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Amalgam fillings and the fear of mercury poisoning

Dentists

The use of amalgam filling Dentist will use a filling to restore a tooth that is damage due to decay so that it can function as normal and have its original shape back. During the process of restoring the tooth, the dentist will remove all the decayed material, clean the …

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Brighten your smile with teeth whitening

Dentists

The procedure tooth whitening Tooth whitening has become popular as more people are seeking a more youthful appearance and a smile free from the effects of staining caused by tea, wine, coffee, and cigarettes. The dentist will use peroxide-based bleaching to blench the teeth to leave the teeth whiter.  Bleaching …

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How to stop male pattern baldness

Mens health

What is male pattern baldness? Male pattern baldness, also known as androgenic alopecia, impacts around 50% of men over the age of 50. Male pattern baldness is genetic and is associated with the male sex hormones, androgens. Androgens have many functions, one includes to regulate hair growth. Each hair on …

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Men and depression

Mens health

What is depression? Everyone feels sad or irritable sometimes, or has trouble sleeping occasionally. But these feelings and troubles usually pass after a couple of days. When a man has depression, he has trouble with daily life and loses interest in anything for weeks at a time. Both men and …

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Does the size of your penis bother you?

Mens health

The small penis syndrome Many men has what is called small penis syndrome. These aren’t men with micropenis, but men with an average sized penis, but still believe that their penis aren’t the right size. This comes from their forming years, when they are exposed to other boys’ genitals in the …

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Foreskin restoration for circumcised men

Mens health

What is foreskin restoration? Foreskin restoration refers to any method of recreating a facsimile of a foreskin to cover the head of the penis, for men who have lost their original foreskin due to circumcision. This can be done either by surgical means, or non-surgically by gradual stretching. A more …

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Using onlays to restore your smile

Dentisits

Onlays If you have a dental cavity that’s too large for a regular filling, but you don’t want a crown, an onlay could be the best option for you. Onlays, porcelain fillings, which are molded dental fillings that cover the tooth’s biting surface as well as filling in the area …

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Prostate cancer and an enlarged prostate

Mens health

Prostate cancer Prostate cancer is an abnormal growth of cancerous cells that begins in a man’s prostate. This form of cancer is the second most common cancer in men in the United States, however the prognosis is normally good. This is due to the cancer developing at a slow rate …

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Fluoride treatments and the health implications

Dentists

Fluoride treatments What is flouride treatment? Teeth enamel is porous. This makes teeth vulnerable to acid attacked. Fluoride is used to harden the tooth enamel and can make it resistant to acid exposure. This means that the teeth are protected against cavities as well as reduce tooth sensitivity. Dentist normally …

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Getting your braces. What you should know

Dentists

Getting your braces Braces are devices used in orthodontics that align and straighten teeth. They also help position teeth with regard to a person’s bite, while also aiming to improve dental health. Braces are often used to correct under bites, but also malocclusions, overbites, open bites, deep bites, cross bites, …

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