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Oral Care Should Start an Early Age: Prepping Your Child for a Dental Visit

Posted: Mar 5, 2015 at 2:01 pm   /   Health

Some children believe in the power of the Tooth Fairy, but not so much in its real-life counterpart  the dentist. As they grow up, some children often feel anxious when parents take them out for a dental check-up. They tend to associate dental visits with pain instead of comfort and care. This, in turn, […]

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Missed Near Misses: Why Workers Refuse to Report Near Misses

Posted: Feb 27, 2015 at 9:15 am   /   Health

Reporting near misses is important. It allows site managers to identify hazards—why and how they happened—and take the appropriate corrective steps to keep other possible serious incidents from happening in the future. The problem, though, is the difficulty of keeping accurate track of near misses. The problem becomes even more serious when workers refuse to […]

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Ending a Diet Program

Posted: Feb 27, 2015 at 4:54 am   /   Health

Reaching a healthy weight is a struggle for many. The decision to stop losing weight, however, can also be troublesome. For most people, dieting is the sole solution to achieve a healthy body weight. Almost everyone, particularly women, have gone or tried to practice a type of diet in their lives. Dieting has become an […]

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The Necessity of Health Insurance for Hong Kong’s Expats

Posted: Feb 27, 2015 at 2:26 am   /   Health

Hong Kong continues to be an attractive hot spot for expatriates. Every year, thousands migrate to this special administrative region to live a different life from their home countries. But when you’re an expat in HK, you need to have a health insurance policy. Why? These reasons justify the need for expatriate health insurance plans […]

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Debunking the Most Common Myths About Bad Breath

Posted: Feb 5, 2015 at 1:34 am   /   Health

Not everything you know about bad breath (halitosis) could be true. Many misunderstandings and beliefs have surfaced through the years and you could be relying on information that doesn’t have a solid basis. Here are some of the most common myths that you should stop believing: Myth 1: You can smell your breath by cupping […]

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Cleanup Checkup: The Essential Checklist of Home Maintenance

Posted: Jan 9, 2015 at 5:56 am   /   Health

Every responsible homeowner knows how important it is to conduct a regular maintenance of a home. Keeping your residence clean and safe should always be on top of the list. In fact, it should be part of your daily routine. Jot down the regular tasks for each week. To help you with this task, here […]

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Oral Cancer: Do Most People Endure Symptoms Before Seeking Help?

Posted: Dec 24, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Health

Cancer fills many people with distress and anxiety. In fact, some people consider getting cancer as one of their major fears. You have already heard of cancer affecting lungs and breasts. But, the disease can occur in the mouth as well, affecting the throat, lips, tongue and cheeks. In the United Kingdom, oral cancer is […]

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The Perfect Vision: Do You Have It?

Posted: Dec 10, 2014 at 2:57 am   /   Health

In Australia, eye doctors use the term 6/6 vision (20/20 in the US) to describe a person’s eyesight. Most people believe that this is the perfect vision. The 6/6 measurement, however, only indicates the normal vision acuity or sharpness measured from a distance of 6 metres. Vision like this means you can clearly see what […]

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5 Problems Often Encountered by Women with Smaller Bust Sizes

Posted: Dec 3, 2014 at 6:47 am   /   Health

Beauty is defined in many ways across the globe, but one outstanding thing shared by many cultures is an appreciation for women with bigger breasts. It is a reality in many places—women with bigger boobs are often the centre of attention. Not to say that women with smaller breasts are not beautiful, but man struggle […]

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Fad for Fat: The Repercussions of Crash Dieting

Posted: Nov 20, 2014 at 12:35 am   /   Health

Despite obesity reaching alarming rates in many regions of the world, there are still many people who find ways to preserve their health. Sadly, some resort to easy ways, which many health experts consider as a deliberate decision to cheat on their body. “Healthy eating” fads may help you lose weight in almost no time, […]

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