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Alternative Health and Dentistry Articles

How does a dentist tell where my cavities are?

This is an interesting question that I'm sure many people are wondering about. How does a dentist know you actually have ...
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Dementia and Estrogen

Is there a link between estrogen and dementia? Dr. Gillian Einstein of the University of Toronto thinks there could be. &q...
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Welcome, See Tat Phua R.Ac.

Welcome, See Tat Phua R.Ac. to WichDOC’s growing family of health practitioners! Dr. Phua specializes on all types o...
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Care for B.C. Seniors 6: Can You Afford It?

This 6th article and final article in our senior care series focuses on the cost of senior care. Rent at private, independ...
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Why does my tooth NOT hurt even though I have a cavity? Is the dentist lying to me?

One of my favorite sayings when my patients ask me this question is: “Cavities are like cancer. When it hurts, it&rsquo...
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How Can TCM Help with Dysmenorrhea?

Throughout the 9 years I have been practicing and teaching Traditional Chinese Medicine, I have noticed, especially in North ...
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Welcome, Ming Chen TCM.P.

Welcome, Ming Chen to WichDOC’s growing family of health practitioners! Dr. Chen has practiced over 30 years in acup...
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Care for B.C. Seniors 5: Residential Care and Assisted Living

This 5th article in our senior care series focuses on residential care and assisted living. The average wait to enter resi...
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Why does the dentist always run late??

This is, unfortunately, a very common scenario these days. It is, however, not confined to just dental offices. Physicians ar...
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Are Non-Drinkers More Likely to Get Dementia?

According to a major new study in the British Medical Journal, people who drink heavily are more likely to get dementia. That...
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