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Bad habits. We don’t like to talk about them, but we all have them. So, what's yours? Or, if you had to guess what the most common one is, what would you say? If you guessed never putting down our ...

From people to pooches, the summer is hot for everyone. Since our furry loved ones carry a permanent fur coat on their backs year-round, they need extra attention to stay healthy and hydrated when ...

As the flu and cold season winds down, Banner Health has lifted visitor restrictions at all of its hospitals. Restrictions for the 2015-2016 cold and flu season were implemented in late December of ...

Influenza (also known as flu) is widespread in Arizona, with more flu cases being reported this season compared to last year, including two influenza-associated pediatric deaths. Both pediatric ...

The Pinal County Public Health District is proud to sponsor a free Diabetes Class at the San Tan Valley Public Health Clinic. The topic this March: Functional and Holistic Approach to Managing ...

Banner Ironwood Medical Center in San Tan Valley is hosting a free seminar on digestive health. Chances are you may not have “connected the dots” between your digestive system and feeling ...

If your dentist has ever recommended you receive a dental crown, it is great to know what a dental crown is and to be informed on what your options ...

A leading Obama administration health official says he doubts the United States is vulnerable to a widespread outbreak of a virus linked to a wave of birth defects in Brazil. Dr. Anthony Fauci says ...

Finding affordable dental services can be daunting for anyone. Job changes, retirement, or other life circumstances can often result in the loss of dental insurance and that means paying for dental ...

La Trim Plus, Jenesis and Oasis are among weight-loss products with undeclared drugs that federal health officials say consumers should stop using immediately to prevent possible life-threatening ...

Dental implants are a popular and effective way to replace missing teeth and are designed to blend in with your other teeth very naturally. This has made dental implants the most common solution for ...

Your oral health is more important than you might realize. It is important to know the facts about how the health of your mouth, teeth and gums can affect your general ...

It can be easy to be confused when it comes to understanding the truth about what causes cavities. My goal is to help patients understand the truth, as well as how to treat cavities, and prevent them ...

While human teeth are extremely strong, they can break, chip, or fracture. Teeth can crack when chewing ice or hard foods, or when biting on other hard objects. Teeth that have been previously ...

Dental insurance is one of the most valued benefits offered by employers. However, many employees do not understand their dental insurance policy and how the plan ...

Cosmetic Dentistry is a bit of a buzz word these days and is often used to describe dental services provided at various dental practices. But what is ...

It is widely known that BOTOX® is an effective method to counter wrinkles. BOTOX® works by blocking the nerves that contract muscles, softening the appearance of wrinkles. BOTOX® is effective at ...

According to the American Dental Association, there is recent good news about progress against cancer. It is now easier than ever to detect oral cancer early, when the opportunity for a cure is ...