New treatment for receding gums: No pain, lots of gain
BOSTON (July 1, 2009, 7 a.m. ET) Tufts dental researchers conducted a three-year follow-up study that examined the stability of a treatment option for receding
gums and found that complete root coverage the goal of the surgery had been maintained. This specific tissue regeneration application, ...
Healthy Gums and a Healthy Heart: The Perio-Cardio Connection
...ovascular disease evaluate the mouth for the basic signs of periodontal disease such as significant tooth loss, visual signs of oral inflammation, and receding
While additional research will help identify the precise relationship between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease, recent emphas...
New mtvU & Associated Press Poll Shows How Stress, the Economy & Other Factors are Affecting College Students' Mental Health
... Associated Press today revealed the results of a new poll examining the emotional health of college students as they face a global recession and a receding
job market, finding that more than half of college seniors are worried they won't be able to secure a job after graduation.
The study finds that ...
A healthy color
... 73 patients divided into three groups: healthy, those with gingivitis (bleeding of the gums) and those with periodontitis (bleeding of the gums and a receding
gum line). Color reaction was scored based on a color chart, and those scores were compared with scores from traditional clinical evaluation methods ...
Animal Rescue Operations Underway in Flooded Bihar, India
...r, IFAW team veterinarian. The team is also being
helped by volunteers from IFAW's Emergency Relief Network in India.
Although the water is slowly receding
and has drained out of several
villages in the two districts, the people are unable to return home. Locals
estimate the number of cattle in the area t...
Mouse Study Finds Molecule That Tells Hair to Grow
...fferent in their hair."
A series of complex molecular signals tell hair follicles to go through a cycle of follicle growing, hair growing, follicle receding
and hair receding, Crystal explained.
The same group of researchers had previously found that the protein laminin-511 was important to hair develop...
Study finds that discrimination varies by gender and race
...rmissible forms of discrimination, McCaffery said. We have found that, while discrimination in its traditional forms based on race and gender may be receding
somewhat, discrimination in other domains, as based on appearance, persists. Here we found that people are more willing to accept discrimination again...
Don't Let Hair Loss Tangle You Up: Dermatologists Can Identify Common Hair Disorders and Offer Solutions
referred to as male- or female-pattern hair loss) is a hereditary condition
that affects men and women. In male-pattern hair loss, a receding
is common, as well as hair loss on top of the scalp. Women, on the other
hand, typically maintain their frontal hairline but tend to have vis...
February is National Pet Dental Health Month
... important for owners to check
their pets often between visits for these warning signs:
-- Bad breath -- Tartar buildup on the teeth -- Swollen, receding
or bleeding gums -- Fractured or abscessed teeth -- Change in eating habits
A pet should be taken to a veterinarian immediately if it shows any of...
Dentists Take Dimmer View of Patients' Smiles
... alignment of their teeth; and the overall state of their smile.
Patients were also asked to indicate if they thought they had crooked teeth and/or receding
No photographs or mirrors were provided, as patients were asked to grade themselves from memory.
In addition, all the men and women also r...
Receding in Medical Technology
Is Your Hair Taking a Break?
...ferred to as androgenetic alopecia. While pattern hair loss affects both men and women, it is very different in women and does not display the classic receding
hairline or bald spot on top of the scalp as it does in men. In women, the frontal hairline is usually maintained, but there is visible thinning over ...
Receding in Medical Dictionary
...ea . ... Pyorrhea is a slowly progressing disease that can result in tooth loss if not treated. ... As pyorrhea progresses, a patient sees receding
gums, loose teeth, ... Read about home remedies for pyorrhea and pyorrhea treatments and also know more about pyorrhea cure with proven home...
...ll show bleeding on probing (BOP) and/or ... receding
gums refers to a loss of gum tissue resulting ...ief and Straightforward Guide: What Can I Do About receding
Gums ? ... Although receding
gums are typically a normal part of the aging ...
...nts(National Institute ... Fallacies about Gum Disease (American Academy of Periodontology) ... The effects of gum disease include swollen, receding
or bleeding gums. ... Gum disease is caused by plaque, a bacterial film that continuously forms around ... Answers to your questions about...
... to treat it. ... With male pattern baldness these hairs do not always get replaced and gradually ... Typical male pattern baldness involves a receding
hairline and thinning around ... In addition to genes, male-pattern baldness seems to need the male hormone, ... Alopecia is the medical term fo...
Receding in Biological News
Laughing hyenas, wailing levees, the sound of cheese and blaring bagpipes
...typically larger, stronger male counterparts -- though both groups perceive receding
sounds equally. Rhesus monkeys also spend less time looking at receding
sounds than approaching sounds. "These reactions are influenced by evolutio...
Is the Dead Sea dying?
... and found that the lake has lost 14 km3 of water in the last 30 years. The receding
water has left leveled sections on the lake's sides erosional terraces wh...lerated outflow of fresh water from surrounding underground water aquifers; receding
shorelines making it difficult for tourists to access the water for medicin...
ESA satellites focusing on the Arctic
...on and the Arctic Region'.
The policy highlights new opportunities in the region such as the opening up of long-sought transportation routes due to receding
ice. However, it focuses on the need to carry out these activities in a sustainable manner.
In situ research is difficult to carry out in Polar Reg...
Wetlands expert: China should think outside the flooding box with Three Gorges Dam
...tend over 400 square miles equivalent to the land area of Hong Kong. Then by summer the water level will drop 100 feet, and the cycle of flooding and receding
water will repeat every year after that.
The region will become home to an entirely new ecosystem as an unprecedented amount of water covers what u...
As Andean glacier retreats, tiny life forms swiftly move in, CU-Boulder study shows
...ropping in from tiny pockets of dirt wedged in the receding
glacier or blowing in as spores. Just three years...00 to 2005 on the Puca Glacier in Peru -- which is receding
uphill about 60 feet a year -- by collecting sampl...ession in soils near some of the highest-elevation receding
glaciers on Earth," wrote the team in Proceedings...
Successful series of measurements in Arctic sea ice
...trients into the seafloor. "For these purposes, we had to relocate the equipment anchored at the seafloor last year further to the North to follow the receding
ice, and to ascertain that they stood at least temporarily in the sphere of influence of the ice edge," reports Ingo Schewe, biologist at the Alfred W...
Want to save polar bears? Follow the ice
...ervation Society (WCS) is launching a bold initiative to save the Earth’s largest terrestrial predator, not by following the bears themselves, but the receding
sea ice habitat that may drastically shrink as a result of global warming. In a project named "Warm Waters for Cool Bears," WCS will use both current ...
Tendency to hair loss inherited from the mother
... It begins with receding
hairlines, the forehead becomes higher, the hair at the back of the man's head gets thinner and thinner. Every second man suffers from greater or less...
Receding in Biological Technology
Wyeth Announces Increase in Common Stock Dividend
...crease per share from the previous quarter
The dividend increase is a result of Wyeth's positive cash position,
strong operating cash flow, receding
diet drug litigation payments, and
management's confidence in both the short- and long-term growth prospects
for the Company. Wyeth's goal is to maint...
Wyeth Announces $5 Billion Share Repurchase Program; Declares Increase in Common Stock Dividend
...rchase program and the dividend increase are a
reflection of the strengthening of Wyeth's cash position, resulting from
strong operating cash flow and receding
diet drug litigation payments, as
well as management's confidence in both the short and long-term growth
prospects for the Company. Wyeth's goal is to...
Islands in the Clickstream: Digital Religion
...ntered the "person" of their guru or their god. Those gods were structured by the parameters of text, disclosing possibilities for human life that the receding
horizon of the text made available. Those possibilities literally did not exist in the world before writing.
Oral cultures have smaller vocabularie...