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Jan 19, 2012 12:31 PM

Which Retainer Is Right For You?

From Star Orthodontics Orthodontic retainers are custom-made appliances, made usually of wires or clear plastic, that hold teeth in position after orthodontic treatment while assisting with the adjustment of the surrounding gums and changes in the bone. There are three different options for retainers and it's important to discuss... Read Story

Jan 19, 2012 12:11 PM

Don't Forget To Floss

From Star Orthodontics Why should you floss your teeth every day? Brushing alone only cleans 65% of the surfaces where harmful bacteria grows. The other 35% can only be cleaned by flossing! 1. Avoid cavities - bacteria in your mouth consumes the left over food particles &... Read Story

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Dec 16, 2014 5:04 PM

WebMD's Top Stories of 2014

WebMD's Top Stories of 2014 WebMD Health News By Matt Sloane Reviewed by Arefa Cassoobhoy, MD, MPH More from WebMD Brain Training Goes to School Playing Computer Games to Boost Aging Brains A Virtual Refuge From Real Pain The Promise and Perils of Brain Training Dec. 16, 2014 -- 2014... Read Story

Dec 5, 2014 8:31 PM

Dairy and Diabetes Risk: New Thinking?

Dairy & Diabetes Risk: New Thinking? WebMD Health News By Kathleen Doheny Reviewed by Michael W. Smith, MD More from WebMD Panel Recommends Hepatitis B Vaccine for Diabetes Patients Stem Cells Promising for Type 1 Diabetes Can Immune Treatment Cure Diabetes? Consumer Group to FDA: Take Victoza off the Market... Read Story

Nov 21, 2014 6:05 PM

Peanut Protein in Dust May Raise Allergy Risk

Peanut Protein in Dust May Raise Allergy Risk Medscape Medical News By Marcia Frellick Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD More from WebMD Pollution Down, but Health Risks Persist Nasacort Allergy Spray Can Go OTC, FDA Panel Says Over-the-Counter Flonase Allergy Relief Approved FDA OKs Over-the-Counter Zyrtec Nov. 21, 2014 --... Read Story

Nov 10, 2014 9:05 PM

Pollution Down, but Health Risks Persist

Pollution Down, but Health Risks Persist WebMD Health News By Matt Sloane Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD More from WebMD Nasacort Allergy Spray Can Go OTC, FDA Panel Says Over-the-Counter Flonase Allergy Relief Approved FDA OKs Over-the-Counter Zyrtec Over-the-Counter Zyrtec-D Approved Nov. 10, 2014 -- On a bright, hot summer... Read Story

Nov 4, 2014 3:25 PM

Immunotherapy Brings New Hope to Cancer Fight

Immunotherapy Brings New Hope to Cancer Fight WebMD Health News By Sonya Collins Reviewed by Michael W. Smith, MD More from WebMD Single Blood Test Could Speed Cancer Diagnosis Diabetes Drug Makes Vaccines Work Better Medical Care Costs Hard for Young Cancer Survivors Will Cancer Spread? New Test May Tell... Read Story