While it may be hard to believe, the earliest version of modern dental implants first appeared back in 600 A.D., according to the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID).
Luckily, modern prosthodontics has come a long way since that time. Today, dental implants are the most common and one of the most popular patient options for replacing missing teeth.
Ovarian cancer is the fifth most deadly form of cancer that strikes women. The numbers are particularly depressing in this area: In 2020, an estimated 21,750 women will receive a diagnosis of ovarian cancer. Unfortunately, an estimated 13,940 women will succumb to the disease. Ovarian cancer is known for hitting older women.
Though most women dread menopause, this transition is normal, healthy, and unavoidable. If you haven’t had a period for one year, this is a clear indicator that you’ve reached menopause. Pregnancy and illness are exceptions to this rule. If you’ve missed a period here and there and suspect that you’re headed for menopause, here are some symptoms that’ll confirm your suspicions.
Colon cancer is a form of the dangerous disease that develops in the large intestine. The disease typically begins with a group of cells collecting inside the colon to form polyps. If these polyps are left untreated for an extended period of time, then they will naturally morph into cancer cells. This is why it is very important to diagnose and treat colon cancer as soon as possible.
Dry eyes are a common problem that can happen to anyone. Regardless if the condition is caused by environment or biology, this can be an uncomfortable situation. Dry eyes can cause discomfort and pain if not properly remedied.
As a nation, we’ve been grappling with lifting COVID 19 restrictions for the sake of the economy. Experts have now likened the virus to a ship chugging along slowly, increasing to its maximum sustaining speed. Once more attributed to the reopening of America, especially at a time of year when travel is high, and everyone wants to experience summer fun after a lengthy lockdown.