Dr. Ezekiel J. Emanuel and Dr. Vin Gupta, Opinion contributors
Published 4:00 a.m. ET Oct. 10, 2020
The president’s health matters. But we can only speculate because his doctor has hidden behind confidentiality laws to withhold negative information.
At a minimum, there will be 3.5 months between when President Donald Trump first contracted coronavirus and when a president will be inaugurated on Jan. 20, 2021. While this seems a brief time, the world is a dangerous place. President Trump’s health matters.
What can the American public anticipate regarding his expected clinical course over this time period? The answer to this question is absolutely vital, since many survivors of severe COVID-19 pneumonia (which the president had) have experienced setbacks, hospital readmissions and prolonged intensive care stays requiring months of rehabilitation.
What we do know of the president’s current condition is informed by what has been shared voluntarily and bolstered by what’s
The first samurai swords we’re actually straight bladed, single edged weapons imported from Korea and China known as chokuto, which were later replaced with the curved blade variety at the end of the 8th Century. The name of the curved blade swords which replaced them was Tachi. The reason for this transformation was samurai found that a curved sword could be drawn from the scabbard more swiftly and provided a far more effective cutting angle.
The point of a samurai sword is called a Kissaki. This is the hardest part of the sword to polish and forge and to hand create a quality one would require an extremely skilful artisan. The value of a sword is determined largely by the quality of the point.
Samurai would use wooden swords (Bokken) for practice for safety reasons as well as for preserving their real swords from unnecessary damage.
In 1962 the Aqua Tee corporation later to be known as Waterpik came into being. Since then Waterpik has become one of the premier producers of not only water jet based dental flossing tools, but also other personal care and oral health products.
One of the most effective water flossing tools is the Waterpik Wp-100. There are many reasons why the WP-100 functions so well.
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The WP-100 is the Ultra Water Flosser. It is highly effective for cleaning and flossing many types of dental conditions. People with braces, dentures, crowns and other types of dental fixtures can benefit greatly by using a Waterpik.
When you compare the difference between the use of traditional string style floss and using the Waterpik Wp-100, studies show that water flossing is far more effective. Often cleaning difficult to reach spots around your teeth can be very hard with string floss and … Read More
Cosmetic dentistry is a combination of different procedures dedicated to enhance a person’s overall appearance to create a beautiful smile. Before you visit your dentist to discuss cosmetic dental treatment there are some things you should understand. Here are 7 facts you should know about cosmetic dentistry to help you when you are ready to undergo such dental treatment.
1. Cosmetic dentistry provides a broad variety of dental services to fit your needs and budget. This dental practice is divided into several major groups of procedures. Whitening processes will whiten your discolored and darkened teeth; dental veneers involve altering the appearance of your teeth; bonding means applying a layer to your tooth to address gaps, small chips and slight damage on your tooth structure.
2. Tooth whitening process is the most common type of cosmetic dentistry and includes laser tooth whitening, whitening gel and other whitening products which you can … Read More