted and won’t be...

Posted on Apr 27 2017 - 2:59pm
Comments Off on Parts of the Body Where People Want to Have Hair On

It is normal for the body to have hair on certain parts, and because of aesthetic reasons many are choosing to have their hair removed, whether permanently or temporarily. Through the changing times, many women want to get rid of underarm and leg hair. It is a continuous process of repeated waxing if they choose a temporary method; a more permanent solution is through laser hair removal. But not every part of the body is “better” without hair. Here are areas that you want to keep the hair on: Eyebrows The trend these days is...

Posted on Apr 25 2017 - 2:30pm
Comments Off on Nuclear Events Can Happen Again, and it Pays to be Prepared

Seven decades after the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, experts say nuclear or radiological events are still a possibility. With all the time that has passed since any nuclear or radiological events such as the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings and the Fukushima and Chernobyl accidents, a sense of complacency formed among people, thinking there is but a slim chance for any nuclear event to take place. As people deny this possibility, however, they may be less prepared when such time comes. What are the effects of long-term radiation exposure?...

Posted on Apr 3 2017 - 7:42am
Comments Off on 4 Things to Consider Before Entering the Beauty Business

If you are skilled and interested in cosmetology, you are most likely to put up a beauty salon. Starting a beauty business is profitable, but it also involves many decisions and hard work. Here are four things to consider before pushing a venture in the beauty industry: Find Ways to Stand Out Beauty salons are sprouting everywhere, with each offering the same products and services. If you enter the business and practice the same strategy, you risk attracting customers or worst, lose your venture. Offer something new to the table and focus...

Posted on Mar 29 2017 - 5:41am
Comments Off on Dental Veneers: What You Should Expect

Dental veneers are one of the most recommended options for people who would like to improve the appearance of chipped, worn down, or discoloured teeth. Unlike dental crowns, which cover the entire teeth, a veneer is a wafer-thin, custom-made slice of porcelain placed over the tooth. Veneers are durable and last up to 15 years. They also look natural and mimic the colour of your teeth, so other people can’t tell if you have dental veneers. Enfield, Hertfordshire, has many dental practices that offer patients this service. Are You...

Posted on Mar 23 2017 - 1:00am
Comments Off on Botox for the Newbie: What You Could Expect Before, During and After Treatment

If administered properly, Botox could provide a more youthful, refreshed and relaxed appearance. It could aid in enhancing your facial features, while masking those annoying wrinkles and lines that you just can’t seem to erase with your arsenal of creams, oils and what-have-yous. However, it is completely understandable to be hesitant about Botox. To allay your fears, here’s what to expect before, during and following a Botox session: During Your Botox Session: Expect your first appointment to be around 30 minutes, because of the first...

Posted on Mar 20 2017 - 12:24am
Comments Off on Does Acupuncture Truly Work for Headaches?

Acupuncture is among the oldest healing methods for treating pain and other ailments. It’s a traditional Chinese healing method that involves stimulating certain body parts and has been used for a thousand of years in various countries and Asia. In 1997, however, the United States National Institutes of Health or NIH considered it a conventional medical therapy. Headaches are among the most common ailments that could be treated with acupuncture. The question is, does it work? Acupuncture and Headaches During an acupuncture session, the...

Posted on Mar 17 2017 - 6:21am
Comments Off on Kids’ First Dental Checkup: What Parents Need To Do

It is natural for kids to fear their first visit to the dentist. You might think it should not be a problem since you went through it in your childhood yourself. What you might be forgetting is that this is an entirely new experience for them. You may not remember it anymore, but you might have had troubles as well during your dental visit as a child. While there is not anything to fear anymore with new technology, it is still your job as a parent to guide your kids in the process. Here are some things to help alleviate their fear of the...

Posted on Mar 16 2017 - 3:09am
Comments Off on Straightening Teeth without Metal Braces

When it comes to straightening a crooked or a crowded smile, traditional braces are a common choice. These involve the use of metal brackets and wires that slowly move teeth into the right position. While these braces can give patients a more confident and beautiful smile, many are worried about the look of a metal mouth or the irritation caused by the brackets and wires. Many of those who wear traditional braces complain about pain, discomfort, mouth sores, tooth discolouration, and plaque build-up. There is also the difficulty of eating,...

Posted on Mar 10 2017 - 1:48am
Comments Off on New Solutions to Missing Teeth

If you have one or more missing teeth, you may be experiencing problems eating or even speaking. You may also be self-conscious about smiling and this can affect your social interactions and self-esteem. In the past, dentures or bridges used to be the only option but new technology has allowed patients to benefit from the many advantages of dental implants. They are more natural-looking, stable and comfortable so you can eat your favourite foods again and smile with confidence. They also improve the health of the jaw as they act in the...