If you have an abscessed tooth, your dentist may recommend a root canal to clean out the infection. In these cases, a root canal is often the only alternative to pulling a bad tooth. Since you want to save your natural teeth for as long as you can, it's usually best to undergo the root canal procedure. Although root canals have a reputation for being painful to endure, the dentist completely numbs the area first, so they really aren't any more painful than any other dental treatment. [Read More]
So You Have A Cardiac Arrhythmia: What Now?
When you go to the doctor for your regular checkup, and they listen to your chest, the last thing you expect is for them to inform you that they found any sort of abnormality. However, sometimes this is exactly what happens. So, you are referred to a cardiologist for further examination and tests, and you find out you have a cardiac arrhythmia. Now, cardiac arrhythmia sounds scary, but it is really just an irregular or abnormal heartbeat. [Read More]
How To Prevent & Get Rid Of Smelly Feet
Most people accept the way nature works, but body odors are usually annoying even if there is a scientific cause. The following guide will help you prevent the smelly feet phenomenon and also deal with it if you need to. Prevent Foul Foot Odors The first thing you should know about preventing odors is what causes it. Your podiatrist, like those at Family Foot Center Podiatry Group Inc, might have told you that odors are usually caused by bacteria. [Read More]
Invisible Braces, The Way Of The Future
As technology advances, many more options become apparent to us. This is evident in the evolution of cars, and houses, but perhaps what you didn't recognize is how for the field of orthodontics has come. Do you remember the huge clunky head gear that children had to wear to get their teeth straightened? That, combined with huge coke bottle glasses made the perfect 'geek.' It was embarrassing and uncomfortable, and that lisp of trying to talk around the metal was unmistakable. [Read More]