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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...

Posted on Mar 7 2017 - 12:51pm
Comments Off on Danger at Home: Asbestos Contamination

Asbestos are minerals in rock formations that send homeowners into a panic. Asbestos used to be a building material in Australia from around the 1940s to the 1980s. Since then, asbestos has been made illegal in the country. Asbestos is very dangerous, so dangerous are the illnesses it can cause when a person is exposed to years of it. Asbestos at Home Asbestos is made up of microscopic crystals that can enter even the smallest of airway openings. These crystals can irritate the tissue in your lungs, and they stay there. Human lungs cannot...

Posted on Mar 7 2017 - 1:00am
Comments Off on Teeth Whitening with your Dentist

Teeth whitening is an increasingly popular way for people to give their smile a boost. It helps to lighten teeth and make them appear youthful and healthy. There are a number of options for you to choose from if you want to brighten the colour of your teeth, ranging from a simple, whitening toothpaste all the way to having your teeth covered with veneers. We are going to look at the methods that fall somewhere between these two and why they might be the right path for you. You can buy over-the-counter products to whiten your teeth or you...

Posted on Feb 21 2017 - 5:38pm
Comments Off on Why Luxury RV Resorts Stand Out from the Rest

The RV lifestyle doesn’t immediately conjure images of a luxurious life, yet developers are building RV parks that challenge this. These luxury parks target RV campers who want to challenge the common definition of “camping”. Parks in this category offer the best amenities and beautiful vistas that can make a home-on-wheels feel like a mansion parked in paradise. A Beautiful Location Nothing can awe the eyes like an impressive lake hugged by a glowing red sunset. Luxury RV resorts offer the cream of the crop in terms of location...

Posted on Feb 13 2017 - 8:48pm
Comments Off on Ambien Addiction: Causes and Common Warning Signs

The majority of individuals who are now dependent on Ambien, a popular sleep aid, started using it under their doctor’s supervision. And because it’s a prescription medication that’s intended for short-term use, there’s a huge risk of developing an addiction to it if used for long periods of time. What is Ambien? Ambien is one of the most popular brand names for the sedative drug zolpidem tartrate typically prescribed for treating insomnia. It works much like benzodiazepines by gradually slowing down brain activity, which in turn...

Posted on Feb 2 2017 - 7:41am
Comments Off on Lobster without the Guilt: Nutritional Facts and Consumption Advise

Who hasn’t, at least at one point, wanted to try lobster? It’s one of those types of food most people associate with the wealthy, as a serving of lobster is not exactly cheeseburgers and fries on the register. But this image is not what people are interested in when they think of this large marine crustacean; it’s the fact that it always looks delicious when you see it on a plate. Enjoying lobster in moderation Lobster dipped or dripping in butter sounds heavenly. But if you like your lobster that way, don’t eat too much of it...