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"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

Swishing With Oil for Oral Health: Not Recommended

miamidentist
  • By miamidentist · Posted March 21, 2014
  • Discussion in In the news · 0 replies
  • Oil pulling—the Ayurvedic practice of swishing oil in your mouth—may not be bad for you, but there's little evidence that it cleans teeth and none that it can cure anything else. The Internet’s new quasi-health ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
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  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

Hives after root canal

pecosita
  • By pecosita · Posted March 10, 2014
  • Discussion in Questions · 0 replies
  • My brother has experienced horrible hives all over his body after having had a root canal done last September. Is there a solution to this nightmare? Will he ever be able to come back to full health again ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 23, 2014
  • Journal · 36 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD By John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply February 13, 2014
  • Journal · 180 replies
  • Hello everyone, Today at Inspire we’re excited to announce the launch of a new feature, and it’s one that many of you have requested -- the ability to upload photos to Inspire. You can now add photos ...

dental nerve damage

10365
  • By 10365 · Posted February 11, 2014
  • Discussion in Adult oral health · 0 replies
  • I have nerve dental implant damage for the last 17 years tried about everything I could think of. Would appreciate any kind of suggestions or discussions thanx bc ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply December 3, 2013
  • Journal · 108 replies
  • Hello everyone, As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at Inspire would like to take a moment to thank you for being part of our community. While we wish no one had to deal with the serious health issues ...

Dental Diseases and Prevention

patcrawford (Inactive)
  • By patcrawford (Inactive) · Posted November 21, 2013
  • Discussion in Adult oral health · 0 replies
  • Dental Diseases and Prevention of Them There are many dental diseases in the world. The most common ones are dental decay and gum diseases. Two other common diseases are dental erosion and dental decay ...

Ways to Clean Your Teeth

patcrawford (Inactive)
  • By patcrawford (Inactive) · Posted November 20, 2013
  • Discussion in Children's oral health · 0 replies
  • The Proper Ways to Clean Your Teeth Every day, we brush our teeth to clean them and keep them healthy. For this purpose, many companies create toothbrushes, toothpaste, and other equipment for cleaning ...

Life, Love, and the Pursuit of a Pain-free Night

Khatn
  • By Khatn · New reply November 19, 2013
  • Journal · 61 replies
  • This past week has given me a load of rows to hoe and think about. One week ago, my darling (and she truly is) 2-y-o Maine Coon kitten (don't care if she's 2, she's still my little kitten) came to me ...

hole in sinus after extraction

talithaheart
  • By talithaheart · Posted November 12, 2013
  • Discussion in Adult oral health · 0 replies
  • I hope I am posting this in the correct place. I am looking for encouragement... I have a enough horror stories running through my mind. I had two teeth pulled yesterday. My upper left molar was among ...

Can you use interdental brush insteead of dental floss for my back teeth?

Anongirl
  • By Anongirl · Posted September 28, 2013
  • Discussion in Questions · 0 replies
  • I Have a really small mouth, I floss my front upper and lower teeth which are visible, but can never use floss on my lower/upper back teeth/rearmost molars.....I .have tried to do so many times but just ...

torus palatinus removal surgery

Polly_kay
  • By Polly_kay · New reply September 26, 2013
  • Discussion in Questions · 2 replies
  • Has anyone had this surgery or know about it. I have to have it in about 2 weeks and am curious on the recovery time. I am a baby when it comes to being numb and have never taken any pain meds, so I will ...

My profile and clinics

DRMKPILLAI
  • By DRMKPILLAI · Posted September 25, 2013
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  • Dr.Pillai's Sacred Heart Speciality Dental Centre Our Mission & Vision: At Dr. Pillai's Dental Practice we concentrate on what's important to you as a patient. Professional, timely, personal and considerate ...

Rex....

deducit
  • By deducit · New reply September 24, 2013
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • Just heard Rex is back in the hospital with two more seizures and i have not heard about Harry....keep praying...Love and Prayers, Diane ...

REX AND HARRY

deducit
  • By deducit · New reply September 18, 2013
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • I COULDN'T POSSIBLY ANSWER ALL YOUR POSTS FOR PRAYER FOR REX AND HARRY...BUT I AM AWE STRUCK AT HOW MANY POSTS I RECEIVED AND HAVE RELAYED THEM TO THEIR WIVES WHO ARE SOOOOOOOOO GRATEFUL!!!!!!! AS AM ...

I NEED PEOPLE TO PRAYER FOR MY FRIEND REX!!

deducit
  • By deducit · New reply August 29, 2013
  • Journal · 42 replies
  • I JUST FOUND OUT OUR FRIEND REX HAS MELANOMA LUNG CANCER THAT HAS SPREAD TO HIS BRAIN...THEY ARE TREATING HIM WITH RADIATION...PLEASE PUT HIM ON YOUR PRAYER LIST...HE IS A GOOD MAN...WITH A WONDERFUL ...

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