Your All-Important Guide to Advancements and Innovations in Digital Dentistry

Your All-Important Guide to Advancements and Innovations in Digital Dentistry

No matter where you go, you’ll find the influences of technology all around you – some are good, others, not so much. There is no doubt, however, that technology has greatly influenced the medical field (including dentistry) and given a lot of benefits. It doesn’t just influence the way dentistry...

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Stop smoking before 40 … you know why?

Stop smoking before 40 … you know why?

It is well known that smoking seriously damages your health, regardless of how much you smoke and for how long. The main message is therefore, do not start smoking, but if you have fallen into temptation and are a smoker, the sooner you leave, the less likely to suffer its...

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The Main Benefits of Coconut Oil You should Know About

The Main Benefits of Coconut Oil You should Know About

Coconut oil is becoming more and more popular, and there are some very good reasons for this. Not only does coconut oil contain many beneficial attributes, it can be used in a wide range of applications – which means it allows you to enjoy its advantages in many different ways....

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What You should Know about Your Options in Inguinal Hernia Repair and Treatment

What You should Know about Your Options in Inguinal Hernia Repair and Treatment

If you feel pain or pressure on your abdomen, especially near the area of the groin, you could have an inguinal hernia. This can be confirmed by a physician, who will then recommend options when it comes to treatment. Each case is different, but you basically have two main options...

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How to improve urinary incontinence in postpartum

How to improve urinary incontinence in postpartum

At the end of pregnancy some women have slight urine leakage, especially when they sneeze or cough. The same happens in the postpartum stage. In most cases it is a transient problem that will be solved in a very short time. During pregnancy the uterus grows along with the growth...

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Steps Parents can take to Prevent Pediatric Medication Errors

Steps Parents can take to Prevent Pediatric Medication Errors

Medical errors are an unfortunate reality of the current healthcare landscape. Doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and other medical staff are human, and therefore have the potential to make mistakes in providing care from time to time. Throughout the world, hospitals and healthcare practices take steps to prevent medical errors from happening,...

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Better sleep can lead to better sex

Better sleep can lead to better sex

CLEVELAND, Ohio (Feb. 1, 2017) — Sleep disturbance is common for many women during menopause, creating an array of adverse health outcomes such as heart disease, hypertension, and depression. A new study shows that sleep problems can also interfere with a woman’s level of sexual satisfaction. The study outcomes are...

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NYC toddlers exposed to potentially harmful flame retardants

NYC toddlers exposed to potentially harmful flame retardants

Researchers at the Columbia Center for Children’s Environmental Health (CCCEH) within the Mailman School of Public Health report evidence of potentially harmful flame retardants on the hands and in the homes of 100 percent of a sample of New York City mothers and toddlers. The study also found that on...

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What causes sleepiness when sickness strikes?

What causes sleepiness when sickness strikes?

PHILADELPHIA — It’s well known that humans and other animals are fatigued and sleepy when sick, but it’s a microscopic roundworm that’s providing an explanation of how that occurs, according to a study from researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. A study published this...

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Crybaby: The vitamins in your tears

Crybaby: The vitamins in your tears

Babies cry easily, but those tears may help shed light on the role and potential uses of vitamins in tears. Maryam Khaksari, a research specialist at the Chemical Advanced Resolution Methods (ChARM) Laboratory at Michigan Tech, is the lead author of a paper on the subject recently published in Experimental...

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