Scope of MDS Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge

A branch of dental sciences, Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge includes the study of creation and placement of such artificial dentures of teeth lost due to an injury or disease. This branch of dentistry deals with the replacement and restoration of lost teeth as well as the related structures through a dental prosthesis that restores…

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Pillar Drill Jargon For Beginners

When I was starting out with pillar drills, I found all of the terms for the different parts and measurements really confusing. This article is designed to help you if you are trying to choose a drill and need to understand what all the terminology and jargon means. Parts Found on Pillar Drills Drill head…

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Pros and Cons of the Vampire Facelift

Did you see Kim Kardashian’s vampire facelift? It looked horrendous and frightening as she cried out with obvious discomfort. In the end, she indicated that it was all worth it. Would you go through anything like this if you knew more about the procedure? Why do they call it vampire face lift anyway? I guess,…

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Hard Armor Plates: Metal, Ceramic, or Dyneema

Hard body armor provides the most protection from the widest range of firearms. While soft body armor can protect against a range of handguns, hard armor plates are the most effective defense against high-powered rifles and armor-piercing rounds. Hard armor plates are available from many manufacturers, in both metal and ceramic. Which is right for…

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Cedar Shake Shingles – The Fatal Flaw

Don’t spend a dime on cedar shake shingles until you understand the “fatal flaw” inherent in wood roofing… Wood shingles and shakes go back to colonial times when they were the roofing system of choice. They are typically made from Red Cedar. The shingles are sawn uniformly, in a few standard sizes. Shakes are split,…

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