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  1. 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 ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health - CASE HISTORY

    Case History: Bone disease that works undercover

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by Eileen Aung-Thwin

    ... cases. Hence, once Wang was on the drug, she would have to go for check-ups twice a year and be on the lookout for complications such as pain in the jaw, hip, or abdomen. Wang could only start ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health

    Sudden cardiac arrest: tracking a silent killer

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... symptom of chest pain extending to the upper jaw and arms- always mentioned by people and the media- is only seen in very few people. Any kind of [discomfort] can be a sign of heart attack, like ...

  4. A fresh spin on self-preservation

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... loss. What is PRP? Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treatments have been used by plastic and maxillofacial (mouth, jaw and neck) surgeons for more than two decades to improve the healing of wounds ...

  5. Regular dental regimen can prevent major problems

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Periodontitis, a disease of the gum and tissue attaching teeth into sockets of the jaw, is one of the most common dental problems found in pets. In the early stages, it shows up as redness of the gums, ...

  6. Fume free but still hard bitten

    Posted Apr 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ), where the constant act of chewing wears away the cartilage in the jaw, causing pain and sometimes severe headaches. Nicotine can also cause cancerous changes ...

  7. How to face down a killer

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... that he could not open his mouth as wide as before. The trauma to the face and jaw muscles from the surgery restricted the range of his jaw's movement, but this minor inconvenience only meant ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Magazines - Faces - MEN’S SKINCARE

    Chemical reactions

    Posted Mar 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... massage techniques are used during the 60-minute treatment with a focus on relieving tension around the jaw and scalp. 2132 0011, www.mandarinoriental.com/landmark/spa/ Joyce Grooming Signature ...

  10. Give me strength: kettlebell sessions lift the intensity

    Posted Mar 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... now-obvious physical changes: visibly slimmer body, sharper jaw line, leaner legs, and an impressive eight-pack starting to peek through. In addition to the four weekly sessions at Pure Fitness ...




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