From Today's Featured Entry: Orthodontics
Orthodontics is a part of dentistry that deals with preventing and
correcting irregularities of the teeth. One of these irregularities can
be shifting of the teeth, which makes them appear crooked.
Another irregularity is known as a malocclusion, in which the teeth
of the upper jaw have abnormal contact with the teeth of the lower
jaw. This is commonly referred to as an abnormal bite.
Orthodontics is sometimes concerned with fixing... (Full article...)
Featured Blog Entry: Living with Disabilities: Ways to Live More Independently
According to statistics from England’s National Health Service,
around one in five adults in the UK are disabled and more
significantly, one million of these individuals live by themselves. As
particularly distressing as this latter statistic is, for many the
situation is further compounded by having the “obese” label added to
them. To qualify for this (if you’ll forgive this rather blunt term) your
Body Mass Index (BMI) needs to be above... (Full article...)
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