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Dental Grills - Are They For You?

What's the secret behind the sparkling smiles of movie stars, hip-hop artists and rappers? Aside from having clean, white teeth, many celebrities use dental grills - decorative covers made of gold, ..
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The Pain of Tooth Stains

A smile, they say, can brighten up your day. But the simple act of smiling can be embarrassing if you have stained or discolored teeth. Though not as painful as a toothache, tooth discoloration has ..
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Which Whitening System is Best For You?

You're unhappy with the color of your teeth. No matter how many times you brush and floss, you still can't remove those dark deep stains that affect your appearance. What on earth are you supposed to .
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Advantages of In-Office Whitening

The quickest and easiest way to whiten teeth is in-office bleaching or whitening. As its name implies, this is done in a dental clinic under the supervision of a dentist who uses a higher ..
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Dental Veneers For Whiter Teeth?

If you have discolored teeth, you could benefit from dental veneers that can change the color, size, length and shape of your teeth. Dental veneers - that are also known as porcelain veneers or ..
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Risk of Teeth Whitening

Dreaming about having whiter teeth like your favorite movie star? In today's world, it's possible with the help of whitening toothpastes, over-the-counter whitening strips and gels, tray-based ..
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Why Babies Have Discolored Teeth

Does your baby have discolored teeth? Are you worried that this might be a sign of a serious disease? Before you jump to conclusions, read this article first. Chances are it's nothing serious. ..
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Do Computers Cause Cancer?

Worried that heavy computer work may be hard on your eyes? Experts say anti-glare screens may help provided you buy the right type. Consumer Reports said glare or plastic filters tend to collect ..
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Stay Alive With Smoke Detectors

No one wants to have a fire. But when it happens, your chances of controlling the blaze and escaping death are greater if you have a smoke detector and fire extinguisher. These two important gadgets ..
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Fighting Fire With Fire (Extinguishers)

While smoke detectors can warn you of a fire, you can't use them to fight the blaze. That's why you need a good fire extinguisher. But it's not enough that you have one. Some fire extinguishers work ..
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Side Effects of Minoxidil

Minoxidil is a troublesome drug when it is used to control hypertension. Can the same be said of the topical solution that bald people are using? Fortunately not. The two percent topical solution ..
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Will Minoxidil Help Hair Grow?

If you're bald and are afraid to try surgical approaches to the problem, there is another possible solution. It goes by the name of minoxidil and it may help in some cases. Unlike other quack cures, .
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Is Minoxidil Safe?

Will minoxidil help bald people grow hair? More importantly, is it safe? Clinical trials conducted by Upjohn researchers paint a rosy picture but initial results have been questioned by other ..
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Is Sugar Bad For Diabetes?

Despite resent advances in diabetes research, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions about the disease. Let's examine some of the more familiar ones. Sugar causes diabetes. False. It's easy to ..
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Over 20 Million Americans Have Diabetes

More than 20 million Americans have diabetes and 6.2 million people don't know it. This was revealed by the National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse which said that seven percent of the population .
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Warning Signs of Diabetes

What are the two types of diabetes? Type I or insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) is a severe form of the disease which usually affects children and young adults, and requires daily injections .
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Celibacy For Birth Control?

Celibacy is the state of being unmarried or the voluntary abstention from sex. It has been practiced since ancient times for a variety of reasons. St. Augustine, the first archbishop of Canterbury, ..
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Is Celibacy Practical?

Is it practical to remain celibate in order to avoid pregnancy? While there is no doubt that this is the most effective birth control method, not everyone can do it. This is because normal sexual ..
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Effects of Celibacy

History appears to support the belief that celibacy is difficult since a number of religious personalities - the very people who supposedly abstain from sex - were involved in sex scandals. The most .
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Q and A on Dental Implant Surgery

WHO CAN AVAIL OF DENTAL IMPLANTS? Although dental implants are currently used by over a million people worldwide, not everyone can avail of them. Only a professional implantologist can decide whether .
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Oral Cancer Deaths on the Rise

Oral cancer is a killer. In the United States alone, there are over 22,000 cases every year and over 5,000 deaths yearly, according to the US National Cancer Institute. The emergence of oral cancer ..
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Seal Out Tooth Decay

Proper brushing and flossing together with the use of fluoride can greatly reduce the incidence of cavities in children as well as adults. However, fluoride cannot reach the chewing surfaces of back .
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The Bugs in Bartons Home

When John Barton's son moved into his new home in Kent in 1555, he was not alone. Barton's End - as the house was called - had 1,092 tenants; only seven were human. Families of mosquitoes, ants, ..
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Bug Eyed Monsters

Our innate fear of insects and things that crawl in the night was exploited by the early science fiction (SF) writers in the 1940s. These creepy creatures were often portrayed as alien invaders who ..
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Diseases From Flies

The common housefly - Musca domestica - lives for only a few weeks. But in that short time, the adult female can lay as many as 2,000 eggs. In warm weather, those eggs hatch in eight to 10 hours, ..
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