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

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 11th, 2013 Edition Parents get alarmed when they start to notice that their toddlers are developing crowded teeth. The front teeth...

HEALTH: Dental Care for Children

By Dr. Matthew Weekes August 28th, 2013 Edition The human dentition has two sets of teeth. The first set is the primary or baby teeth which...

HEALTH: Dental Implants

By Dr. Matthew Weekes August 14th, 2013 Edition Dental implants are metal titanium cone shaped screw-like devices that are inserted into a prepared area in the...

HEALTH: Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Pain

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 31st, 2013 Edition The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) functions like a hinge between the upper stationary jaw and the movable lower jaw....

HEALTH: Nutrition and dental health

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 17th, 2013 Edition It is important to pay attention to good nutrition early in life. This is especially true for mothers...

HEALTH: Crown and Bridges

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 3rd, 2013 Edition A crown commonly called a cap is a dental restoration that is placed over a tooth that is...

HEALTH: Balanced Occlusion – A Key to Good Oral Health

By Dr. Matthew Weekes June 19, 2013 Edition Dental occlusion is defined as the contact be- tween teeth. It is the relationship between upper and lower...

Professional Development

The Power of Words

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Sometimes we dismiss or discredit the power of words as hocus pocus. But the recent celebration of Father’s Day underscored to me...

How to Manage Use of Our Time Effectively and Prioritize the Important Over the...

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON It seems nearly impossible these days to manage the use of our time effectively so that the things that matter most get...

How to Clarify What Is My Purpose

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Clarifying ‘what is my purpose’ is one of the biggest contentions people grapple with. If you’ve ever thought about this, you can probably...