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4 Things To Know Before You Get Your New Bite Plate

Orthodontic devices are a fact of life for many teenagers and adults, but the process of getting them fitted can be confusing and cause frustration if you're not aware of the purpose for each component. If your orthodontist has told you that you need a bite plate for your mouth, here are four things to know that will help you understand just what to expect with this treatment. 1. They Treat Overbites -- Bite plates are removable dental devices that have a strong acrylic surface that attaches to the roof of your mouth with the aid of wire clasps at the both sides that fit over your top back teeth. Read More 

Why you Should Take your Child for a Hepatitis B Vaccine

Hepatitis B is a type of viral infection that targets the liver. The infection can cause inflammation, leading to widespread liver scarring. This can disrupt liver function. Children can get hepatitis B during or after birth. Contact with infected persons also makes them prone to the infection if they are not vaccinated. A child may not have any symptoms after they contract hepatitis B, making it difficult for parents and doctors to catch it and treat the symptoms. Read More 

Alleviate Your Child’s Dentist Terror

A fear of the dentist is so common that it does not surprise us at all to see a grown adult run out of a dentist's waiting room in a movie or film. If going to have your teeth checked for cavities is so rough on an adult, what must it be like for a little child? Small children can be quite fearful about going to the dentist, but as their parent, you can take steps to make sure that they are confident about going to the dentist's office. Read More 

After Your Caesarean - Two Safe Ways To Resume Exercising At The Gym

If your child was recently born by Caesarean, you are among 33% of Australian women who have also done so. When you are feeling strong enough, and you have received the go ahead from your doctor, it is time to return to the gym. Here are two safe ways that you can ease back into regaining your strength, and your waistline, using the fitness equipment available to you there. Treadmill Read More 

Staying in a Medical Centre in Beenleigh

If you or a relative has the need for a medical centre in Beenleigh, then either you or your relative is ill or concerned about their health. Do not let your worries trump your rights as a patient. As the old saying goes, "The squeaky wheel gets the grease." Essentially, that means that the more vocal you are about your wants and needs the more apt you are to receive the amenities that will make you feel safer and more comfortable during your stay. Read More