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10 Things You Should Know About Your Teeth

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10 Things You Should Know About Your Teeth

10 Things You Should Know About Your Teeth By Heather Mitchell 1) To properly remove plaque buildup you should brush at least two times a day for at least 2-3 minutes at each brushing to stimulate the gums. The brushing should be concentrated against the gum line, gently (if too much pressure is applied when brushing the gums can recede and enamel can become weakened) more...

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10 Things You Should Know About Syphilis

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10 Things You Should Know About Syphilis

10 Things You Should Know About Syphilis by Nguyet Truong Syphilis is a sexual transmitted disease that is caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. Syphilis was very rampant in the U.S. and was quickly becoming an epidemic until the introduction of penicillin in the 1940’s. The disease developes in three stages; the first is marked by a chancre, followed by more...

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10 Things You Should Know About Strep Throat

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10 Things You Should Know About Strep Throat

10 Things to Know about Strep Throat by Megan McQuillen 10.  What is strep throat? Strep throat is an infection of the tonsils and the throat, causing inflammation and redness. If left untreated, it can spread and cause infections in the heart.  9. What causes strep throat? Strep throat is caused by a group of bacteria known as Streptococcus. 8. How is strep more...

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10 Things You Should Know About Skin Cancer

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10 Things You Should Know About Skin Cancer

10 Things You Should Know About Skin Cancer by Melisa Ferhatovic             Since the skin is the most visible organ of the human body, anything abnormal is easily distinguished. If you notice changes in the color, tone, or condition of your skin, chances are a disease is lurking right around the corner. A simple change in the color of a mole can lead to a more...

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10 Things You Should Know About Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

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10 Things You Should Know About Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

10 Things You Should Know About Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) by Alyssa Bacher  SAD is associated with the daylight, not the temperature.  Seasonal Affective Disorder (S.A.D) is a form of depression associated with the lack of natural light during the winter months. A lack of natural sunlight increases the body’s melatonin production, which regulates more...

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