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We all know the face of stress: the clenched jaw, the furrowed brow, the intense stare. And, really, it's not a bad look. We all do some of our best work under pressure. Adrenaline and other stress hormones give us the kick start we need to meet deadlines...
The Food and Drug Administration has warned three companies that market mouth-rinse products to stop making unsupported claims that they remove plaque and promote healthy gums. The claims suggest the products, which are used by millions of Americans...
Working and service dogs need to be healthy in order to stay on the job. But there's something owners or trainers often overlook when it comes time for their animal companion's checkup: their teeth. Animals that are actively working and certified by a...
The Monitor, McAllen, TexasA crowd of some two dozen pressed leaves between their fingers and listened intently Sunday as naturalist John Thaxter informed them of the cures they may not know lurk in their backyards. Leatherstem -- or sangre de drago, a small leafy plant that's...
The Dominion Post, Morgantown, W.Va.Melisa Pulice and Jessica Raden gave embarrassed smiles when they were caught dancing in their graduation caps and gowns Saturday morning at the Morgantown Event Center. Let it be known, however, that both smiles came in on the dazzling side. "I guess...
Premium Health News ServiceIf you have to avoid gluten, it doesn't mean you have to skimp on whole grains. Just focus on those that are gluten-free, including amaranth and quinoa. A growing number of people must avoid gluten, the protein found in wheat and other related grains,...
WDBJ7 Multimedia JournalistBrushing your pet's teeth usually isn't much fun for you or your furry friend, but experts say it's vital to their overall health. From the time your pet's a puppy, veterinarians suggest some type of cleaning regimen. Vets recommend...
February is Veterinary Dental Month. Have you taken advantage of the special offers most veterinarians advertise? This is to encourage pet owners to have their pet’s teeth cleaned and have an examination of the mouth, tongue and gums at the same...
Seniors with questions and concerns about their teeth will be able to get free answers through a new program from the Baltimore City Health Department. Called “My Smile,” the program targets low-income seniors who are in need of dental...
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Last week my friend Jean and I attended the Del Mar Fall Home Decorating & Remodeling Show, and the Healthy Living Festival at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Although we quickly made our way through the decorating and remodeling displays, we spent quite a bit...
With so many things to think about, expectant mothers sometimes neglect their teeth, but this can have implications for their unborn babies. In response, the advocacy group Maryland Dental Action Coalition is educating women about proper oral hygiene...
KIAHLos Angeles, California - It seems you`re never too old, or too young, to take care of your teeth. And now, researchers think they`ve found a connection between good dental hygiene and a lower risk for dementia. Researchers at the University of...
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