Category Archives: Dentistry

California, New York roll out taxpayer-funded health care for illegal aliens; the sick wil

California Governor Gavin Newsom and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio are rolling out new “free” healthcare initiatives for illegal immigrants. While ill

Should pregnant women be eating mayonnaise?

Do you like sushi or egg salad? If you’re pregnant, you may need to avoid these foods, especially since you have to be twice as careful about your diet

Is your mouth poisoning your body? Studies show that people with toxic levels of mercury u

Based on studies by government agencies and medical researchers, people who have high levels of mercury usually obtain it from their dental amalgam fillings.

Same excitotoxin that damages brain cells is also being deliberately added to vaccines, re

A staple in food seasonings used make recipes more flavorful, monosodium glutamate (MSG), hides a toxicity that is often overlooked due to its apparent usefu

If you are fasting, don’t go shopping: Study finds shopping hungry usually leads to more h

A team of researchers at Cornell University suggests that shopping for groceries on an empty stomach will lead to the purchase of high-calorie foods. Aner Ta

Dreamless sleep actually contributes to illness, according to sleep expert

According to a recently published comprehensive review of data, dreamless sleep can contribute to illness, as reported on Science Daily. Rubin Naiman, a slee

Carriers of a non-O blood type are more likely to suffer a heart attack, new research finds

Your blood type could determine your susceptibility to a heart attack. People whose blood types fell into a non-O blood group are at higher risk of heart att

The risk factors of Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S., but recent studies have ranked it third after they found that deaths caused by thi

The dangers of aspartame explained

Whether you have diabetes or you’re trying to lessen your sugar intake, chances are you’ve already replaced table sugar (sucrose) with an artific

For arthritis in the big toe, surgeons offer new option

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The big toe on Pattie Bostick-Winn’s right foot was excruciatingly painful, likely th

Concussion-detection device developed by Minnesota doctor gets FDA OK

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared a new medical device invented by a Twin C

Cracking the code on ‘cavernous malformations’

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Although most have never heard the term “cavernous malformation,” as many as 1

U.S. flu cases hit 7 million mark: CDC

(HealthDay)—The flu season is picking up steam, with about 7 million Americans having been infected with a strain of the flu

US flu season appears milder, one year after brutal one

In this Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 file photo, Henry Beverly, 73, battles the flu while tended to by nurse Kathleen Burks at Upson Regio

Study examines the course of back pain over time

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Back pain is among the most frequently reported health problems in the world. New research

Neonatal circumcision could increase the risk of sudden infant death syndrome in babies –

Credit: shutterstock Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) or cot death remains the leading cause of infant death in ma

Research to advance cancer therapy

Credit: Louisiana State University Research led by Suresh Alahari, Ph.D., the Fred Brazda Professor of Biochemistry a

Statin therapy reduces risk for diabetic retinopathy in T2DM

(HealthDay)—For Taiwanese patients with type 2 diabetes and dyslipidemia, statin therapy is associated with a reduced risk fo

New analytic model to better identify patients likely to develop PTSD

Arieh Shalev, M.D., the Barbara Wilson Professor of Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine, led an international research team that

FDA: Chocolates, candies may be contaminated with hepatitis A

(HealthDay)—A public health alert about possible hepatitis A contamination in Modjeskas from Bauer’s Candies was announ