Skipping Breakfast

Whether you eat breakfast might be linked with your risk of dying early from cardiovascular disease, according to a new study. Skipping breakfast was significantly associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular-related death, especially stroke-related death, in the study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology on […]

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Skipping Breakfast Tied To Higher Risk Of Heart-Related Death

Whether you eat breakfast might be linked with your risk of dying early from cardiovascular disease, according to a new study. Skipping breakfast was significantly associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular-related death, especially stroke-related death, in the study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology on […]

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Human Composting

Residents in the state of Washington are set to become the first in US to be permitted to be disposed of by so-called “human composting”, a process that rapidly transforms remains into soil and is considered less harmful to be environment than burial or cremation. Members of the state legislature […]

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Dental Hardware

Braces Braces are the first choice of many orthodontists to straighten teeth and fix faulty bites. They can be made of metal, ceramic, or clear plastic. Some are bonded to your teeth. Others are removable. You may have them put on a group of teeth or all of your teeth. […]

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What You Should Know About Wisdom Teeth

What’s in a Name? Wisdom teeth won’t make you smarter. They’re called that because they usually come in when you’re older, around 17 to 21. These teeth are in the very back of your mouth. You get two on top and two on the bottom as part of a complete […]

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Dental Health and Cavities

Cavities are what you get from tooth decay — damage to the tooth. Tooth decay can affect both the outer coating of a tooth (called enamel) and the inner layer (called dentin). What causes decay? When foods with carbohydrates like bread, cereal, milk, soda, fruit, cake, or candy stay on […]

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Inoculate Teens Against Junk Food Marketing

In a bid to fight obesity, public-health researchers have been trying for decades to find a way to convince teenagers to skip junk food and eat healthily, to little avail. One of the biggest obstacles is the enormous volume of food marketing kids are exposed to every day. That marketing […]

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Natural Ways to Whiten Your Teeth

What Works? What Doesn’t? You think your smile could use a pick-me-up, but you don’t want to invest the time or money for in-office treatments. You’re not sold on drugstore gels or strips either. Some natural, at-home remedies are safe and can whiten your teeth. Find out what your best […]

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Beautiful Teeth and Gums

Ax the Dental Visit Anxiety If being in the dentist’s chair makes you anxious, encourage calm by bringing a music player and headphones to your next appointment. And because some people hold their breath when they’re nervous — boosting that anxious feeling — focus on breathing regularly. Above all, communicate […]

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Remedies for Arthritis Pain

Inflammation is the culprit behind a surprising number of diseases, including various forms of arthritis. Just about anything in your body can become inflamed. Most people still associate inflammation with joint pain and muscle injuries, but inflammation can crop up in your digestive system, your heart, and even in your […]

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Swollen Hands in the Morning

Disclaimer: Results are not guaranteed, and may vary from person to person. Why are my hands swollen when I wake up in the morning? Arthritis is a common underlying cause of swollen hands and fingers in the morning. Having swollen hands or fingers in the morning can start your day […]

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Arthrogryposis

What is arthrogryposis? Arthrogryposis (arth-ro-grip-OH-sis) means a child is born with joint contractures. This means some of their joints don’t move much and may even be stuck in 1 position. Often the muscles around these joints are thin, weak, stiff or missing. Extra tissue may have formed around the joints, […]

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Fruits Vegetables & Mental Health

Fruits vegetables mental health, vegetables can boost your mood. It turns out the way you eat affects more than just your physical health. According to new research, eating lots of fruits and vegetables can boost your mood. In one study, researchers found that eating just one extra portion of fruits […]

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Toothache

What is a toothache? A toothache is pain that occurs in or around a tooth. The pain originates from within a tooth or the surrounding gum and bone structures. One usually feels toothache pain as a constant or intermittent ache that does not go away. Temperature changes, such as exposure […]

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