Author: Lonnie Sandlin

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Lifestyle

Dental Braces: Here Are Your Options

A report by the Pennsylvania Dental Association indicates that at least 4 million people in the US alone wear dental braces once in their lifetimes. The availability of braces in materials other than metal has contributed to its popularity. Unlike in the past, modern braces come in various sizes and […]

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Healthy Choices

7 Risk Factors for Venous Diseases

Having good health is one of most people’s priorities. Today, more and more people are getting conscious about their health decisions and their diets, which is good, considering that there are tons of temptations out there. There’s this thing called venous peripheral vascular disease which makes the blood have a difficult time finding […]

Wellness

Dentures: Completing Smiles for Better Confidence

There's a saying that goes like this: “A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.” This is true for people who are confident with their smiles. For people who don't have a complete set of teeth, however, smiling might be more like a challenge. Luckily, Mahoney Family Dentistry noted that many […]

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Talking Points

Healthy Tips to Deal with Your Grief

For most people, it’s normal to grieve after losing someone or something they cherished. Grief affects people in different ways. Common ways people express grief include feelings of sadness, anxiety, helplessness, and anger. But it’s possible to go through this process without doing harm to you and the people around […]

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Healthy Choices

Role of Clinical Trials in Drug Development

The primary purpose of a clinical trial is to test the effectiveness and safety of a drug or any medical device. Organizations conduct them under the aegis of the company manufacturing the drug or device. These trials include volunteers, doctors and other professionals such as nurses. Drug and device trials […]