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Teeth Whitening and the Facts You Need to Know

by Monica Quinn Teeth Whitening and the Facts You Need to Know Teeth whitening is one of the most popular dental treatments available today, but did you realize dentists only discovered teeth whitening accidentally?  Originally, dentists would treat gum disease with mouth rinse containing hydrogen peroxide and noticed that the patient’s teeth turned whiter when… Read More »

PCOS And Pregnancy: What You Need To Know

It’s arguably the most well-known hormonal disorder around and is estimated to affect up to to 10% of women. Alongside weight-management issues, acne, hair loss, hirsutism and an irregular menstrual cycle, one of the biggest concerns about PCOS is that it can impact fertility later in life. Here’s what you need to know: The basics… Read More »

Every Older Patient Has a Story. Medical Students Need to Hear It.

Whatever the cluster of second-year students at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York expected to hear from an 82-year-old woman — this probably wasn’t it. At first, Elizabeth Shepherd, one of several seniors invited to meet with future doctors in an anti-ageism program called “Introduction to the Geriatric Patient,” largely followed the script. As student… Read More »