Health & Beauty
A broken jaw most commonly occurs due to an injury to the face. This can for example happen because of getting hit in the face during a fight, a fall that causes your face to hit the ground or a hard object, getting a ball, hockey stick or other type..
Facial trauma is any physical damage that occurs to the face area. The medical term is maxillofacial trauma. This can include bruises, lacerations, burns, fractures and broken bones. The most common bones broken are the nose, both upper and lower jaw..
Great advances in dental technology have led to the widespread use of dental implants. They’re a great long-term solution for missing teeth, but like any solution, they aren’t perfect. Here’s what you need to know before you go ahead with denta..
Unless your partner is snoring so loudly that you simply cannot sleep, snoring seems like a normal bodily function, like sneezing or blinking our eyes. However, sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous medical condition in which your breathing stops, s..
Earlier this year, American actor Dick Van Dyke suffered from pulsing sensations in his head and severe fatigue. Doctors called this an “undiagnosed neurological disorder.” After several different tests (i.e. CAT scan, MRI, and spinal tap), docto..
Gum recession is a more common problem than most people think. Many people are unaware that they have a problem with their gums because receding gums occur very gradually. The first sign a person many notice is sensitivity in one or more teeth, or a ..
More than likely, you, or someone you know, have had one or all of their wisdom teeth removed. It’s almost a rite of growing up and a good excuse for lying about the house, eating quart after quart of ice cream and popping a few happy pills. Did yo..
Personal injury accidentsresult in various types of serious bodily injuries however, facial trauma injuries can result in serious psychological trauma; not only does a victim of facial trauma suffer from physical injury and pain, they are likely to s..
If you’re looking for that beautiful, white smile you’ve always wanted, here are some safe ways to whiten your teeth. Brush after eating and drinking. This may not be the easiest thing to do, but cleaning your teeth after meals can go a long ..
Our organs, muscles and overall health are all interconnected. This is why concussions can present nausea, back pain sometimes accompanies pregnancy, and dehydration often results in migraines. So it may come as no surprise that diabetics have more t..