What is Teeth Whitening?

Teeth whitening is a cosmetic procedure that is used to make the surface of the teeth appear whiter. Although teeth whitening cannot turn the teeth brilliant white, it can be a very effective way of lightening the existing color, without causing any damage to the tooth’s surface. The effects of…

ADHD Causes and Risk factors

ADHD (short for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) encompasses a wide range of behavioural disorders characterized by lack of attention and concentration, hyperactivity and inability to control impulsivity. Causes of ADHD A parent of a recently diagnosed child may blame themselves or their parenting, but more often than not the cause…

Symptoms of Angina

Angina is commonly manifested as chest pain or discomfort in the chest. Angina is of two classical types – stable and unstable angina. Stable angina results from atherosclerosis and narrowing of the coronary arteries while unstable angina results from breakage of plaques or fatty deposits on the inside walls of…

Crestor

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. CRESTOR® DOC ID-001749028 V3.0 Rosuvastatin calcium Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some of the common questions people ask about CRESTOR. It does not contain all the information that is known about…

APO-Alendronate

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. APO-ALENDRONATE ONCE WEEKLY Alendronate sodium Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about alendronate. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking…

Quit smoking, your bladder will thank you

(HealthDay)—If you smoke, you significantly increase your odds of developing bladder cancer, experts warn. “Everyone knows smoking causes lung cancer, but they don’t always know about bladder cancer,” said Dr. Srinivas Vourganti, a urologist at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago who specializes in treating bladder and other urinary tract…