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grrr by Joan H. Patient Expert Posted Sat 18 Dec 2004 12:00am Blogger keeps eating my posts. Yesterday I typed in a long chatty review of everything I did, and even remembered to copy into the clipboard before hitting "publish". Then I promptly overwrote the clipboard, before the publish finished! I am an idiot. Anyway: Thursday and Friday, both unbelievably busy, but I be ... Read on »
Cold Sore Symptoms – Caring For Cold Sores by Lucy J. Patient Expert Posted Thu 08 Jul 2010 9:38pm Cold sore symptoms – are they hurting you? In this superb article you will see the different symptoms of cold sores. Now you can know for sure what to expect. I want to share with you the cold sore symptoms that folks most often get. It is likely you will find your symptoms are quite similar. ... Read on »
happiness in squeaky wheeldom by Joan H. Patient Expert Posted Thu 11 Nov 2004 12:00am So far, so good today: Got DS2 to Atrium on time, in spite of protests. Got DS1 to write a most adorable "My Hero of Character" essay during DS2's class, and to work ahead on his Sacrament of Penance packet work. Got Burger King for the kids' lunch on the way home from picking DS2 up from Atrium. After lunch, tried ... Read on »
Strep Throat (Group A Streptococci Infections) by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:24pm 3 Comments Signs and Symptoms Approximately 15% of children who have a sore throat and fever are infected by Group A streptococci. When Group A streptococci infect the throat, they cause pharyngitis, which is a painful inflammation of the throat (pharynx). Swallowing may become so painful that the child has difficulty eating. A child with strep phary ... Read on »
Introduction and Role of Jaw Plate of Jaw Crusher by yyw315 Posted Wed 07 Nov 2012 12:33am The fixed crushing plate on the front wall of the rack is installed by the countersunk bolts, most of which are vertically positioned. The movable jaw is installed with a tilt angle of 15 ° to 25 °. On the surface of the movable jaw, we can install the moving jaw plate through the countersunk bolts. The jaw plate plays very important role in ... Read on »
Do You Really Grow Out Of Your Tonsils? The Possible Link Between Sleep Apnea and Autism by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 18 Jan 2010 7:00am 1 Comment In the 1950s to 1970s, it used to be a rite of passage for young children to get their tonsils taken out. These days, we're a lot more conservative with tonsillectomy, and frequently, parents are told that their child will grow out of their tonsils. While this is true in some cases, there's a consequence to the watching and waiting option.  ... Read on »
Acupuncture for TMJ and Jaw Pain by Marilyn Yohe, L.Ac., MAOM Licensed AcupuncturistHealth MavenComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Tue 31 Jul 2012 10:13pm Years ago, my dentist asked if I grind my teeth. I told her I didn’t think so, and she begged to differ. Whether I was doing it currently or not, she said, at some point I had clenched my jaw enough to wear my teeth down unevenly. I suspect this was during my teenage years (what? stressed as a teenager? unheard of!), but most of us do this at s ... Read on »
Jaw surgery after tooth loss is common. by Saundra G. Patient Expert Posted Thu 04 Dec 2008 4:14pm In November, my periodontist performed alveoloplasty surgery in my upper jaw to remove bone chips, bone spurs, bone splinters, and an infected root tip. He added material into both sides of my jawbone to fill up spaces where my jawbone had been reabsorbed, stitched me up, and sent me home to finish my antibiotics. Yes, he gave me pain medication. ... Read on »
Treatment of Patients taking Bisphosphonates by Dr. Jason Hales Doctor of Dentistry Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 1:07pm Bisphosphonates are a group of drugs that are commonly prescribed in the prevention and treatment of resorptive bone conditions. These would include osteoporosis, bone metastasis associated with breast & prostate cancer, multiple myeloma, Paget's disease & other conditions that cause chronic bone fragility. Some common bisphosp ... Read on »
Swollen Lymph Nodes by Tom Plamondon Posted Wed 03 Feb 2010 12:00am When swollen lymph nodes in the neck, above the clavicles (collarbone) or in the axilla (armpit) occur there are a few immediate questions we need to answer. Is there infection occurring in the body? Could lymphoma (a cancer that begins in the immune system lymphocytes) be present or developing? Is there cancer spreading from oth ... Read on »