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What are the Stages of Gum Disease? | Western Dental

What are the Stages of Gum Disease? | Western Dental

gum disease or Periodontitis is present in 75 percent of the adult population and can exist in varying stages of severity The presence of gum disease is determined during a routine Periodontal Exam which includes a gentle probing of the area between teeth and gums or gum pocket to measure the depth of the pocket […]

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I Have An AutoImmune Disease

– I have lupus. – I have type one diabetes. – I have Hashimoto’s. – I have ankylosing spondylitis and Crohn’s disease. One day, it was December 19th like I’ll never forget it and I just woke up and my right foot was really swollen. – Honestly throughout my life I’ve had like health issues, […]

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Alzheimer’s Disease and Infection Research | PCOM

♪ [music] ♪ We’re studying Alzheimer’s disease and particularly infection in Alzheimer’s disease, specifically in the older population. What we have found is actually novel, and that is a particular type of infection of respiratory pathogen, called Chlamydia pneumoniae, that has been found in Alzheimer brain tissues. Because we found it in these tissues, we […]

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Genetics, epigenetics and disease

>>Ladies and gentlemen welcome to the 2013 Royal Society GlaxoSmithKline Prize Lecture. I’m Jean Thomas, I’m the Biological Secretary and I have the housekeeping duties of asking you to turn off your mobile phones, please, because the lecture is being recorded and webcast. And also, to tell you in the that actually, I hope, unlikely […]

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Top 10 Weirdest Diseases

Good morning, John. Good news for self-employed people with chronic pre-existing conditions, like myself. Soon, insurance companies will not be able to be biased against you for having even the bizzarest of pre-existing conditions. Today I wanted to bring you the top 10 weirdest diseases that I could find on the Internet! In no particular […]

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Living with Polycystic Kidney Disease

IT IS A DEVASTATING DISEASE THAT HAS NO TREATMENT OR CURE AND EFFECTS MILLIONS OF PEOPLE WORLDWIDE. WE ARE TALKING ABOUT POLYCYSTIC TO THE DISEASE. JOINING US NOW IS SOMEONE WHO’S HERE TO SHARE HER SURVIVAL STORY. THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE. GOOD MORNING. TELL US ABOUT YOUR STORY AND WHAT YOU WANT TO DO […]

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How Dangerous Is Lyme Disease?

How Dangerous Is Lyme Disease?

Summer is on it’s way and that means more sun, more heat, and unfortunately, more ticks. Hey everyone Julia here for DNews Lyme disease is weird, mysterious, and can be pretty stubborn. Every tick season 300,000 Americans will become infected according to The U.S. Centers for Disease Control. The symptoms are similar to a flu […]

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