Health Buff

A 2007 Junk Sleep Study by the UK’s Sleep Council found that among one thousand children between ages twelve to sixteen surveyed, about thirty percent get just between four to seven hours of sleep. Around 30 to 40 percent of American adults have occasional insomnia while 10 to 15 percent…

Dental Implant

A healthy glow shows on the outside but it comes from what is going on inside your body. Good habits such as eating healthily, regular exercise and refraining from unhealthy activities such as heavy drinking and smoking will all show positively. However, we all have vices and some of us…

Woman at the Dentist

Our teeth should last a lifetime but it is easy to forget about them apart from a quick clean morning and night. Prevention is better than cure and having dental problems can have a significant impact on your quality of life. Effective care at home is essential for healthy teeth…

Worried woman feeling pain in her gums and some teeth areas

A dentist may recommend root canal treatment if the cause of tooth pain is an infection or extensive decay. The procedure is multi-step and requires the removal of the affected tooth pulp and may even include the nerve. After removing the infected parts, a practitioner must apply a sealant to…

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain illness that gradually impairs memory and thinking skills. This is more than just a simple case of forgetting things, as the illness negatively affects a person’s ability to accomplish even the simplest tasks and activities. Alzheimer’s disease also aggravates over time, with the sufferer…

Man in a sports attire taking a selfie

Some people might be overweight, but they would be quick to point out that they’re ‘fat but fit.’ Indeed, there are talks of the possibility of so-called ‘healthy obesity.’ In this era of advanced exercise techniques, equipment, and improved weight loss plans in Acton and elsewhere, the existence of such…

If you work in a nuclear facility, you certainly are aware of the health risks of the radioactive materials you are exposed. But that should not worry you too much. Why? The government, under Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA), has the responsibility to ensure you receive the…