Monthly Archives: February 2017

ALZEIMERS DRUG USED TO GENERATE TOOTH DENTIN IN STUDY

Tweet ALZEIMERS DRUG USED TO GENERATE TOOTH DENTIN IN STUDY  Albuquerque dentist Research done at the Dental Institute at King’s College London discovered a new way to repair tooth decay by enhancing the tooth’s natural reparative ability with an Alzheimer’s … Continue reading

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COUGAR IN THE CORRALES BOSQUE

Tweet COUGAR IN THE CORRALES BOSQUE  Albuquerque Dentist A Corrales resident spotted large animal tracks in the Corrales Bosque, took numerous photos, and had them identified by New Mexico Game and Fish as large Mountain Lion tracks. Game and Fish … Continue reading

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PREGNANT PERIODONTAL PATIENTS MORE LIKELY TO HAVE “PREMIES” AND LOW BIRTH WEIGHT BABIES Albuquerque dentist

Tweet PREGNANT PERIODONTAL PATIENTS MORE LIKELY TO HAVE “PREMIES” AND LOW BIRTH WEIGHT BABIES     Albuquerque dentist Based on recent studies that indicate that periodontal disease in pregnant women can contribute to low birth weight and premature delivery, the American Academy … Continue reading

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CITY OF RIO RANCHO TO DROP RED-LIGHT CAMERAS, BUT ADDING FOUR SPEED-DETECTION VANS

Tweet CITY OF RIO RANCHO TO DROP RED-LIGHT CAMERAS, BUT ADDING FOUR SPEED-DETECTION VANS The Rio Rancho City Council voted to double the number of speed-detection vans from four to eight while removing red light cameras from the city. The … Continue reading

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SPOTTED RUFOUS MORPH RED-TAILED HAWK IN CORRALES BOSQUE

Tweet SPOTTED RUFOUS MORPH RED-TAILED HAWK IN CORRALES BOSQUE On Saturday, I spotted a Red-tailed Hawk that was a bit unusual for this area and time of year.  It is called a Rufous Morph Red-tailed Hawk.  It is much darker … Continue reading

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DR. CLARK OP-ED IN ABQ JOURNAL ON HB-250

Tweet The Albuquerque Journal ran this op-ed on February 8 that Dr. Clark wrote on House Bill 250 which, along with a novel management of scholarship funds, would outlaw “Play at the Pump,” Online lottery games, and Video Lottery Terminal (a.k.a. … Continue reading

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ALVARADO 4TH AND 5TH GRADERS ASK FIREFIGHTERS TO BE VALENTINES

Tweet ALVARADO 4TH AND 5TH GRADERS ASK FIREFIGHTERS TO BE VALENTINES About 100 Alvarado Elementary School students gave hand-made valentines to firefighters from the Albuquerque Fire Department. The firefighters demonstrated somewhat scary uniforms used when fighting fires and taught the … Continue reading

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E-CIGARETTES KILL LOTS OF CELLS IN THE MOUTH

Tweet E-CIGARETTES KILL LOTS OF CELLS IN THE MOUTH Universite Laval researcher Dr. Mahmoud Rouabhia’s team exposed oral epithelial cells in a laboratory setting to the vapor that is produced by e-cigarettes and found that a very large number of … Continue reading

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A NEW STUDY PROVIDES MORE INFORMATION ON LINK BETWEEN PERIODONTAL DISEASE AND RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

Tweet A NEW STUDY PROVIDES MORE INFORMATION ON LINK BETWEEN PERIODONTAL DISEASE AND RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS A study at the University of Louisville showed that periodontal disease can increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) because of an enzyme that is … Continue reading

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Eagles in Corrales Bosque

Tweet A couple of weeks ago I spotted an American Bald Eagle on the east side of the Rio Grande.  I got a picture or two shooting across the river.  He took off and headed south, and it looked like … Continue reading

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