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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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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

Nov 3, 2014 6:08 PM

Single Blood Test Could Speed Cancer Diagnosis

Single Blood Test Could One Day Spot Cancer Sooner WebMD Health News By Peter Russell Reviewed by Sheena Meredith, MD More from WebMD Diabetes Drug Makes Vaccines Work Better Medical Care Costs Hard for Young Cancer Survivors Will Cancer Spread? New Test May Tell Dry Cleaning Chemical 'Likely' Causes Cancer... Read Story

Oct 24, 2014 5:21 PM

Heart Transplant 'Breakthrough' Shows Promise

Heart Transplant 'Breakthrough' Shows Promise WebMD Health News By Peter Russell Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD More from WebMD Physically Unprepared Skiers Face Heart Risk Chocolate May Cut Heart Failure Risk Blueberries May Banish Belly Fat Studies Question Need to Watch Your Salt Oct. 24, 2014 -- Australian doctors say... Read Story