Tag: "receding" at medical news
Tobacco chewers quit after "teachable moment" in dental chair
... they face up to the mouth sores, bleedinggums and receding
gums that are typically associated with smokeless tobaccouse." Smokeless tobacco has been strongly linked with cancer of the mouth andincreased risk of cancer of the vocal chords, "windpipe" and upper parts of thedigestive canal (i.e., larynx and e...
Drug trends among American teens
... 1997. In general, the usage statistics have been receding
since then, at least until 1999. Drugs which showed little change in use this year include marijuana, amphetamines, hallucinogens, tranquilizers, and heroin. Monitoring the Future is conducted at the U-M Institute for Social Research (ISR) and ...
Cost, availability of insurance and drugs top health care worries
...affordability of health care has risen again after receding
in the months following September 11. Sixty percent of the people surveyed in May/June 2002 were "not too satisfied" or "not at all satisfied" with the availability and affordability of health care, close to the 63 percent his poll found in April/May...
Lip piercing can lead to receding gums
...amined the association between tongue piercing and receding
gums, and oral piercing, typically involving the t...sociated with increased prevalence and severity of receding
gums, and increased time of wear is associated with increased prevalence of recession....