When Is a Broken Tooth a Dental Emergency?

A broken tooth can have a considerable impact on your appearance, especially when that tooth is in your smile zone. Depending on what you do for a living, this in itself could constitute a dental emergency—a cosmetic one. However, in terms of your dental health, breaking a tooth isn't necessarily a serious issue. It depends on several factors. If you have just broken a tooth, use the following information to determine if you need to book yourself an appointment with an emergency dentist. [Read More]

Better, Same or Worse—Comparing Branded and Generic Pharmaceuticals

When shopping for medication, it can seem like a tough choice between quality and budget. While branded medications appear to have the track record and the pull of a large marketing budget, generic medications are typically more affordable. Typically, when people talk about generic pharmaceuticals, they're referring to any branded or unbranded version of the medication that isn't produced by the company that initially researched it. This can get a little confusing because when discussing other products, the term 'generic' usually means only the unbranded versions. [Read More]

What Do You Need to Consider When Booking a Dental Patient?

Attending to patients and finishing with them on time is how you will be successful because you can project how many you will have that day. As a dentist, you need to schedule patients properly, and if not done properly, you can be under a lot of stress. There are a lot of things that go on in an office and you need to focus on them instead of a messed-up schedule. [Read More]

Three Ways Massages Reduce Inflammation in Sports Injuries

If you regularly engage in a sports activity of any kind, you've probably encountered an injury. From sprains and strains through to muscular tears, soft tissue injuries can see you disengage from your activity of choice. If you're experiencing pain and you don't want to over-rely on painkillers, it's worth considering massage therapy. It tackles pain from sports injuries by reducing inflammation, and you may find the way it achieves this quite interesting. [Read More]