Can virtual reality relieve pain?

(CNN)The next time you habitually search your bathroom cabinet for some pain medication, you may want to consider playing a video game first. Research has shown that psychology plays an important part in how we experience both acute and chronic pain -- and that painful sensations can be manipulated by what we think and feel. [...]

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Why use an orthodontic TAD with a collar?

The Securus orthoTAD is the only orthodontic skeletal anchor designed with a patented concave collar, and is site specific, meaning designed for a specific morphological location. This is similar to an orthopedic bone screw design. This was evaluated recently as a masters’ thesis and the findings showed a significant reduction in failure using these design [...]

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