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New Research Busts Myth of At-Home Tooth Whitening With Strawberries

New Research Busts Myth of At-Home Tooth Whitening With Strawberries

In an age where straight, white smiles are becoming ever easier to achieve — and therefore ever more expected — people are constantly seeking an at-home miracle cure for yellowing…

A Singe Ebola Patient Generates 440 Gallons of Medical Waste

A Singe Ebola Patient Generates 440 Gallons of Medical Waste

According to a new report, a single Ebola patient generates about eight 55-gallon barrels — or 440 gallons — of medical waste each day. Though such an enormous amount of…

Daily Doses of Vitamin D May Provide Relief for People Who Suffer From Winter-related Dry Skin

Daily Doses of Vitamin D May Provide Relief for People Who Suffer From Winter-related Dry Skin

With winter on its way, many people are starting to think about methods to protect their skin from the cold, dry air this season. A new study shows that vitamin…

Research Shows Massage Therapy Does More for Your Health Than Previously Thought

Research Shows Massage Therapy Does More for Your Health Than Previously Thought

It’s a widely-known fact that massage therapy is a great way to relieve stress, reduce tension and relax one’s muscles. But a growing amount of research is showing that there…

UK Dentists Say Children Should Have Their Teeth Brushed in School

UK Dentists Say Children Should Have Their Teeth Brushed in School

Tooth decay is one of the world’s most prominent, persistent health problems — especially among children. And in a controversial new move to combat tooth decay, officials at the UK’s…

Finnish Scientists Find Perfect Amount of Sleep

Finnish Scientists Find Perfect Amount of Sleep

Like the Holy Grail, weary people everywhere search for the golden amount of sleep. They want to know just how many hours of rest will leave them feeling refreshed, but…

Dental Experts Dispel Teeth Whitening Myth — And the Results Are Shocking

Dental Experts Dispel Teeth Whitening Myth — And the Results Are Shocking

You may have heard of the latest DIY teeth whitening technique that’s been gaining popularity, thanks to exposure on The Dr. Oz Show and various YouTube channels. Proponents of this…

Classes and Mold Levels are Back to Normal at Michigan High School

Classes and Mold Levels are Back to Normal at Michigan High School

Teachers at Mattawan High School in Michigan moved back into their classrooms yesterday after a professional remediation company tore up their rooms and carpets, which were displaying elevated mold levels.…

52 Lives Raises Money to Provide Birmingham Man with New Dentures

52 Lives Raises Money to Provide Birmingham Man with New Dentures

Victor Boglin’s smile got brighter last month thanks to a new set of dentures and non-profit organization 52 Lives. For the past two years, the 25-year-old Birmingham, Alabama resident has…

Tulsa Dentist Accused of Infecting Patients in Unsanitary Office Surrenders License

Tulsa Dentist Accused of Infecting Patients in Unsanitary Office Surrenders License

Oklahoma oral surgeon Dr. Scott Harrington has seen his last patient. As of Friday, the Oklahoma Board of Dentistry voted to accept the permanent surrender of his license in light…