Health Week

Not all people choose a job simply for the pay. Many have a checklist of dream jobs that fulfill them rather than pay them high. Some are forced to seek flexible jobs because of personal circumstances. Being an esthetician is one position that addresses both needs. If you enjoy working with…

"A girl undergoing a procedure

Laser assisted dental surgery is more precise and produces less pain and bleeding and a faster recovery time than standard cut and stitch surgery and could help allay the fears of the most dental phobic-patients. Lasers were introduced into dentistry in the 1960’s with the aim of allowing a more…

The British Petroleum, Deepwater Horizon, and Exxon Valdez oil spills are amongst the biggest disasters in history. These and other oil spills were mostly caused by accidents while the vessels were carrying oil for delivery on open seas. The sinking ships released their shipment into the ocean, killing thousands or…

Dentist holding invisible braces

Although one of the primary functions of orthodontic treatment is to correct cosmetic issues affecting the alignment of the teeth, its benefits are not limited to this. Aside from paving the way to straighter, more beautiful smiles, dental braces can also treat bite issues, such as malocclusions. Malocclusions can have…

It’s a common misconception that dental care is not part of your overall health. After all, health care in America doesn’t fully integrate it into its system. Historically, barbers were even the people to approach for tooth extractions, instead of true medical professionals. While a throbbing pain caused by a…

Orthodontics has taken on a bigger role of late – more people are getting treated for problems with their teeth and jaws. They also offer cosmetic dentistry as part of their services so that a patient’s appearance can be improved. With the help of some devices like braces, plates, head…

Sometimes we ignore our teeth until there is a problem but to keep your mouth problem free, it pays to look after them so that you can enjoy good oral health in the long-term. Caring for your teeth involves more than a quick brush twice a day, although proper attention…