Health

Recovery on wooden blocks

When it comes to addiction recovery, the support of family and friends is highly important. Overcoming addiction is a struggle for many. Words of encouragement, along with patience and love, can mean a lot to those who are hoping to change their lives for the better and avoid alcoholism or…

Finally, it’s official! Young people who get their teeth straightened see improvements for life in their wellbeing, particularly in the areas of emotional and social wellbeing. Researchers at the University of Sheffield Clinical School of Dentistry looked at children under 18 for this research published in the American Journal of…

Illustration of a dental implant

As people age, they tend to lose their teeth. In the 21st century, tooth loss is less about decay and more about gum disease and erosion caused by decades of brushing. After tooth loss, gaps are left behind, sometimes just one gap, sometimes several, or sometime a completely empty jaw….

Child smiling with braces

There are many reasons why children might benefit from braces. Parents are advised to bring their children to the dentist within six months of the first tooth erupting or shortly before their first birthday. Though each child has different requirements and there’s not really a set time to get started…

Girl undergoing dental implant

When people are young they cannot imagine what it must be like when bits of their body stop working, and that’s what tends to happen as they age. Teeth are one part of the body, well 32 parts really, that can start to fail, or get knocked out, at almost…

Many adults want their teeth straightened but feel uncomfortable at the thought of wearing conventional metal braces. Healthy teeth can be straightened at any age, so there’s no such thing as being too old for braces. However, orthodontic treatment for adults is different because the jaw has fully developed. While…

Girl with dental anxiety

People seem to think that having dental implants in Edinburgh is a painful experience, but actually, as far as dental surgery goes, it’s really not that bad. Yes, it can be uncomfortable, but the benefits of dental implants far outweigh an hour or so in the dentist’s chair where everything…

Woman having a problem with her cervical spine

Your cervical spine can support your head while it makes different kinds of movements from one direction to the other. Its multi faceted structure makes it flexible causing your neck to be vulnerable to harm. In that case, it is imperative that you look for a cervical spine specialist in…