Posts From April, 2015

Top 5 Things To Do – Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids has a lot to offer, including numerous attractions and events. If you find yourself in Grand Rapids for business or family reasons or are in need of a vacation or getaway, be sure to check out some of the many thing to do in Grand Rapids. Here are the top 5: The Great Divorce… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 30 2015

Treating Emergency Dental Injuries In Children

Most parent’s make it a priority to know how to treat or care for their children in the event of an accident, injury or emergency. You may have a first aid box under your cabinet and a list of emergency contact numbers on your fridge, but do you know what do to in a dental… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 29 2015

Grand Rapids Surveys Residents On Bicycle Safety

Bicycle accidents happy every day, and most are avoidable. Grand Rapids is hoping to cut down on the amount of bicycle accidents that occur in the area and the is currently conducting an online survey to make cycling safer for everyone. The online survey is available online until April 19th and participants can enter to… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 29 2015

Heavy Snoring, Sleep Apnea Tied To Early Brain Disorders

Snoring is a frustrating problem that many people suffer from. Not only is snoring annoying to those who sleep with or near you, it could also be bad for your health. A recent study shows that snoring and sleep apnea could lead to early braid disorders. According to the study, people who snore are much… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 29 2015

Grand Rapids Building Firm Ranked Among “Best for the World”

Guy Bazzani is the company founder and president of Bazzani Building Co, a Grand Rapids building firm ranked among the “best for the world.” Although Bazzani’s company is very successful and popular, he admits that they don’t get every job they bid on. Bazzani Building Co. isn’t the cheapest firm around, but they strive to provide… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 28 2015

Abraham Lincoln’s Michigan Connections

Abraham Lincoln visited Michigan one time during his life. In 1856, Lincoln was just a lawyer visiting Kalamazoo and campaigning for the first Republican presidential candidate. Little did he know that Michigan would play such an important role in his life and legacy. After Lincoln was assassinated, it was two Michigan cousins who helped lead… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 28 2015

Laughing Gas Shows Promise in Treating Depression

Everyone knows how powerful a good laugh can be, so it’s easy to see how laughing could treat depression. What if that laugh is gas-induced? If you have ever had dental work done, you may have been given laughing gas to help you relax and make the procedure go more smoothly. Laughing gas is actually nitrous oxide… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 27 2015

Study Finds Connection Between Mouth Disease And Heart Disease

If needed another reason to avoid gum and mouth disease, a recent study shows that people with gum and mouth disease are much more likely to suffer from heart disease as well. Bacterial infections cause mouth diseases and inflammation and if they are not treated, the disease could weaken or affect the heart. The study… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 27 2015

Electric Toothbrushes: Are They for You?

Are you still using a traditional toothbrush but looking for a way to get your teeth cleaner? An electric toothbrush may be the right option for you. Dentists often recommend electric toothbrushes to children, the elderly or anyone who has a hard time using their hands and reaching all of their teeth. Electric toothbrushes can… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 24 2015