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  1. Jurisdictions of the jaw

    Posted Feb 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Elaine Yau elaine.yau@scmp.com If you feel pain in your jaw, what kind of specialist should you see? Most people would turn to either an ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist or a head ... remains scant. '[Those with oral and jaw ailments] often come to us after numerous referrals, which waste time and money,' says James Chow Kwok-fai, president of the Hong Kong ...

  2. Clicky jaw

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Margaret Cheng

    ... Margaret Cheng With all the feasting going on around Lunar New Year, one set of muscles that need to be in good shape are your jaw muscles. A 'clicky jaw'- a clicking noise when you eat, a feeling the jaw has 'popped out of its joint, or pain around the jaw joint, which is the facial area around your ears- is often caused by tempero-mandibular joint (TMJ) ...

  3. Protruding teeth 'must be fixed at young age'

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... occurring in the upper jaw, could increase the risk of periodontal disease, change a patient's facial shape and, in more serious cases, affect speech, the Society of Orthodontists said. Some ... in the nasal cavity stimulates growth of the upper jaw, a lack of it might lead to a smaller jaw, with insufficient space for teeth to grow, he said. He suggested parents bring their children ...

  4. Worrying symptoms

    Posted Jul 29th 2005, 12:00am by Lara Tabac

    ... Lara Tabac Physical Muscle tension, backache, headaches, exhaustion, upset stomach, ulcers, hair loss, irregular heartbeat, shortness of breath, chest pains, sweaty palms, skin problems, jaw pain, reproductive problems, feeling rundown and getting more colds and flu. Psychological Sleep disturbances, depression, anxiety, panic. Behavioural Poor concentration, lethargy, ...

  5. Patient therapy

    Posted May 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... such as tremors in the hands, arms, legs, jaw and face. ...

  6. Watch out for the warning signs

    Posted Feb 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the upper body. Symptoms can include pain or discomfort in one or both arms, the back, neck, jaw or stomach; shortness of breath with or without chest discomfort. Other signs may include breaking ... to experience some other common symptoms, particularly shortness of breath, nausea/vomiting, and back or jaw pain. What to do Even if you're not sure it's a heart attack, have it checked out. ...

  7. Brand story: Transformulas

    Posted Jun 26th 2007, 12:00am by Susan Schwartz

    ... Within minutes, the skin around the eyes is lifted and the jaw line tightened. Chapman says that one of the reasons she started the line is because she's scared of needles. 'I have ... with eyeseryl can be used as a makeup primer and is especially effective at lifting tired jaw lines, defining bone structure and reducing eye puffiness and dark circles. Eyeseryl is said to increase ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    That makes two of us: How bioengineers are using 3D printing to create body parts

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by DAVID TAN

    ... woman, whose chronic bone infection had destroyed her lower jaw, was able to eat and speak again with a 3-D printed prosthetic jaw made from 33 layers of titanium powder that were heated, fused ...

  9. Dentist guilty of professional misconduct over cancer patient

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... part of the tooth remained in her jaw. Disciplinary hearing chairman Chan Cho-yee said that although Dr Chung testified that Ms Chan had refused his offer of referral, the refusal was not shown ... the radiographs taken on July 31, 2003, and August 1, 2003, showed three-quarters of the tooth was left in Ms Chan's jaw, not the 'root fragment' that Dr Chung suggested. ...

  10. Dentists offer free check-ups

    Posted Sep 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... 'Most only visit the dentist when there is an emergency - a really bad toothache or a big lump in their jaw. But preventive dentistry is more important.' Dr Lo said the free oral ...




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