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Easy Diet Tips for Beautiful, Strong Teeth (Adobe Stock)

Easy Diet Tips for Beautiful, Strong Teeth

If you have been following your oral care regimen faithfully and are still fighting decay, what you’re eating could be contributing to your cavities.
Young woman with mobile phone drinking alcohol in bed.

DxRx Offers Rehab for Alcohol Abuse on Your Phone

DxRx Medical is a digital health startup that combines objective data (breathalyzer and pill photos) with medication to help people reach their goals for treatment—whether controlled drinking or abstinence.
Carfentanil, the Deadly Synthetic Heroin (Adobe Stock)

What You Need to Know About Carfentanil, the Deadly Synthetic Heroin

Carfentanil is used by drug dealers to increase the potency of heroin, but it is 10,000 times more powerful than morphine, so only a few grains of the drug are considered a lethal dose for humans.
The Republican Healthcare Proposal and Your Sex Life (Adobe Stock)

The Republican Healthcare Proposal and Your Sex Life

Every person has a view of the world, and it is deeply rooted. We fiercely resist any attempt, either by outside forces or through introspection, to make any significant change to it. It has to do with the way we think.
Screening 3-D Mammograms Should Be a Covered Benefit

Why Screening 3-D Mammograms Should Be a Covered Benefit

A new screening technology for breast cancer, 3-D mammograms, improves early cancer detection and reduces false positives. However, many insurers are denying coverage for this test even though it is only slightly more expensive than traditional mammography.
Effective Treatment Planning Where is the Outcomes Data

Effective Treatment Planning: Where is the Outcomes Data?

One of the crucial things missing within the substance abuse treatment space is longitudinal outcomes data that documents the success or failure of a given treatment plan for a given person. Such data could be used improve individual patient outcomes and advance the field.
dentist and the patient in the clinic.

Many Surprising Reasons to See an Orthodontist

An orthodontist’s job goes far beyond just creating beautiful smiles. They are an important part of the dental team for optimal dental and general health.
6 Lifestyle Changes to Manage Stress While in Recovery

6 Lifestyle Changes to Manage Stress While in Recovery

When recovering from alcohol addiction, everyday problems can seem insurmountable when factoring in the additional stress of staying sober; lifestyle changes can help reduce your stress.
Geriatricians Can Help Aging Patients Navigate Multiple Ailments (Adobe)

Geriatricians Can Help Aging Patients Navigate Multiple Ailments

If you or your loved one is a senior with complex medical problems, consultation with a geriatrician can be life-changing.