Category: Medical

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Four Reasons Why You Are Not Losing Weight

Maintaining a fitness routine and eating healthy food are only a fraction of what you need for weight loss. Several factors determine your weight, such as genetics, hormones, and stress levels. If you are wondering why you have not been losing weight even after implementing all the strategies that you know, here are five reasons […]

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Avoiding ‘Baby Bottle’ Tooth Decay

‘Baby bottle’ tooth decay has been linked to the long exposure of a child’s teeth to milk or other sugary liquids. This condition seems to affect children who use a baby bottle for many hours during the day. Sugary liquids stay in the mouth for a prolonged period of time, causing plaque and attacking the […]

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New Zealand Plans a New Screening Policy for Cervical Cancer

The New Zealand Ministry of Health plans to implement a new method of screening cervical cancer by 2021. The new screening will partially begin next year, but the planned transition already caused concern among some experts. Researchers from the University of Otago believe that shifting to a new screening policy might endanger women and put […]

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Benefits of Prenatal Visits that Reveal More than Just Your Baby’s Gender

A healthy pregnancy starts with proper prenatal care. Expecting moms should never miss this step and should prioritize their prenatal appointments to ensure their and their baby’s health. While you can always say you are healthy, never use that as a reason to skip your visits. There are benefits to getting the best prenatal care […]

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The march of dental technology

Technology advances, there is just no stopping it. Think of the first mobile phones, which looked more like bricks, then look at the svelte, multifunctional smartphones of today. Dental technology continues to advance too. Take dentures in Edinburgh; there was a time when these replacement teeth were uncomfortable, unstable and unnatural-looking. Patients could either wear […]

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The Connection Between Stained Teeth and Your Choice of Beverage

Discoloured or noticeably yellow teeth are more than just a cosmetic problem. Apart from compromising the look of your smile, they could also hamper your confidence. This is why if you’re dealing with stained teeth, it’s worth considering to change some of your habits or visit a dentist for in-office whitening. You can also benefit […]

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When You’re Not Happy With Your Smile

As one of the first features that people notice, your smile can reveal a lot about you. This is true even if you hide your teeth or cover your mouth when you smile or laugh. If you do this because of your dental imperfections, it’s likely that you’re conscious or unhappy with how your teeth […]

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4 Tips to Make Dentists More Effective in Their Job

Sure, dentists may have spent a lot of years in school studying about addressing dental and oral issues. But even that is not enough for them to perform a good job. After all, practising dentistry is a whole new monster as you also have to market the business and accomplish non-dental related tasks. The following […]

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Regrowing Hair During Menopause Using a Non-Invasive Treatment

Once you reach the menopausal period, you are past the childbearing age. The body of a woman shifts from the usual circles of ovulation to infertility, and that comes with a fair share of problems, including hair loss. However, you can address hair loss in women during menopause by using a special treatment or product, such […]

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Elements of Dental Health: 5 Things That Affect Your Teeth

What factors affect your oral health? A dentist would tell you to ask this question if you haven’t already because it lets you know what’s good or not for your teeth. Dental experts would say that fluoride and calcium could help strengthen the teeth, while sugar, extreme temperatures, and hard-to-chew food could damage your pearly whites. […]