2014

Five Reasons Why You Should Take Your Kids To A Pediatric Dentist

You know the importance of regular dental cleanings and exams for your children, but did you know that the dentist you choose for their oral care is just as important as the care itself? While taking the kids to your dentist may be most convenient and familiar course of action, the better move may be to find a pediatric dentist. Here are five reasons why. 1. Advanced training Pediatric dentists are not just dentists who enjoy treating children.

Post-Pregnancy Exercise Tips: Ease Knee Joint Tension With Peppermint Massage Oil

If you recently started a weight training program at home to lose weight or to strengthen your muscles after giving birth, you may experience stressed knee joints. Although your knees may eventually get used to the new exercise program, you can use massage oils to help ease the tension in them. Peppermint oil is one essential oil you can use alone, or you can add it to your bath water. Here's what you need to know about peppermint oil, its benefits and precautions.

Battle Of The Blackheads: Three Ways You May Be Giving Your Acne The Upper Hand

You wake up. You line up a myriad of infantry fighters at the sink: benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, exfoliators, jojoba oil, washcloths, and makeup. This is your daily battle--your fight against acne. While this routine is definitely giving you a leg up over the enemy, there are somethings you are doing throughout the day that are causing your side to fail, and inevitably suppling the acne with fresh troops for the fight.

What To Do Before Cataract Surgery To Reduce Complication Risks

If you have a cataract surgery planned with your eye doctor, then you want your procedure to go as smoothly as possible. Cataract surgeries are generally quick and simple procedures, and the use of lasers and ultrasonic equipment reduce risks and complications. You can reduce the mild risks and complications as much as possible before the procedure by doing a few simple things. Keep reading to find out what some of these things are.