The Advantages of Dental Braces
Everybody strives for the ideal magnificent white, straight teeth, but sometimes it requires the support of dental braces to attain that look.  Before modern dental supports like braces, people would practice different strategies to fix crooked teeth, for example, the utilization of Catguts, a wire produced...
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Senior care facilities
Senior care facilities like Bethany Homes understand the importance of being able to provide the right amount of care and attention to your senior loved ones. Unfortunate as it is, there does come a time when the decision has to be made for them to be put in a care...
Researchers in England say they have the first evidence that a drug can improve COVID-19 survival: A cheap, widely available steroid reduced deaths by up to one third in severely ill hospitalized patients. The results were announced Tuesday and the British government immediately authorized...
COVID toes
Skin doctors suddenly are looking at a lot of toes — whether by emailed picture or video visit — as concern grows that for some people, a sign of COVID-19 may pop up in an unusual spot. Boston dermatologist Esther Freeman expected to see...
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Dr. Dina Abdel-Salam watched in terror last month as scores of strangers gathered under the balcony of her aunt’s empty apartment in the Egyptian city of Ismailia, where she’d temporarily sheltered after leaving her elderly parents at home to protect them from exposure to the coronavirus.
Hydroxychloroquine pills
State and local governments across the United States have obtained about 30 million doses of a malaria drug touted by President Trump to treat patients with the coronavirus, despite warnings from doctors that more research is needed. At least 22 states and...
Remember the ‘old wives’ tale’ about not eating our bread crusts would mean we wouldn’t get curly hair?  Or, ‘step on a crack, break your back’?  Health myths have been around for centuries, but is there any truth to any of them?   Read on: Can...
White Hair
Scientists say they may have discovered why stress makes hair turn white, and a potential way of stopping it happening without reaching for the dye. In experiments on mice, stem cells that control skin and hair colour became damaged after intense stress.
China Coronavirus
Chinese authorities have reported 139 new cases of a mysterious virus in two days, marking the first time that the infection has been confirmed in the country outside of Wuhan city. The new cases were identified in the cities of Wuhan, Beijing and Shenzhen.