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Spiritual Power of Surah Ar-Rehman
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Spiritual Power of Surah Ar-Rehman

Medical Practitioners and Scientists Prescribe a Dose as a Cure for Ailments and Life-Threatening Diseases By A Rehman It was shared by the International and National medical experts and scientists at a seminar organized by Mast Heaters at Allama Iqbal Medical College Auditorium that, Surah Ar-Rehman provides an ultimate cure for physical and psychological ailments….

Research Workshop Activity
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Research Workshop Activity

Held at Hamdard University Dental Hospital Department of Research and Innovation, HUDH, conducted a workshop based on the  “BASICS OF RESEARCH” for the enrolled House Officers, Lecturers, Demonstrators and Trainee Residents. This workshop activity was supervised by Dr. Syed Muzammil Ali Shah (Head of Department, Community Health and Preventive Dentistry). He also held a session…

Tooth Brushes Become SMART!
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Tooth Brushes Become SMART!

Electronic gadgets are constantly being developed for daily day to day activities. Electric toothbrushes are now available that connect and integrate with smartphones, just like running shoes or wrist watches. A company named ‘Kolibree’  developed a smart brush, ‘Ara’  that consists of inbuilt sensors to detect the exact position and orientation of the brush. Its…

Advances in Biosensor Technology Could Limit the Spread of HIV
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Advances in Biosensor Technology Could Limit the Spread of HIV

1.8 million people acquire HIV each year, with the World Health Organization estimating that, 1 in 5 people living with HIV do not realize they are infected. Therefore, strategies for faster and earlier diagnosis are as important as ever to limit the spread of HIV. Currently, the most common test for HIV looks for an immune…

Botox: The New Dental Treatment for Teeth Grinding?
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Botox: The New Dental Treatment for Teeth Grinding?

New research suggests that this popular cosmetic procedure could tackle another problem besides keeping signs of aging at bay: teeth grinding. Is it worth a try? Grinding and clenching of teeth during sleep is a common condition known as bruxism. Individuals with bruxism are frequently recommended by dentists to wear a mouth-guard at night. This…

Adhesives Developed To Prevent Bracket Stains on Teeth
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Adhesives Developed To Prevent Bracket Stains on Teeth

Researchers from Valencia (Spain), London (England) and Sul (Brazil) have performed research to develop adhesive materials that will prevent white stains from appearing on the teeth of people who use brackets. The white stains that orthodontic brackets often leave on teeth is a result of enamel demineralization caused by bacterial proliferation in the adhesive area,…

How Your Meds Could Make Your Teeth Fall Out
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How Your Meds Could Make Your Teeth Fall Out

You may already know that your prescription medications could be doing wonders for issues like allergies and high blood pressure, but is it possible that they may be putting your teeth at risk at the same time? A recent study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society suggests there may be a connection…

Uni Research Project Becomes Dental Care Breakthrough
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Uni Research Project Becomes Dental Care Breakthrough

Creighton’s Stephen Gross (right) and Mark Latta teamed up seven years ago to embark on a research mission that, with the help of student contributions, has resulted in a new dental technology that employs microcapsules – “water balloons” of calcium, phosphate and fluoride ions. When applied to a tooth, the sealant can re-mineralize teeth, creating…

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