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July 12, 2022
You need a root canal

When you hear the words, "You need a root canal," you are often gripped with fear and anxiety. The inside of your hands become clammy and the feeling of dread overcomes you. The response is usually, "I don't want a root canal, doc. I hear people have problems with them." Unfortunately, root canals have gotten ...
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September 05, 2011
Root canal myths

By Dr Andre Clarke

A root canal procedure is a treatment to repair and to save a badly damaged or infected tooth instead of removing it. In the past, if a patient had a tooth with a diseased nerve, he/she would most likely have to lose that tooth. In recent times, with root canal therapy, it is possible to save that tooth.

Inside of every tooth is the pulp (it provides nutrients and nerve fiber...

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December 12, 2016
Best standard of dental care

Periodontist Dr. Antoine Clarke is taking his view of dentistry to a whole new level with the addition of a cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) digital imaging that is increasingly being used by dental professionals for various clinical applications, including dental implant planning, visualization of abnormal teeth, evaluation of the jaws and face, cleft palate assessment, diagnosis of dental ca...

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November 01, 2016
Lenny Kravitz gives the gift of healthy smiles

Hundreds of Eleuthera residents are flashing bright, healthy smiles thanks to singer-songwriter Lenny Kravitz and the GLO Good Foundation who partnered once again to put on a free dental clinic in Gregory Town, Eleuthera.

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November 01, 2016
Lenny Kravitz promises: We're here to serve the people

HUNDREDS of Eleuthera residents are flashing bright healthy smiles thanks to world famous singer/songwriter Lenny Kravitz and the GLO Good Foundation that partnered once again to put on a free dental clinic in Gregory Town, Eleuthera.

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October 31, 2016
Lenny Kravitz gives the gift of healthy smiles to Eleutherans

Hundreds of Eleuthera residents are flashing bright healthy smiles thanks to world famous singer, songwriter Lenny Kravitz and the GLO Good Foundation who partnered once again to put on a free dental clinic in Gregory Town, Eleuthera.

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July 26, 2016
Are you lazy

I know a lot of lazy people.
They are people who would rather spend the day planted on the couch than anywhere else.
They are people who choose take-out over home cooked, every night of the week.
They are people who would rather have a root canal than go do a workout.
Sure, I know that we all have our occasional lazy day on the couch, but lately it seems that more and more people are turning lazin...

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April 22, 2014
Dentistry moves beyond pain relief

The pain associated with toothache has been described as excruciating by those persons who have been afflicted. In years past, once the rotting tooth had decayed to the point that the pain was unbearable, dentists simply extracted the tooth. However, with dentistry evolving as much as it has, people faced with dental problems now have more options -- not only to relieve the pain, but to fix the pr...

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February 25, 2014
Brush your teeth for overall health

You've probably been brushing your teeth for as long as you can remember, but approximately 85 percent of all people brush incorrectly according to Dr. Alia Campbell, who practices out of the Center for Specialized Dentistry.
She said that most don't have the time to spare to brush properly, or the time that they do have to spare, they don't allocate enough to the tooth-brushing process.
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May 14, 2013
Still waiting for Freedom of Information

In October 2011, the long-awaited and long-promised Freedom of Information (FOI) Act was tabled in the House of Assembly, years after it was promised. It was supposed to be enforced by July 1 the following year. Parliament finally passed the FOIA near the end of the Ingraham administration's term; however, the legislation did not have an enforcement date.
Nonetheless, we are still waiting.
Last mo...

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