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Top 5 Places to Travel on a Budget

Traveling on a budget is so rewarding. Who needs 5 -star hotels, elegant restaurants and expensive extras? I’ve found that my favorite vacation spots are ones close to home, right on American soil. Since I had such positive experiences, I wanted to share a few of my favorite spots with you. Even though I didn’t…

The Cost of Dental Implants

The cost of dental implants, when looked at from the point of view of what it would cost to undergo just about every other form of tooth replacement, will actually be less. In many instances, this generally comes as a surprise to most people who are not dental specialists and have not been exposed to…

Depression is a Real Mental Illness

Depression is a real mental illness that can not just be turned off. People suffering from depression can not just "get over it". Basically, depression is defined as a common mental disorder that alters the way a person functions through life. It can vary in its' severity and can be brought on by unfortunate or…

Early Orthodontic Treatment

By looking at the dental condition of your children at this stage, dentists can actually predict the dental problems they may face in the future. Enabling them to advise treatment before the problem has a chance to develop. The dental framework of children between the ages of 6-10 is still developing. This makes them much…

Oral Care During Pregnancy

Expecting mothers are at a higher risk of developing oral health problems, which can also have a negative impact on the growth of the baby. The article discusses more about dental problems during pregnancy and precautions that need to be taken. Dental problems become more severe in expectant mothers because hormonal changes make their body…

Vitamins For Menopause – Naturally!

Are vitamin for menopause treatments effective? Menopause is the transitional period in a women's life where fertility functions begin to shut down and with it come a host of symptoms which in many cases, catch people off guard. So how important are vitamins in the treatment of menopausal symptoms? The most common treatment for menopause…

Genital Herpes and Symptoms

The very best thing the public can do with regard to HSV-1 and HSV-2, is to be educated. Ignorance about this very prominent disease can cause people who have the virus to go on trying to live a completely normal life while they are continuing to spread the virus. The herpes simplex virus is just…

New Successful Treatments for Depression Disorders

Ketamine, known as Special K on the streets, has become a surprise weapon in the war against depression. Pharmaceutical companies are racing to develop drugs that improve upon it, or can be paired with it. NeuroRx has made progress with its drug, Cyclurad which, when paired with ketamine, has the potential to treat bipolar depression…

Benefits of Omega 3 and Flax Seed Oil Supplementation

Flax seed oil is a substance extracted from the flax plant which contains a high level of omega 3 essential fatty acids and flax seed oil supplementation is often used as an alternative to fish oil supplementation for vegetarians. Flax seed oil also has many other benefits due to its other properties which fish oil…

Causes of Dental Implant Failure

Statistics have shown that risk of dental implant failure is about five percent for lower jaw implants and ten percent for upper jaw implants. But one of the most confusing aspects of dental implant failure is that in one person having multiple implants, sometimes all but one of the implants will be successful. There has…