Predicting the future is always a dubious endeavor. If I could really do it, I might have a slightly different job. Nonetheless, it is worth considering where we were not long ago and where we might be in the future.
It's that time of year again — time for ghosts, witches and goblins. Halloween can be quite overwhelming, especially when you see all that candy in the store — and then in your home. However, there are a few “treats” & “tricks” your family can try to ensure your Halloween is a healthy one.
As many of you know, October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. And while you may already have your pink ribbon, I thought I’d take this opportunity to bend your ear about the facts.
Cleft lip and palate is a congenital malformation effecting the bones, teeth, soft tissues and musculature of the middle portion of face. Treatment for cleft lip and palate requires correct timing and coordination of treatment between a team of health professionals, including plastic and reconstructive surgeons, orthodontists, pediatric dentists and otolaryngologists. NasoAlveolar Molding (NAM) is a treatment procedure usually performed by a dental profession prior to the time the plastic and reconstructive surgeon performs the primary cleft lip and nose repair.