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2012-08-27 02:25:38

ORANGE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ormco Corporation, a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced orthodontic technology and services, is advising kids, teens and teachers on ways to ensure a bright, beautiful smile for school picture day. Treating more than three million patients with Damon® System orthodontic braces--a progressive treatment that is more hygienic, comfortable and proven to improve a patient's smile in less time--Ormco's experts have shared tips to help...

Grin And Bear It - Smiling Relieves Stress
2012-07-31 09:11:00

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Smiling and laughing is said to be contagious among people. Smiling could possibly even have a positive effect on the body. Psychological scientists Tara Kraft and Sarah Pressman from the University of Kansas recently looked at the possible benefits of smiling. In general, positive feelings can make people smile but the researchers wanted to investigate whether the action of smiling led to more positive emotions. The findings...

2012-07-19 02:26:28

IRVINE, Calif., July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of The Smile Generation family recently traveled with charity: water and Jada and Will to Ethiopia to see the impact of their efforts to raise funds and awareness for water projects in Tigray, Ethiopia. The group visited with communities benefiting from new wells, saw charity: water's drilling rig in action, and spent time with villagers who are waiting for clean water. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110628/LA26910LOGO) In...

2012-07-16 02:24:31

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Parsa T. Zadeh, Beverly Hills gummy smile specialist, performs gum lift surgeries to correct gummy smiles. Gummy smiles are smiles in which too much of the gums are exposed, either because the upper lip retracts too far or because the gums have overgrown, covering too much of the teeth. In some cases, the gummy smile is caused by a combination of these two factors. This gummy smile surgery is unique because it combines traditional...

2012-06-30 23:02:53

It is often that Dr. Michael Apa travels from his New York City Office to his Dubai office to transform his patients smiles utilizing his Innovative F.A.D (Facial Aesthetic Design Method ) when designing and creating the most natural looking smiles for his patients. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 Michael A. Apa´s Facial Aesthetic Design technique performed on his patients in Dubai. With the majority of his time spent at the The Rosenthal Apa Group´s New York office, Dr....

2012-06-26 23:01:00

The teeth-whitening company opens its 10th location in the United States. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 The Smile Clinic, a company providing laser teeth whitening treatments, has opened a clinic in Portland, Oregon. The new venue, located in the northwest part of the city, a few blocks west of the Willamette River, becomes the 10th location for The Smile Clinic in 10 different U.S. cities and the 3rd in the Pacific Northwest. The Smile Clinic opened the doors of its first office...

2012-06-21 14:21:36

LOS ANGELES, June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In search of a picture perfect smile, many young stars are turning to modern new options that straighten their teeth. Actresses Ciara Bravo and Tiffany Espensen along with singer Keana Texeira are among the latest celebrities to choose Invisalign Teen -- a clear and removable option that allows teeth-straightening to go nearly unnoticed because the braces are virtually invisible. With Invisalign Teen, a series of clear aligners move teeth gradually...

2012-06-21 06:23:50

CARLE PLACE, N.Y., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With warmer weather and brighter days, summer is the perfect time to spread smiles across the nation. Whether it's to celebrate a birthday, express feelings of gratitude or "just because," there has never been a better time to connect with those who have truly impacted your life. This summer, 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLWS), the world's leading florist and gift shop, has set a goal to deliver a million smiles through its Summer of a...

2012-06-06 06:26:04

OAKLAND, Calif., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Dreyer's/Edy's Slow Churned Light Ice Cream kicks off a summer-long initiative to give ice cream lovers everywhere another reason to smile. As if more than 25,000 free scoops of delicious ice cream with half the fat and one-third fewer calories than regular ice cream wasn't enough of a reason to elicit a grin, for every "ice cream smile" photo captured and uploaded to the Dreyer's/Edy's Facebook page, $5 will be donated to Operation Smile,...

Chances Are, Your Smile Is From Frustration
2012-05-25 11:33:39

Lee Rannals for RedOrbit.com Although some people may appear to be grinning after you say a clever comment about how they gained holiday weight, a new study confirms it's merely a smile out of frustration, rather than humor. Experiments conducted by MIT researchers found that 90 percent of participants in their study actually expressed frustration through smiling. The findings could help pave the way for computers to help assess the emotional state of their users, and train those...