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Gum Disease: Get the Facts [Infographic]

  Gum disease, also known as periodontitis or periodontal disease, is a very common illness among adults. You may wonder, “What is it? What are its causes? And is it preventable?” When plaque isn’t removed by brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits, it can become a problem. Bacteria in plaque produce toxins that can infect…
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Eliminating Household Allergens This Allergy Season

Get Proactive During Allergy Season Allergy season is that time of year when sufferers are downright miserable. Pollen, dust, mold, and other allergens are simply unavoidable during certain times of the year. But you’re not completely powerless in finding relief for those in your household who have allergies. There are steps you can take around…

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CHP: Silverado Canyon Motorcycle Crash ‘One Of The Worst Ones We’ve Seen’

SILVERADO CANYON (CBSLA) — The Orange County Sheriff’s Department has now identified the victims of Sunday’s deadly motorcycle collision in the Modjeska Canyon area. The four riders who died in the head-on crash were Regina Michelle Crowder, 48, of Fountain Valley; Jon Michael Schwarz, 50, of Tustin; David Mark Terman, 59, of Santa Ana; and Edith…
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Orthodontist Near Me

Are you searching for an orthodontist near me? We understand that a smile is an important part of maintaining good health and overall appearance. Straighter teeth do not only look better cosmetically, they also improve speech, chewing, and digestion. If you are searching for an orthodontist in Midtown Manhattan NY, Dr. Barillas and Dr. Sanchez…
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Implications of the “Wayfair Decision” on out-of-state internet retailers

On June 21, 2018, in a 5-4 ruling that overturned the 1992 decision of Quill v. North Dakota, the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of South Dakota, proclaiming that states can legally mandate that businesses with more than 200 transactions or $100,000 of in-state sales—including those without a physical presence in a state—…
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Out & About // Donna Visits the Classroom of Patrick Zartman, Torrance High School

Two weeks ago, we received a National Education Association publication in the mail. Although I have not taught in a classroom for over 25 years, I review this publication to gain ideas in which the chamber may collaborate with educational partners. As I read through this issue, I learned that May 6th – May 10th…
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Video Captures Intense Moments 2 ICE Agents Take Echo Park Mom Into Custody

ECHO PARK (CBSLA) — A local woman was taken into custody this weekend by two men dressed as ICE agents, and video has surfaced that captured intense moments as neighbors tried to intervene. The video shows the frantic moments. You can hear Alicia Rivera repeatedly asking the men to show her a “signed order” from…
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Best Toothpaste, Mouthwash, Floss & Orthodontic Kits For Braces

Braces are the answer to straighter and correctly aligned teeth. However, with wearing braces comes a whole new world of considerations for your dental health. The good news is, that if you are a brace wearer, or about to get them, then this article is just for you. We answer the question of what is…
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CBSLA The Rundown: 7/17 8am

Make CBSLA: The Rundown your Alexa Flash Briefing and listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify and Stitcher Here is a look at the top local stories for Wednesday, 7/17 at 8 a.m. Teen Killed, One Injured In Shooting At Lomita HomeOne teen was killed and a second person wounded in a shooting at a…
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The Wisdom Of Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom Teeth Contribute To Infection, Jaw Pain and Crooked Teeth Did you know that oral surgeons recommend getting your wisdom teeth removed between the ages of 17-25?! Patients in this age group typically have good overall health and experience a faster recovery time, when compared to those over the age of 30. Early evaluation and treatment…
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Applying for Disability Benefits in Louisiana

Louisiana does not have a state-mandated temporary disability program. Social Security Disability Income covers permanent conditions. The state does not have any laws providing income replacement while on leave from work. Health insurance plans do not assist with lost income. Purchase private short-term disability to replace a portion of income when unable to work because…
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Vigil Marks 1-Year Anniversary Of Death Of Trader Joe’s Assistant Store Manager Killed In Standoff

SILVERLAKE (CBSLA) — Sunday marks one year since the deadly Trader Joe’s standoff in Silver Lake. A candlelight vigil was  held at 4 p.m. at the Silver Lake Community Church in honor of Melyda Corado, the 27-year-old store manager who was killed by a police bullet during a shootout with a suspect. CBS2/KCAL9 reporter Cristy…

Invisalign vs. Braces: What You Need to Know from Our Invisalign Dentist

Invisalign: What to Know from Our Invisalign Dentist When seeking misalignment correction, it is important to conduct adequate research on your options. If you are interested in pursuing an orthodontic treatment that is discrete and offers more flexibility, Invisalign may be the best option for you. Invisalign aligners are created based on a 3D impression…
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What Does Medicare Supplement Plan F Cover?

Medicare Supplement Plan F Coverage Medicare Supplement Plan F is one of the most popular Medicare Supplement Insurance plans because it offers the most comprehensive coverage of the currently available Medicare supplement insurance plans. Medigap Plan F covers the most amount of benefits compared to the other Medicare Gap plans.  Plan F covers the ‘gap’ in coverage associated with Parts A…
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5 Things to Know About the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant American Express Card

The Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card offers Bonvoy devotees, frequent travelers and big spenders a selection of luxurious benefits. A replacement for the Starwood Preferred Guest® American Express Luxury Card since early 2019, the card is the most high-end member of the Marriott Bonvoy credit card family. How this card compares with more down-to-earth options...…
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Dr. Patrick Friend

Dr. Patrick Friend was born in Fort Knox, Kentucky and raised in Fresno, California. He attended University of California at Irvine where he played water polo and graduated with degrees in both Chemistry and Biology. He went on to earn a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Southern California. During his studies…

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LA’s Most Inspiring Stories

Every neighborhood in LA has its own vibe, style, culture and history, but what consistently amazes us is not what differentiates the various neighborhoods but rather what they all have in common.  From East LA to the South Bay (and everywhere in between) we’ve been blown away by how many creative and talented people call…

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Dental Veneers: Costs, Types, Procedures & FAQ

Introduction You may feel conscious about the way your natural teeth look.  They might not be aligned correctly, maybe a tooth is chipped or maybe the teeth are a little dull in color. A veneer is an option to those who want to take steps to improve their smile. Veneers not only allow for the…
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Remedies for Burning Mouth Syndrome

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Dentures: a guide to types of false teeth & their costs

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