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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Oral Examination

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 10th, 2014 Edition There are basically three types of examination done by the dentist. 1. Emergency exam 2. Specific exam 3. Complete exam All require...

Dental Care for Children

By Dr. Weekes August 27th Edition The human dentition has two sets of teeth. The first set are the primary or baby teeth which are followed...

HEALTH: Dentures

By Dr. Matthew Weekes June 4th, 2014 Edition Implants are best for replacing missing teeth, followed by bridges. However the lack of ideal conditions and cost...

HEALTH: Headaches and TMJ

By Dr. Matthew Weekes January 29th, 2014 Edition Dental treatment can be helpful in the prevention, treatment and elimination of many of the severe headaches that...

HEALTH: Cosmetic Dentistry

By Dr. Matthew Weekes December 4th, 2013 Edition The main focus in the practice of cosmetic dentistry is to create a beautiful, pleasing smile in both...

HEALTH: Early treatment is key for deformed jaws and crooked teeth

By Dr. Matthew Weekes November 20th, 2013 Edition Parents get alarmed when they start to notice that their toddlers are developing crowded teeth. The front teeth...

HEALTH: The Effects of Smoking on Your Health

By Dr. Matthew Weekes November 6th, 2013 Edition Your dentist has the opportunity to observe and evaluate the detrimental oral effects of smoking in the initial...

HEALTH: Dental mercury fillings controversy

By Dr. Matthew Weekes October 23rd, 2013 Edition Silver fillings have been used by dentists worldwide for the last 150 years on poste- rior and anterior...

HEALTH: Root Canal Therapy

By Dr. Matthew Weekes October 9th, 2013 Edition In the past toothaches resulted in the extraction of the offending teeth. For many this was the only...

HEALTH: Dentures

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 25th, 2013 Edition Implants are the best option for replacing missing teeth, follow by bridges. However lack of ideal conditions and...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....