Category Archive: Health

April 4, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , ,

The Different Types of Family Therapy Counseling

The Different Types of Family Therapy Counseling

Without meaning to, family members can cause each other a lot of pain. Worsened by the fact that each member feels entitled to a leeway because of their “good intentions” even when saying hurtful things, families sometimes throw themselves on the road to hell. Soon, the wounds fester, and the need for therapy becomes apparent for […]

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March 23, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Focus on: healing after dental implants

Focus on: healing after dental implants

Once someone has had their dental implants in Milton Keynes fitted, the major part of the process seems to be over. However, the healing stage is also vital when it comes to the long-term success of the treatment. This is when the body is accepting and integrating the dental implants so that they are secure […]

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March 23, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Can Secondhand Smoke Cause Heart Disease?

Can Secondhand Smoke Cause Heart Disease?

You probably know that smoking increases your risk for certain diseases like lung cancer and heart disease. But what about the smoke involuntarily inhaled from tobacco products smoked by other people? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), exposure to secondhand smoke can cause stroke and heart disease. Effects on Heart Secondhand […]

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March 16, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Teeth in a day with immediate load dental implants in St John’s Wood

Teeth in a day with immediate load dental implants in St John’s Wood

Tooth loss can be a very stressful experience. Losing one tooth will lead to further tooth loss unless careful consideration is given to tooth replacement. Modern dentistry offers many effective ways to replace teeth and dental implants are one of them. Patients who do not want to wait for months can now opt for immediate […]

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February 28, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , ,

Chemical Peels: A Way to Rejuvenate Your Skin

Chemical Peels: A Way to Rejuvenate Your Skin

Chemical peels are a popular way to banish blemishes, scars, and acne to enjoy clear, softer skin and a younger-looking complexion. They can treat unwanted freckles and UV damage in just a few dermatologist visits. A chemical peel involves putting a chemical solution on the skin. This causes the top layer of skin to blister […]

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The Deadly Complications of Being Overweight or Obese

There’s more to obesity than just having all that excess weight and fat on the body. When a person weighs more than 20% of his/her ideal weight proportionate to his/her height, this dramatically increases the risks of numerous health conditions, many of which are life-limiting. In other words, too much excess fat is deadly and is something […]

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February 23, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , , ,

How compression stockings help DVT patients

How compression stockings help DVT patients

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a condition in which a blood clot which forms in a vein, mostly in the legs. These clots cause swelling and pain occasionally and sometimes there are no symptoms at all. DVT can be caused if you don’t move for prolonged periods, such as recovery from surgery or air travel. […]

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February 22, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Disc Replacement Surgery: Spotlight on the Mobi-C

Disc Replacement Surgery: Spotlight on the Mobi-C

Your doctor might have suggested that you consider a Mobi-C procedure to help minimize that pain in your arm and/or other neurologic symptoms, like numbness or weakness. Essentially, Mobi-C is the first cervical artificial disc that the FDA approved for artificial disc replacement. It features a novel mobile-bearing technology that’s said to be “bone sparing”. […]

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February 13, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Are dental implants safe for pregnant women?

Are dental implants safe for pregnant women?

Dental implants have increased in popularity in recent years as the go-to solution for missing teeth. Through scientific research and clinical application, dental implants in Edinburghhave made a real difference in the lives of many patients. Unlike conventional tooth replacement options that simply sit on the gums, dental implants are anchored into the jawbone, creating […]

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February 1, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /  

Dental Implants in Farnham: Recovery and Aftercare

Dental Implants in Farnham: Recovery and Aftercare

Good oral hygiene must take place before, during, and after dental implant surgery to ensure their integration and longevity. Patients who have had dental implants are often concerned about what kind of maintenance their implants will require. Dental implants in Farnham need a clean environment in order to heal properly. In that respect, much of […]

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