By SUSAN DONALD, DC
THE Cancer Society of the Bahamas is clarifying information that appeared in a recent media report about genetic testing for breast cancer.
Desquamation is the body’s natural process of exfoliation, or the shedding of dry, old, hardened skin cells so new cells can come to the surface. In an oily skin condition, desquamation can be slowed, as oily skin acts as a glue that holds dead skin cells to the surface. This can contribute to clogged follicles, leading to the build-up of acne bacteria which stimulates the production of breakouts.
By Dr Christie Prosper
By JEFFARAH GIBSON
THE medical health writer Dr Joseph Mercola publishes articles on root canal therapy several times a year. In his articles, he advises all his readers never to have a root canal therapy performed.
FOR the first time ever, the Ranfurly Homes For Children played host to a Love That Child Walkathon and Fun Run last Saturday.
MAINTAINING a skin care routine is not only vital to great looking skin on your wedding day, it also provides a perfect canvas for flawless makeup
YOUR brain “talks” with the rest of your body through a vast communications system mostly made up of nerves.
Whether you have type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes, high blood sugar can affect your entire body, including your mouth.
MORE than 400 Bahamians came out to support the second annual ACE Diabetes Get On Track Expo last Saturday.
MOST laymen refer to orthodontics as “braces for teeth.”
FOLLOWING the success of its inaugural event last year, ACE Diabetes is set to launch the second annual Get on Track Expo with the same theme: “Prevent and Protect”.
By SARAH BEEK