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…

A White Pigeon

Birds: majestic in flight, stunningly varied in plumage, and occasional bothersome pests in homes and businesses establishments. While it’s not always the birds themselves that are the nuisances, the copious droppings they leave behind, the nests that clog gutters and vents, and the propensity to eat a chunk of the…

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…