Archive for August, 2012

A Freaky Visual Journey One MRI ‘Slice’ at a Time, Through a Human Skull

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from The Atlantic  “After a series of medical tests, Christopher Powers, a software engineer and filmmaker, decided to transform the resulting series of 2-D and 3-D scans of his body into an experimental film — an eerie anatomical self-portrait…” See full article on The Atlantic  Commentary: This is a bit weird, but it […]

Flu Is Transmitted Before Symptoms Appear, According to New Study

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Science Daily ” …people [may possibly) pass on flu to others before they know they’re infected, making it very difficult to contain epidemics….” See full article on Science Daily Commentary: According to a study conducted in London, you may be contagious with the flu before you have flu symptoms. […]

Have Fun Brushing Your Teeth with “Teach Me How To Brushy”

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Youtube “The video is aimed at communicating the importance of establishing healthy dental habits at an early age…..” See full article on Youtube Commentary: This video is a pleasant and surprisingly delightful approach to promoting better oral health.  It was produced by the Oregon Dental Association as a public […]

Dr. Seuss On Mosquitoes: ‘This Is Ann … She Drinks Blood’

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from National Public Radio   “Before he cooked up green eggs or taught us to count colorful fish, Dr. Seuss was a captain in the U.S. Army… [where he]  spent a few years creating training films and pamphlets for the troops….” See full article on National Public Radio Commentary: We could […]

Timberlake Dental’s Version of “Call Me Maybe”

With all the excitement over the Olympics and the athletes’ versions of “Call Me Maybe” flooding Youtube, we decided that the world needed an example of a top Dental Team “Call Me Maybe” video! Don’t get your heart set on a professional performance – we just did it for fun.  We decided that I’d play […]

Doctors discover two teeth growing in woman’s eye

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from MSN.com “…Physicians discovered the 23-year-old had a tumor that had damaged her optic nerve. Oh, and they also found two fully formed teeth embedded into the tumor…” See full article on MSN.com Commentary: This was a case for a physician rather than a dentist – two teeth buried in […]

This miniature city is made of 100,000 staples

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Grist “Artist Peter Root’s “Ephemicropolis” looks like a miniature megacity — four inches tall and sprawling over 200 square feet. ..” See full article on Grist Commentary: Well, I’ll know what’s going on if staples start disappearing from the office!  I don’t think we have this many though!!  The video […]

Take a Trip Speeding Around The World in Under 5 minutes

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Kein Lam “17 Countries. 343 Days. 6237 Photographs. One incredible journey…” See full article on Kein Lam Commentary: This is a remarkable video.  Kein Lam is an artist who quit his job as a financial stragetist and, using his savings, traveled around the world in 2010 and 2011.  The […]

Tooth Sensitivity and Your Smile

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Best Dentist News “Every year, dentists all across the country hear complaints from their patients about tooth sensitivity…” See full article on Best Dentist News Commentary: When the gums recede, exposing tooth roots, tooth sensitivity can be experienced.  This is not uncommon, so a few tips on what this […]

When Your Family Member Does The Unthinkable

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from National Public Radio “At 5:45 a.m. on Friday, July 20, Arlene Holmes woke to the sound of the telephone… There had been a shooting in Aurora, Colo… Her 24-year-old son, James, was the suspect. Did she have a comment?…” See full article on National Public Radio Commentary: Your heart […]