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Meharry Medical College to Provide Free Dental Care to Hundreds at...

NASHVILLE, Tenn - Meharry Medical College will provide free dental services, including cleanings, extractions and fillings, to more than 200 uninsured Nashville residents as...

What is Endodontic Treatment?

Has your dentist ever told you that you need a root canal and you wondered what that meant?  If so, you are not alone,...

10K Black Men Sought for Study on Prostate Cancer

By Clint Confehr A $26.5 million study — it’s to examine genetic and environmental factors associated with aggressive prostate cancer in African American men —...

Smoking and Oral Health

It is common knowledge that smoking is bad for your health.  It is often overlooked the effects smoking has on the health of your...

AARP Poll: Majority of Caregivers With Family Suffering from Dementia,...

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia For family caregivers, the holidays can be a joyful time when spirits are lighter and it feels good to...

New Menu-Reading, Web-Based App Helps Visually Impaired

By Wiley Henry Reading the menu at a restaurant wouldn’t take much effort for most sighted diners. But for the blind and visually impaired, trying...

Dr. Paul Steps Down as Public Health Director

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — Ever adopt a dog or cat? Eaten at a local restaurant? Got your kids vaccinated so they could attend...

Earwax Protects Your Hearing Doctors Say

By Robert Preidt Trying to remove your earwax can lead to ear damage, doctors warn. The body produces earwax (or “cerumen”) to clean and protect ears. The wax collects dirt, dust...

Daily Habits than Can Stain Your Teeth

Your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you. If your smile isn’t as bright as you would like, it...

What Does Root Canal Treatment Involve

A root canal can be performed in one or two visits by an Endodontist and or a general dentist. A dentist may refer some...