Articles by Dental
Australian Insurers Cover Procedures Done Overseas
January 16 2015 4:05 PM
Because of the rapid pace of growth of medical tourism, Australian insurers are starting to cover medical procedures done abroad. Yearly, about 25,000 Australians undergo cosmetic procedures overseas valued at $300 million, experts said.
Human Cremations Result In Release Of Toxic Mercury
January 14 2015 5:19 PM
Environmental campaigners are of the belief that emissions of mercury during cremations contribute to pollution.
Man Arrested For Armed Robbery In Flying Angel Club At Queen Victoria Street
January 09 2015 10:08 AM
A man took property and cash from the Fremantle pub in a dramatic armed robbery.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon November 24, 2014
November 24 2014 9:06 PM
Australian shares have surged on Monday with the ASX 200 Index up 1.1 per cent and closing above 5350pts. A surprise rate cut by China's central bank on Friday has led the mining and energy producing companies higher. This follows five consecutive days of weakness from local shares; the worst week in Australia since June 2013.
Charlie Sheen Allegedly Sued For Sexual Assault Of A Dental Technician
October 05 2014 1:38 PM
Charlie Sheen had a serious meltdown at the dentist's clinic on a recent visit.
5 Ways to Whiten Your Teeth Using Household Products
September 01 2014 12:32 PM
Before you decide to seek professional help (which can be expensive), try these remedies straight out of your home.
Asylum Seekers Demand Compensation From Australia for Neglect and Poor Healthcare
August 27 2014 1:54 PM
Asylum seekers detained on Christmas Island have filed a case against Australia for neglect and poor medical service. They demand compensation from the government.
Colgate Total: The Only Absolutely Safe Toothpaste Approved by FDA That Treats Gingivitis and Plaque and Doesn't Cause Cancer
August 22 2014 12:34 PM
A certain chemical in Colgate Total that causes cancer is neither based on facts nor science.
Soft Drinks, Fruit Juices Can Cause Immediate Permanent Tooth Decay, Warn Experts
August 14 2014 2:11 PM
Soft drinks, fruit juice and other sports beverages with high levels of acid can lead to permanent tooth decay or tooth erosion, revealed a study conducted by the Craniofacial Biology Research Group at the University of Adelaide in Australia.
New Zealand's Labour Party Plays Health Card to Woo Grey Voters
August 12 2014 2:22 PM
Senior voters are happy as healthcare costs are becoming unaffordable.
232 Teeth Extracted from a Teenager: World Record
July 24 2014 3:29 PM
A 17-year-old boy, Ashiq Gavai of Buldhana, India, was experiencing tremendous pain in his jaw for eighteen months; after the seven hour surgery, the doctors were dumbfounded by the outcome. They had removed a lot of teeth from the molar and on count they found out that the total number was 232. The doctor herself said, "The fact that it was coming from a single molar was very unique."
Loom Band Craze: Prince William and Kate Wear Bracelet, $310k Loom Dress Sold in eBay and Dad Making World record
July 15 2014 4:00 PM
From celebrities being spotted wearing loom bands, mothers making dress out of loom bands to dad making world record, Loom Band craze is becoming highly contagious
Biting Your Nails Can Cause Some Scary Health Issues: Experts Find
July 15 2014 3:37 PM
Biting Your Nails can cause some Scary Health Issues: Experts Find
New British Technology Ditches Dentist’s Drill
June 17 2014 8:35 AM
Many people who harbor fear of the dentist carry their phobia into their adult years because of the extreme pain caused by the dentist's drill, which they experienced during childhood visits to the tooth doctor.
Viral Video: Strippers Promote Australian Dental Association 2015 National Congress Wearing Undies Almost as Thin as Dental Floss
April 01 2014 10:41 AM
The Australian Dentists Association is red-faced over a burlesque video which was uploaded on YouTube, the group's Web site and other social media accounts and created a furor.The 29-second clip was actually part of the entertainment number at the Dentists' Late Night show held in Melbourne at the 2013 Australian Dental Congress. It featured female strippers, wearing underwear that the Daily Mail described as "not much thicker that dental floss."
'My Five Wives' Revelations And Episode 2 Airdate: Meet the Controversial Wives Married to Polygamist Brady Williams
March 11 2014 7:18 PM
As "The Bachelor" comes to end get ready for your next favorite reality show TLC's "My Five Wives". The show which premiered on March 10 and was marred by various controversies due its concept of polygamy.
'King of Pop' Has a Doppelganger? Find Out Who He Is!
March 10 2014 5:03 PM
Michael Jackson has a love child as reports of a 31-year old singer surfaced.
Officials Maintain Nuclear Leak from New Mexico Plant Poses No Health Risk Despite Elevated Levels of Radiation in the Air
February 26 2014 5:17 PM
Officials from the U.S. Department of Energy continued to maintain the nuclear leak that came out from a nuclear waste plant in New Mexico poses no hazards to the health of nearby residents, even as levels of airborne radioactivity had been found to be "slightly elevated."
Japan’s Fang Crooked Teeth Craze, Is Australia Ready for this?
February 10 2014 4:47 PM
In Japan, women were paying hundred of dollars to have crooked fang like teeth
Sydney Dental Clinics Exposed 1000 Patients to HIV, Hepatitis
January 17 2014 4:02 PM
Patients of two dental clinics in Sydney may have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis and other infectious diseases. About 980 patients received letters in January from Sydney's local health district informing them of a possible "low risk" infection if they had undergone treatment between Aug. 2002 and Aug. 2013.