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  • Bull Valley Dentistry in McHenry Treats Sleep Disturbances

    Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) occurs when the soft tissue in one’s throat relaxes, blocking the airway. The lapses in breathing can last up to one ful ...
    July 28, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • Embarrassed about varicose veins? Want to get rid of them? Find out how with Illinois Vein Specialists in Barrington, IL

    Don’t let the fear of vanity stop you. Varicose veins can be a health hazard. Some think varicose ve ...
    July 22, 2014 - 3:20 pm
  • Endodontics  & Root Canal Therapy advice from Bull Valley Dentistry. A dental office in McHenry, Illinois – Interview with Northwest Herald

    Endodontics is the branch of dentistry focused on the health of the nerves of the teeth. If a tooth is infected in the nerve or dental pulp, it can le ...
    July 22, 2014 - 8:11 am
  • Centegra Health System explains why women should schedule annual checkups

    Women who care for others should put their own health needs first to prevent heart disease. The stress of caregiving may cause a faster plaque buildup ...
    July 24, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Periodontal Care

    Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is a degenerative condition caused by bacteria in the plaque that builds up on the teeth. The first sy ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Oral Cancer Screening Early Detection of Oral Cancer is Key!

    During your dental examination, our dentists checks you neck and oral tissues for lumps, red or white patches or recurring sore areas.   Screening f ...
    July 7, 2014 - 10:41 am
  • Cardiologists treat metabolic syndrome with diet and medication

    Metabolic syndrome is a collection of risk factors that increase a person’s risk for cardiovascular disease.
    July 8, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • Bull Valley Dentistry TMJ Treatment

    TMJ can be very painful and cause many unwanted symptoms. At Bull Valley Dentistry we have solutions for this type of pain and discomfort.
    July 1, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • Finally...Dentures that look like real teeth

    For more than 40 million Americans, having to wear dentures is an uncomfortable fact of life. We often hear stories of ill-fitting dentures, dentures ...
    June 23, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Notice of Injury

    Welcome to Franks, Gerkin & McKenna, P.C., monthly series on Workers’ Compensation. Notice of Injury ...
    June 20, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Dental implants - the better option for tooth replacement

    If you have experienced tooth loss, you are not alone. According to the American Dental Association, more than 20 million people in the United States ...
    June 17, 2014 - 10:27 am
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Dental Implants & Restorations

    If you have experienced tooth loss, you are not alone. According to the American Dental Association, more than 20 million people in the United States ...
    June 17, 2014 - 1:28 pm
  • Best of the Fox: McHenry County's Best

    Through our online survey, readers had the opportunity to vote on everything from their favorite place to eat breakfast to their favorite festival to ...
    July 14, 2014 - 1:17 pm
  • Best of the Fox: Health & Wellness

    Thousands of readers cast their vote to choose the area's top businesses, including the best health and wellness spots in the county. Check out some p ...
    June 13, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • There is help for obstructive sleep apnea

    If you’ve been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea, you probably know it’s a condition that could be life-threatening.
    June 2, 2014 - 3:18 pm
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