Archive for June, 2016

Are YOU cleaning your teeth all wrong? From making small circular movements to brushing the tongue, experts give their 6 step guide to getting the perfect pearly whites

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Dailymail.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Leonid Mamchenkov “There is nothing as beautiful as a shiny white smile. Yet many of us fail to give our teeth the attention they deserve – or are unwittingly brushing our them in the wrong way. Failing to do this properly […]

6 signs of throat cancer you might ignore

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from msn.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – trench_mouth “Throat cancer often doesn’t cause symptoms until later stages, but sometimes it can, and early detection makes for more effective treatment. If you notice any of the following throat cancer symptoms, or if you have a history of smoking or […]

Are Smart Mouthguards The Solution To Sports-Related Concussions?

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from www.dogonews.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr -MartialArtsNomad.com “To try and combat this worrying trend, Kirkland, Washington, based i1 Biometrics has devised a smart mouthguard. Called Vector, it looks and feels just like a normal mouthguard, except for one thing – it is fitted with advanced accelerometers and gyroscopes, which […]

FDA to extend tobacco regulations to e-cigarettes, other products

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Www.CNN.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Fried Dough “(CNN)E-cigarettes and other tobacco products like premium cigars and hookahs will be regulated in the same way the government regulates traditional cigarettes and smokeless tobacco. Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell and the commissioner of the Food and Drug […]

The One Exam Every Man Needs to Have

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from MouthHealthy.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Phyllis Buchanan “Regular dental checkups are important for everyone, but they’re especially vital for men. Men are twice more likely to get oral cancer. Approximately 40,000 Americans are diagnosed each year with oral and pharyngeal (throat) cancers. According to the National Cancer […]

11 Surprising Reasons You Should Smile Every Day

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from HuffingtonPost.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Gordon “Our facial expressions do more than communicate our current mood — they have the ability to influence our mood as well. Emotions may originate in the brain, but the muscles in the face either reinforce or transform those feelings. Recent studies have […]

Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Obesity Promote Afib After Cardiac Surgery

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Getpocket.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Thomas Leuthard “Cleveland Clinic’s Sleep Disorders Center has developed a focus in the area of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and atrial fibrillation (AF), identifying a strong magnitude of association in large population-based studies published in 2006 and 2009. Our investigations have also […]

Chewing sugarless gum

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from mouthhealthy.org – Image Courtesy of Flickr -Linelle Photography “The chewing of sugarless gum increases the flow of saliva, which washes away food and other debris, neutralizes acids produced by bacteria in the mouth and provides disease-fighting substances throughout the mouth. Increased saliva flow also carries with it more calcium […]