What exactly is oil pulling? If you been on Pinterest or the Internet in the last 6 months you have probably heard about oil pulling. Oil pulling is an ancient Ayurvedic procedure that is said to boost oral and overall health by withdrawing toxins.
The procedure is pretty straightforward: take... Read Full Post
In 1782 the American Bald Eagle was named the country’s official bird, and it has since become a beloved figure for residents throughout the U.S., though one increasingly difficult to spot in nature. Fortunately, the George Memorial Library will be hosting a display of photographs of American... Read Full Post
If you are looking to find some fun and educational ways to fill your kids’ last few weeks of summer break, not to mention to beat the heat with some air conditioned good times, look no further than the Houston Public Library, which is hosting a variety of activities for kids of all ages. Many of... Read Full Post
Do you think it is time your family add a new member to your household? Have your kids been begging for a pet to care for and love, and you think they’re finally ready for the responsibility? If so, Saturday, August 6, will provide a great chance to both fulfill your kids’ dream of pet ownership,... Read Full Post
Snoring might not seem like a dramatic health risk. In fact, besides an annoyed sleeping partner and perhaps a dry, sore throat in the morning, many patients don’t experience noticeable consequences of snoring, and therefore ignore it. The truth, though, is that snoring and its related disorder,... Read Full Post
A toothache is not a discreet malady. If you have one, you know. In fact, a sensitive tooth can make itself known so forcefully that some women consider it second only to childbirth in terms of pain. As pronounced as a toothache is, however, it is not a specific dental issue. Rather, tooth... Read Full Post
Not taking care of your mouth can have effects far more devastating than embarrassingly bad breath. Poor oral health is also the main cause for tooth decay and gum disease. Though most of us have been taught the basics of oral health care since childhood, many of us don’t always adhere to those... Read Full Post
Anglers, it’s time to gather your fishing supplies and friends, and to head out to the 41st Annual Fishing Show, which will take place Wednesday, March 16 through Sunday, March 20, 2016. This year’s event will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, a 200,000 square foot space... Read Full Post
Initially, the loss of a tooth can be a lot of things. For a kid it can mean excitement about feeling more grown up, and anxious anticipation at the arrival of a dollar in its place. But for adults, tooth loss can be a source of great frustration, embarrassment, and general anxiety. “What will I do... Read Full Post
This is exciting news! We now possess advanced technology to offer to our patients for early oral cancer detection.
The Identafi system is a small, cordless, handheld device and is designed for use in the offices of dentists, specialists and general practitioners to screen for oral cancer and pre-... Read Full Post
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